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The Yellow Pear

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
526 Lake St | Garden City Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 4H4, Canada
+1 289-213-4240
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  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
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  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“rice wine” (3 reviews)
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
526 Lake St | Garden City Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 4H4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An exceptional experience that we can't wait to repeat. Our server was friendly and attentive. Great coffee. The music was a bit loud, there must have been a speaker near our table, but it was turned down after a couple of minutes so not a...More

Thank Kunda Park
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We were looking for a quick place for brunch and were pleasantly surprised at how delicious the food was. The portions are very generous and the service was excellent. Great selection of brunch items. My kids really enjoyed the waffles and asked for more. I...More

Reviewed June 29, 2018

The skillet has all the goodies inside, sausage, egg, veggies. The beef brisket, makes you feel manly. Perfect Perfect. Service Stellar. Cant say enough good things. Don't hesitate to make a reso for the best brunch in the city.

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend for brunch ! My husband and I shared the waffle with fruit / Nutella and the king crab leg Benny . Excellent service and great atmosphere! One of a kind in the city.

Thank Courtney D
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Nicole and Jay at the Yellow Pear have absolutely mastered the art of brunch. Their food is locally sourced so the menu is constantly changing which means you get to try something different every time. Make sure you book a table in advance to avoid...More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We completely fell in love with the Yellow Pear. We both had the Yellow Pear Skillet for brunch and everything was absolutely perfect. Jason and Nicole have truly mastered the sous-vide technique! Paul, our waiter, was excellent. It’s just the best!

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Unless you knew that the Yellow Pear resided under a defunct Korean Restaurant sign in a strip mall in North St Catharines, you could easily overlook this gem of an eatery. The owner/operators prepare and serve "brunch" Friday through Monday, while running a catering business...More

Thank Desmond C
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

May 11th we had the privilege of having our small, very intimate wedding here from beginning to end and we couldn't be happier! Excellence in every detail! The staff have the perfect balance of professionalism and warmth making everyone feel comfortable. The food was fantastic,...More

Thank TriciaAnderson
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

This was such a wonderful surprise with delicious food. Service was also great. We all had something different and enjoyed all of it. I would make sure you make a reservation as this place is understandably full.

Thank Travelhippie33
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Not one complaint. They even accommodated my 4 year old nephew! Perfection. We shared two meals to try more. Waffles and Eggs Benny. Both were unreal. Hard to decide which I liked more!

Thank Stefanie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$14
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Lake St | Garden City Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 4H4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 289-213-4240
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Yellow Pear Kitchen is the restaurant that Niagara built. Currently featuring the best brunch in Niagara. Brought to you by Jason and Nicole Sawatsky, the couple behind The Yellow Pear Food Truck and catering. The ever-changing, seasonal menu will reflect our love for what we do through the best products that Ontario has to offer. We welcome you to our home kitchen with only 28 seats. Visit our website for events and truck inquires. Renowned for creating unique culinary experiences for the most distinguished of tastes, we strive to make your dining experience memorable. Using locally sourced and seasonal ingredients, we design the perfect menu for your event. We are caterers for weddings, events, and corporate or find us at: Original Super Market in Niagara on the Lake 111 Garrison Village drive Wednesdays May 24/18-September 20/18 4pm to 9pm
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