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5195 Magdalen Ave, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3N9 , Canada (Ellen Ave.)
289-292-0005
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5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Located in the Sterling Inn & Spa in the heart of Niagara Falls AG...
Located in the Sterling Inn & Spa in the heart of Niagara Falls AG Inspired Cuisine serves regionally and seasonally inspired cuisine. This acclaimed fine dining restaurant is the number one rated restaurant in Niagara Falls on tripadvisor.com. Chef Cory Linkson's menu utilizes the freshest local ingredients, and is constantly changing to offer the best of Niagara's Produce. To complement the regional menu, the wine list at AG is 100% VQA and represents the best wineries of the region. The intimate dining room at AG is best described as chic and romantic, and is the ideal choice for couples looking for a romantic dining experience. The unique atmosphere at AG is posh and refined, while still being the perfect place for a casual gathering of friends for dinner or drinks. A five course chef's tasting menu with wine pairing is available nightly. The chef's table seats up to 12 and may be reserved for special events and larger groups.
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Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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    Excellent
  • 148
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing, creative, simply good food

We both heard so much about this place and seeing it on TA we decided to give it a try. The food was amazing the service was the best we have ever had. We shared all of the food. First came an unusual Beet and Apple salad that was so good I wish we did not have to share. Then... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
James W
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Welland, Canada
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Welland, Canada
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We both heard so much about this place and seeing it on TA we decided to give it a try. The food was amazing the service was the best we have ever had. We shared all of the food. First came an unusual Beet and Apple salad that was so good I wish we did not have to share. Then... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

We ordered room service, and it was excellent. I had the Elk for a starter and for the main dish...white fish. My wife had the tenderloin and they both were excellent. The presentation was beautiful, but the taste was unbeatable. Loved everything. We got a 25% discount coupon upon check in to the hotel. When we go back to Niagara... More 

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I came here with my friend because I want to show her that Niagara Falls has nice and high quality restaurants other than the chain restaurants on the strip. We had the three course meal in which both the presentation and food mix were superb. The first course was a seafood ensemble of white fish fillet, shrimp, oysters with pickled... More 

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Oakville, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We started our dinner experience with an amuse bouche which excited your taste buds, for the appetizer we had an elk risotto which was fantastic, from the parmesan crisp, to the perfectly cooked risotto I enjoyed it thoroughly I only wished the portion was larger. For the main course I had their famous beef tenderloin, which lived up to it's... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

You can check out our Open Table review if you need details but simply put, this restaurant is fantastic.

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Brockville, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We had a fabulous experience at AG, exceeded my expectations. I am a gastronome and have eaten in lots of Michelin star places all over the world. The food was very good, great presentation, creativity and flavors. very nice ambiance our waitress was extremely knowledgeable in the Niagara wines which added a plus to our experience. Would go back and... More 

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Chicago
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We recently stayed at the Sterling Inn and Spa and hope to stay there again. The meal we had at AG was exceptional from start to finish. The server (Kellie) was extremely pleasant and efficient and was able to answer all our questions about the menu items. Both the presentation and the food were incredible. The servings were a very... More 

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Sophie H, Guest Relations Manager at AG, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, Thank you for choosing to dine with us while you were at the Sterling, and for taking the time to share your feedback. We are happy to hear your experience here was positive, and should your travels return you to the area, we very much look forward to serving you again. Thank you again! Best, AG Inspired Cuisine More 

Caledon East, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Stering Inn and our package included dinner at AG and wow from the minute we sat down the service was amazing so friendly. The food was amazing and beautiful my husband orderd the special which was bison and I had the pork belly it was so tender and moist it melted in our... More 

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Sophie H, Guest Relations Manager at AG, responded to this review

Dear Jasmine, Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and for taking the time to share your feedback and photos. We are always glad to serve our Sterling guests. We are happy to hear your experience here was positive, and that you enjoyed your meal. Thank you again! Best, AG Inspired Cuisine More 

St. Catharines, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Absolutely excellent meal. Exceptional service. We stayed at the Sterling Inn and Spa and would definitely do so again. I have recommended it to family and friends and will continue to do so.

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Sophie H, Guest Relations Manager at AG, responded to this review

Dear Cherie, Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and for taking the time to share your feedback. We are always glad to serve our Sterling guests. We are happy to hear your experience here was positive, and that you enjoyed your meal. Thank you again! Best, AG Inspired Cuisine More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Exceptional meal, great service and lovely ambiance. Worth the drive away from the casinos!! Our server was incredibly pleasant and warm. The food was inspired.

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Sophie H, Guest Relations Manager at AG, responded to this review

Dear Carolyn, Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and for taking the time to share your feedback. Our team is constantly striving for a memorable experience for all our guests, and we're so glad to hear we exceeded your expectations! We hope to see you again soon! Best, AG Inspired Cuisine More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5195 Magdalen Ave, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3N9 , Canada
    (Ellen Ave.)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: 289-292-0005

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Located in the Sterling Inn & Spa in the heart of Niagara Falls AG Inspired Cuisine serves regionally and seasonally inspired cuisine. This acclaimed fine dining restaurant is the number one rated restaurant in Niagara Falls on tripadvisor.com. Chef Cory Linkson's menu utilizes the freshest local ingredients, and is constantly changing to offer the best of Niagara's Produce. To complement the regional menu, the wine list at AG is 100% VQA and represents the best wineries of the region. The intimate dining room at AG is best described as chic and romantic, and is the ideal choice for couples looking for a romantic dining experience. The unique atmosphere at AG is posh and refined, while still being the perfect place for a casual gathering of friends for dinner or drinks. A five course chef's tasting menu with wine pairing is available nightly. The chef's table seats up to 12 and may be reserved for special events and larger groups.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?