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Olde School Restaurant

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Hwy 2 W & Powerline Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5L8, Canada
+1 519-753-3131
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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Dunnville, Ontario, Canada
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to experience this establishment my review cannot possibly do it justice. Great food selection, interesting flavours. Incredible wine selection.

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Thank J3r3my72
Toronto, Canada
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good choice if you want a unique location: like the name says, an old school house. The food is tasty, the portions big. Extensive menu, with some Greek specialties. They have a very good buffet on Sundays. Definitely recommended for get-togethers and group celebrations in a special setting.

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Thank CityCountryMouse
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The very best and most relaxing meals you can have! The owner Gus is very friendly and makes sure everything is is to your satisfaction. The waiters are very attentive but do not bug you every five seconds all in all a very pleasant experience!

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Thank Elizabeth A
Mississauga, Canada
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89 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Service was slow and food is average at best...we definitely won't be back. Much better options in Brantford.

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Thank Teena M
Vienna, Virginia
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220 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My sister and husband had been here before and when the time came for a centrally located place in Southwestern Ontario for a special family occasion, the Olde School came to mind. We arranged a private room for a party of 12 and enjoyed the charm and privacy with excellent service from Lenny. The atmosphere is very unique and enjoyable... More 

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Thank travel-here-there
Brantford, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you want to be treated with the best Waite staff this is the place to go. Steak and prime rib cooked to perfection and seasoned nicely. Decor is dated but goes well with the one room schoolhouse it used to be. The queen has even dined at The Olde Schoolhouse. Picture hanging around some of which are from when... More 

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Thank Berneice M
Brantford, Canada
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

It is an amazing place for a romantic dinner. Not big portions and pricey but excellent food and a great evening out for a special occasion. They have a great Sunday brunch as well for a special occasion with the family or just you and a friend or partner for a late Sunday meal

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Thank caryvey63
Langton, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Our meal was good for most of us. Two of our party had seafood pasta and were ill the next day. Everyone else was good but we all had steak, prime rib or chicken. We were there with a bunch and the waiter totally messed up our bills. He did a good job otherwise. Nice vintage ambiance. They did not... More 

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Thank fcschon
St. George, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Went for our anniversary, they brought a special dessert, food was ok, not great for the price. Thought the ambience would be interesting, but ended up not to our taste.

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Thank Hjholding
Woodstock, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I had a meal with 2 other people, I ordered the rib steak. The beef was very tender but tasteless. The vegetables, were far overcooked. certainly not worth the money. Desert of cake was yummy. Service was excellent. My other two companions were quite satisfied with their pork rib meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 2 W & Powerline Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brantford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-753-3131

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