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The Works

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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The Works is a full service, licensed, casual dining restaurant chain with outdoors work themes. The restaurant’s main menu feature is burgers
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Service was good Many burger choices almost to many but very good and some very different selections. Takes a very long time to decide. However the burgers are great. Had wrecking balls to start cheese balls wrapped in bacon. Very good the dip it was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Henry H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my kids and their friends while downtown. All 5 kids (ages 5-11) ordered from the kids menu. All got the milk shakes (8 oz) in various flavours including chocolate, cookies and cream, and strawberry banana. They were a hit. Some kids had...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JeanDoots
Reviewed June 23, 2018

I love how The Works have experimented with all additions of items never seen on a burger before. Now at our home bbqs, thanks to The Works, our condiment selection has new items, for example, peanut butter. Great atmosphere, great service, it is a must...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank frances159
Reviewed May 22, 2018

The sky is the limit for options on toppings for your burger. The menu is a bit overwhelming and busy for the person who just wants a good old fashioned burger. You can have it any way you want, however and do not need to...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rmpaul1
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Funky burger joint, fun decor, excellent service, crazy menu full of creative options, delicious huge burgers, great fries and onion rings, all pricey, but fun for us as a treat.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BlackMareFarmer
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Fantabulous, stupendous, splendid, friendly, unique , Variety, atmospheric ,winelicious .....that is all!!!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Granny S
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Good burger and fries. Fries could been a little crispier.. ordered a side of their house dipping sauce which was very good but at 2.50 a little overpriced for the small container.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank CityHopper1010
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Wow, at long last we have experienced the delight of the Works! The restaurant is well located on the Main Street of Downtown Guelph. It is extremely well run, well laid out, and beautifully maintained. The decor is very interesting, the service excellent, and the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Robinwayne
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Always good food at this location. I went to one in downtown Toronto and they gave me the absolute worst experience I have had at any Works, so it was refreshing to go to this one! Very good and unique meals.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank DorisTheExplorer
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

After an event went for earlyish dinner. Good thing we did as lineup formed just after we were seated. First time there, so many burger options. Had a Brie burger and a Hipster. Both were fantastic. Bacon relish especially good. Fries like chipwagon chips, delicious....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Keith M
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