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Marbles Restaurant

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8 William St E, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1K9, Canada
+1 519-885-4390
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place has a nice atmosphere, friendly staff, and good food. Good for a business lunch. I'd go back!

Thank Shane S
Ontario, Canada
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113 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to the restaurant. Unfortunately, Marbles lacked a theme in their menu and atmosphere. The restaurant itself is very cozy and nicely decorated, with stone walls and interesting artwork. However, then the confusion started. There was a large bar that took up 1/4 of the restaurant, yet isn't marketed as a "sit around the bar" type... More 

Thank Globetrotting_Lolo
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are some great "go to" standard items on the menu but the daily specials are special. Quick in and out for lunch. Quaint setting in a historic building

Thank David Y
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Marbles since the recent renovation. We were impressed with the new look - more open, better use of space. Monday was 2 for 1 burger night. Glad they kept that tradition. Burgers were tasty and filling. Good mixture of fries and sweet potato fries. Service was attentive. All four meals arrived at the same... More 

Thank Dewey62
Kitchener, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to have a business lunch. Food is great and atmosphere pleasant Very historic spot as well. Definitely worth seeking out

Thank Sjvv2009
Toronto, Canada
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I have come here on and off again in the last few years, and I feel like I'm always mixed on what my final opinion is. The space is quaint. A bit dated, but they made the attempts to render it charming and cozy. The service is always bubbly and friendly. They were one of the first few places to... More 

Thank madgingerbread
Richmond Hill, Canada
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I recently went to Marbles as I was in town for a trade show. I saw that they had a 2 for 1 burger special so I thought that I would give it a try. The restaurant has been recently renovated as they have new owners. The look is rustic and easygoing. The server was very attentive. We ordered a... More 

Thank 2upbeelers
Waterloo, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Marbles has been around for even. Its a one off but delightfully so. Good meatie burgers served with changing sides, I often bring friends and clients for a quality, yet modestly, priced lunch.

Thank lgreaves2016
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170 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary here and were not disappointed. The chef knows what he's doing in the kitchen. While we had hoped to try the quiche, we discovered that it's not offered on Sundays in favour of Eggs Benedict. Since we're not fans of this latter dish, we opted for the veggie quinoa tacos and Mediterranean vegetable... More 

Thank writeonOntario
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great location and very unique food selection. Great vegetarian options, Pad Thai is always a good choice here. This place is best experienced in the summer on the patio.

Thank Patrick D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 17
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 William St E, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 1K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-885-4390
An Uptown Waterloo landmark since 1977! Marbles restaurant is known for its friendly service, diverse menu and inviting atmosphere.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?