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Spencer's at the Waterfront

1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
+1 905-633-7494
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Canadian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were three couples celebrating a friends Birthday last Saturday evening....everyone ordered some type of fish dish with one ordering a burger...I think the burg was the best deal and actually good...the fish was over cooked or just warm, my lobster was flavourless ...all you...More

Thank barby12345
Reviewed 5 days ago

Okay I wrote a review about Spencer's earlier... check out the Million Dollar view... Now I just have to write another review! We were back there many times since that last review but this September 5th it was over the top amazing! The service totally...More

Thank DonnaLondonLondon
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very beautiful place with a great view of the lake,,,good selection of food and impeccable service. Will be back .

Thank SaverioV52
Reviewed 6 days ago

The wall of windows looking out on Lake Ontario are fantastic - we had brunch on a stormy day and it was great to see all the waves and not feel them. The brunch is served in three different rooms; and its virtually impossible to...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the few waterfront restaurants in our area, and in my opinion the best. The patio is a great place to eat when the weather cooperates; inside can be noisy - the owners really need to look at some way of reducing...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been invited to lunch at Spencer's by a friend and was so looking forward to it as it had been awhile since I was last there. The decor and view are quite beautiful and the service was also good. We ordered our lunch...More

Thank Trav81eller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place for Sunday brunch! Beautiful atmosphere right by the lake, great selection of quality food and consistently nice service! Eggs benedict, smoked salmon and oysters are my favourite and of course macaroons and raspberry pie! 3 drinks are included!

Thank LudaLK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant on several occasions during our travels to Burlington. This time, the service, food quality and response to the 2 hrs delay for our meals to arrive, left much to be desired. The server was not attentive, the food was...More

1  Thank Destinationabroad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate in this restaurant several times before, for us this was an iconic place, excellent view and good food, this was a place for special occasion. Yesterday, August 22nd 2018, we have some special friends come to visit us and for dinner we made...More

1  Thank szabohzl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service and restaurant itself is very nice.We went for supper on a Sunday evening and sat outside. I had the grilled vegetable cacciatore for $26.00 and my husband had the craft cut burger for $19.00 My vegetable dish was overpriced. For that price I...More

Thank LaMichelita
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John L
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't believe so.
John L
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Wanda C | Reviewed this property |
shoes and shirt required.
September 5, 2017|
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Response from Anne C | Reviewed this property |
They do have a separate room that could be used for a private party. I have never attended a cocktail party there but they may do them. Beautiful view for any type of gathering. Check with the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario L7S 1Y2, Canada
    (Brant Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-633-7494
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