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Olde School Restaurant

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Hwy 2 W & Powerline Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5L8, Canada
+1 519-753-3131
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11:30 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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Mississauga, Canada
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was slow and food is average at best...we definitely won't be back. Much better options in Brantford.

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Thank Teena M
Vienna, Virginia
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214 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and husband had been here before and when the time came for a centrally located place in Southwestern Ontario for a special family occasion, the Olde School came to mind. We arranged a private room for a party of 12 and enjoyed the charm and privacy with excellent service from Lenny. The atmosphere is very unique and enjoyable... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to be treated with the best Waite staff this is the place to go. Steak and prime rib cooked to perfection and seasoned nicely. Decor is dated but goes well with the one room schoolhouse it used to be. The queen has even dined at The Olde Schoolhouse. Picture hanging around some of which are from when... More 

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Thank Berneice M
Brantford, Canada
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is an amazing place for a romantic dinner. Not big portions and pricey but excellent food and a great evening out for a special occasion. They have a great Sunday brunch as well for a special occasion with the family or just you and a friend or partner for a late Sunday meal

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Thank caryvey63
Langton, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our meal was good for most of us. Two of our party had seafood pasta and were ill the next day. Everyone else was good but we all had steak, prime rib or chicken. We were there with a bunch and the waiter totally messed up our bills. He did a good job otherwise. Nice vintage ambiance. They did not... More 

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Thank fcschon
St. George, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for our anniversary, they brought a special dessert, food was ok, not great for the price. Thought the ambience would be interesting, but ended up not to our taste.

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Thank Hjholding
Woodstock, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a meal with 2 other people, I ordered the rib steak. The beef was very tender but tasteless. The vegetables, were far overcooked. certainly not worth the money. Desert of cake was yummy. Service was excellent. My other two companions were quite satisfied with their pork rib meal.

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Thank larder270
Brantford
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

It was my mothers 90th birthday and there was 14 of us. The food and service was excellent. There were a variety of items ordered and everyone's was done to perfection.

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Thank Rob L
Hamilton, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely splendid. Food (lamb chop & pork) were perfect Staff went above and beyond. Can't wait to go back

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Thank Jrchapy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nine of us had a family celebration (from a baby to seniors) there. Although the selection isn't huge the food was tasty, fresh and you couldn't beat the price. Still would like to go for dinner or lunch.

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Thank Kathy O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 2 W & Powerline Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3T 5L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brantford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-753-3131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?