DINING

PRICING: Average price per entree, per person
$ = under $12
$$ = $12 to $20
$$$ = $20 to $35
$$$$ = $35 +

FAMILY SPECIALS: Family Specials This symbol identifies establishments offering specials (e.g.  menus, etc.) for families with children under 18.   

IN TOWN

Rundles
9 Cobourg Street
Stratford ON N5A 3E4
519.271.6442
Overlooking Lake Victoria. Architecture by Shim-Sutcliffe; décor by Viktor Tinkl. Contemporary haute cuisine, fine wines, and gracious service. Fixed-price menu only. Catering. For hours of operation, and further details, please see our website.
Price Range: $$$$
Demetre's Family Eatery
Demetre and Leah Carangounis
1100 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 6Z3
519.272.0755
Join us in our cosy and relaxed atmosphere offering a variety of affordable dishes. Steak, seafood, pasta and delicious Greek dishes. Children's and seniors' menus available. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner. Reservations recommended for dinner and groups.
Price Range: $ - $$
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Pazzo Taverna
70 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H2
519.273.6666
With chef Yva Santini’s Italian kitchen, Taverna at Pazzo has brought a brand new direction to the city’s main corner. In the kitchen, sustainable seafood joins house made pastas and gnocchi along side locally sourced steaks and produce. Taverna offers affordable food and wine in an energetic, convivial setting taking its cue from the neighbourhood restaurants of New York.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
Toll Free : 877.440.9666
Web Site: www.pazzo.ca
The Prune Restaurant
151 Albert Street
Stratford ON N5A 3K5
519.271.5052
Creative, inspired cuisine in a comfortable setting in Stratford's historic downtown. Local food & hand picked wines presented in a dynamic & sophisticated style while delivering energetic and innovative service. We pride ourselves on every guest feeling welcomed and fulfilled long after their dining adventure. Catering and groups available. Outdoor dining.
Price Range: $$$
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Foster's Inn
Craig Foster
111 Downie Street
Stratford ON N5A 1X2
519.271.1119
A perfectly placed restaurant steps from the Avon Theatre, Foster's has a friendly, efficient environment where our chefs expand our focus on great steaks with refreshing touches to classical dishes made with local ingredients. Open seven days a week, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Drop by our patio after theatre. STA.
Price Range: $ - $$$
Toll Free : 888.728.5555
Web Site: www.fostersinn.com
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Boar's Head Pub
161 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H3
519.271.1400
Old-fashioned English-style pub in the historical Queen's Inn. Excellent selection of beverages on tap. Great pub menu. Friendly atmosphere, complemented by live folk music most weekends. Downtown location. Outdoor patio.
Price Range: $ - $$
Toll Free : 800.461.6450
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The Milky Whey Fine Cheese Shop
118 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H2
519.814.9439
An extensive choice of cheeses, local, Canadian Artisanal and international; with a great selection of crackers, olives, chutneys and charcuterie. Come in for a taste - don't forget to bring a cooler. Take out only.
Price Range: $$$
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Annex Room Inn & Restaurant
38 Albert Street
Stratford ON N5A 3K3
519.271.1407
Outstanding food and drinks served in a casual fine-dining atmosphere. Enjoy stone oven thin crust pizza, delicious pastas, appetizers, entrées and desserts. Focus on fresh local ingredients, including our own garden. Vegetarian and gluten-free options. Reservations appreciated, groups welcome. Open year round.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
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Pazzo Pizzeria
70 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H2
519.273.6666
In our cellar the focus is on thin-crust pizzas and pasta. Service is quick and friendly; groups are easily accommodated in our large dining room, but reservations are a must. A good selection of wines by the glass, cocktails and beer are offered at our bar, a popular meeting-place after the play. Closed Mondays.
Price Range: $$
Toll Free : 877.440.9666
Web Site: www.pazzo.ca
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Stratford Thai Cuisine
82 Wellington Street
Stratford ON N5A 2L3
519.305.2010
Experience the culture with authentic Thai cuisine. Our chef features Pad Thai, pineapple fried rice, seafood dishes, mango salad, vegetarian options and several healthy choices. Open for lunch and dinner.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
Molly Bloom's
26 Brunswick Street
Stratford ON N5A 3L8
519.271.2778
Stratford's Irish pub-style dining experience. Located across from the Avon Theatre. Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night. Many new gluten free options. Large groups & families welcome. Live music on weekends.
Price Range: $ - $$
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Fellini's Italian - Mediterranean
107 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H1
519.271.3333
Stratford's favourite Italian restaurant is celebrating our 23rd year. Serving lunch and dinner daily with Italian & Mediterranean-inspired dishes! Daily menus of stone-oven pizzas and calzones, fresh pastas and seafood. In a Cucina-style friendly,casual service and atmosphere. Salute!
Price Range: $$ - $$$
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Pizza Pizza
Chong Koay
1 Market Place
Stratford ON N5A 1A4
519.273.1111
Pizza Pizza always serves Hot & Fresh pizza, wings and much more for pickup or delivery in downtown Stratford. Check us out on our apps or online.
Price Range: $ - $$
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The Parlour Restaurant
101 Wellington Street
Stratford ON N5A2L4
519.271.2772
Located one block from the Avon and Studio Theatres in a beautiful heritage building in downtown Stratford, The Parlour restaurant is a popular destination for discriminating diners. The large dining room offers contemporary and traditional menu items and award winning desserts. A casual lounge and patio complement the dining experience with many draughts and ales on tap. Private rooms are also available for group functions, weddings, and meetings. Contact us to find out how we can make your next event spectacular.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
