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Elixir Bistro

34 Main St Cambridge, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 1V4, Canada
+1 519-623-2800
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Gluten Free Options
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34 Main St Cambridge, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 1V4, Canada
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This is a small restaurant downtown Galt. I would expect the majority of people don't even know it's there, which is too bad. The food is interesting and well presented and most important tastes great. If you are looking for a wonderful meal in a...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

ultimate dining experience! so Danny Boy 'the bestest' waiter in the world throws it out there that chef Firooz would be more than happy to take any special meal requests....so today i ping him about 4 hours before we were going to arrive to ask...More

Thank Dave M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

If I were a restaurant critic I wouldn't write favourably. But I admittedly pay attention EVERYTHING. And there were many little things that could be improved on that would make this place amazing. But I'm not so I'll just stick to comments about the food....More

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Firooz J, Owner at Elixir Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you for your response. We are sorry that your experience was not up to your expectations. A few points however. First, our Caesar dressing is made in house. Perhaps you were expecting a deeper garlic flavour found in other places. What sets it apart...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

I number of friends have recently recommended this restaurant to me. I went in on Monday past and had a very poor experience. To my taste the meal well recommended by the server was not to my taste at all. He, the server, likened it...More

Thank Len R
Firooz J, Manager at Elixir Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

sorry we are not open on the day that you claim that you have been at our restaurant we are never open on mondays

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Chef always comes out to greet us...I guess we are frequent enough that he recognises us. Because we are local farmers, we are curious to know where the food comes from. According to the chef, he tries to acquire it locally. I don't know how...More

Thank tkusch2018
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were a group of 4. One of our group had high dietary restrictions. Once the server was aware, she recommended a few dishes which satisfied these restrictions. I had the veal tenderloin and it was well prepared, excellent quality and good presentation. My friends...More

1  Thank anonymousK4590SI
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Small restaurant fabulous chef. Have been here a few times, food has always been outstanding. Took a friend here from Ottawa in March 2017. He said he was really impressed with the meal and "totally didn't expect it". A very nice compliment to the chef/restaurant!...More

Thank MuskokaHoliday1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped at the Elixir on our way between Stratford Festival and Hamilton. We had eaten there in the past and had a great dinner. Dinner on this occasion was okay, but not great. No soup or duck available, but that didn't cause any issues...More

Thank andreagordon55
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were a large group with wide ranging tastes and preferences. Everyone enjoyed his/her dinner. The staff was friendly, helpful and efficient. Great place for a business group dinner.

1  Thank CM K
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I took my mother here for her birthday as she was craving scallops. We started with the escargot for an appetizer, they were a little on the small size but were very tasty. We both ordered the scallops which were well cooked (i.e. not over...More

Thank KerryLDS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Main St Cambridge, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 1V4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge>  > Downtown Cambridge
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-623-2800
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Elixir Bistro Cambridge ON restaurant elixir bistro is an intimate casual dining restaurant that serves delicious, comfortable food without pretense and has beena popular destination for residents of Cambridge and waterloo region for more than 11 years. Our dinner menu is straightforward and evenly priced. The service is professional and friendly. Our goal is to make you feel at home, help you unwind, relax and have a great time among friends
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