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Lord Nelson's Seafood-Steak

650 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2E9, Canada
+1 905-639-7950
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“caesar salad” (30 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
“ny striploin” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Canadian, Seafood
650 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2E9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have friends who frequent this restaurant often, but they are far more well to do than we are. It is a pricey endeavour to come here for dinner. The food is not unusual or different, but it is always excellent. The service is about...More

Thank SLT1962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant before and it was great then and is still great, I absolutely love their ceaser salad, they make it at your table and the dressing is the best I have ever tasted, the service was perfect, our waiter was...More

Thank steve f
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Finally we found a great place! We did not expect this... The restaurant is beautiful, nice decor. Tables, chairs, tableware, napkins - all spotless, first class! The food: ratings from 0 to 10, 10 is the best: Garlic bread - 10 Chicken liver pate -...More

1  Thank avocadoOntario
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed that we didn't receive table side Caesar salad which we were super excited to experience!! Our steaks were delicious but the butter dish for our lobster was giving off horrible toxic fuses. When I mentioned it to our waiter he blew it...More

2  Thank Jen I
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We dined there to celebrate a milestone birthday. Although the restaurant was beautifully appointed we felt let down by our experience. Prices seemed high, food of average quality, and the wait staff disinterested. My memory of this restaurant will always be the birthday dessert. A...More

1  Thank aedrdz
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

When seated, we were in a smaller room with a number of other couples enjoying their anniversaries as well. Ambiance good. Service was very good. Food good-very good. Prices, in my mind high when looking at overall experience. I've decided, won't be going back. Other...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very overpriced with poor service. Though The LN`s Caesar Salad has always been very good, this time it was much too salty and literally drenched with dressing. One of our party ordered the Chicken Salad which she said was awful. All that to say that...More

1  Thank Terri97
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Lord Nelson on Plains Road has been in business since 1974 and it continues to provide a very high level of food and service. Our party of 10 all had various dishes all of which were excellent. The prices are very high end but...More

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Two of us went to Lord Nelson for dinner last night. We reserved a table for 7pm but arrived early. We were seated right away at a table for four. It was set very elegantly, with nice white table cloth, monogrammed wine goblets, monogramed napkins...More

Thank rsk2956
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have been going to the Lord Nelson for decades and the service is always impeccable! Nick is there most nights but regardless the regular staff are there to make everyone experience a special one. The food is fabulous! We go several times a year...More

Thank jlpn66
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gary m
is there a dress code
22 May 2016|
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Response from Julie E | Reviewed this property |
Maybe it was trying to prompt me, sorry, I only got this message now...and yes Gary, there is a dress code, but it is not written...I would say honest opinion "elegantly casual to elegantly dressed, jacket maybe not a tie... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-639-7950
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