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Blackshop

595 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6J3, Canada
+1 519-621-4180
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (31 reviews)
“schnitzel” (19 reviews)
“scallops” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
595 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6J3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant for a special celebration. We waited for our meal for 2 1/2 hours and strangely management didn’t seem to care and offered no reason other than they were busy. While the food was okay, it was not worth the wait. The...More

1  Thank Li S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the third time we dined here; the first time with just me and my spouse. It was mid-week without a reservation about 6:30pm and we were seated promptly. The place was pretty empty at this point but by 7:30 our section was full....More

Thank JeffO_Can
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server was excellent. As part of the Fish Festival, I had the Cajun catfish and my wife had the chicken, both were very good.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We had a family get together today and we decided to go out for brunch. We've been to Blackshop for dinner before but didn't realize they served brunch and what a great brunch it was. There were six of us and everyone had something different....More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

My wife and I received a gift card from our daughter and son-in-law for Christmas for the Blackshop Restaurant. We went for lunch a month ago and were pleasantly surprised to find this gem of a restaurant. We ordered a 1/2L of red wine, a...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We were staying up the road and found this spot for dinner. Upscale food but I thought prices were reasonable. I had a pasta special that was excellent. Noodles perfectly cooked. Pork tenderloin was amazing. The baked Brie was a good appetizer. I will definitely...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

great food and good variety. Tables by the fire are very cozy. Outside in the good weather is my preference. Good for special events, small groups and couples. I have aleays been satisfied with my food. innovative menu that changes often.Consistantly good food and service.

Thank Barbie4947
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Classier place. Fast service. The menu is on the pricier side but worth checking out.

Thank Karolina C
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Had a fabulous lunch at Blackshop for their Winter Season event. It is similar to Winterlicious that happens in Toronto In January and February. Had a great 3 course meal consisting of a beet salad, steak and veggies and a great creme brûlée. All for...More

Thank jhutchin2016
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant use to be my favorite restaurant, I have been there many times. This time was something special and I did the reservation for 4 on Open Table and I add specifically to be by the fire place. We get there and by her...More

1  Thank Julian A
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joeann50
5 March 2017|
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Response from Candice K | Property representative |
Hi there! We have a number of semi-private and private rooms available, including two that are perfect for a group of that size, and there are no rental fees for the rooms. If you would like to make a reservation, or if... More
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marionshirley57
18 September 2016|
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Response from Beach4Lifeforever | Reviewed this property |
Who doesn't like garlic in there mashed potatoes?!!! hahah that's a first
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Maria B
19 August 2016|
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Response from Chris K | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have a children's menu and are always willing to accommodate especially with special occasions. Ask you server for children options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 595 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6J3, Canada
    (Sheldon Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Main Hespeler Road Line
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-621-4180
  • E-mail
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