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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 good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (155 reviews)
“steak” (73 reviews)
“salad” (69 reviews)
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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 5 days ago via mobile

We have been here before and it now seems as though it is all about money. 4 of us ordered steak and portions were small. I actually had to get a hamburg when we got home as I was hungry. No way after eating a...More

Thank timkings
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a gray day but all the glass looking out to the lake brightened the mood. Service was efficient and helpful by Frank D. Burger was excellent as were the tacos. Nice selection of beer and apparently the sangria was good also! We enjoyed...More

Thank RTravelExperiences
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully perched on the lakefront, this restaurant offers a fantastic ambience and delicious food. Our server was pleasant and the atmosphere was relaxed. Visiting in the spring, summer or early fall? I'd suggest making reservations. P.S. Niagara Falls is just a stones throw away.

Thank Melanie44Kgn
Reviewed 1 week ago

The patio, view and service was fantastic, but the food was just OK. However, others I was with were happy with their food choices. Great restaurant for the overall experience.

Thank 1971_RH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great meal. I started with some calamari & chorizo sausage - quite tasty. The dinner menu is quite varied but I had one of the night's specials - a duck breast, tender, a perfect cook, light but flavourful sauce. A perfect portion. For...More

Thank giddie2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Spencers for brunch, for the first time in a few years, last Sunday with a party of eight. The buffet is set up in a very cramped space, and was often over crowded. As a matter of fact, the whole restaurant was very...More

Thank twisttedkitty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great resturant with a good menu & wjnd list and fantastic view of the lake. Food is very good and prices are fair for this type of venue & location.

Thank Wizard-of-Oz-2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a birthday celebration. The food was ok but overpriced. The problem was our waiter. After waiting over 30 minutes for our meal, I politely mentioned the long wait to him. In a very condescending manner, he told me to be patient, that they...More

1  Thank AJDundas
Reviewed May 17, 2018

We celebrated my daughters birthday here - not really impressed. Service was good, food was not okay - but really overpriced. Appetizer's were unimpressive. My husband & son had the Lobster & were both still hungry - no sides included which they did not expect...More

Thank jamaicajunkie
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, on the water which is nice. Overpriced but commensurate with the location. Not a bad place for a business lunch but expensive.

Thank Dan M
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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.
July 2, 2016|
Response from Ina_31 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in front of the restaurant, which is free after after 5, or 6 pm.
June 4, 2016|
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Response from Anton P | Reviewed this property |
Bring your wallet. Bring your wife's too. Very high.
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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
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
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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