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Fireside

800 Ottawa Street South, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
(519)581-1200
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Ranked #63 of 430 Restaurants in Kitchener
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Family Fare
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout
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English first
Kitchener Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Although there is a wait on Sundays, I enjoy coming here to meet with friends as the staff is friendly. They fill our coffee constantly and give good service. Although they are busy they didn't make us feel like we should pay the bill and leave. There are families there but it isn't too noisy.

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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Love to support family owned restaurants and Fireside is such. However, dining this past Sat. evening, I was served up dreadful food. I had a 6oz steak/veggies(light fare) and the steak was a mere 1/4" thick and didn't have a sear to it and was limp and colourless and barely warm. The veggies were not chopped to even sizes and... More

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Ontario, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Spending a couple days in Kitchener meant a breakfast out by myself. I chose the Fireside Inn on Ottawa South. Upon entry I noted it was very clean and the gentlemen who seated me very pleasant and helpful. My waitress waited patiently for me to read the menu and then was quick to return with my order. I chose the... More

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Kitchener, Canada
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

I went for breakfast and it was okay but in the morning with crowds so big I expected better. and was disappointed by the Average and bland food. lovely place, clean etc but if you are expecting flavour forget it

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kitchener ontario
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Been there for breakfast and dinner, both are good but the fireside melt for breakfast is awesome, It is a combination of homefries and sausage hot peppers, peppers, mushrooms covered with cheese and topped with whatever eggs you desire and ask for the rye toast as it is sooo good. Family restaurant so will be a little noisy although just... More

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Cambridge, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We have tried Fireside several times and the last couple of times the quality of food is just not there. My husband ordered spaghetti and it was ok but there was just a bowl of spaghetti and nothing else. A piece of garlic bread would have been great with it. I ordered pork solvaki and got some dried up pieces... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I am going to FireSide Deli regualry for 4 years, and think it's one of the bests in the area. The quality of food is good, the portion is great and the service is fine. I would recommend this place for a must visit place for all residents and visitors of KW. The only bad point about them is that... More

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Kitchener
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Being somewhat frequent visitors to Fireside, we have been underwhelmed with the food quality after our last two visits. Portion size doesn't make up for the poor quality of the plate. We have recently visited for dinner and a family breakfast. For dinner, I had the smoked meat sandwich and found the meat to be very dry. My wife had... More

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Kitchener, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The food portions are huge, the price is low, the staff are excellent. Always a line to get in but it moves fast. I highly recommend trying this place at least once.

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Bo'ness, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My -Wife and went to this restaurant on Sunday morning of the 2th July with my cousin and his who were down for our Golden Wedding Celebration a guy in the hotel we were staying in told us about it.The Fireside is easy to fin it is located at the junction of Ottawa Street and Strasbourg.When we got there the... More

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