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) #12 of 102 Restaurants in Stratford $$ - $$$ , , International
104-108 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H2, Canada
+1 519-271-9202
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (49 reviews)
“prime rib” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104-108 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Friendly staff. Fresh good food. Intimate setting. Small restaurant but big on taste. Best to have a reservation but not alway necessary.

Thank Rose5_13
Reviewed 2 days ago

The menu is varied and offers plenty of surprises - usually good ones. They keep on experimenting with new items on their small plate menu, and that is to be applauded in a place where too many restaurants are just coasting. The steamed pork bun...More

Thank LH M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived in Stratford with no real plans except to see a show. Our host at the Blue Spruce B&B recommended Mercer by telling us they had 130+ types of beer, I was sold. The building itself is on the main street, and fills quickly...More

Thank chab009
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant offered friendly and helpful wait staff. The ambience was lovely. The food was uniquely presented and delicious. We will definitely be back next time we're in Stratford.

Thank Catherine3212015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu includes small plate dining as well as full entries. The menu is fully marked with with nut free, gluten free and vegetarian options. Our service was very attentive.

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good restaurant, great menu, delicious food. Our evening there was one of our highlights. Excellent choice for a special evening.

Thank MyTravel4u
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a surprise!!! Just had fantastic apres theatre at Mercer. Usually we have always gone to Foster's after attending a play in Stratford. This year, it was closed with just drinks on the patio. They referred us elsewhere and it looked horrible and unwelcoming with...More

Thank 3Thirstytravellers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the Mercer and it was quite disappointing. I had the worst Caesar salad I've ever eaten. They grill the lettuce so it tastes like burnt,wilted lettuce similar to salad you've left in the fridge too long. I found it...More

Thank The5Cats
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant but I get the feeling of a place that can't decide what it wants to be: fine dining or bar. Far too loud entertainer for a classy space like this. Food was fine and service also but beware that after 9:00, there is...More

Thank GLS29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were in Stratford recently for a couple of plays and stopped here for dinner on the recommendation of the B&B we were staying at. The beer list was absolutely impressive, and the food was above par. I had the Tonkatsu Schnitzel...More

Thank mjc_edwards
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Susan E
17 September 2016|
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Response from NaplesGG | Reviewed this property |
Yes! If you go be sure to order the biscuit as a side--it's super good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104-108 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-271-9202
One of Ontario's Largest Craft Beer Selections accompany a delicious "from scratch" menu and 14 modern and centrally located Hotel Rooms!
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