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The Crazy Fox Bistro

135 Bayfield St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3B3, Canada
+1 705-737-5000
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“grouper” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
135 Bayfield St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3B3, Canada
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Best food and the most amazing service from the staff even on super busy nights. We go for every special occasion because it's consistently the best.

Thank Royalty86
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We invited friends here for a nice Friday night diner. We shared the chefs appetizer recommendation which was a mix of different starters. We all thought it was really good. We ordered 4 different mains and everyone was happy with their choices. The atmosphere is...More

Thank 4Macs
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The food, staff and friendly ambience of the Crazy Fox Bistro will never disappoint. Whether you are just stopping in for apps after work or looking for a unique fine dining experience, you'll be impressed with the variety and quality this restaurant has to offer.

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Have been to Crazy Fox many times with family or as a couple and it never disappoints. Always consistent, great service and even better food.

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times with a few different people(relatives and friends) over the last two years. The people working there are consistent. Great service and fantastic meals, great variety. Everything from the wine choices and pairing to appetizers, entries and desserts.

Thank David G
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We were very intrigued by the menu on-line and looked forward to a good meal...unfortunately it was quite ordinary. Our starters were their signature mushroom soup - quite bland - and the spicy shrimp which weren't bad but the salad bed was wilted. For mains...More

Thank Peytonsage
Reviewed 26 February 2017

this is the beat restaurant for fine dining in Barrie (to my knowledge), great dining experience, nice set up, fabric white cloth tablecloth and napkin, good service, menu with steak and fish, beef, veal, lamb and chicken, pickerel, grouper, shrimps and lobster... very god food,...More

Thank gdusastre
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Walking in, we were not greeted by the hostess for a few minutes since she "was busy" according to the few servers who flew past us from the bar up and down the various flights of stairs that make up the restaurant. Once greeted, we...More

Thank T R
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We have eaten at the Crazy Fox for many years....at both of their locations. We decided to go there again for a date night this evening and were not overly impressed. Service was very poor.....and I will make it clear it was just our server....there...More

Thank snlvrr
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A group of friends attended the Crazy Fox Bistro for Barrielicious on Saturday night. We did make reservations via website with ease. When we arrived the restaurant was full but we were escorted to our seats within minutes. The wait staff were helpful and attentive,...More

Thank Ronjoponjo
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Paulette W
11 August 2016|
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Response from Lawna U | Property representative |
We do have a wheelchair ramp and a few tables we assign that are wheelchair accessible. However, our washrooms are several flights of stairs down into the office building which we are a part of.
22 July 2016|
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Response from Maria C | Reviewed this property |
is there a question here? They do participate in Barrielicious every year.
22 July 2016|
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Response from albinob2016 | Reviewed this property |
I Never have the Barrielicious menu at any restaurant, if I go out would prefer to order off of regular menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Bayfield St, Barrie, Ontario L4M 3B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-737-5000
  • E-mail
The Crazy Fox Bistro brings together the best of classic and contemporary cuisine. This popular Barrie restaurant has been providing fine dining in a casual atmosphere since 1986. Award-winning chef and owner Coos Uylenbroek creates unique dishes that tantalize the senses using only the freshest ingredients available. The Crazy Fox Bistro's staff offer superior, personalized service to its many satisfied customers. It's the perfect place in Barrie to stop by after work to try a scrumptious appetizer in the cozy bar area or savour superb cuisine in the multi-level dining room for the full fine dining experience.
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