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Russell Williams Restaurants

20 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2B9, Canada
(905) 634-2929
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Ranked #49 of 373 Restaurants in Burlington
Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Burlington, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

if you want not to eat here ask go see the kitchen, if a steak hits the floor is considered seasoning, i wonder what is the offering they provide to the local health inspector

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Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Have been going to Russsell Willliams since 1966. Hasn't changed too much in that time. Still go once a month with a bunch of friends for breakfast. Still by far the best and most reasonable breakfast in town and I have tried many elsewhere. Portion are generous. Standard breakfast includes bacon, eggs, home made fried potatoes and toast as well... More 

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Burlington, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Growing up in burlington, my family and friends would go to Russell Williams every Sunday. I loved this restaurant then and I still lvoe it now. Their breakfast is so delicious. Its fair priced and the portions are large. Although sometimes the staff can be a little forgetful they are very friendly. Recommend this place to anyone looking for a... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Generally, when meeting up with 14 people in a restaurant you fear the worst. SOMEONE will not like the service, the food, the tables, the decor, the washrooms, etc, etc. BUT in this case, there was not ONE single complaint. Right from the start, our server, Diane, was attentive, personable and willing to help in any capacity. As a previous... More 

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Hastings, NZ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is a very popular restaurant for locals in the Burlington area who just want to have a huge breakfast in a very very casual environment. The restaurant hasn't changed in 50 years - arborite tables and chintzy wallpaper and faux wood panels but nonetheless is a reasonably comfy environment. The food is what you would expect from a place... More 

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Burlington, Canada
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

They have a really old fashioned hamburger that hits the spot. Nice sesame seed bun, perfect fried crust on the burger and good coleslaw and decent French fries. Only thing that needs improvement is their coffee.

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Windsor, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We were only in town for a short while and had a little time to kill and our cab driver recommended this place for breakfast. It was delicious and generous and our server was a delightfully chippy Scottish lady who took great care with us. If you're in Burlington and looking for a great breakfast I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Toronto-ish
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stopped in the other day to have lunch at Russell Williams in Burlington. As mentioned by many previous reviewers, the restaurant hasn't changed inside since the '70's. We had 4 people at our table and everyone was full to the brim when we left. I had the Julienne salad that was absolutely delicious served with off the roast turkey, ham,... More 

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Two of us had a great meal and great service. I had the chicken parmesan special. Vegetables were just right, not mushy. French fries were golden and crispy. The chicken was juicy and yummy too. Good coffee. Quick service. Friendly staff. We went back again in the morning and had breakfast too.

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Calgary Alberta
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71 reviews 71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Since 1932! That's pretty impressive in an area of southern Ontario that's seen unbelievable changes over the last 82 years. Having grown up in the area and now visiting the Burlington area from time to time over the years - it's great to see a landmark that hasn't changed. In fact you can rely on good old fashioned food and... More 

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Additional Information about Russell Williams Restaurants

Address: 20 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2B9, Canada
Phone Number: (905) 634-2929
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm

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