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Groovy Tuesday'S Bistro

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$$ - $$$
City Center
Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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73 Collier Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1G7, Canada
+1 705-721-0302
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Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Barrie, Canada
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441 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since relocating to Barrie we've tried out most of the restaurants but took a while to get here - and what a treat it is! A charming, comfortable atmosphere and friendly staff impressed us first and set the tone for what was to follow. From starters to mains to dessert we enjoyed every bite. We'll be returning for sure.

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Thank Peytonsage
Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Honestly, this is THEE place to eat :) Wow. the chef is top notch. I LOVE going to a restaurant with a small menu, unique plates, local seasonal specials, and an intimate atmosphere. There wasnt a bit of my meal that did explode in my mouth with flavor. Trust me, go there, order something that you would never order, trust... More 

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Thank luconeill
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The best food in barrie by far..excellent staff. High quality food. Highly recommend!! Nothing in barrie compares.

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Thank jameehelena
Barrie, Canada
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I have been trying to eat at this establishment for a while. It is across the street from Barrie's City Hall, home to the Farmer's Market on Saturdays.I work in Innisfill through the week so I was hoping to go to lunch after enjoying the market with a friend. The web site does not show it's hours well so I... More 

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Thank 34carousel
Barrie, Canada
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We were out with friends, we all had different entrees and everyone enjoyed their selection. Great service, food was well prepared. Great night out! A must try if you're looking for good food and a quiet atmosphere.

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Thank Luanne226
North Bay, Canada
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Fabulous meals and great atmosphere! We go to Groovy Tuesday on special occasions and when we want to relax with a great appetizer and a bottle of wine.

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Thank Cynthia B
Barrie, Canada
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I had the Herb Roasted Chicken which was featured on the specials board and my husband had the beef tenderloin. Everything was cooked to perfection and paired with Brussels sprouts and hearty fall vegetables (which we loved) as well as baby potatoes and perogies (the tenderloin) that was very enjoyable. I can't remember the last time I enjoyed a meal... More 

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Thank Tamara D
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I love this restaurant. The food is consistently amazing, the atmosphere is fun (you can watch the cook prep and plate the food as the kitchen is open-to-view), and the prices are very reasonable. The same can be said for the their service, which has always been of the highest quality. Their menu changes with the season,... More 

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Thank Andrew R
1 review
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Looking for a place to excite your tastebuds? This is the place to be. We went during their fall menu. This menu is made up of their best dishes over the last couple of years. The staff was attentive and pleasant. The kitchen is open to the restaurant so you can see your food get plated. It got a "WOW"... More 

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Thank Len V
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Refreshing to find some amazing food in Barrie! This was my first visit to Groovy Tuesday which has been open for 5 years. I have already booked for Saturday again. I didn't get pictures but maybe next time. I had the special, bacon wrapped cod with pearl couscous and parsnip vanilla purée and roast vegetables. Yum yum yum! Cod was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Collier Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 705-721-0302
Description
Groovy Tuesday’s Bistro is a serene and understated oasis in the heart of downtown Barrie. The open concept kitchen enhances the memorable dining experience in the intimate 30-seat dining room adorned by local artwork. Groovy Tuesday’s reputation is built on its food, but cemented by a strong commitment to service. Attentive, sensitive and knowledgeable, the dining room staff is dedicated to upholding the highest standards. Because of the restaurants unflagging commitment to the best possible and locally produced ingredients, menus at Groovy Tuesday’s are written seasonally and are accompanied by a wine list which offers a wide range of exclusive labels by the glass. Groovy Tuesday’s Bistro will offer catering solutions for your special event, whether it is at your home or at the restaurant. The restaurant is available to be booked exclusively for private functions of twenty or more guests.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?