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Public Kitchen & Bar

295B Lancaster St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4V4, Canada
+1 519-954-8111
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (68 reviews)
“crostini” (15 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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295B Lancaster St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4V4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each dish is very unique and extremely well done. Their tapas style meal is great because you can try all sorts of different dishes which really showcases the chef's culinary skills. From the moment you walk into the restaurant until the moment you leave you...More

Thank Brett B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You won't find food like this anywhere else. We have our girls meals out here and it's a treat every time. Order one of everything-share it and then order it again!!!! Consistent, relaxing and a real culinary pleasure. Foodies only and don't bring the kids.

Thank Sandybeaches4me
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome food and drinks in a very cozy environment - crafted drinks and great plates of tapas make for a great time, every time! A little mason jar of chicken liver pate will blow you away (I had to shoo the server away so that...More

Thank HA-Trainer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My affection for complete perfection! Everything was fantastic! The atmosphere harmonious. The decor had both nautical and industrial styling. Restaurant was clean and intimate. Staff were all friendly, welcoming and super helpful. There were lots of specials that looked amazing but we opted for the...More

Thank BCTrip2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful dinner Saturday night. We made a reservation - good thing! This small restaurant that was quite busy. First shout out for the awesome service from Jason. He was fun, welcoming, knowledgeable and gave great recommendations. We had a group of 6...More

Thank skadwell
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Saw this restaurant online, and decided to try something new. Tapas was what clinched it, reviews were great. Made a reservation (highly suggest it), and was told all they had was 9:30 (I was looking for 8pm), but, I thought... That's a good sign! We...More

1  Thank DateKnight13
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I would give this 5 stars except for the fact my reservation was not on file. I called earlier in the week and left a phone message asking for 730. They called me back and said they could put me in for 745. I called...More

Thank Leftor
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals and experiences I've had in K-w area. The food is amazing and the cocktails, excellent! Highly recommended.

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and wonderful menu. Service was very good. The server was very attentive. The good was delicious. We had ribs for one of our fishes, which was so succulent and fall off the bone!! Wonderful restaurant to share good food in a quant restaurant.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were coming to Kitchener for a show and my sister recommended we try this place for supper, definitely needed reservations, even for a weekday night. Service was friendly, not overpowering, place is smallish, comfortably decorated. But the best was the food, the two of...More

1  Thank Barbara d
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295B Lancaster St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4V4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-954-8111
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Fresh cocktails, delicious small plates, craft beer, good wine and great tunes in one of Kitchener's oldest neighbourhoods. Now open for Sunday brunch from 10am-2pm!
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