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US$8 - US$16
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Bar, Canadian, American, Pub, Gastropub
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed March 6, 2020

Recently we went to Billy’s Taphouse for supper. We had been there a number of times before. Food has been decent and filling. This most recent visit I had ordered the pickerel dinner. I was very disappointed in the quantity. The dinner was $18.00 and...I received a small spoon of coleslaw plus a cup of fries and three small strips of pickerel. The meal was the size of a kids or seniors meal. Very disappointed. We left and I was almost as hungry as I was when we went in. I had to go to get a burger at fast food to get full enough. I’m not a huge eater either. Pretty sad when you spend a fair amt of money on a meal and you leave hungry. Never going back.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 15, 2020

We didn't mind to spend the 63.00 for two take out rib dinners because it was Valentines Day and we wanted good food. Joke was on us! the ribs were complete grizzle....and they came with a box of fries. period. we know good ribs and...these were not from that neighborhood. overpriced low quality is all i can say - we won't make that mistake twice.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 1, 2020

Sat 20 minutes and watched everyone around us get served drinks and food....food looked great but wouldn't know how it tastes since we didnt even get a menu

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed November 25, 2019

Me, my husband, and a couple of friends went out for dinner at Billy's last night. It was our first time going since they revamped the menu, and now we can't wait to come back! We all tried something different for dinner, and everyone's meal...was fantastic!! My husband's mushroom Wellington was especially well done - simply to die for. The atmosphere of the restaurant was very welcoming and comfortable and our server, Diedre, was very friendly and helpful :) I also had a cocktail called the Bang-Ladesh, and THAT was great, too. We left VERY satisfied, and will be returning!More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2019 via mobile

Was very pleasantly surprised to find fantastic food and service at Billy's. Great relaxed warm atmosphere and the food was dynamite! Burgers were outta this world Would definitely go again but will be sure to call for reservations

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

We absolutely love Billy's.. From their collection of craft beers, to the locally sourced food, including their own veggie and herb garden outside, everything just tastes so fresh. And their fries are amazing.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

Recommendations came from a current Billy's employee (Sid-san) who has a deep passion @ an early age for preparing and enjoying good / wholesome food. We met this honest, respectful and enthusiastic young man while he was working his 3rd job at our favorite Sushi...place. We invited another couple and ventured out. The drive was much less than we all anticipated - especially from Lakeshore / Tecumseh area. Service was perfect. Very attentive waitress offered suggestions on local wines and beer flights. Atmosphere was lively, comfortable and clean. Nice to see the full size garden growing next to the front door with everything you would need to supply a small town. Friends had the perch (that I sampled) and found them to be excellent - just lightly dusted. They merry'd those up with a strawberry balsamic salad A must try is the charcuterie board with deep fried egg yolks (Sid highly recommended these), some nice spicy salami and cheeses. A few local red and whites to choose from. The chicken tacos w/pico de guayo were superb - the only issue was my pickerel but it was my issue not Billy's. If you prefer thick beer batter this is for you. The filets inside were perfect with lemon and the home cuts fries were DELISH. Overall we would go again - maybe the lamb shank or one of their famous burgersMore

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere good selection of locally sourced ingredients and craft beer great clubhouse sandwiches with spicy fries with cheese and hot peppers with good service

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

This is a bustling place even for a late lunch. The staff is friendly, although easily overwhelmed by the demands of some regulars. As non-regulars, we had to wait quite a while before placing our order, just because, our waitress was busy cleaning a table...for people who wanted to sit by the window when there was a clean and free table available near the bar. The menu is typical bar food, with very few vegetarian or vegan options outside of the salads. I made the wrong choice, I went with a soup and salad combo. The spinach soup was extremely watery, with plenty of broth but very little spinach. The salad featured too many caramelized apples, which tipped the sweetness scales into oversweet. I don't like ordering something that I can do better at home. Otherwise, my partner really enjoyed his sandwich, which he said, he would not be able to reproduce at home. All in all, it was a very good experience. I guess I just made the wrong selection.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

enjoyed a nice business lunch, good food, reasonably priced. Waitress was very pleasant and food came fairly quickly.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Billys Taphouse is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4