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Downie Street Burger

Certificate of Excellence
American, Canadian
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107 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Springfield, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Strolling down Downie St. after a performance at the Avon Theater, we almost passed up Downie St. Burger. Stop! Go in! The best burgers ever! We barely made it. There were "Reservations!" At a burger joint? This ain't no burger joint. Locals and tourists alike know this place. So, make reservations or get there early.

Thank geezer2222016
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to Downie Street for a meal just before attending a play at the theater across the street. The menu includes a large selection of craft beers, a number of varieties of hamburger, and some salads. The hamburger was excellent, with high quality beef and excellent side dishes. The salad was very large, with a lot of ingredients and... More 

Thank Rudi L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here at least 3 times and have enjoyed their burgers, choice of 10-15 different burgers all dressed with something different on top, all priced equally within a dollar of each other. Burgers always juicy and big. Lots of hand cut fries. Service has always been very good and attentive. Small selection of mostly craft beers, local Black Swan... More 

Thank scott t
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for our anniversary dinner before a show at the festival. Food was fantastic. We had reservations so no wait for a seat. I definitely recommend this place for a good burger.

Thank Michael B
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was subpar. Soup not very good. We sent it back. Grill cheese was just Kraft slices (bread was good though). Club sandwich was just okay. When presented with the bill, my 90 year old father asked if he could have a cup of tea. Server snatched the bill away very abruptly.

Thank murphlovesbaseball
Littlestown, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just across the street from the Avon, this is no"burger joint." Very interesting and we'll prepared and presented burgers and sides

Thank Marietta64
Deerfield, Illinois
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only well-done burgers served due to Canadian law. Burger was OK but somewhat pricey Very convenient to the Avon theater.

Thank Gerald L
New Glasgow, Canada
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

My friend took me for lunch today. We had a lovely Sangria to start. I had the goats cheese burger and it was fabulous. My friend had the pulled pork. My soup was a spicy chicken and really good. Nice atmosphere. Lovely server. And cool (temperature wise).

Thank Lindsay G
Dundas, Canada
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

I have been here several times, usually on weekdays, so no problem with long waits. A great variety of tasty burgs with nice beers to accompany.

Thank 949grantl
Dundas, Canada
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

I ordered take out as I was solo for dinner in town. I appreciate gourmet burgers and I thought this place would fit the bill. It's a little pricey, but caters to the local theatre crowd who are more price inelastic as we used to say in economics. I simply ordered the bacon cheeseburger which apparently some travel blog rated... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: 519-508-5500

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?