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The Rex Hotel

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346 King Street, Welland, Ontario L3B 3K3, Canada
905-734-4752
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good wings and pizza

Really good italian style wings and pizza. The dining area could use some renovations.. music is crummy but service and food are great.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Frankie L
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Really good italian style wings and pizza. The dining area could use some renovations.. music is crummy but service and food are great.

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Welland, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

It has been awhile and it will be that way until this place cleans up. It is dark and dingy with sub par food and service. People still eat hear but I'm not sure why, so much better available in town.

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Welland, Canada
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79 reviews 79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The Rex has been in Welland "forever"! It is a typical old fashioned hotel dingingroom/pub/bar combined with off track betting. A little something for everyone. The premises are very well looked after, although the decor is definately 1970's, that being said, the surroundings are comfortable. The staff are friendly and efficient. The diningroom menu is fairly extensive especially considering it... More 

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Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The rex has many different rooms to appeal to different people. But it has the best ricotta gnocchi I've ever had. I often order the veal gnocchi to go and it is enough for 2 meals for me.

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Welland, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Went for dinner last night my daughter had gnocchi and meatball, my wife had veal parm with gnocchi, and I had the cheese manicotti (so far I haven't found a better one anywhere!). Our dinner was great as always. The only thing that really bothers me about this place is that they don't promote their homemade Italian food, which is... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My grandma was a chef there for many years back when I was younger and I had remembered it to be amazing. I suggested to my brother his girlfriend my fiancé and a close family friend to go and try it out as I hadn't been in years. Our service was okay nothing to complain about but when I found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Just excellent a must try.This is in the top three pizza places in Welland I order here on occasion and have never been let down.highly recommend.

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Welland, Canada
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51 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

If ur looking for a good breakfast take the 5 extra minute drive to Melina's family restaurant in port colborne the food is much better and service is just as good if not better...

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Ontario, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Its okay inside - the regulars are not my crowd - If you're willing to try, i suggest getting it to go (or just order delivery) - Pizza is excellent especially if you get it 'well done' (isnt as doughy) - Wings are good, quite large. Its a good restaurant if you can get over the location and general population... More 

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Welland, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

ordered veal parm thin inconsistent no coating axctually wet on bottom covered with spagetti bread stale asked for orange juice waitress told me not to order that bad could not eat mush they refunded half bill who cares a waste of my time a disappointment

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 346 King Street, Welland, Ontario L3B 3K3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Welland
  • Phone Number: 905-734-4752

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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