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Secret Garden Restaurant

5827 River Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3K9, Canada
+1 905-358-4588
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5827 River Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3K9, Canada
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

We called in and had chilli, it was served in a very shallow bowl with nachos, no rice or chips. The chilli was also just warm. We had a sandwich sitting outside at lunch time which was good but the meal at night was poor.

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Quirky place, with average food, staff where nice enough, but would not recommend-sorry, the worst coffee I have tasted in Canada!

Thank sharonlnorman
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I found this restaurant very welcoming, although I doubt I would have discovered it if not for the owner being outside and calling us over. Food was freshly prepared, so lovely and hot, with constant refills of tea or coffee. And moderately priced also.

Thank Will R
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The type of restaurant you expect to see on kitchen nightmares. Walk in to an older man who I assume owns it being very rude about a group who sat themselves. A waitress moaning that we've came in meaning she can't go home. Asked her...More

Thank Chantelle L
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This was our 2nd visit here for my wife and I after our return to Niagara and I still love this place. It has a fantastic location, just across from the Maid of the Mist/Hornblower boat ride and if you sit outside you have an...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 8 October 2017

There were 4 of us enjoying Niagara Falls and we took a walk to the Canadian side and happened upon the Secret Garden. What a great find! We enjoyed sitting outside enjoying the view of the falls. The food and service were very good. And...More

Thank PacificNWSusan
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Finally a restaurant serving vegetables & healthy food! Without ridiculous prices of the upmarket places. Wish we'd found it on 1st day. Had breakfasts & a dinner there. Good service, tho definitely notvsilver service! But very pleasant.

Thank glad57
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This area of Niagara Falls is very busy, so I really enjoyed sitting in a beautiful garden and relaxing. The food is okay, nothing special, the service is about the same, okay, not great. Pricing is not bad for that area. I would stop again,...More

Thank adnerblou
Reviewed 12 September 2017

the food was OK. but wait for it was very long, we have rested finished our drink changed diaper for the baby relaxed and waited more. until we have asked another waitress to call ours.

Thank Saif_Sarah
Mike B, Owner at Secret Garden Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

COuldyoubplease let us know which day you were here so we can address this with those staff members. Thank you

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Even though this is a highly touristic area the food was delicious and our service was very friendly. Would definitely recommend.

Thank JuliaCaesaris
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Response from mei2boyz | Reviewed this property |
8 June 2016|
Response from KNPGoldsmith | Reviewed this property |
Hello Sorry we only had breakfast here however there were ample tables and we did see some "reserved" signs on some tables. I would email them direct IN L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5827 River Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 905-358-4588
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