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Shirley's Bayside Grille

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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150 Dunlop St E | E. Unit 102, Barrie, Ontario L4M 6H1, Canada
+1 705-735-0035
12:00 - 22:00
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Barrie, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have had many family celebrations at Shirley's (birthdays ,anniversaries) and they have never let us down. Food is always top notch and friendly service.

Thank Chicks1955
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited town and went based upon the recommendation of friends of friends. The place could use a bit of an update inside wise and a menu refresh. Seems like it may be geared for the older crowd. Chicken was dry in my opinion. I did see some other dishes that looked good.

Thank brianjones2017
Ontario, Canada
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97 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to Shirley's many times in the past and it has been consistently good. This time we were lucky to have great live entertainment, which happens every Friday. For Barrielicious they have the same menu as other years, which is a good value and the service is always friendly and efficient.

Thank Lsabina11
Toronto, Canada
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Always love the food at Shirley's! The challenge is now that we've had to go gluten free and there's almost nothing on the menu that is gluten free, other than a salad. Would love to have Shirley's change up her menu a bit to accommodate those with food issues. Using corn starch instead of flour can be an easy fix... More 

Thank Christine B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Small party of 12... great time!! Lamb was delicious Steak blue fantastic Calamari amazing Great staff great wine phenomenal food.

Thank Chris L
Guelph, Canada
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I came here for lunch with a group of family and friends for the first time having never heard of or been here before and I was pleasantly surprised. The menu is small and seemingly expensive, until our meals arrived and the portion sizes were HUGE. I find that a restaurant that has a smaller menu tends to have higher... More 

Thank Olivia G
Innisfil, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The supervisors took me out for my 65th birthday! What a lovely place too! I had the special which was cauliflower soup (Homemade) and Quiche! Very yummy!!

Thank Viv M
Barrie, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The escargot was fantastic! It's served in a puff pastry and quite delicious.... Very HOT though so lift the pastry lid to let it cool before you indulge. I had the pickerel served with a house salad and poached pears on top. It was quite lovely, although there were little bones in the fish but the waitress DID warn me... More 

Thank Tamara_Stew
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This was our first time here. I had read great reviews and wanted to try something different for a change. We both ordered steaks and I have to say that mine could have been better (strip loin), a little underdone and it certainly wasn't as tender as I was lead to believe. My partners ribeye was better though. The caesar... More 

Thank dianamc62
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We showed up at Shirley's expecting a burger 'grill'. I was pleasantly surprised by the menu and atmosphere. We sat outside, which has a different menu than inside (though our waitress was kind enough to offer me the indoor menu as we were first-timers). The wine special was too good to pass up. The margherita flatbread was nice. The steak... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Dunlop St E | E. Unit 102, Barrie, Ontario L4M 6H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-735-0035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?