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Kelsey's Original Roadhouse

) #88 of 103 Restaurants in Stratford $$ - $$$ American, ,
925 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6W5, Canada
+1 519-275-3005
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible14%
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“tacos” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Canadian, Pub
$$ - $$$
925 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6W5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling through Ontario between Michigan and NY, stopped here for lunch. We both had salads which were very good, out of the ordinary. It was mid afternoon, so not many people in the restaurant but it worked out well, quick service and good food in...More

Thank 633sailor
Reviewed 11 July 2017

our experience was similar to other reviews of this restaurant. it was a thursday and not busy at all. we waited an exceptionally long time just for someone to take our drink order. then when the drinks came she said she would be right back...More

Thank jim d
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We used to be weekly regulars but stopped due to a change in our circumstances. It closed and when we returned we were very disappointed and decided to give it a while to get back in stride. Tonight we both had meals we enjoyed in...More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The place was not super busy but it took awhile for the server to come take our drink order, then brought our drinks and left before taking our food order. The food was good, but nothing exciting. The menu continues to keep changing at Kelsey's...More

Thank 45kathym
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for a quick meal and were pleasantly surprised that our burgers were as good as they were. Three of us had burgers and fries (sounds typical...), but these were really good. Our server was friendly and courteous.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Dinner after the theater. Food and service were very good - server was pleasant. However this facility is in need of some tender loving care and some attention to detail. The entrance is at the front of the building facing Ontario Street and the sidewalk...More

Thank DavidJCurrie
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We went here for lunch with family. We were seated quickly and the service was friendly and quick. I had the chicken parm - served with spaghetti with a very light tomato sauce that was just perfect. I honestly haven't enjoyed a pasta dish so...More

Thank Janeway62
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This restaurant was closed for a time and then reopened. We refused to go back prior to is closing, but thought since it reopened it would be improved. Boy was I wrong. the service was terrible, with the waitress acting rather unprofessional. My spouse ordered...More

Thank LindaForler
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This Kelsey's wasn't always bad. In the past few years it appears to have went down hill. It was closed for a lengthy time. When my hubby and I went to go for lunch, we entered the restaurants and found that it looked like the...More

Thank thetravellingkind
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Kelsey's is a chain restaurant and part of a much larger group. My wife and I used to go there when we wanted something quick, good and easy after a long day of racing around. The restaurant closed for obscure reasons, and lay dormant for...More

Thank Marc A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Canadian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 6W5, Canada (Formerly Kelsey's Neighborhood Bar & Grill)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-275-3005
Enjoy one of Canada's original roadhouse restaurants, with Canadian favourites like double stacked burgers and unforgettable chicken wings. At Kelsey's the beer is always cold and a game is always on.
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