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The Crazy Fox Bistro

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$$ - $$$
Canadian
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135 Bayfield Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3B3,, Canada
+1 705-737-5000
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Barrie, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went again to the Crazy Fox and as always the service and food was exceptional! They even gave us a free beer glass with my husband's beer order!

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Thank Tamara D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just love The Crazy Fox - especially love sitting in the loft! Excellent service and wonderful food. The occasional time we've felt the food was lack-luster but it has never stopped us from returning. We also celebrated a surprise party for a family member there and the staff did an incredible job of keeping up the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were two of us. We ate early and were seated upstairs. The waitress was very attentive and helpful with suggestions. We had the tuna appetizer and it was excellent. We enjoyed different means and deserts. Everything was delicious, presented nicely and portions were generous. Would definitely go again.

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Thank Nancy C
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

amazing bbq ribs that fall off the bone with amazing flavour,also try their cuban sandwich it is very tasty!I have observed every table and not one complaint!A big conference in town filled every table in the eatery!A must try!!!!

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Barrie
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

The food is always excellent here. Favourites are the tuna appetizer, veal scallopini! Drinks take too long to get though. Wine list too pricey and restaurant could use an updating.

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toronto
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

We went there for lunch, I had often wanted to try this restaurant. I was initially impressed by the decor, even though the set up is a little confusing with 3 levels. I ordered the Herbed Fettucini with clams, shrimp, calamari in a garlic white wine sauce. My friend ordered the bang, bang shrimp. After waiting a while our server... More 

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Aurora, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Second time at Crazy Fox Bistro. Twice now we had a great meal and time. Starters were delicious and healthy portions. Main course, well done, both in presentation and taste. Will definitely go back.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We've been here 4 or 5 times whenever we stop over in Barrie. Menu has plenty of great options and we always enjoy sharing the Chef's Platter which is a sample of the appetizers. Service has been excellent each time.

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Thank Stuart E
Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Had another great meal at the Crazy Fox, we were out with some friends for a birthday. Beautiful dessert with a gorgeous greeting written in chocolate! My husband teases our server endlessly but she handles it well, she's our favourite needles to say. We love the bang bang shrimp and the new salmon dish is fantastic.

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Thank Margaret E
Barrie, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Six of us for dinner....all with different meals. Everything was brought out at the same time, nice and hot, and each one delicious, including rack of lamb, salmon, pasta dishes. The appetizers were great as well, having had the boston pear salad, and bang bang shrimp.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Bayfield Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3B3,, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-737-5000
Description
The Crazy Fox Bistro brings together the best of classic and contemporary cuisine. This popular Barrie restaurant has been providing fine dining in a casual atmosphere since 1986. Award-winning chef and owner Coos Uylenbroek creates unique dishes that tantalize the senses using only the freshest ingredients available.

The Crazy Fox Bistro's staff offer superior, personalized service to its many satisfied customers. It's the perfect place in Barrie to stop by after work to try a scrumptious appetizer in the cozy bar area or savour superb cuisine in the multi-level dining room for the full fine dining experience.

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