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The Works

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145 King Street, London, Ontario, Canada
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious creative burgers, kid friendly, great service

A huge gaggle of us met for a Saturday lunch, with nieces and nephews and five kids who were six and under. The staff did a great job accommodating us to two large tables, collecting everyone's orders, explaining how the burgers are cooked fresh and will likely have a bit of pink in the middle but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Bruce L
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Milton, Canada
via mobile
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Milton, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

A huge gaggle of us met for a Saturday lunch, with nieces and nephews and five kids who were six and under. The staff did a great job accommodating us to two large tables, collecting everyone's orders, explaining how the burgers are cooked fresh and will likely have a bit of pink in the middle but gave those the option... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

The Works is one of my favorite restaurants. The food quality is excellent, the staff are friendly and the atmosphere is fun. There are so many burgers to choose from. On my most recent trip, my boyfriend and I had been in Cuba for a week and the food there was terrible. We were craving a Works burger. As soon... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

The service, well it was like being served by good friends. We tried a variety of dishes, everything was simply amazing. Barbara and her staff of family and friends have real passion for creating and presenting delicious family recipes in a friendly welcoming environment.

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London, Ontario
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

From my first visit a few years back, I have been a regular customer of The Works, and have introduced many family/friends to this great place. The atmosphere is casual, fun and friendly. You feel like you are in an industrial warehouse. It's a great family environment, and works well for a group of adults enjoying a fun meal out.... More 

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London, Canada
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156 reviews 156 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Tasty burgers and friendly service. Servers have always been kind to the kids. Love the measuring cups for beverages.

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London, Ontario, Canada
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126 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I have yet to have a bad burger at The Works. They are fresh, inventive and delicious! The Puotine's are also very good. I recommend the Bison upgrade and also the Deep Fried Pickles appy.

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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I came here with my friend and have never looked at burgers the same since. Not only do they offer an incredible variety of burgers, salads, sides and shakes they also have some tasties for the vegetarians out there. The flavours and presentations of the food are on point, the atmosphere is super cool, very laid back and not too... More 

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Ontario
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52 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My wife and I love this place. We have been here at least a dozen times to date. Even if we just ate there it seems like its been too long since we have been there. When I have friends come from out of town I like to bring them here if we get the chance and all my friends... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Best burger I've ever had!!! My husband and I went here with another couple for dinner and we all left feeling very satisfied. If you're looking for a romantic atmosphere than this isn't it. But what it is, is a very relaxed and casual place! Pay attention when ordering we had to flag our waiter down after ordering to tell... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We like this place so much, we've been there twice, and we only ho to London when I have to visit my doctors! I need a place where they make gluten free food and this place delivers. Yummy burgers, filling fries and the milkshakes are to die for. Mucho yummy!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 145 King Street, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  London

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Canadian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?