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Food scene in Kitchener

Bakery
“Italian grocery, deli, fresh food, dessert and more! One of the BEST places to get lunch in KW - price varies depending on items but rages from $-$$”
27 locals recommend
Bar
“Amazing selection of Beer & Ciders! Huge tap list, and a wide variety of craft beers from across the world. Won-Ton Nachos are also amazing!”
17 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
$$
“Fantastic coffee shop to get some work done. Situated just north of Waterloo town square, this little shop has great character. Amazing coffee and warm vibes, I love this place in the winter to warm up my soul. *Beware of current uptown Waterloo LRT construction *”
21 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
$$
“My favorite resturant in town, has been recognized as the #1 spot in kitchener for many years.”
14 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“large shopping mall with numerous stores and restaurants. Also connected to public transit/LRT”
8 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Abe Erb is an uber local themed excellent microbrew pub. The beer and burgers are definitely worth the vist, and the staff and owners and staff support the community hugely! Stop in and say Hi”
14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The BEST sushi in all of KW. it's more like a 10 min. drive but it's so worth it.”
12 locals recommend
Music Venue
“My favourite patio in KW, stop in for a pint along the river and take in the sounds of our local bands playing inside.”
20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best patio and exceptional microbrew pub uptown Waterloo, fine servers, and some of the best local beer money can buy. ”
13 locals recommend
Bar
“Amazing chicken and waffles. Southern food, good drinks and fun wait staff.”
13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“More upscale restaurant closer to Waterloo with great steak and brunch! $$/$$$”
15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“upscale dining with multiple levels & restaurants (Charcoal steak house, Del's Italian kitchen and Martini's bar & lounge); $$/$$$”
14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A little pricey, but worth it. This is a favourite for faculty hosting invited speakers visiting U Waterloo & Laurier. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but the chef/owner is renowned. ”
12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great spot for a 'homemade' breakfast/brunch. Casual, cozy, and eclectic vibe.”
15 locals recommend
Café
$
“They make fabulous stone-oven pizzas, and have fresh coffee, pastries, bagels and croissants. The model is 'honour system' - there is no cashier. You make your selections (or order your pizza) and then stuff money in a box (like depositing fare on a bus)! They won't answer the phone - you need to walk in to order. But it is worth it - an iconic presence that could only work in a community like this one.”
11 locals recommend
Café
“A warm and friendly atmosphere. Free wifi but only one charging outlet if you’re looking to do work. They roast their own coffee and sell it. I recommend a flat white and raspberry crumble muffin. They also have some gluten free and vegan options. ”
8 locals recommend