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5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen

3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
+1 905-315-8782
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our meals were great and so was our server, will be back! Had the buffalo wontons always great, get xtra buffalo sauce, burgers were very good also!

Thank Skippy2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there recently for a dinner. It is nice inside. Despite being in a plaza the parking is limited. They seem to have a focus on drinks not good. The selection of alcohol was better than the food selection. The staff was not very attentive...More

Thank Toni H
Reviewed 27 February 2018

The cheddar beer soup was v. good as was the garden salad. The server was quite attentive and was quick to catch on to our sense of humour.More

Thank Paul S
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thanks Paul for your kind words. We appreciate all feedback and we are glad you enjoyed our food and signature craft beer. Hope to see you back soon and spread the word around. Did you know that you can take home your favourite 5West Signature...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Lunch was great - blond beer for blond women. Nice atmosphere- cool vib. We love the chalk boards. Guys who work here are fun and provide great service.

Thank Cathy E
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Really enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you soon..... one of the GUYS.......Doug

Reviewed 30 January 2018

had a good time there but I have to say the drink prices are the highest I've seen in Burlington. The food was good and it wasn't overly expensive but the pints we had were coming in at $9 a pint. I don't even pay...More

Thank 155019Aedan
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks for the candid review. I do agree prices for pints have increased signficantly with minimum wages going up but the reality of it all is that our pricing is very competitive and we are still pouring an 18 ounce pint in a 20 ounce...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great local pub -- huge selection of draft beer (some of it brewed on site), great food, and friendly staff. This place has come a LONG way since the original Purple Heather. If you haven't been in for a while, you should definitely check it...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great place We went for Halloween and the music was amazing as well as the food offerings. Service was terrific and did I say the food. Beers by the flight ... Fantastic brews right on 5 At a super price point

Thank Dorothy T
Reviewed 14 November 2017

our first time back since the name change was for the Halloween bash. We had a lot of fun. Our waitress was fantastic - her name escapes me unfortunately but that evening she was wearing a shirt that read "stout". She was super kind and...More

1  Thank JAAMB1st
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Back in August I reviewed 5West Brew Pub and was disappointed in the change they had made from when they were the Purple Heather. Since this is a local business, I wanted to give them a second chance, especially since we had enjoyed it before....More

1  Thank Beerwolf4
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had an absolute blast on our night out at 5west. Great beers, great, food, and a very handsome British bar man, "Hi Nicky!". I would definitely recommend this pub to anyone looking to have a good meal followed by some cold craft beers. I...More

Thank amlewis
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23 March 2016|
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Response from Alan B | Property representative |
IV93364 Well I will try this again as I have posted an answer about 2 hours ago. As one of the owners at the Purple Heather I apologize that we did not meet your expectations. Our servers are trained to address any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
American, Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada (Formerly The Purple Heather Pub)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-315-8782
  • E-mail
Craft Brew Pub and Kitchen Crafted for an Exceptional Experience. Live Entertainment Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday
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