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Concordia Club

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429 Ottawa Street South, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 3P6, Canada
519-745-5617
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: German Canadian Club providing hospitality since 1873. Full service...
German Canadian Club providing hospitality since 1873. Full service Restaurant with outdoor Patio as well as a 450 seat banquet hall. Open 6 days a week. The club is a not for profit organization.We are conveniently located in the center of Kitchener, close to the expressway and offer ample parking for our guests. Our cuisine is a blend of German as well as North American dishes. We are well known beyond our borders as "the home of Oktoberfest" where in October the club ads a 4,000 person tent to it's building in order to celebrate it's annual "Oktoberfest"If you want to experience German food prepared by our professional staff according to how it is made in Europe, the Club is your place!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great meal and service!

We went to the Concordia Club on a Friday evening in June for dinner to celebrate our anniversary while visiting Kitchener. Although it was hard deciding whether to order from the menu or have the buffet, we both opted for the buffet and enjoyed everything we had from the wide variety of food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Tom D
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Niagara
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We went to the Concordia Club on a Friday evening in June for dinner to celebrate our anniversary while visiting Kitchener. Although it was hard deciding whether to order from the menu or have the buffet, we both opted for the buffet and enjoyed everything we had from the wide variety of food, which included salads, main course items (roast... More 

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Whitby
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The German food was fantastic which gets it the 4 stars. However, as per every German restaurant I've ever been to - the ambience leaves much to be desired. Hard back chairs, museum like quiet, dark underground room....You don't go here for the atmosphere unless it's during the live entertainment (which we missed). Our waitress was very friendly.

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Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A reasonable price for the evening buffet, which is of course as much as you can eat. The food was ok, nothing special and the schnitzels were a bit dry. Maybe the huge pile of them has been waiting in the hot container for too long. I suppose this is probably the downside of not ordering a meal direct from... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Went to the Concordia Club for a reunion luncheon with the girls I attended grade school with - 40 odd years later! Food was good, ambiance was good. You can have a conversation in this place without shouting. Service was excellent and the staff let us sit and chat for hours without rushing us. Ample parking and lovely grounds.

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Guelph, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Besides the snitzel, everything was poor. Everything was overcooked. even the typical german things was a low quality, like sauerkraut, gravy, potatoes, desserts, etc tasted awful. There was a wedding and this was the reason that we had to wait 1.5 hours for our food. Poor kitchen. And the service was amateurish, rushing around because of whatever reason. Except for... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I enjoyed the schnitzel with paprika sauce. My husband enjoyed his with mushroom sauce. The vegetables were cooked well. The disappointing aspect of the meal was the potatoes. Presentation-wise and taste-wise it was ok. We like the Sunday brunch better.

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Kitchener
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Great buffet and also all single plate entrees. Typical German food, delicious schnitzels prepared whichever way!! Great European beer too! Very pleasant staff! I go there with my best friends to celebrate our B-Days, or just to catch up on gossip when we return from our travels and manage to be home at the same time. I'm looking forward my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Concordia Club is well known for its Oktoberfest festival. What people don’t necessarily know is that they have excellent food for lunch and dinner. Great German food with always awesome service.

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Cambridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Went for Sunday brunch, a lot of variety. Omelette station was well stocked and chef was very accommodating ! Nice to see a salad bar with such great variety, grilled vegetables, shrimp, mussels, German potato salad, very unique coleslaw, there was a veggie and dip tray too Hot foods were great chicken & pork schnitzel, sauerkraut that was the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Totally enjoyed the buffet, and based on the full house, others do too! Reservations recommended, but not necessary.

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Additional Information about Concordia Club

Address: 429 Ottawa Street South, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 3P6, Canada
Phone Number: 519-745-5617
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 17
Cuisine: German, Canadian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 429 Ottawa Street South, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 3P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: 519-745-5617

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 17
  • Cuisine: German, Canadian

Description

German Canadian Club providing hospitality since 1873. Full service Restaurant with outdoor Patio as well as a 450 seat banquet hall. Open 6 days a week. The club is a not for profit organization.We are conveniently located in the center of Kitchener, close to the expressway and offer ample parking for our guests. Our cuisine is a blend of German as well as North American dishes. We are well known beyond our borders as "the home of Oktoberfest" where in October the club ads a 4,000 person tent to it's building in order to celebrate it's annual "Oktoberfest"If you want to experience German food prepared by our professional staff according to how it is made in Europe, the Club is your place!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?