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Russell Williams Restaurants

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20 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2B9, Canada
+1 905-634-2929
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (20 reviews)
“greek omelet” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian
20 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2B9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just pulled in after leaving IKEA and really enjoy this place. Staff was really friendly and the food was really good. The place was almost half full at 4:30pm. Couldn't help but notice all the awards on the walls. Chicken parm was the best. We...More

Thank Al K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this restaurant, been coming here for years with my kids! All the servers are very friendly and make us feel welcome. The breakfast is always delicious.

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a place to stop for a late lunch and noticed the parking lot was nearly full, so I figured must be good. It was. Nice family restaurant with all-day breakfast. Good Greek omelette and home fries. Friendly efficient service. Will be my...More

Thank Don_Falconer
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Russel Williams is one of those treasures that has been around as long as I remember - I used to go here as a kid with my parents. It hasn't changed a bit since. The food has always been great, and their prices are reasonable...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I've been going to Russell Williams for 30+ years. It's exactly what you would expect from a diner that's been around for over 75 years. Good all day breakfast If you are hungry (or hungover) this is the place to go in Aldershot. Staff is...More

Thank Jamie O
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I've come to Russell Williams for years. It's easily one of the best go-to restaurants in Burlington. The lineup can be put the door on a Sunday morning but the food is just as good in the afternoon or evening. And the homefries are FANTASTIC,...More

Thank David_G7777777
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I can't believe it's taken me 30 years to try Russell Williams. I know people rave about it. It was a good solid breakfast. Great prices, great service, great coffee. But you know - small, dated and old. You're practically eating on top of your...More

Thank MissFitz88
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Rude elderly waitress. Appears to hate her job and her customers. Food isn't bad but the tables are tiny and there's a much better breakfast place 2 miles east by the QEW called Skyway. Go there instead.

Thank Innocent_bystander
Reviewed 20 February 2017

the prices are right and the fried potatoes to die for. just go with the basic breakfast usually and it is spot on. bacon and eggs (with oodles of bacon). I still don't understand why nobody tries to compete with a GOOD, decent greasy spoon...More

Thank bjm676
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The food at this restaurant is pretty good but the service is awful. Tonight the waitress forgot to serve our salads prior to the meal. Delivered beverages when pressed after our main course was delivered and got the potatoes wrong on both our orders. My...More

Thank Jan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-634-2929
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