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Foster's Inn Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
+1 519-271-1119
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“crab cakes” (21 reviews)
“steak” (59 reviews)
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American, Bar, Canadian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay at Foster's annually and have always been impressed with their breakfast. This time, we had dinner and were reminded that their kitchen is creative, imaginative and delicious. They pace dinner well to get you to your show on time.

Thank theatregoer2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

A mishap with the dinner reservation service was instantly overcome by Foster's Inn restaurant seating us at their very comfortable bar and offering complimentary drinks to soften a problem that they did not create. We were graced by welcoming staff and manager who took steps...More

Thank Howakahau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding dinner, excellent service & the best "Double Chocolate Amaretto Cheese Cake" ever. Salmon was cooked to perfection....

Thank Albert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd selected Foster's Inn as a pre-theatre dinner, and had read positive reviews. Overall it was a good experience. I must say though, I have to agree with some of the more recent TripAdvisor reviews that the service was quite slow: I don't know if...More

Thank PurrPrinThom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to come here quite regularly on trips to Stratford. Then the main chef departed to another Stratford resto (the Stratford chefs quadrille) and the quality of the food fell off. This time it was my husband’s turn to choose where to eat so,...More

Thank gailr97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here before and liked it. There is a nice patio but it tends to fill up quickly since it's on the sidewalk. The food is above average but on this visit our service was terrible. To start we waited and waited and waited...More

Thank travellerjim2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a restaurant that caters to theatre crowd, it could not accommodate on a Sunday afternoon. Food took 45-50 minutes to come out (eggs and a wrap) and the waiter was terribly unconcerned about ever coming to our table (never showed up between order and...More

Thank mominOntario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy place (a good sign) so we walked in at the tail end of lunchtime. The server was attentive, quick with the drinks and the rest of the order. When the Cobb salads came, they were freshly made to our specifications and very tasty...More

Thank Jean V
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A cut above all the other places we have had breakfast at in Stratford. Everything was excellent ,especially the oat meal . Best ever. Great service friendly staff . This is now our go to place.

Thank Donald R
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Atmosphere: Such a huge disappointment - When I made reservations I stated that it was for our anniversary. I am sure they could have made more of an effort to give us a table with a little more privacy. It was certainly not what we...More

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FostersInn, Owner at Foster's Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Hello DeAnna, I am sorry to hear your experience at Foster's did not meet your expectations. Please give me a call at 1 888 728 5555 as I would like to speak with you about your dinner. Thank you, Cheers, Craig

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Questions & Answers
July 12, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Loriszym | Reviewed this property |
You may want to contact the restaurant... You replied to my review not the restaurant ;) but I'm sure they will be able to help you with your question!
Patti G
June 10, 2015|
Response from FostersInn | Property representative |
It is too bad that Trip Advisor won't let me direct you to our website where our menus are posted. Cheers, Craig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-271-1119
  • E-mail
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