Toll Free : 877.728.4036
Web Site: www.theparlour.ca
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Keystone Alley Café
34 Brunswick Street
Stratford ON N5A 3L8
519.271.5645
A café by day, fine dining by night. Casual, yet stimulating and sophisticated. Menu pays close attention to taste and presentation using only fresh, top quality ingredients. Located opposite the Avon Theatre stage door. Outdoor patio. Open for lunch and dinner Tuesday to Saturday.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
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Mercer Hall Inn & Restaurant
104-108 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H2
519.271.9202
Straddling the line between comfort food and refined cuisine, Mercer Hall’s menu uses stunning Perth County products to deliver memorable meals. A little bit country and a little bit rock and roll, our dishes focus on a combination of fresh and rich flavours that leave you craving more. Trendy bar and patio on site.
Price Range: $$$
Toll Free : 1.888.816.4011
Web Site: www.mercerhall.ca
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The Restaurant at The Bruce
89 Parkview Drive
Stratford ON N5A4R5
519.508.7100
Modern Culinary techniques are used to feature fresh, local ingredients. Elegance abounds in The Restaurant while The Lounge and outdoor patio offer a more relaxed atmosphere. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as pre- and post- theatre.
Price Range: $$$$
Toll Free : 1.855.708.7100
Web Site: www.thebruce.ca
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Revival House
70 Brunswick Street
Stratford ON N5A 6V6
519.273.3424
Stratford's former Church Restaurant reimagined and reinvented! Enjoy great food and service in an upscale casual atmosphere at the Revival House. Local seasonal menu expresses the depth of Perth County's food culture featuring whole animal butchery and charcuterie on the daily menu. Groups & receptions up to 150. Retreat upstairs to The Chapel, our gastrolounge for cocktails and light meals.
Price Range: $$$
René's Bistro
20 Wellington Street
Stratford ON N5A 2L2
519.508.1777
Located in downtown Stratford across from City Hall, one block from the Avon Theatre. Let René, a graduate of the Stratford Chef School, treat you to a memorable experience inspired by local ingredients.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
Toll Free : 877.508.1777
Web Site: www.renesbistro.ca
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Swiss Chalet
684 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3S7
519.271.2171
Be our guest at Swiss Chalet and enjoy juicy rotisserie chicken, succulent ribs, fresh-cut fries and the dipping sauce that made us famous. Call 1.866.439.0439 to have your order delivered or ready for pick-up.
Price Range: $$
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Bijou Restaurant
Front 74 Wellington St.
Back 105 Erie St.
Stratford ON N5A 2M5
519.273.5000
Honouring the tradition of inventive French bistro cuisine on a daily inspired chalkboard menu. Complimented by our Global Tapas Menu-inspired shareable small plates featuring the best of Perth County. RESERVATIONS dine@bijourestaurant.com
Price Range: $$ - $$$$
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Raja Fine Indian Cuisine
10 George Street
Stratford ON N5A 1A5
519.271.3271
Open daily. A restaurant unlike anything Stratford has ever seen. Highly anticipated, everything is upscale and luxurious. Raja is the ultimate place for authentic Indian cuisine. Enjoy the finest wine and extraordinary food on two levels, or on our beautiful patio. Downtown, across from the Avon Theatre. Mention this listing Sun, Mon, and Tues until Oct. 31 to get 10% off when dining in and 15% off takeout. Some conditions apply. For reservations call 519.271.3271.
Price Range: $$ - $$$
Bentley's Inn Bar And Restaurant
99 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H1
519.271.1121
Bentley's is the place for beer, homemade food and casual non-smoking atmosphere. Relax in a booth or meet up with friends for some fun at the bar. Enjoy people-watching on our main-street patio or drop by after theatre for our fantastic desserts. Free wireless Internet. Open daily. Downtown.
Price Range: $$
Toll Free : 800.361.5322
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Monforte on Wellington
Ruth Klahsen
80 Wellington Street
Stratford ON N5A4R5
519.301.7256
Unapologetic cooking, not for the lactose intolerant, sympathetic service to make it all better. Reservations not required. P.S. Our garden patio is Stratford’s best kept secret. fb; monforteonwellington
Price Range: $ - $$
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Balzac's Coffee Roasters
149 Ontario Street
Stratford ON N5A 3H1
519.273.7909
The original Balzac's Café, established in 1996, is a bustling milieu for locals and visitors alike. Balzac's offers their own artisan roasted coffee, espresso, nitro cold brew coffee (on tap), gourmet teas, fresh lemonade, fresh baked pastries and light lunches. Our fresh roasted beans and vintage style merchandise are available for purchase – a great memory of your visit to Stratford.
Price Range: $
Web Site: www.balzacs.com

OUT OF TOWN

Little Red's Pub and Eatery Ltd
P.O. Box 2398
159 Queen Street East
St. Marys ON N4X 1A2
226.661.2233
“Now they're back! While Woolfy's was a country dining room, Little Red's is a local pub located in the heart of historical, downtown St. Marys. It reflects both their love of the industry and their clientele who they often know by name – a rare thing these days.” – Anita Stewart.
Price Range: $$
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Anna Mae's Restaurant & Bakery
4060 Line 72
Millbank ON N0K1L0
519.595.4407
As seen on the Food Network's You Gotta Eat Here! Famous for our homemade Mennonite food & baking. We're family-owned & offer a variety of 19+ homemade desserts. Come try our famous Broasted Chicken!Homemade gluten-free baking.Enjoy the scenic 20 min. drive!
Price Range: $
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