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The Bauer Kitchen

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187 King Street South, Unit 102, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (Allen St.)
+1 519-772-0790
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really liked this place. Went there for lunch the ambiance was good, food was excellent and the server was polite and brought our order on time. Would definitely be going there again

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Thank Ahmed A
Waterloo, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been there many times. Always have a geat meal and good set up for visiting with friends. Some places this large are very noisy. Somehow it doesn't seem to be issue here.

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Thank bonniemacdoyle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service and servers quick and friendly ... a bit noisy but a fun place to meet and greet but not if you are looking for a place to cement the tryst you are planning. Food is great, not pretentious just own home tasty.

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Thank Douglas S
Waterloo, Canada
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yep, it's almost there. Great selection of food and very well prepared. Nice decor, very good service, BUT when I was there for lunch it was just too loud. They do really need to baffle the sound a bit and then it would be really great.

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1 Thank Myroslaw T
Waterloo, Canada
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was so so considering the price. Met an old friend intending to catch up, unfortunately we couldn't hear ourselves think so just stayed for appetizers. Not a place for conversation or a quiet dinner.

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1 Thank Kathy Q
New Hamburg, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service and food were great. The atmosphere is a little loud but very energetic. The taste of the food is great.

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1 Thank greg706
Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Early Valentines I had the Teres Major and it was done just right, my wife had the fish and chips and loved it except for the french fry logs. Great wine selection. Service was good. I would recommend making reservations as we saw a lot of people turned away as the place was full.

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1 Thank shubsens
Waterloo, Canada
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I keep wanting to give The Bauer Kitchen a 5... I've been here about 20 times and can honestly say I've never had the same experience twice... The menu is diverse and plenty of options for practically any preference, but it's just inconsistent... One visit is incredible and the next is horrid... I'm not sure why, but I keep going... More 

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1 Thank OrokZin
Waterloo, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I was quite impressed with the restaurant as a whole. The staff was amazing and very helpful. The food came in a timely manner and was delicious!! Will definitely be going back :)

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1 Thank mlachapelle2004
Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My husband and I enjoyed an excellent lunch at The Bauer Kitchen a few weeks ago. The food is always excellent with a gourmet twist to it. Great atmosphere - upscale refurbished historical factory - exposed brick walls etc. Service is great too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 King Street South, Unit 102, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    (Allen St.)
  • Public Transportation: On the main 7 line heading to Conestoga Mall.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-772-0790

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