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Downie Street Burger

107 Downie Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
519-508-5500
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Ranked #29 of 111 Restaurants in Stratford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Hamburgers
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Detroit, Michigan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Loved this place. We stopped here on our last day in town and were not disappointed. Although it was busy as the theatre had just let out, the service was great and we did not have to wait. The food was awesome...loved the burger and onion rings. I would definitely recommend this restuarant and hope to go back someday.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

My local parents took myself and my husband touting it as the best burger ever. They did not lie! Juicy, tons of toppings to choose from and perfect bun to meat ratio all "best burgers" must have. Super amazing servers and food was delivered fast, but have a hot chocolate to start while you wait! 10/10 will go every time... More

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Hamburg Twp, Mich.
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

They have the best atmosphere along with the best tasting burgers, gourmet. I had the Brie Burger which was brought back by popular demand. It was char-grilled prime rib burger with red pepper chutney, granny smith apples and brie cheese on an awesome bun. The sweet potato fries were yummy too. When in Stratford you MUST stop here.......

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Toronto
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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My partner and I stopped in to Downie Street Burger for what we hoped would be a quick lunch before the theatre. It wasn't. We ordered immediately from the "specials" menu board. Our drink order was delivered quickly but the food order seemed to take forever. We had 1.5 hours, so we were not too concerned at first. We waited... More

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London, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It was my husband's birthday, and he loves a good burger, so we drove to Stratford from London to try out Downie Street Burger. The restaurant was easy to find, and had plenty of available metered street parking nearby. We called before leaving London, and made reservations for 5:45. We arrived a few minutes early, and they had a table... More

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St. Marys, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This one has become a monthly favourite for me. First stumbled upon it on 2013. The atmosphere is good, great music, good selection of scotch, and they have a good taste in beer. The burgers are amazing. They are large, so I often just order them solo, eat slowly and savour, as these burgers have such a burst of flavour!

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Brantford
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

If you are looking for a great meal with great service, check out this place. Affordable and great, great service! The seating on the patio leaves a lot to be desired. The tables are awkward for your feet and the chairs are uncomfortable. We suggest sitting inside. Enjoy!

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Waterloo, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We had tickets for a 2 p.m. matinee at the Avon theatre, arrived about 1 p.m. wanting a quick soup and sandwich. Waited a bit, more than we though necessary, given the one waitress serving outdoors was constantly bustling by, to be seated on the vary narrow, and crowded, outdoor seating. We waited a lot more before out orders were... More

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California
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183 reviews 183 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This restaurant is certainly convenient to the Avon Theatre which is right across the street. They serve burgers with every conceivable combination of toppings and sauces. My only complaint was that my burger was over-cooked, but on the other hand, I had not specified tat I prefer it medium rare. My bad. We would return.

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Hamilton, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

As Festival members my wife and I have visited Stratford three or four times a year for at least a decade. Frequently we eat at Downie Street Burger - especially if seeing a play at the Avon Theatre which is next. This is not fast food so don't expect McDonald's prices. Do expect fresh, made to order burgers on a... More

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Address: 107 Downie Street, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
Phone Number: 519-508-5500
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
Cuisine: Hamburgers

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