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390 Brant Street (At Elgin), Burlington, Ontario L7R 4J4, Canada (Elgin Street)
We are just Steps Away from the Burlington Downtown Transit Terminal
+1 905-634-6275
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations
Description: SB Prime is a modern interpretation, menu, decor and service, of the great...
SB Prime is a modern interpretation, menu, decor and service, of the great steakhouses of the 20th century. All of our steaks and entrees are prepared to order and garnished simply. We offer a selection of unique and seasonally inspired sides for you to choose from to complement your entree. Our professional staff is pleased to provide an exceptional level of service to ensure you fully enjoy your dining experience. Take advantage of our private dining room for a more intimate dining experience. SB Prime is a modern, 'come as you are' restaurant and bar focused on delivering a high quality, dining and entertainment experience in downtown Burlington
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Visitor rating
  • 75
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Date Night Spot

Friends of ours suggested a night out at SB Prime...we accepted! From the website, it kind of looked like a steakhouse chain restaurant. When we arrived, I was totally shocked. Located right in the heart of Burlington, it is centrally located and has a nice, large patio. Walking in, you enter... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Greg M
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
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130 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Friends of ours suggested a night out at SB Prime...we accepted! From the website, it kind of looked like a steakhouse chain restaurant. When we arrived, I was totally shocked. Located right in the heart of Burlington, it is centrally located and has a nice, large patio. Walking in, you enter the bar area with a few high tables, a... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Incredible venue, location and food, only outdone by the attentiveness of the staff! We hosted a Canadian reception after returning from a destination wedding and chose Prime. The numbers grew to just over 50 which was a tad too many for the room, but the professionalism exuded by Paul, Jenn and Sydney the Chef to put this event together made... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The restaurant has live music every weekday evening from, I think, 4 to 7. It provides a very pleasant background to go with fine food. While the prices, especially the wine, are not inexpensive, they do have a number of half or reduced price deals which bring the cost within reason. In fact the happy hour from 4 to 6... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very disappointed, the place looks good from the outside I was expecting to pay good money for a good food and service, but I paid good money for a terrible experience I usually don't make reviews but this place deserves to be in my list of the I won't be back ever the only good thing was the wine, there... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I hosted 25 clients here the first week of March. The room was excellent for my group, the food was very tasty and the cost was very reasonable. The mirror even turns into a TV which worked perfectly for out power point presentation . I will be using this venue again. Oh and the staff were amazing .

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Burlington, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We visited this restaurant for the Taste of Burlington. As it was not too busy, we were looking forward to a leisurely meal. Instead, we felt rushed. Our appetizers arrived before our before-dinner drinks. Our waiter checked to see if we were still working on appetizers (we were) and he turned around and brought our mains anyway. We finally had... More 

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Burlington, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We had a great lunch, food came quickly, service was good. The food tasted great and they had generous portions. We had the taste of Burlington menu, the starter salad was big and the mains were tasty.

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Hamilton, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

With friends we often enjoy happy hour at SB Prime, so we decided with a group to have a dinner..... 3 out 6 did not think our dinners were good. My steak was tough and cold, almost precooked and the slapped on the grill before serving..... very disapointing. I guess we will stick with happy hour.

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Burlington, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Very good food. Main drawback was the poor service - felt like we got a trainee. Overall compares well to the other restaurants in the area for quality vs price.

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13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The reason we visited was we were given gift certificates to use at this restaurant. Friendly staff but thats as far as it goes. Bad experience with the steak, not a good piece, not cooked right! Just bad! Value for cost of food is poor. Cost of steaks at $33.00 for entree with no sides. Sides are $7.00 plus Re:... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 390 Brant Street (At Elgin), Burlington, Ontario L7R 4J4, Canada
    (Elgin Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are just Steps Away from the Burlington Downtown Transit Terminal
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-634-6275

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 40
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Continental

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Doing business, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic

Description

SB Prime is a modern interpretation, menu, decor and service, of the great steakhouses of the 20th century. All of our steaks and entrees are prepared to order and garnished simply. We offer a selection of unique and seasonally inspired sides for you to choose from to complement your entree. Our professional staff is pleased to provide an exceptional level of service to ensure you fully enjoy your dining experience. Take advantage of our private dining room for a more intimate dining experience. SB Prime is a modern, 'come as you are' restaurant and bar focused on delivering a high quality, dining and entertainment experience in downtown Burlington
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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