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Spencer's at the Waterfront

1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
+1 905-633-7494
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (159 reviews)
“steak” (75 reviews)
“salad” (70 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten at this restaurant several times. In the past the food was always good, although terribly overpriced. Recently I ate here with a group of friends; and I am sorry to say that the food was terrible. I had a hamburg (a simple...More

Thank Carole P
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love variety of foods that covers breakfast and dinner, as well as fish, you will absolutely LOVE Spencer's for Brunch....Service was amazing, the food was done to perfection, and the set up was well to do, with out missing a beat, great location,...More

Thank Nuccio61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice location! Right on the water so beautiful. Very busy but they managed to provide adequate service. Enjoyed an excellent beef melt with homemade fries. Will be back for dinner soon.

Thank WineAndDine155019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a special birthday celebration. Calamari and crab dip were good. Two people ordered the halibut off the specials and was very good. However two of us ordered the chicken special. Was expecting great things as they know the farm the chicken came from...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

VODKA CAESAR $12 CALAMARI $15 garlic dipping sauce was very thick and pasty, calamari was coated in flower, large amount of fried flower bits on plate, sausage was over fried and hard ORECCHIETTE $27, pasta was very dense and dry, forgot to include the sausage,...More

Thank Wanda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there recently on a business trip with a number of colleagues. The appetizers were delicious (shared a number including calamari which was fantastic). Had the steak for dinner, which was great, but a number in the party had the fish (of which there were...More

Thank TheGTDudeAbides
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated my wife's birthday here with 15 guests for Sunday brunch. Excellent value & quality food items on buffet table area. Plenty of hot meats, seafood, salads, breads & breakfast items replenished often. All guests agreed their Sunday brunch was amazing, I'm sure regular daily...More

Thank TonyM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been for brunch a few months ago and it was very good but I didn't have a good vibe when I made a reservation for a birthday last week. When we arrived they wanted to seat us right beside the bathroom in the...More

Thank kelownaresident1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here before and it now seems as though it is all about money. 4 of us ordered steak and portions were small. I actually had to get a hamburg when we got home as I was hungry. No way after eating a...More

Thank timkings
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a gray day but all the glass looking out to the lake brightened the mood. Service was efficient and helpful by Frank D. Burger was excellent as were the tacos. Nice selection of beer and apparently the sangria was good also! We enjoyed...More

Thank RTravelExperiences
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John L
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't believe so.
John L
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Wanda C | Reviewed this property |
shoes and shirt required.
September 5, 2017|
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Response from Anne C | Reviewed this property |
They do have a separate room that could be used for a private party. I have never attended a cocktail party there but they may do them. Beautiful view for any type of gathering. Check with the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
    (Brant Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-633-7494
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