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Downtown Bistro & Grill

441 Elizabeth St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2L8, Canada
+1 905-639-7577
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“risotto balls” (5 reviews)
“brie” (10 reviews)
“seafood crepe” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
441 Elizabeth St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2L8, Canada
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Small restaurant, but a wonderful dining experience! The food is delicious! The waitress Tori is a delight! This will be our “go-to” restaurant for sure! We highly recommend this fine dining place!

Thank gorbea2018
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The food at this little restaurant was very good, despite being lukewarm. When we asked our server at what time the restaurant closed that evening (it was New Year’s Eve), he replied “as long as it takes you to eat your food”. Throughout the meal,...More

1  Thank ontheroadK
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant looks like a small house with only about 10 tables, but if you are able to get in, the food is outstanding. We started with the risotto balls; 3 good sized pieces, followed by the seafood pasta and stuffed chicken entrées. We shared...More

Thank C_Black76
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Amazing comfortable quaint restaurant in the heart of downtown Burlington. Staff were amazing - selection of food and wine was phenomenal. I’d recommend this venue to anyone :)

Thank 900lauriem
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Have been to this small Bistro many times and it is a small, intimate setting to enjoy great food from a varied menu. In good weather you can sit outside on the patio. It is very quaint and reminds me of a small European establishment...More

Thank Ron3362
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I recently went to this restaurant with some work colleagues and we really enjoyed it. Our server was excellent and the atmosphere was very nice. I ordered the special - cabbage rolls and I found that they needed a little more flavour (ie. spice) also...More

Thank DMcDonell
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I hadn't heard about this place until checking TA yesterday. There's a reason it is one of the top rated restaurants in Burlington. We received great service and the food was top notch! Tuesday nights are half price apps which was a bonus. We shared...More

Thank SoxFan08
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We go there a few times a year for a nice meal, we've brought friends there too and everybody loved it! I love the pecan crusted chicken, it is my favourite chicken dish at any restaurant.

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We had an excellent lunch in this charming restaurant. The service was friendly and attentive without being overly so. We had lots of time and the waitress did not hurry us in any way. I had a seafood crepe which was totally yummy. I am...More

Thank Ann I
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were visiting town and looking for a non chain restaurant for dinner. We stumbled upon this place and it was lovely. Great food, nice atmosphere and quaint.

Thank Kay B
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29 November 2017|
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Response from Ann I | Reviewed this property |
no this is a small bistro for dining
Josh S
23 November 2017|
Response from Elisa08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Josh , I would suggest going to their website and taking a look at their Menu . Its all there and you can see for yourself to get an idea as to what is Gluten Free or at least what can be prepared Gluten Free for you . I... More
31 May 2017|
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Response from MikeL322 | Property representative |
Yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 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.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Elizabeth St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-639-7577
  • E-mail
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