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Lord Nelson's Seafood-Steak

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Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
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650 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2E9, Canada
+1 905-639-7950
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Ontario Canada
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The service was only average and there was only about 4 tables occupied. Worst Ceasar I have ever had, no celery no garnashees. My veal was just OK. My wifes sea food chowder was excellent. Price too high for the caleber of food. Coffee was good but $4.00 for a small cup?

Thank SantaBill
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great time food was excellent good service. The restaurant nicely decorated comfy seating.Our server did a great job thanks guys

Thank Jack P
Paris, Canada
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

It was our first visit to Lord Nelson and all three of us had very good meals-pasta, steak and lobster and sea bass. The wine was excellent as was the service. This is a very traditional decor that is well done.

Thank Jackie2880
Burlington, Canada
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This has been my favourite place to dine since 1985, but sadly, it is losing it's appeal. It seems that the ambience is going away, and that there is a move toward making it more appealing to the younger set. We were 4 for dinner, and our friends arrived before us. They were greeted warmly, then abruptly dumped when a... More 

Thank bandjishi10
Burlington, Canada
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I took my husband here to celebrate his birthday and was not disappointed. Our waiter Scott made sure we had everything we wanted and prepared one of the best Caesar salads for us. Our steaks were tender and delicious.

Thank GSRead
Hamilton, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

visited this restaurant for the first time on our wedding anniversary. All of the staff are very attentive to their guests needs. Food is served hot and at the proper time. I had Salmon for my main dish. I found I did not like the taste of the topping with the salmon.. The waiter was more than happy to take... More 

Thank Pegshopping5
Burlington, Canada
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119 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

There was nothing terribly wrong with our meals but for the price I expected more and impeccable service. The steaks were cooked to perfection but there were issues with service. The waiter was not as attentive that a $60 entree demands. Some of our party was late and despite being told I'll be right back to take your order, he... More 

2 Thank WarningU2
Oakville, Canada
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My family and I were at The Lord Nelson this past Saturday for a 5:30 pm reservation for a small dinner party of 6. I have had many dinners at their place including some business meetings so I am very much aware of your service and food standards and quality. I have a few things to note. I was trying... More 

1 Thank Gordon C
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

I love this restaurant. My parents used to take me here as a kid now I take my wife and child here. Its hands down the best fine dining in Burlington. Classic french/steak/seafood restaurant.

Thank coolich
Houston, Texas
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218 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our friends took us here as we were visiting from the USA, what a remarkable place! Impeccable service and quality, The food was some of the best we've enjoyed. Our waiter/server selected a red wine for us and it was amazing! So much so I'm looking to find it local where we live. This was a fantastic dining experience. Far... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:15
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Plains Rd E, Burlington, Ontario L7T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-639-7950

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?