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Johnny Pastrami's Breakfast & Lunch

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296 Ontario St | 569 Lake Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5L7, Canada
+1 905-988-1111
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08:00 - 15:00
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Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Montreal smoked meat sandwich. Hubby had a delicious Reuben. Onion rings were great. Not greasy. My soup was delicious ! Will be back

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Thank Jackie R
St. Catharines, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Excellent breakfast with the best home fries we'd ever had. Good prices and great service. Lovely! Definitely recommended.

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Thank parisbirch
St Catharines
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They just opened a new location on lake st ....what a good breakfast! Good value, food and service..

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Thank Jon C
St. Catharines, Canada
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63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried the new location on lake street for breakfast. I thought the was alright but nothing special. Not a huge selection on the menu. Definitely more expensive then our regular breakfast spots. Our server was pleasant. There were a few other servers that kept trying to bring us food that we didn't order as they didn't know which table it... More 

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Thank Kim B
St. Catharines, Canada
Level Contributor
55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch. Place was nothing special but oh the food is totally awesome and the service couldn't be better. We were at the Lake St location. I wish they were open for dinner too as I would eat there more often. If you like great service, awesome food and very reasonable prices then this place is for you. We... More 

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Thank Debbie G
Barrie, Canada
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55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small restaurant but great value and good breakfast, lots to choose. Easy to find on a main st. not far from the highway.

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Thank TrueNorth67
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute little breakfast joint. Quick, friendly service. Both my mother and I had the all day breakfast with the smoked meat hash. The potatoes were awesome, well seasoned and well cooked. Couldn't have asked for more for your basic breakfast. Strongly recommended!

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Thank Jenelle B
St. Catharines, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is your typical breakfast and lunch, but the place was packed! Mostly seniors, but we are in the majority in this neighbourhood! Walter Ostenak (The Polka King) was there also enjoying his lunch. I had a Cheeseburger. The meat was fresh not processed, Real cheddar, fresh endive lettuce. It came with excellent fries, and fresh creamy coleslaw. Grand total... More 

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Thank MsLynne2014
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking forward to their new location opening. We were greatly let down by the poor service. Drinks never filled, never got our water, no milk for coffee or ketsup at table. My eggs florentin looked nothing like the photo posted on review page. We watched another table walk out they were seated by a man... More 

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Thank Jillian M
JohnnyPastrami, Owner at Johnny Pastrami's Breakfast & Lunch, responded to this review

Hi Jillian. I apologise for your experience. We definitely had our challenges on Sunday. I am working extremely hard this week so we never repeat that type of performance. I thank you for giving us another chance in the future. More 

st. catharines
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357 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We sat down and the first thing I noticed was the menu was dirty. Not a little smudge but disgusting. Dried ketchup and egg on the front. Then went to sit down and there was food scraps on the chair. Before leaving I looked around and noted the rest of the place looked almost spotless. The cutlery was clean so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$7
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296 Ontario St | 569 Lake Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 905-988-1111

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