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271 West Restaurant

271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
+1 519-954-8821
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The menu was so appealing that I had a hard time deciding what to order. I had champagne chicken, and it was excellent! I was with a large group of about 12 people. Food was delivered quickly and everyone enjoyed the meal. The service was...More

Thank AtlKev
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of our favourites! The food is always good, and we try and visit frequently! The owner is always around and checking to make sure all is right! They will customize any dish to your wish, great pasta, we have yet to...More

Thank LynnElain
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want Italian and you want it done right, this is the place to go in downtown Kitchener. Considering the high quality, prices are very reasonable. Staff are very hospitable and know the menu inside and out. Great place for a first date or...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner with my husband. While looking at the menu my husband started feeling very dizzy and not well. The owner was cleaning off a table for 2 ladies nearby so I asked if he could please bring some water for my husband...More

1  Thank Viki D
Zeljko L, Owner at 271 West Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Two months ago you stopped by my restaurant for 2 minute to look at a menu on a very busy night. You approached me while I was looking after other guests and did not give me a chance to serve you, you simply left. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, all made on site. Owner interested in making your meal the best for you! Home made fish soup and pasta were fantastic.

Thank dgtraveler2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

enjoyable spot with good food. the owners are attentive and want to ensure a pleasant experience. they make their own pasta and salad dressings. they have daily specials

Thank phncolleen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I visited 271 during the Blues Festival as we were looking for a nice sit-down dinner between shows. It seems there aren't too many Italian restaurants in the area which surprised us though it is Kitchener and historically is more Germanic in...More

Thank DrivingSoul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for dinner after mountain biking at the Hydrocut trails. It was quite busy but they had saved a table for us on short notice. The service was very good and efficient. The waiter explained the menu to us such as which pastas...More

Thank Northumberlan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Start with comfortable setting and 'of course' timely courteous and personal attention from server Nick and the owner. The tenderloin was cooked to perfection and 'melt in your mouth'. The home made linguine with garlicy shrimp and tender chicken was outstanding. We'll be back. Stephen...More

Thank swquick56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pasta at this place is so fresh it melts in your mouth! The shrimp is garlicky and delicious. The wine selection is excellent! And Dan, our server is funny and extremely hospitable :-) our teenager says it is the best pizza in the city!...More

Thank Joline M
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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$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
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
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