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West Plains Bistro

133 West Plains Road, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2C4, Canada
+1 905 333 9449
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English first
Ancaster, Ontario, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 NEW

This intimate little bistro serves a wonderful variety of fresh and innovative food. Ambience is soothing. Chef will customize dishes to suit people with allergies or food preferences and there is something for all on this menu. We love the Mushrooms on toast and the Moroccan Shrimp. The salads are fresh and lively with beautiful ingredients. Lovely selection of wines.... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

(love the waiter!) Love the early-bird special! Perfect cozy place with delicious meals .. only one regret .. that it's 4 hours away from home.

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Whitby, Ontario, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

After spending a few hours at the Royal Botanical Garden on a chilly December afternoon, my friend and I decided to stop off at the first decent looking restaurant we could find. It was the West Plains Bistro. What a treat! She had the pasta special of the day with the soup of the day and I had the chicken... More 

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Simcoe, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We were a recent group of 8 for our annual Christmas lunch. We went on a Friday so it was good to have a reservation. The restaurant is not overly large, but it is very nicely decorated (and NOT over-decorated for Christmas as you see in so many places) with a polished yet relaxed ambiance. The menu has good variety... More 

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BURLINGTON
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My girlfriends and I were out to do the Burlington Hamilton Christmas House tour and stopped for lunch at the West Plains Bistro. This was a Saturday afternoon. It wasn't to busy when we arrived. We placed our order and we received nothing for over half an hour. When I got my tea I asked for milk it took forever... More 

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Eyeraa, Owner at West Plains Bistro, responded to this review

I am sorry you were disappointed with the service. I agree, that was not a great day for service at the bistro due to unfortunate circumstances of my scheduled staff being sick that day and a commitment at the Burlington Art Centre Soup Bowl event which two staff had to attend. I was left solo that day, and I was... More 

Burlington, Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Eight of us went for lunch to celebrate 2 birthdays( Female). The restaurant selection was made by one of the birthday people. Parking is tight so had to park on the street. The restaurant is small & saw one foursome turned away, presumably no reservation. The menu is quite extensive, but I would say has more appeal to females than... More 

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Burlington, Ontario
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Some things in life are appealing because they live up to your expectations, and that's they need to do. The West Plains is like that - just the right size, just the right ambiance, just the right menu and all of that. Dave is our favourite waiter and we usually enjoy the mussels and salmon. Plus they serve really good... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

Each time we've been to this restaurant our experience has been very pleasurable. The menu offers a selection of something for everyone. The food is well prepared, cooked to order and plated beautifully. The service is always top notch and willing to accommodate. Our latest visit, everything, from appetizers through to dessert and coffee, was excellent. Except for the French... More 

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Mississauga Ontario
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74 reviews 74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

My friend and I have been to this restaurant a number of times over the years, and it never disappoints. A friendly well decorated restaurant, with good food and lovely red house wine. They have a very nice selection of appetizers main courses and desserts. I had the chicken pot pie with a salad, although it does come with lovely... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My husband and I ate there last night and had a very nice meal. We both started with the onion soup which was okay. The cheese and bread were good. The soup was a little too sweet and greasy for me and I am not a fan of rosemary. We also had the Rustic Caesar Salad and the mushrooms on... More 

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Address: 133 West Plains Road, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2C4, Canada
Phone Number: +1 905 333 9449
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington

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