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Foster's Inn Restaurant

111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
+1 519-271-1119
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
“crab cakes” (19 reviews)
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American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by the food and service at Foster’s. I started with the very best Caesar salad I’ve tried. Sharp Parmesan cheese, chunky bacon bits, house made croutons and home made dressing were perfect. Next I had the striploin with extra veg and...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had three meals here over the course of 2 days...an early afternoon appetizer and drinks in lieu of lunch and breakfast and dinner the next day. All were beautifully presented, delicious and served by well trained staff that were not typical wait staff....true professionals. Some...More

Thank B K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only two staff on a busy Sunday morning. Customer service dreadful. Waited 30 minutes for a coffee. We had to ask our waiter for every thing we needed, water, coffee, tea, then had to flag them down just to place an orderMore

Thank Yvonne H
FostersInn, Owner at Foster's Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Yvonne, Sorry to hear you were in to Foster's on a day when we were short of staff. Unfortunately there are days when people are unable to work due to illness and it can be hard to fill in the spots last minute. I...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Or where’s the beef. A great location for the Keto follower. One can avoid the carbs and sugars to concentrate on meats and good fats at Foster’s. And good fats did include the excellent creme brûlée in the photo. Our serve staff got everything right....More

1  Thank LorenzoelJefe
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I had a hankering for steak and based on 2 friends recommendation, I tried Foster's for a late lunch on Saturday of Easter weekend. Perfectly cooked steak albeit it, a tad salty and a smidgen pricey at $34 for just a striploin & fries. Nice...More

Thank MOrfitt2014
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I meet a dear friend here quite often. The food is always top notch and the servers amazing. If you are looking for a lovely place to meet and talk with the added treat of outstanding food, this is the place for you

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Our meals were tasty - simple meals (omelette and waffels) done well. This is not a fancy restaurant, nor was the menu overwhelming with options or unique breakfast options. Our server was attentive and the final cost of our meal seemed to fit with our...More

Thank Kevnic14
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Definitely a delicious spot to eat, with great friendly staff. The food arrived quickly, and was well priced. The restaurant is lovely to sit in, and wasn't over crowded. Great spot to stop for breakfast or brunch, before heading out to the unique stores Stratford...More

Thank VelvetsAB
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I love the breakfast menu at Foster’s, especially the eggs florentine and crab cakes benedict. Craig is a down-to-earth host and his staff do a really good job.

Thank Shrewsbury55
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Chef Mel... amazing... we had breakfast here over the holidays. Reasonably priced, cooked very quickly and waiter was fantastic. Cheers Craig. Amazing staff... Thanks

Thank Muma M
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Questions & Answers
13 July 2016|
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Response from Loriszym | Reviewed this property |
You may want to contact the restaurant... You replied to my review not the restaurant ;) but I'm sure they will be able to help you with your question!
Patti G
11 June 2015|
Response from FostersInn | Property representative |
It is too bad that Trip Advisor won't let me direct you to our website where our menus are posted. Cheers, Craig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Downie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-271-1119
  • E-mail
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