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271 West Restaurant

271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
+1 519-954-8821
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (45 reviews)
“linguine” (19 reviews)
“salmon” (34 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I do love a good pasta but this lacked flavour which left me surprised. Not sure why they bother with the garlic bread. We shared the flourless cake which came across more like a brownie. Not bad though. I can't say I would go back.

Thank Carlotta T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The home-made pasta is the best we've ever had!! Staff are also friendly and the ambiance is nice. I would definitely recommend this place if you like pasta!

Thank Mirjana V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to go here on new years eve. We called that day and had no issue getting a table for the evening. Mind you we had very few time slots to choose from as they were busy. We arrived and were seated immediately. Every...More

Thank Dianetrap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best in K-W! Our favourite new place to go out for fresh pasta! The food, service and downtown location make this restaurant a must for anyone wanting a great-tasting dinner at a decent price, in a cozy environment. It is close to Centre in...More

Thank steffguy9
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I don't love the ambiance of this place. The food is solid - tasty and satisfying, but not the best I've had. What brings me back is the care and concern of the owners. They walk about the restaurant, asking every patron how the food...More

Thank irispiral
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is well deserving of 5 stars, the service is amazing; Nikola did an out standing job and Zeljko is one of the friendliest owners I’ve ever met. The food is beyond excellent and the entire vibe and environment is just fantastic. I would...More

Thank Dusan P
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Visited 271 for a work Christmas lunch and it also happened to be my birthday. From the beginning the owner and his wife made us feel at home and there's almost a feeling like you're part of their family. The gnocchi is really good and...More

Thank Denis P
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located downtown this restaurant beckoned us in out of the cold. The decor was welcoming as was the staff. We were seated immediately and offered drinks. We ordered salads and pizzas. The Mediterranean and Caesar salads came in small and large sizes. They were...More

1  Thank BazRasty
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

One of my all time favorite places to go for a nicer meal or just a special occasion. Great atmosphere, outstanding service and some of the best food in town.

Thank paisleysup
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I recently visited 271West with a group of friends and we were all thoroughly impressed with our experience. Pros: An excellent menu featuring a wide variety of attractive options Top notch pizza Attentive service Great atmosphere and location Cons: None whatsoever It’s no surprise that...More

Thank ChrisToplack
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12 May 2016|
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Response from Arlene M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Tripadvisor won't allow a link in the answer, so Google 271 west kitchener. Yes, dress is casual. Enjoy!
Larry M
8 April 2015|
Response from TracyinPalm | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about gift certificates. I am sure if you contact them they would be happy to help you. Call 519-954-8821 They also have their email address posted on their website, search for 271 West Good Luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-954-8821
  • E-mail
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