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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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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“rice wine” (3 reviews)
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
526 Lake St | Garden City Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 4H4, Canada
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

First time here, heard about it from friends. I had the ham Benny, wife had the duck Benny with GF option. Place was almost full at 945am. Good coffee. When food came out we were taken back with large serving size. Didn't expect that much,...More

Thank John S
The_Yellow_Pear, Owner at The Yellow Pear, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The Yellow Pear is a small cosy restaurant tucked away in a strip mall. It does not have any flashy signage (the only way to find it is to read the writing in marker on the window!), but it certainly announces itself loudly by the...More

Thank Brenda W
The_Yellow_Pear, Owner at The Yellow Pear, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Brenda Thank you ever so much for waiting and returning! We really apprecaite your support and taking the time to make this review. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

No sign but that's kinda cool. Excellent, fresh, tasty and nice presentation. One of the better breakfast places I've ever been too BUT breakfast for 4 = $84 not including tip. I would go back but for only a simple bacon n eggs. If you...More

Thank Rowerboy15
The_Yellow_Pear, Owner at The Yellow Pear, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi There Thank you so much for making and review and letting us know how your experience was. We are just a tiny place trying to make food that is different, high end and using local ingredients. We unfortunately don't have bacon and eggs lol...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Me and my bf are picky eaters, but Yellow pear satisfied our taste! Food is delicious. We can not wait to come back. 5+

Thank PixiePu
The_Yellow_Pear, Owner at The Yellow Pear, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awe thank you so much! We are so happy to hear you loved your experiance. See you soon

Reviewed July 31, 2018

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 KundaPark
The_Yellow_Pear, Owner at The Yellow Pear, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there, This review made our day. Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how your experiance was, and to share with the internet. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Have a lovely day

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 courtneyd963
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 BernardB332
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
9:00 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
  • E-mail
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 events.
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