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Kelsey's Neighborhood Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
576 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6L3, Canada
+1 519-772-1983
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible9%
17 Aug 2017
“Standard chain restaurant food, little pricey, service was both good and weird”
17 Jun 2017
“Nice time”
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Canadian, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
576 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6L3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently on a little mini vacation during a visit to St. Jacob's market in Waterloo, the family and I wanted to go out for a nice dinner. My daughter who is eating gluten-free, for health reason was very limited with what she could order. The...More

Thank Dottie N
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Ordered chicken parm, chicken parm strips, and chicken fried chicken. For apps we got tomato soup and garlic twists. Soup was good, garlic bread was boring. Waitress had no clue about available drinks, maybe she was just new. The pasta with the parm with slightly...More

Thank iceraven
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered the chicken strips and they looked awful and they were seriously dry, had to dunk it in the sauce from start to finish. I ordered the Pina Colada and it was served without alcohol, I had my family sip it and they confirmed that...More

Thank Bornrebel059
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Good food good service clean great atmosphere. In from out of town came here twice both times we had a pleasant experience

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my meal. Had the beet and goat cheese salad with pan seared salmon. It was delicious and very satisfying!

Thank CrawdadJCW
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We were here from out of town & stopped in for a bite. Service was ok... food came out FAST & hot, but after food was dropped off it was hard to track down our server. We both LOVED our apps... the Roasted Pepper &...More

Thank LL44
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We've been to Kelsey's many times over the past few years. Generally speaking we've enjoyed the meal and the cheery atmosphere. The staff are attentive and pleasant and the background music non intrusive. However, it seems that there has been some corporate changes. The music...More

Thank MagOiraightaig
Reviewed 31 January 2017

So we decided to go to Kelsey's for a change and were shocked to find it fairly busy but so far behind in serving drinks and food that people were walking out of bar and restaurant. We waited 15+ for a table which wasn't too...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My husband, son and I went to Kelsey's last night. We used to frequent it a lot a few years ago but as restaurants have opened closer to our home we haven't been in a couple of years. The first surprise was how quiet it...More

Thank Dave-n-Theresa
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

After a 25 minute wait we were seated on a busy Saturday night. Our drinks were served quickly. Our table appetizer playe came out after a long wait followed again by a wait for entrees and children's portions. We were astonished that our steak and...More

Thank CdnGoldy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$16
American, Bar, Canadian, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-772-1983
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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