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John's Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, Greek,
1643 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario N7W 1A9, Canada
+1 519-542-9821
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Greek, Canadian, Diner
$$ - $$$
1643 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario N7W 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love the staff, so friendly. Fast service, and the food is great. Nice portion sizes, and everything was fresh.

Thank Justine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They serve great breakfast here with good peameal bacon. Anytime of the day very busy. Real home cooked food .. s good place for a Sunday morning breakfast with guests and family. Service is quick and food is very tasty...

Thank insync22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped into John's as we were leaving Sarnia after staying over night in the City. Staff was friendly, service was quick and the food was excellent. We will be back again the next time we are town.

Thank Lyle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly a great breakfast experience! We just spent three months on the road, traveling Canada and the US. We crossed back into Canada and accidentally ran into this great dining experience. The parking was easy since we are driving a 31 ft motorhome...More

Thank susanure63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for breakfast here and went with a group of 8. Seating was fast for a Sunday morning and the food was equally quick. Waitress was great. The place is famous for it's bacon, back bacon that is. I had the large omelette with jalapeños....More

Thank Al K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

John's is a great place to eat whether it's Breakfast,Lunch,or Dinner. Food is reasonably Priced and taste just like Home cooked .

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I've never had slow service or bad food at this well known diner-style restaurant. Great Canadian bacon, eggs benedict, and waffles. Pickeral is local and fresh.

Thank GreyFlyDoc
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Just doesn't seem to be the same friendly service with a smile. I have seen most, not all but most waitresses, just kinda drop the food infront of customers and carry on. Yes they still come around with the pot of coffee, but again, no...More

Thank Hugh C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My fiancee and I come here all the time for the all day breakfast. I have also tried their club and blt. Lots of food for your dollar and Great quality food! John's also has fast and friendly service. I would highly recommend John's to...More

Thank Jasmine EM T
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Everyone in Sarnia knows Johns as the go to diner on the golden mile... Lately the service is lacking as seasoned staff spend more time talking and less attention going to patrons I don't want to come into a cafe and feel like I'm inconveniencing...More

Thank SoulFood_Traveller
Leo1643, Owner at John's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

We serve thousands of guests weekly and pride ourselves on our prompt and attentive service. We apologize for not meeting your expectation on your last visit. It sounds like we may have dropped the ball but I can assure you we are committed to providing...More

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DJ Laurie B
5 May 2015|
Response from Leo1643 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. We have a gluten friendly menu with a number of items suitable for gluten free diets. The menu is available by request in the restaurant. John’s Restaurant will take precautions to ensure your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
American, Greek, Canadian, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1643 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario N7W 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Sarnia
  • Phone Number: +1 519-542-9821
  • E-mail
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