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The Purple Heather Pub

) #123 of 384 Restaurants in Burlington $$ - $$$ , British,
3600 Dundas St | 3600 Dundas Street West, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
+1 905-315-8782
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“nachos” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
3600 Dundas St | 3600 Dundas Street West, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my husband on Thursday for Trivia we had the 1/2 Chicken Dinner - it was delicious! The service was great - our servers name was Tonya, she was attentive, accommodating and very pleasant. I will highly recommend this place to friends and family....More

Thank Nikki H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Owners have done a beautiful job on remodeling this place into a Brewpub. The inside has a new fun and hip atmosphere. The new menu has a nice mix of snacks and some very tasty main menu selections. The music scene continues to be the...More

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The music bands continually presented at this pub make it the best place in Burlington to go out for a thoroughly enjoyable evening. The company is great, service is fabulous and the selection of beers is astounding. Can't wait until the brewery is up and...More

1  Thank TR324
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found the new menu had much more variety, the smoked braised beef and charcuterie plate was great. Went well with the craft beer.

1  Thank XSparksX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second attempt at this restaurant having had a poor experience in the past. This time was probably worse than the first. Summarized below. Very Slow Service despite not being very busy. Did not have the menu item I ordered. Ordered an alternate...More

1  Thank kl331
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Chicken fingers were actually cold inside, roast beef dip was so dry (the roast meat) that it was sticking in my throat. Fries all burnt. Hamburgers burnt. It was a Thursday night, the local band was setting up and the place was nearly empty, so...More

Thank Wayne P
doogieb, Owner at The Purple Heather Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Wayne, As the owner and GM of the Purple Heather Pub, I take all reviews seriously and to heart and this review disappoints me greatly that we let you down in some many areas. To ensure that I deal with this accordingly, can you provide...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great ambience, good food and selection of beer and drinks. Staff is friendly and attentive. Would certainly go back. Looks like they are doing some Reno's. Looking forward to seeing the finished product!

Thank Coconut62
doogieb, Owner at The Purple Heather Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for the great review. With regards to our reno's, we are going to be building a brew pub and brewing our own beer. We will also be changing our name in a few months to 5West Brew Pub and Kitchen....lot's of exciting things!

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I dropped by for some food and drinks on a weeknight. The drinks were tasty and reasonably priced, and we had mixed experiences with the food. The sweet potato fries were delicious, but the salad and chicken bites were not great. The...More

Thank J1e2n3n4y
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

, had a good time there listening to live music , sadly the food was terrible , the atmosphere of the restaurant is pleasant! Good place to go for drinks but eat somewhere else

Thank melissagoulet
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We came here on st Patrick's day looking for some corned beef and cabbage and some beer. We had to wait 90 minutes to get a table which is mostly because they were really busy, but also because the hostess played a game as to...More

Thank SLT1962
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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$8 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3600 Dundas St | 3600 Dundas Street West, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-315-8782
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