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The Waterfront Dining, Bar and Patio

590 Liverpool Rd | at the Tenkey Marina Yacht Club Located on Frenchman' Bay, Pickering, Ontario L1W 1P9, Canada
+1 905-420-2020
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (17 reviews)
“saganaki” (6 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
590 Liverpool Rd | at the Tenkey Marina Yacht Club Located on Frenchman' Bay, Pickering, Ontario L1W 1P9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four for lunch on a slow midweek April day. I 'get it' that you are going to pay a premium for a location on the water, but 19 bucks for a chopped salad with a bit of chicken ? The other three meals were average....More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We usually go to the Waterfront once a month, whether for breakfast on the weekend or a Friday night dinner with live music. From the saganaki salad or any of the sandwiches with fresh cut fries or the salmon...always delicious. This is a great place...More

1  Thank Lenny89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waterfront is a great restaurant for a Friday or Saturday night out for a bite and some live music....... Greg Wyard was an amazing musician who plays all requests. I would love to see him more often at the waterfront.

1  Thank Caroline O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place near the lake. Friendly and attentive service and great food. Lobster dip with nachos is a must try.

1  Thank pandacb
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Pretty nice view overlooking freshman's Bay is amaze and wonderful place for relaxing. Especially on summer time, there so many free concerts performed in summer by the water. The staff is pleasant and efficient. Few parking space, get early so you won't wait, Food is...More

1  Thank RUCOOL
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is my favourite place in Pickering come summertime. The location overlooking Frenchman's Bay is amazing and tranquil. Just a short distance from the boardwalk and if you are lucky you might hear one of the many free concerts performed in the summer down by...More

1  Thank flecknicole
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A group of ladies visit every few weeks enjoy the atmosphere and the food friendly helpful staff, live entertainment cam be a bit toooud

2  Thank Linda T
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Our dinner was delicious! On a Saturday night there is a lovely vibe in this restaurant. It’s tucked away at the end of Liverpool. Three of us had the Parmesan crusted haddock and it was cooked perfectly. Skip the chain restaurants and support the little...More

1  Thank Romadesch
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family for the first time and had a wonderful experience. Staff are nice and polite without being too overbearing. The manager/supervisor (not sure which) came to our table twice to ask if everything was ok. He even said ‘bye’ and came...More

3  Thank BlondeMagpie10
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We have a tradition to do New Years Eve at the Waterfront Bistro in Pickering. Entertainment was similar to the last couple of years, very enjoyable once again. The server was available as needed and meals and beverages were served very well. I had the...More

1  Thank Jim H
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2 February 2018|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
I have only used the stairs in this restaurant. As far as I know there is no elevator. The upstairs is used mostly in the summer months, there is an outdoor patio from the 2nd floor, they also have outdoor seating from the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Liverpool Rd | at the Tenkey Marina Yacht Club Located on Frenchman' Bay, Pickering, Ontario L1W 1P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Pickering
  • Phone Number: +1 905-420-2020
  • E-mail
The Waterfront is a long time addition to Pickering and the East G.T.A. Located at Frenchman's Bay overlooking beautiful Lake Ontario. The Waterfront features one of the most desirable patios with a view in an undeniable setting. Take in the atmosphere as you enjoy Brunch, Lunch, Dinner or Cocktails, offering you a casual and comfortable dining atmosphere featuring a modern, yet classic inspired menu.

The Waterfront is a Perfect Spot for a "Year Round" Getaway.
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