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East Side Mario's

370 Stone Rd. West, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
(519) 763-7861
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English first
Guelph, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My friend and I always go to Moxie's at Stone Road Mall for our birthday lunch...this year we arrived only to find it had closed, so we walked across the street to East Side Mario's and had a wonderful lunch...their lasagna is so good....I ate about 1/3 of the very generous portion and took home the leftovers. Good food, good... More

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Espanola, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was the closest to walk to from our hotel, we really enjoyed our meal! We both ordered new items on the menu - basa with vegetables and a stir fry dish, they're very nice additions to the menu. Food was served in a timely manner, great service!!!

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Guelph, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We enjoyed our dining in, food is worth the value and all the members specially kids enjoyed at this place.

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Doha
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We came to see our son at U of G and before heading back had dinner together at Mario's. It was full of youngsters and we seemed like the only parents around. We were greeted & seated by a very pleasant young lady. Another friendly one introduced herself and took our order. Our drinks came in very fast and after... More

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Guelph, Canada
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I used to very much like East Side Mario's. This restaurant was recently renovated, although it doesn't seem substantially different from before. The service was satisfactory, but the food has gone downhill. The Caesar salad was bland; the only things I could taste were the lettuce and the bacon bits. The pasta was rubbery and also bland. The bread was... More

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Mississauga, Canada
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

we visited this establishment for the first time and oh what a disappointment it was. We arrive the server came over relatively quickly and I asked if we'd like to have drinks we said we like to order drinks and our meal all at the same time she said no problem. Our drinks came out in about five minutes and... More

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Guelph
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It is a great restaurant to go to with the family. Their pastas are ok not great. I am Italian and find it very Americanized. My favorite is the alfredo sauce. Their salads which come with the meals are good.

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Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The renovated East Side Mario's is even better with a new, lively atmosphere. The food and service has always been first rate, as are other East Side Mario's but this one has become the traditional family celebration restaurant for special memorable events.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

our waitress took my husbands meal off the bill , which we didn't ask for, but did tell her his food didn't taste good. I feel when a waitress comes & asks how your meal is & you say "fine" then complain to everyone else, it's not correcting the problem.

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Toronto, Canada
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120 reviews 120 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Had dinner there during the week with friends; no lineup. The exterior has been redecorated and looks great; the décor inside is nice too. We think they intentionally have more noise than some other restaurants as part of the atmosphere; not everyone loves this. Our server Megan was great; prompt and helpful; I wish every restaurant would have servers like... More

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Additional Information about East Side Mario's

Address: 370 Stone Rd. West, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (519) 763-7861
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
Cuisine: Italian

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