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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Fresco's Restaurant & Bar

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
+1 905-687-8088
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
All hours
Sun - Mon 11:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 153: English reviews
Hamilton, Canada
Level Contributor
31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to have a team lunch. Very accommodating to large teams. Place was really clean and cozy. Food and drinks came quickly. Reasonable portions. Service was great. Great for teams. Don't miss this place.

Thank Lyne R D
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here for some drinks and snacks on Sunday with some friends. Fun music, delicious food. We shared crab dumplings, calamari, asiago chicken pizza and fresco's salad. We drank some nice local wine too. Overall a great time and experience. See you again!

Thank jjandflorida
St. Catharines, Canada
Level Contributor
19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have the appetizer for 2.... ample portions and delicious appys............sat in front of the fireplace and service is god to

Thank rudy c
Niagara, Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Good place to meet for lunch. Food was good, server was friendly. Decent menu. All in all, a good experience

Thank Squiggett007
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Got the Feta Bruschetta on french bread lol it was the size of the table for 9 dollars..... my bill was 100 by the end got a bottle of wine, bruchetta , 2 steaks and service was absolutly amazing.

Thank Arik H
Level Contributor
28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

After having a terrible experience at the Chinese place in the same plaza, I came over to Fresco's to get take out instead. I was greeted warmly and given a menu to look at to decide. I ordered crab dumplings, chicken kabobs and goat cheese salad. While I waited, I was given a glass of water, very nice touch! Nick... More 

Thank Cathy N
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were in the area for hockey and wanted a restaurant with a good selection of foods for our picky kids. We've tried many other restaurants in the area but ratings and location won out. We were seated right away even though it was packed. Nicole was our server and she did a great job. Friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. Our... More 

Thank mac523
Level Contributor
51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Poped in for tapas just after 7 and we didnt even have to wait to get a seat. Havent been in awhile and they had some new items. The half rack of ribs was to die for, meat fell right off the bone. And the portion was huge! Pizza salads and pasta were great as usual too!! We left stuffed... More 

Thank Haley W
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada
Level Contributor
34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We love coming here for brunch! They have tons of selections and food is very good! Service is also very friendly there.

Thank Jennilea R
St. Catharines, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is a favourite spot to come for dinner or lunch with my best friend as well as my mom. We have yet to have a bad food experience here. Everything I have tried on the menu is fantastic. Its also affordable. We can get dinner and a drink at a reasonable price with great portion sizes, no cheaping out... More 

Thank LaurennL93

Travellers who viewed Fresco's Restaurant & Bar also viewed

St. Catharines, Ontario
St. Catharines, Ontario

Been to Fresco's Restaurant & Bar? 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 905-687-8088
Serving up the Niagara Region since 1997. Frescos offers a great variety of appetizers, salads, burgers & sandwiches, pasta, fish, steak & chicken entrees. Children's menu available with beverage and dessert included for our little diners :)
Over 40 Tapas served every Monday & Wednesday evening in the Frescos Lounge.
Sunday Brunch Buffet every Sunday from 11am - 3pm.
Over 12 house wines ranging from Niagara VQA to world wines. Also 8 taps of brew from local craft beer to popular favourites.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fresco's Restaurant & Bar 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?