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The Whale & Ale

) #116 of 458 Restaurants in Kitchener $$ - $$$ , British,
1120 Victoria St N Unit 2, Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3T2, Canada
+1 519-570-3033
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“quaint pub” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1120 Victoria St N Unit 2, Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3T2, Canada
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went in on a Thursday afternoon with some colleagues for lunch, get a few beers and some pub grub... 30 minutes later the waitress walks over and tells me that they are out of "beer battered chicken figners" and if I would wan the regular...More

Thank Brandon P
Reviewed 15 June 2017

food is great, ambiance is very good, love the patio and they sell Goose island honker ale one of the few places

Thank Stormyoda
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

So I had heard that this place had gone through lots of changes. I was curious so I went for dinner on Friday. It has changed - for the better. The food is improved and the staff cares. The General Manager, Dave or Dan, I'm...More

Thank BigSerge
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Went to meet up with my best friend before an event we were attending. The waitress and Manager were involved with the customers. We had a quite chatty waitress which we both enjoyed. It was simple to make reservations online and everything was ready for...More

Thank D7K8S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If I am with 1 friend I like to sit at the bar - always interesting interacting with the bartender. Other times we take a booth. Fish and chips is my favourite. I friendly place to be at

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great decor, nice area and outdoor patio for summer. Great selection of beers on tap. Service a little slow, but we were on a busy Saturday night so could have used extra help. Enjoyed my Chicken & Grilled pepper panini. Big portion with excellent Ceasar...More

Thank qtpiede19
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I'm going say this place isn't what it use to be.......but food was ok and drinks were cold. Personally I'm not in a hurry to go back.

1  Thank Tdw383
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Met some friends here for dinner on a Saturday night. The place quickly became very busy, which I saw as a good sign. Unfortunately, it wasn't. Our service wasn't the greatest - though I can give credit to our server as she seemed to be...More

Thank Trimblt
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I have been here a few times and it is just okay. Last night I was there with a bunch of friends for wings and beer. They have lots of wing flavors, which is nice, but my wings were cold when they got to the...More

Thank Olivia G
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I stopped in after work today to grab a pint and a quick snack. It's the standard irish pub, spinach dip was decent. It also got pretty busy around 6pm, which created a nice atmosphere.

Thank ShellshockPeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Victoria St N Unit 2, Kitchener, Ontario N2B 3T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-570-3033
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