We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Golden Rooster

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
5 Toronto Road, Colborne, Ontario K0K 1S0, Canada
+1 905-355-3705
Today
08:00 - 22:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sun 08:00 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 47: English reviews
Colborne, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This restaurant is in an old house. It has been around for years, not sure how it stays open. When you first walk in it smells musty. Prices are great, but food is horrible. I had eggs benedict for breakfast and honestly COULD NOT EAT IT. It was disgusting.

Helpful?
1 Thank ppimblott
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Had the good fortune of having a lovely breakfast with friends at the golden rooster today. The breakfast was excellent and a varied menu to choose from. The impeccable service from the owners was amazing. Haven't seen a gentleman in dress pants, white shirt with cufflinks and red vest taking care of patrons in a very long time. The professionalism... More 

Helpful?
Thank sam799
Grafton, Canada
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The owner is a very debonair gentlemen that gives you the feeling of stepping back in time. Looks like he stepped out of a movie from the 40's... Wonderfully warm and cozy feeling in this establishment. Mostly know for their authentic Thai dishes.

Helpful?
Thank BabyJane63
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Quick snack with tea. Lots of character. Friendly service not far off the 401. Will be back for more

Helpful?
Thank cws757
Durham, Canada
Level Contributor
86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We have now visited this restaurant 3x and I absolutely love it. The people who own it are the ones who serve and cook. They are super friendly and polite and as another review said it's like you're visiting their home for dinner. I recommend the cashew nut chicken dish with rice it is amazing and crave worthy. I will... More 

Helpful?
Thank itsmeinhere
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch today for the first time. The server was an older gentleman who was also the owner. Had the shrimp rolls and pad Thai, my friend had the mango chicken. Everything was excellent and can't wait to go back to try the rest of the Thai food selection.

Helpful?
Thank Amy S
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Level Contributor
19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I had a wonderful Thai lunch on August 20th. The spring rolls were crisp and tasty and the cashew chicken was fresh and flavourful. Harry the owner served me and was delightful and his wife Wanna is the cook - their specialty is Thai dishes but the also have some Canadiana food on the menu. Prices were very reasonable, it... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank VisitNiagara
Ajax, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise. We have lived in the area for a year and decided to try it for one of our date nights. Well OMG what a wonderful meal, we are still raving about it the next day. The beautiful Victorian mansion is owned and run by a husband and wife team. They are charming and extremely friendly. Yes,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Christa0322
Port Colborne, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

This is a hidden gem. It is run by a retired couple that used to own a Thai restaurant in the city. Keep in mind that the service isn't always quick and Harry sometimes forgets things. It is much like going over to someone's house for supper. They are a delightful couple and Wanda makes delicious Thai food. I live... More 

Helpful?
Thank 788JenniferC788
Cobourg, Canada
Level Contributor
25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

I eat a lot of Thai food because I love it and go all over to try it. The Thai here is wonderful and they will make it as mild or hot as you like. The owners are the only staff and the waiter is a very kind older gentleman. The service is very personable. The charm of the place... More 

Helpful?
Thank lovesgirl01

Travellers who viewed The Golden Rooster also viewed

 

Been to The Golden Rooster? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 22:30
Friday
08:00 - 22:30
Saturday
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Toronto Road, Colborne, Ontario K0K 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Colborne
  • Phone Number: +1 905-355-3705

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Golden Rooster and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Toronto, Canada
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Golden Rooster staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?