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Mongolian Grill

$$ - $$$, Barbecue, Asian
170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
+1 519-747-4400
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good33%
  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
1 week ago
“Same process as before, ok food, an 'experience' for a meal”
Jun 27, 2017
“This Venue is clearly tailored to hungry U of W students”
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Mongolian, Barbecue, Asian
$$ - $$$
170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Given the choice of where to go this is a family favourite. I appreciate the attentive service of the grill staff - having shellfish allergies they go all out to prepare a safe space on the grill to cook my meal. There's always a fresh...More

Thank DaveKW
Reviewed 1 week ago

The process is the same each time, but my children like it. The options are almost limitless. I think that for me, for this restaurant to increase its rating, the beer and wine selection would have to improve, there be a slightly different process (e.g....More

Thank Duncan P
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

1) large venue with spartan decor 2) all you can eat - serve yourself, and they cook it for you 3) easy access and good parking Enjoy !!

Thank Faizal B
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I've been to other Mongolian Gill type restaurants and enjoyed them tremendously. This particular restaurant has the potential but it doesn't measure up. The server and the guys at the grill were pretty great but that's where the greatness ends. The food leaves something to...More

1  Thank xoxAMM
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

I really like this restaurant and was very happy to see one in waterloo while visiting my sister. Ever since the one in Barrie closed down I've been looking for a good all you can eat stir fry place. I've noticed that most of places...More

Thank Kefka1911
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

It was my first time here, we had a group of 5 for a birthday. Sarah served us and she was so amazing. She was very attentive & friendly. The cooks were also great & very quick. Food was great, prices are very fair. Definitely...More

Thank Alex1424
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Their take out special is awesome! Their cooks are always friendly and give great options. Food is always delicious where you eat in or takeout. Takeout is the better option for price unless you can do more than 1 trip!

Thank Karen S
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

As someone who used to religiously go to Mongolian twice per month I must say that the restaurant used to be one of my favourites. Since making the changes to include your soup/salad in the price and also to charge different prices for one bowl...More

Thank Kaylynn11
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Went here for my daughters birthday and enjoyed a great meal and watched it being cooked right in front of our eyes. That was pretty cool. You select the different types of food you want and the sauces and they mix it up and cook...More

Thank Al K
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

A bit pricy at $19 for one trip up but we love the food here. Staff are fast and efficient. You can get a lot of food in one of those bowls if you plan it right.

Thank aesmith62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $18
Mongolian, Barbecue, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-747-4400
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We are a create your own stir fry restaurant/buffet.
Mongolian Grill offers a unique eating experience that is fun for everyone.

Pick all your own ingredients, and watch it be cooked on our open concept grill. Each meal comes with unlimited rice and tortilla shells. Great for big groups, business meetings, work parties, team parties, and more!

Private rooms available for booking FREE of charge. Free WIFI, massive patio seating space.

Come experience the Mongolian Grill today!
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