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Down The Street Bar & Cafe - CLOSED

30 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3G8, Canada
+1 519-273-5886
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
14 Nov 2016
“Excellent ”
15 Jun 2016
“Definitely worth a try”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
30 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3G8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed a delicious roast beef dinner at this warm and friendly restaurant. The manager is awesome.

Thank Icetoice
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has changed hands. Down the Street was always a favourite, especially when they served an amazing calamari. It is now called The Mill Stone. We dined there on a Saturday. Staff were enthusiastic & attentive. The food was very good-- we had pork...More

Thank Liza B
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Very cool, chic- everything was outstanding! I had a cold soba noodle salad that with breaded crisp fried tofu (converted me to tofu- was going to ask without but so glad i did not) and my friend had salad with sweet potato, quinoa, black beans-...More

Thank kitchenergirl2013
Reviewed May 20, 2016

It was one fine burger. And Scott McKowan's posters were fire. Now re-opened as The Mill Stone. Changes are the only constant.

1  Thank tpaetkau2016
Reviewed March 4, 2016

Excellent food, great people watching, a Stratford playgoer's essential Stratford experience. Make a reservation!!

Thank Meg A
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went there on their Friday night date night . The restaurant was empty apart from one other table of two. We ordered two medium rare steaks that came out rare so we had to send them back. As a chef I...More

1  Thank Danny G
Reviewed February 8, 2016

They have some good meals on the menu. They also have a Date Night Menu which is a good value for two people. Service could be improved as there were few people there but took a long time to get water and drinks before ordering.

1  Thank bigfootcanuck
Reviewed January 8, 2016

Stratford is in the agrarian belt of Canada and nothing could be nicer for lunch or supper before a show at this hip bar/bistro close to the theatre. Great organic produce which tastes as good as it sounds with a contemporary Canadian menu.

Thank Lucinda P
Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our Caesar salad spring rolls salmon and moth watering desserts. We will return!!!

Thank Icetoice
Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my wife and 8 week old. They were accommodating to get us suitable seating with our young child. Tomato black bean and bacon soup was excellent, and very bold tasting coffee. Overall great experience, would recommend to anyone!

Thank Luke H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$45
American, International, Pub, Healthy, Gastropub
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-273-5886
Susan Dunfield has retired Down The Street is now under new ownership
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