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Painters Hall Bistro

) #6 of 366 Restaurants in Barrie $$$$ Steakhouse, ,
17 Clapperton St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3E4, Canada
+1 705-797-8844
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Clapperton St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3E4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As you walk in, a friendly person is greeting you. The Atmosphere as you walk in to the dining area makes you feel right at home. The service was excellent, an excellent menu to choose from and a great wine list. Have been here a...More

Thank 298wilfredf
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was there for Valentine's Day. Specifically asked for the Valentine's Day menu which was a set price. Food was fairly good but did not receive everything ordered and we were charged the regular menu price. The restaurant was so cold that I never took off...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had a celebratory dinner at the Painter's Hall last month. We have been curious about the Painter's Hall, given the top rating this locale receives on TA. Thus, after making reservations (easy to do online), we arrived to an unassuming building...More

Thank SMO2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Erin and her staff are always very polite. Food is a 10 as service is. Wine selection is always great and not over priced as some Resturant's are. Try them as u will love them

Thank Toyoda1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family was heading to Muskoka on a Friday night and decided we needed a good dinner. So we did random google search and landed on The Painters Hall. What a surprise! Our server Jose was sweet and took great care of us all. Two...More

Thank babooyou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this little gem! Enjoyed the $30 Barrielicious menu and was not disappointed at all. Spring rolls, chicken and risotto and that lemon creme Brule were all amazing. I will be back. Thank you for great service and fresh and fine food.

Thank roadtrippin71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try this lovely restaurant and we were very happy we did. The food and service exceeded our expectations. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank Lynda_and_family
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us decided to try the Painters Hall Bistro. It exceeded our expectations. Excellent food, value and service. Our server, Wagner, was attentive, friendly and professional. The portions were generous and delicious. For apps, we had the smoked tomato soup, braised pork spring rolls...More

Thank Deryck B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a really nice little place that serves great food. The service is professional and friendly.

1  Thank Mougly
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Heard that we should try this restaurant so while we were away for the weekend in the area to celebrate our wedding anniversary we booked a dinner here on a Friday night. To begin with, way too loud to enjoy an evening. My husband and...More

1  Thank formykids12
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Questions & Answers
12 February 2017|
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Response from Shane B | Property representative |
We do offer BYOB corkage at $20.00 per bottle. We also discount and even waive corkage periodically, follow us on Facebook to find out more.
5 August 2016|
Response from Shane B | Property representative |
We cook them overnight, 16 hrs. Glad you enjoy them!
11 January 2016|
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Response from Shane B | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for reaching out. I am sorry that you think our restaurant is garbage. It may not seem apparent but we do work extremely hard to ensure our customers experience a great evening when they visit. I am also sorry... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Clapperton St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 705-797-8844
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