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150 West St, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 5C1, Canada
(519) 426-1769
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Simcoe, Canada
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This restaurant changed hands 3 years ago, bought by another restauranter, who operated Whitey's deli and coffee shop. It was quite popular, good food, large servings, friendly service. But as time went on, there seemed a decline in service, frequent staff turn over, and ultimately it closed in 2015. No one seems to know where operators have gone, but it... More 

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Thank Gary L
Simcoe
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Christian's closed this summer and the restaurant stands empty. I always enjoyed good breakfasts there and hope somthing reopens there.

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Thank Barb L
Simcoe, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

There was a time that this was the best restaurant in Simcoe, hands-down. It has changed owners and is no longer the quality it once was. I will not return.

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Thank RUDK2
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

Fined for business meeting in the restaurant. The service was very quick and my entree salad "the Norfolk" was Devine! Served with celery bread and was all around a pleasant experience.

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Thank HealthylivingNorfolk
Port Dover, Canada
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219 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I haven't been here for a while, since the restaurant was taken over by the owners of Whitey's. The BLT was enormous and very good. Excellent value. Service was prompt and friendly. The wait staff remembered the person I was with, and knew his favourites.

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Thank 251ceh
Brantford, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This restaurant used to be one of my favourites. We travelled from Brantford to come for dinner. The restaurant was almost empty yet the service was still very slow. Christians was known for it's homemade pies and now they are bought and this day there were no pies. My wife wanted something that included soup as it was cold and... More 

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Thank Brad Y
Simcoe, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Heard good and bad reviews and thought to stop by well in town. I wanted to try the riblets as I have always enjoyed them. I was surprised to find that they have an all you can eat sides buffet . I ordered the riblets and they came to the table with celery bread and coleslaw. I went and picked... More 

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Thank kx2153
Vittoria
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We sat by the fireplace it was awesome ! Portion sizes were huge! Staff were very friendly and the owner came and asked how everything was. Great value, food, and service! I will definitely be back. See you soon!

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Thank Kim 4227-100573 S
Port Rowan, Ontario
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were there a week ago. It was terrible from start to finish. We should have turned around and walked out when we were placed at a table with table cloth stained with tomato. Restaurant is run down and not inviting. My husband ordered their buffet and "fresh -- just off the spit, chicken"!!! I ordered a hamburg and french-fries... More 

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Thank PortRowanTraveler
Ontario
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Change for the worse. Not clean. Breakfast is ok, not great. Simple sandwich or the like not terrible but nothing special. Slow service. No originality.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 West St, Simcoe, Ontario N3Y 5C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Norfolk County  >  Simcoe
  • Phone Number: (519) 426-1769

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?