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Shirley's Bayside Grille

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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150 Dunlop St E | E. Unit 102, Barrie, Ontario L4M 6H1, Canada
+1 705-735-0035
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Ontario, Canada
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110 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

We've been to Shirley's many times in the past and it has been consistently good. This time we were lucky to have great live entertainment, which happens every Friday. For Barrielicious they have the same menu as other years, which is a good value and the service is always friendly and efficient.

1 Thank Lsabina11
Toronto, Canada
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Always love the food at Shirley's! The challenge is now that we've had to go gluten free and there's almost nothing on the menu that is gluten free, other than a salad. Would love to have Shirley's change up her menu a bit to accommodate those with food issues. Using corn starch instead of flour can be an easy fix... More 

Thank Christine B
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Small party of 12... great time!! Lamb was delicious Steak blue fantastic Calamari amazing Great staff great wine phenomenal food.

Thank Chris L
Guelph, Canada
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I came here for lunch with a group of family and friends for the first time having never heard of or been here before and I was pleasantly surprised. The menu is small and seemingly expensive, until our meals arrived and the portion sizes were HUGE. I find that a restaurant that has a smaller menu tends to have higher... More 

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Innisfil, Canada
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The supervisors took me out for my 65th birthday! What a lovely place too! I had the special which was cauliflower soup (Homemade) and Quiche! Very yummy!!

Thank Viv M
Barrie, Canada
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The escargot was fantastic! It's served in a puff pastry and quite delicious.... Very HOT though so lift the pastry lid to let it cool before you indulge. I had the pickerel served with a house salad and poached pears on top. It was quite lovely, although there were little bones in the fish but the waitress DID warn me... More 

Thank Tamara_Stew
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This was our first time here. I had read great reviews and wanted to try something different for a change. We both ordered steaks and I have to say that mine could have been better (strip loin), a little underdone and it certainly wasn't as tender as I was lead to believe. My partners ribeye was better though. The caesar... More 

Thank dianamc62
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We showed up at Shirley's expecting a burger 'grill'. I was pleasantly surprised by the menu and atmosphere. We sat outside, which has a different menu than inside (though our waitress was kind enough to offer me the indoor menu as we were first-timers). The wine special was too good to pass up. The margherita flatbread was nice. The steak... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We came as a group to Shirleys for a friends birthday celebration. After living in Barrie my whole life, I had heard good things about it and was excited to try it for myself. However, i did not leave impressed. The patio/bar menu had a special on for $6 appetizers. Everything looked good, excpet for the fact that every single... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Shirley's has a very good happy hour for the summer months July and Aug.We stopped by last week to give it a try and we throughly enjoyed the experience .The apps on offer where excellent as were the Martinis. Sadly it soon ends for the season,but we will go again for sure ,great value for $. Lynn Barrie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Dunlop St E | E. Unit 102, Barrie, Ontario L4M 6H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-735-0035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?