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Fresco's Restaurant & Bar

100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
+1 905-687-8088
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab dumplings” (12 reviews)
“tapas” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a rough morning at the St Cath hospital down the street so my hubby decided to treat me to lunch at Frescos. Oh my, the food was perfect! As a vegetarian, I was pleased to find several options for me to have on the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent experience @ Fresco's. Our dinner items were all fresh and very tasty. The customer service was excellent and the restaurant was packed.

Thank Travel G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresco's is a busy spot on the weekends! Especially on Saturday nights. We dropped in around 6:30 for dinner without a reservation and had to wait about 25 minutes for a table. Nick at the door is most pleasant and accommodating offering waiting patrols a...More

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant and great food. Conveniently located right of the 406 not too far from the St Kitts hospital. Staff are attentive and very efficient. My quesadilla was absolutely wonderful. All of us had something different to eat and we all were very satisfied. The...More

Thank Ghi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came in for dinner this evening, we were a group of 5. We had an excellent night. Right from the beginning, we were happily greeted, served, the wine, food and desserts were all fabulous. A couple of us had the pasta special, and the...More

Thank matteo j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First thing I will say is that I am not a complainer but my experience at Fresco's was not what I hoped it would be. Started off with a peach daiquiri: the taste was equivalent to flavoured water, it didn't even taste like peach, it...More

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mashed potatoes with avocado- a delicious salmon and crunchy green beans-all cooked to perfection. Nice atmosphere and the manager/owner? came to ask if we were satisfied. I would return definitely.

Thank Ursula R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The wine was good but the food was lousy. We stopped by thinking this restaurant was Italian food. Fish tacos? A lot of friend foods and sandwiches? We ordered two sandwiches with a side. The server made a mistake on our side and then corrected...More

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Pasta, pizza, or sandwich specials at lunch are always excellent. Served with your choice of home made soup, garden or Caesar salad the entrees at scratch made and cooked to order. Prices are very reasonable and service is always prompt and courteous. They serve great...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of choices on menu, but not overwhelming. Never had anything bad here, can always count on having a good meal. I will note that the friendliness of the servers are not so great, not sure what it is. I've had two older servers and...More

Thank Conngeee
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10 June 2017|
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Response from lena a | Reviewed this property |
$17.99 for Sunday brunch between 11:00am and 3:00pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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 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.
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