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Spencer's at the Waterfront

1340 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1B1, Canada
+1 905-633-7494
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (143 reviews)
“steak” (69 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1340 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1B1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I never like to give out a negative review, however , this is the time to express the disappointment. I have no idea, if they are under a different owner or management, but despite the location , they have little to offer. Menu - very...More

Thank Blissalways
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited this restaurant many times for brunch and were never disappointed. The brunch has a great selection of seafoods, meats, cheeses, sweets and breakfast items. However, we visited last night for dinner and it was extremely disappointing. Our bill before taxes and tip...More

Thank hollylynrussell
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There were twelve of us having a Christmas brunch, since we aren’t able to get together on Christmas Day. The venue has a picturesque view of Lake Ontario. We were in the left side of the restaurant which is mostly for large groups like ours,...More

Thank linda_tiacat
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped over for a night in nearby Hotel on way to Niagara for anniversary trip. Booked a table online which was just as well as it was busy (Thurs night)..really nice vibe. This place can be as dressy or smart casual as you like and...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night we celebrated my parents 50th wedding anniversary. I did plenty of research to find a great place that had the food, ambience, and flexibility we were looking for. Spencer's on the water front more than delivered. We honestly couldn't have asked for better...More

Thank PondhillFarm25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here several times and the food was disappointing this time. Usually a great place. This time ok.

1  Thank sonya p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with family visiting from Germany. I think it would be nice if Sunday brunch pricing had two options one with and one without alcohol but options offered in the brunch were impressive With lots of seafood options. Service was also attentive and location very...More

1  Thank Cdn_Stouffers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shared an anniversary dinner at Spencer’s at the Waterfront. We were seated in a both by the windows with a wonderful view of the lake, the Skyway and the lights beyond. Quiet music played in the background, creating a peaceful and romantic atmosphere. The environment...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Spencer's for Brunch on a Sunday. We knew that it was a bit pricey but we wanted to treat ourselves on this particular weekend. The restaurant itself is so beautiful and comfortable. We had a nice table at the...More

2  Thank MsLSCanada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to go to Spencers for dinner as we could walk there and hoped that we would love it. We arrived at the restaurant and it was beautiful and clean with very nice welcoming staff. They sat us down at a window table with...More

1  Thank lovetotravel2005
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Questions & Answers
5 September 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.
2 July 2016|
Response from Ina_31 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in front of the restaurant, which is free after after 5, or 6 pm.
4 June 2016|
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Response from Anton P | Reviewed this property |
Bring your wallet. Bring your wife's too. Very high.
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1B1, Canada
    (Brant Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-633-7494
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