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The Bauer Kitchen

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187 King St S | Unit 102, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1R1, Canada
+1 519-772-0790
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (52 reviews)
“duck wings” (13 reviews)
“fondue” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
187 King St S | Unit 102, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1R1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I had Smoked Salmon Egg Benedict ($17.99) and it was pretty good. However, the cup of fresh fruit was disappointing. They looked yellowish and seemed to be left in the fridge for days. They reminded me of old canned fruit. I could not eat them...More

Thank becr8ive2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had 3 people in our party, visiting from out of town. We were quite impressed with the selection on the menu, and had a difficult time deciding what to eat! 2 of us had the Sunday Prime Rib special. Quite a feast, with an...More

Thank Deanna V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled during rush hour traffic from Cambridge to Waterloo to eat here and boy, was it worth it! I booked a reservation at 6am for a 6pm reservation without issue through OpenTable. We were greeted by a smiling faces hostess who led us to...More

Thank Amber S
TheCharcoalGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Amber, Thanks so much for visiting and for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to TBK and can't wait to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Very pleasant atmosphere and our server was the best we have seen in KW area.

Thank egfamily082015
TheCharcoalGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for visiting us on Mother's Day - we're so glad to hear that it was a success!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Co-workers frequently choose Bauer Kitchen for work lunches. I went with them once and would not go back. There was nothing on the menu I could order, since I have food allergies/hypersensitivities, and I was told they would not make substitutions. I decided to go...More

Thank blue_begonia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful Saturday afternoon meal with friends. The place was bustling, but the atmosphere allowed for easy conversation. Our hostess was knowledgeable, attentive and helpful. We would love to visit once again!

Thank Direction L
TheCharcoalGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to TBK and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us enjoyed a good dinner. The place of course has excellent casual ambience, and the food was good. We had the roasted brussel sprouts and spuds which were fabulous. Also as Apps we had the corn chips and calamari which were also...More

Thank Worldwatcher
TheCharcoalGroup, Guest Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi WorldWatcher, Thank you so much for your thoughtful review. I am so sorry for the errors observed during your meal. We are aware that your visit to our restaurant did not go as planned and have reviewed with the culinary team a plan to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had been here previously before and had a pleasant experience but unfortunately today's service was horrible. I had the chicken and waffles, it was dry and tough. The tabasco/honey sauce did not compliment my meal what so ever. We hardly saw our waiter and...More

Thank Sreykalliyan
TheCharcoalGroup, Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Sreykalliyan, As the Service Manager for The Bauer Kitchen, please allow me to apologize on behalf of the entire team. The quality of food and service you received certainly doesn’t sound like the world-class cuisine and fanatical attention to detail we have become known...More

Reviewed April 8, 2018

Good food service is a little slow when you have a large group food was delicious when you receive the correct orderMore

Thank Leona M
TheCharcoalGroup, Guest Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Hello Leona, We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback on your recent experience as we take all feedback seriously. I apologize that your meals did not come out as prompt as expected. We try our best to make sure our guests receive...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Stopped in for lunch after a visit to St Jacobs Market. Fantastic ambiance and SUPERIOR service put this restaurant immediately in our favour even before the drinks and food entered the equation. Server was amazing at recommendations and accommodating requests...SO impressive. The food at brunch...More

Thank lcd44
TheCharcoalGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Bauer Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting us and taking the time to write a review! We're so happy you enjoyed the service! We can't wait to have you back again!

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Linda J K H
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Vanessa P | Reviewed this property |
I believe so.. the place is all at ground level and has a double door as main entrance.
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likewyse
December 31, 2016|
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Response from Maureen T | Reviewed this property |
On their webpage: Open New Years Day 10am-8pm Jan. 2nd is likely regular hours, but best to call to check.
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shartpc1956
July 15, 2016|
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Response from 694Forrest1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's not a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 King St S | Unit 102, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1R1, Canada
    (Allen St.)
  • Public Transportation: On the main 7 line heading to Conestoga Mall.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-772-0790
  • E-mail
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