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271 West Restaurant

271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
+1 519-954-8821
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (44 reviews)
“linguine” (19 reviews)
“salmon” (34 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I went for our five year anniversary after looking up places to go here on tripadvisor. It’s a small, intimate setting, narrow and long. It was a little warm, but it was cooler outside. We made reservations so we didn’t have to...More

Thank Henlioc
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited this place today. It is a small place but the food is amazing. The 272 west shrimp appetizer is amazing it is spicy shrimp on garlic bread with some sort of seafood sauce but it was out of this world. Had the chicken...More

Thank srob030791
Reviewed 1 week ago

This family owned restaurant offers wonderful food and personal service. From the moment we walked in, the owner and his son provided great service. We ordered a pasta dish and a pizza, both which were very delicious and hot. Also ordered tasty tomato and cheese...More

Thank mschmitt255
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my 85 year old mother to 271 West yesterday for our first time. From the moment we walked in the service was so sweet, caring and personal. We quickly learned that almost everything is made in house. My mother had the linguine with...More

Thank AMHammer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From everything he ordered nothing was delicious, everything was disappointing. From everything he ordered nothing was delicious, everything was disappointing The spaghetti was plain, soup with Salomon was oily, the salad was fine. The shrimps were like those who buy in the supermarket, nothing felt...More

1  Thank Sigal R
Zeljko L, Owner at 271 West Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am glad that you did not give us zero ....you came for dinner and you ate everything that you ordered (1 small salad,1 soup,1 appetizer and 1 dessert) I do not know what your idea of a gourmet dinner is ‎if you do not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The salads & pasta of the day were good. My wife asked for extra sauce on her fettuccine, didn't receive it. The pasta was dry, even though the waiter said it was provided. No cheese offered to top our pastas. Waiter asked how our meal...More

Thank Bacara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always having dinner with my husband at this cozy and lovely restaurant. Best pasta in KW area, definitely try the grilled chicken and shrimp linguine and the cheese cake, they are amazing! BTW they also provide a very good customer service.

Thank Yujia W
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We had the best dinner at 271 West in Kitchener Ontario The food was amazing, as was the service. Friendly, wonderful atmosphere and delicious food...home made pasta!!!!

Thank jaydarosenthal
Reviewed 14 August 2018

My wife, daughter and I went here for dinner during a recent visit to the KW area. Nice little spot right along the main street in Kitchener, with lots of street parking nearby. Service is fast and amazingly attentive, including a visit from the owner...More

Thank Gregsky
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Went here for my birthday dinner with my family (that are visiting from out of town). The place was recommended by coworkers and also the #1 spot on trip advisor caught my eye. WELL DESERVED! I got the Champignon Chicken with garlic mash and it...More

1  Thank Dasha M
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12 May 2016|
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Response from Arlene M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Tripadvisor won't allow a link in the answer, so Google 271 west kitchener. Yes, dress is casual. Enjoy!
Larry M
8 April 2015|
Response from TracyinPalm | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about gift certificates. I am sure if you contact them they would be happy to help you. Call 519-954-8821 They also have their email address posted on their website, search for 271 West Good Luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-954-8821
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