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The Works

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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145 King Street, London, Ontario N6A 1C3, Canada
+1 519-601-5464
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is only Burgers really here. They are a little expensive but very good quality. The bottomless fries are also a nice touch but remember it is only the fries .. not the chip style potatoes etc. The prices could be a little better because of what I got for the $17 average I probably will not go back, better... More 

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Thank Ken H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great atmosphere and wonderful burgers! What more can you ask for? Our soda was served in two-cup measuring cups and salt n pepper shakers were light bulbs. So many cool, unique touches to this restaurant. Centrally located in downtown London. Go to their website and sign up for their emails. We got a free onion ring tower and a free... More 

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Thank CiceroNYMom
London, Ontario, Canada
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ya, 15 to 20 bucks for a burger and fries and side is kinda pricey, but only if you compare it to Wendy's or wherever. So don't compare this place to a fast food joint, cuz it's not even the same market. This place has a huge variety of burger meats, toppings and inserts (e.g., goat cheese infused into elk,... More 

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Thank Jon M
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great, service was even better! They gave us expectation time for food arrivals, helped us with portions. I asked that they bring our sides out first before the burgers and that was no problem either. When one of our salads came out I noticed something on it before it got to my daughter and that tray never... More 

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Thank Eleanor S
London, Canada
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here in several occasions and it never dissapoints. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and the food is delicious. My only complaint is that $15+ for a burger and fries feels a little steep. However, in this case you get what you pay for.

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Thank Thomas V
Vancouver, Canada
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35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

These are the best burgers I have ever eaten!! I definitely recommend this place and will be visiting again next time we are in London. Mmmmm :D

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Thank harindersinghdhatt
London, Canada
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on a Friday night early. Beat the rush, and enjoyed everything again. Great service from all sides, sweet lovely server from the get-go and yummy food. We both opted for the chicken breasts, and toppings and a complimentary app of a tower of rings. Love their buns, multi grain at that! Busy atmosphere but they aim... More 

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Thank Bill D
London, Canada
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381 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I previously ate at The Works in Niagara Falls and found both the food and service to be good. We have just returned from our first visit to their London location. If anything, the London outlet is even better. The food was equally well prepared and tasty. The service was excellent. We have found our favourite London... More 

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Thank Allan H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing burgers and the poutine martini is to die for. Also the bacon aoli sauce is incredible as well.

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Thank Adam L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The ambience and the theme of the restaurant is good and intuitive. Had one of the best burgers of my life. Waiters were friendly and gave nice suggestions too. Patty was juicy and the meat was really good. Fries too tasted great here. Had a great time and food. Definitely one of the places to look into in Downtown.

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Thank Raja S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 King Street, London, Ontario N6A 1C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London
  • Phone Number: +1 519-601-5464

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?