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The Office

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James Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great for lunch.

Had a great lunch. Food was fresh and well presented. Service was excellent. Nice atmosphere and clean. Price was reasonable considering the quality of the food. Will go back and will also recommend it to others.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
pgill1
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St Catharines
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  • Late Night
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St Catharines
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

Had a great lunch. Food was fresh and well presented. Service was excellent. Nice atmosphere and clean. Price was reasonable considering the quality of the food. Will go back and will also recommend it to others.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled upon The Office on Friday night and even though there was only two seats left and they were at the bar, we had a great time. The food was delicious and great value. The service was excellent. We can't wait to return.

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St. Catharines, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Nice cool vibe. Priced right and bring your own wine in. Good beer selection but cant loose with zero cork-age if you are enjoying dinner.

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Welland, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The roast leg of lamb and the Italian wedding salad was the big hit at our table. We all had a great time and were never rushed with very professional service. I will return for the lamb and try some other menu items.

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Welland, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Had a great evening with friends at The Office. The fact that they have no corkage fee saves us on the cost of the wine make this place a great deal. The service was good. Had the Arancini and I would recommend a pass, as they were just not good. The Italian wedding salad was a hit with roasted tomato,... More 

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Torreon, Mexico
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29 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had lunch at the office a couple of days ago, the restaurant has a great atmosphere, the food was very good, the paninis are very nice. We would definitely go back

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Anytime I come here it's an awesome experience! Great food, awesome atmosphere and friendly servers. The cucumber water is great and I loooove the nachos!

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Cambridge, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Bar atmosphere...a little noisy...the food is totally worth it. The steak sandwich was one of the best i've ever had!

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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122 reviews 122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good solid restaurant with good food and wine and a bistro-like atmosphere. Quite reasonable prices. Salads very good and desserts excellent as well. Not at all "fancy" but nice atmosphere and very friendly service.

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canadian
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We are locals and think this is one of the best places in town. Always busy and great service. Happy, fun atmosphere and a wide variety of food on the menu. The fish and frites (home made) are my personal favourite but I switch it up for a delicious salad instead of the frites most visits. Bring your own wine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: James Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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