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King Street Trio Uptown

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40 King Street South, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1N8, Canada (Waterloo Square)
519 884 1507
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Today
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
All around a delight!

King street trio is great for atmosphere, food and service! The only reason it isnt getting 5 stars is because every time I have gone in there and they are frying, i start coughing a lot because it is an open kitchen and all of the smokey air goes out into the dining room and is unpleasant. but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
AngieGoDo
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Toronto, Canada
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English first
Amherstburg, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

Went here with my fiance and I wasn't disappointed at all. The host was friendly and accommodating. The waitress was cheerful and attentive. The chef was bang on with his creations....... The only problem I encountered was a spicy tomato sauce (which was not indicated on the menu) with my stuffed chicken. I am not able to eat spicy for... More 

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

King street trio is great for atmosphere, food and service! The only reason it isnt getting 5 stars is because every time I have gone in there and they are frying, i start coughing a lot because it is an open kitchen and all of the smokey air goes out into the dining room and is unpleasant. but, like I... More 

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Kitchener
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I dined at King St Trio last night. When we arrived we were promptly greeted by the owner and table was waiting for us. Our server quickly came to take our drink orders and explained the menu to us. They have many nice Ontario craft beers along with some of the major brands as well. All in... More 

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Parry Sound, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My wife and I went here for a Valentines dinner and we were not disappointed. The menu is diverse, but concise enough that you can be confident they have put thought into each dish. When we were there, they had a gourmet slider appetizer as a special. We shared it, and it was delicious. The rice ball was also amazing,... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Fantastic food, convenient location, professional yet not "stuffy" service, and great atmosphere. In my opinion, the consistently high quality of food, value for your dollar, and "versatility" (great for romantic dinner, party, or just a great meal) can't be beat. In an area with limited options for higher-end dining, I'm so surprised this place isn't at capacity seating every night.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This restaurant is a treat for me and my boyfriend. We usually go eat here for our anniversaries or other special occasions. The food is really good but I would say it's overpriced because the portion is not very large. I suggest buying a groupon for King Street Trio (you get 50% off!) if you're on the budget but wants... More 

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Toronto
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The service was friendly, the meal was excellent and the atmosphere was great for date night or for a small group of friends. Seemed like more middle-aged clients (we're early 30's). I really enjoyed the decor of the new location. Only beef about that was that our table for two was a little cramped for the dishes that we ordered.... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We had dinner here last night and overall the meal was quite nice. We had the soup of the day and the rice balls for the appetizers. These were outstanding! Two of us had the Stuffed Chicken which was delicious. The tomato sauce is delicious! One is a vegetarian and had the Risotto. She was pleasantly surprised with her choice.... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

went back a second time ...wanted to make sure that they would be consistant in the service and quality and once again, they were amazing. it is truly a place where you could easily want to become a regular. the quality of the food is great and the price is fair compared to same quality elsewhere. be sure to see... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Ambiance is creatively decorated, but tends to be noisy when full. Cuisine was grossly overpriced for the quality. Had Fish over eggplant, and the eggplant was unique but not flavourful. Chocolate cake best selection on menu.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 40 King Street South, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1N8, Canada
    (Waterloo Square)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: 519 884 1507

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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