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West Plains Bistro

133 West Plains Road, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2C4, Canada
+1 905 333 9449
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Ranked #16 of 369 restaurants in Burlington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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82% Recommend
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English first
Burlington, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice ambiance, friendly service and superb food, the Lamb shanks are divine. Overall a great restaurant!

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Milton, ON
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My husband and I frequent the West Plains Bistro approximately twice a month It's was probably my favourite restaurant in Burlington. We have taken friends there for lunch and dinner. We have made excuses for spotty service and still returned. But today they have lost two customers. Hubby asked me where I would like to go for lunch and I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This restaurant made dining out a lovely experience. The food, the atmosphere, the staff and overall experience was excellant. I would definitely go back!

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Livonia, Michigan
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We went to the WPB for a post-internment get-together ... for coffee/appetizers .. maybe dinner if things lasted that long. Not the most pleasant of circumstances and then we arrived - a varied bunch that included gluten-free folks, picky wine people, tea-totlers ..there were just 6 of us (thankfuly, eh?) And yet, everything was wonderful. Everyone was happy. The staff... More

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Burlington, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Last Friday we took friends to the Bistro with no fear that we would have a bad meal - two people had excellent Lake Erie pickerel, another the pasta of the day - a mild curried dish, and lastly, an order of the pork tenderloin. All the meals were attractively plated and the appetizers - pates and salads - were... More

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Mississauga, Canada
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

After an 18 km. hike in Burlington, my friends wanted to have a beer. We drove around Plains Road looking for a pub and my eyes espied West Plains bistro. And what a great discovery this was! Small, clean and tastefully decorated, and it comes with an excellent wait staff. Nice ambiance. I thoroughly enjoyed the split pea soup and... More

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Burlington, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Great restaurant with reasonable prices and consistently excellent service and food. Super nice patio when the weather is co-operative.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

After some Saturday afternoon motorcycling a friend and I dropped in at the West Plains Bistro. Very clean and well appointed restaurant and not what you'd expect from outside. Exceeded expectations. I have to say that the grilled chicken on my Caesar salad was undoubtedly the best I've ever had. Salad was fresh and just the right amount of dressing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

On a dreary night this winter we decided to cheer ourselves up with a visit to this resto which we've been meaning to try for months. We were taken aback with how warm and cosy it felt and the food was superb. Wait staff were just right with their attentiveness and knew when to leave us be. So all in... More

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We needed an upscale restaurant in our section of Burlington (Aldershot) and were elated when West Plains Bistro opened its doors many years ago. I have been an on and off regular over the years and love the food, the décor and the service. We meet for drinks, lunches, dinners, meetings and any other special occasion. The staff are always... More

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