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At The Crossroads Family Restaurant Ltd.

384 Arthur St S, Elmira, Ontario N3B 2P4, Canada
+1 519-669-8117
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
384 Arthur St S, Elmira, Ontario N3B 2P4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Met friends for lunch. Those who had the buffet were satisfied. Those of us who ordered from menu were sadly disappointed. Took more than 30 minutes to bring quiche and caesar salad (both would have been mostly prepped beforehand!) and when food appeared, the salad...More

1  Thank Doris C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love eating here with my family. Best breakfast buffet anywhere. Breakfast and dinner reservation suggested during busy times.

Thank Guelphcoach
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got together with friends for a late lunch. Chose the Buffet. This was the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. The selection was limited and disappointing. Everything was severely overcooked and dried out. The vegetables were tasteless and everything was mashed. Unable to cut through the chicken with...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply not worth the price you pay for the dinner buffet. They get enough business to worry about putting more effort on the food they serve.

Thank El_Pelican
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped in here Sept. 27th (not my first time but it's been about 25 years!) Since then I have been diagnosed Gluten intolerant and eating out is pretty rare. I figured I'd be eating a salad and asked to see the...More

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read reviews on Facebook and they were really great (for the most part) and really wanted to try it out. My family got the chance to go last Saturday morning and it really lived up to the rave reviews. The buffet was filled with...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down the best buffet I've ever been to. The turnip alone keeps bringing me back when I visit the area. My sister and brother in law discovered this gem, and we're so grateful. Thank you for all you do. The lines can be long...More

Thank GyPSygurl1175
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

birthday party brunch for a family member great service excellent variety of foods very reasonable price

Thank ljensen001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was aweful and it was unnecessarly expensive. We came in at 3:18 and we're done by 4:02. On the website it says that the dinner buffet starts at 4:00pm, we finished our meal before 4:00pm and we were changed the price of the...More

Thank anissanikia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a Travel Consultant and I took a group of seniors here before we went to St. Jacobs's to see a play. Hands down the best food I have ever had, not to mention the staff are incredibly kind! Always a pleasure stopping at Crossroads!

Thank sam h
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Eric E
23 November 2016|
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Response from crossroads1996 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our restaurant. Reservations are not required however for more than 4 people they are a good idea if you want to make sure you don't have to wait. Our Dinner Buffet is $22.25 for adults plus... More
27 August 2015|
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Response from crossroads1996 | Property representative |
SpaGirls2... Thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We are not licenced to serve alcohol. If you have any further questions or wish to book a reservation please feel free to contact us. Sincerely, Anton Heimpel... More
Judy H
24 December 2014|
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Response from crossroads1996 | Property representative |
Judy, Thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We do have rooms that we can book privately. There are various ways of arranging groups with different price structures depending on whether you are paying individually or... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Arthur St S, Elmira, Ontario N3B 2P4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 519-669-8117
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A family restaurant in the heart of Ontario’s Mennonite country. Featuring homestyle cooking done on the premises. We offer regular menu dining plus daily buffets which include, soups, breads, salads, hot items, and our dessert table. WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE, bus parking & group rates available. Courteous, friendly staff serving you in a clean and smoke free environment. 5000 sq. ft. gift shop on site makes us a destination not simply a place to dine. Central for shopping, theatre, garden, or cultural/heritage tours.
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