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20 King Restaurant

41 King Street West 45 King Street West (between Queen and Ontario), Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1A1, Canada
519-745-8939
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Ranked #218 of 429 Restaurants in Kitchener
Price range: $0 - $102
Cuisines: International
Most recent review
- Nov 17, 2012
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English first
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

The menu is there, but not really the follow through. It's not always kept up well. During our third visit, we ended up leaving before ordering after being disturbed by the state of the washrooms.

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Kitchener, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

the food was sub-par, and even though the place was empty, the service was slow and rude. clearly the waitstaff don't want to be there. would recommend the bauer kitchen any day over this outdated and sub-par dining experience.

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Ottawa, Canada
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159 reviews 159 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

I have been going to 20 King over the past several years, and find the food always very good, service kind and reliable. A terrific spot in downtown Kitchener!

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Kitchener, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2011

What a great looking restaurant, but a restaurant is only as good as it's food and we were not disappointed. I had the special of artic char and my companion had the pork chop. Both were done perfectly with delicious sides and sauce. If I had one complaint it would be the inconsistent service. Attentive at times, and yet we... More

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kitchener
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2010

Not impressed with taste of food. Prices are too high for amount and type. My martini tasted watered down and had to send back. The second was much better. The ceasar was served in very small glasses. Our appetizer was over priced for what you got as so was the desserts. The desserts had about 2-3 bites each and not... More

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Waterloo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2010

Always very good service and tasty food. A great date restaurant -- ask for one of the booths in the back.

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ONfornow
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2009

I have eaten here a few times and I really like the location in the narrow old building and the service is always friendly and attentive. Fine dining quality service without being pretentious. However, each time I have been here it has been quiet, and that makes it seem like there is not much ambience because it feels large and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2009

Great food but VERY pricey!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2008

Nice birthday celebration at this restaurant! The dishes preparation and taste reminded me of France! Waitress was excellent, pleasant and funny + Wildass Wine for $44. I like it!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2008

Over priced, under value

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