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Groovy Tuesday'S Bistro

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$$ - $$$, International,
73 Collier St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1G7, Canada
+1 705-721-0302
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tenderloin” (5 reviews)
“arctic char” (3 reviews)
“parsnips” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
73 Collier St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1G7, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Was meeting a friend for dinner and she recommended Groovy Tuesday's Bistro. I had heard good reviews but never been there, so was happy to try it. It was wonderful. A small place but with a great atmosphere. Service was great, small menu but good...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant! It's a cozy well designed, comfortable space with a nice ambiance. The servers are very friendly, personable and professional. We loved the food. The scallops appetizer is absolutely delicious! The Filet and the roasted salmon also amazing! Love the open...More

Thank ericmyles
melanie b, Owner at Groovy Tuesday'S Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review! Hope to see you again soon! Melanie

Reviewed 21 January 2018

We were a group of 4, arrived at 6 and left just after 9 by our choice! We were told at the beginning that the table was ours for the night so no rushing or pressure for the next shift. We had two appetizers cheese...More

Thank Lynda F
Reviewed 3 January 2018

What more do your guests want at a wedding?! Amazing food and great drinks! Groovy Tuesday's was the perfect venue for our intimate wedding reception of 25 guests. The food is unparalleled and the staff are always cheerful and happy. A very high standard of...More

1  Thank peterkimm
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Wow! Lived in Barrie all of my life and did not know this place is what it is! I thought it was just a quick lunch time pick up place...until I went there for dinner last night! Holy moly the food was delicious! I had...More

1  Thank MaryAnn C
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My wife and I went to Groovy Tuesday's to check it out. The waitress, Stef, was very professional, pleasant and engaging. Very knowledgeable about the menu and wines available. Service was fantastic! The Chef, Sean, did a great job with my wife's Arctic Char as...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

If you are looking for a location for a 20 person family event, or for a group of your BFFs, or even an intimate dining setting, Groovy's needs to be on your GO-TO list. My daughter and her family arrived from Australia for a visit...More

1  Thank teddybearsonthego
melanie b, Owner at Groovy Tuesday'S Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review! I remember serving this bunch and it was great. We look forward to seeing you again, Melanie

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love coming here! The ever changing menu full of flavour and mouth watering amazing!

1  Thank Kristy S
melanie b, Owner at Groovy Tuesday'S Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words! So glad you enjoy us! Melanie

Reviewed 18 August 2017

The atmosphere was quaint, food was fantastic! creative and delicious.. would highly recommend the scallop sandwich as an appetizer (not sure why it's a sandwich as there is no bread) however it was the best scallop ap I've ever had.. lovely waitress with great service.

1  Thank luvgreatfood2017
Reviewed 8 August 2017

As someone relatively new to the Barrie area, Groovy Tuesday's has quickly become one of my favourite places to go for a good meal. The food is absolutely top shelf and the staff is very friendly. I can't possibly be effusive enough in my praise...More

1  Thank Curt S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Collier St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 705-721-0302
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Groovy Tuesday’s Bistro is a serene and understated oasis in the heart of downtown Barrie. The open concept kitchen enhances the memorable dining experience in the intimate 30-seat dining room adorned by local artwork. Groovy Tuesday’s reputation is built on its food, but cemented by a strong commitment to service. Attentive, sensitive and knowledgeable, the dining room staff is dedicated to upholding the highest standards. Because of the restaurants unflagging commitment to the best possible and locally produced ingredients, menus at Groovy Tuesday’s are written seasonally and are accompanied by a wine list which offers a wide range of exclusive labels by the glass. Groovy Tuesday’s Bistro will offer catering solutions for your special event, whether it is at your home or at the restaurant. The restaurant is available to be booked exclusively for private functions of twenty or more guests.
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