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Quatrefoil

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French, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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16 Sydenham St, Dundas, Hamilton, Ontario L9H 2T4, Canada (King Street)
+1 905-628-7800
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Hamilton, Canada
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255 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a beautiful Restaurant.A bit on the small side but very quaint.The host and our waitress were both very pleasant and we were seated right away.We chose the 3 course lunch price fixe menu.Only 3 choices but they were excellent.I had the Trout and my wife chose the Meatloaf.For apps we shared the calamari and the salad and both had... More 

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hedesunda
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The restaurant is beautiful. There is an atmosphere of quiet elegance and welcoming hominess. We took 2 variations of the fixed lunch menu. One chose calamari, rainbow trout and créme brulée . One chose soup, meatloaf and cheesecake . We were both very very satisfied with all our choices. Lovely presentation and fantastic tastes. The welcoming hostess and our waitress... More 

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toronto, ontario
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us went for lunch to celebrate a special birthday. We dined on a Wednesday early afternoon and upon arriving were greeted promptly and ushered to our table. Service was top notch and food delectable. We started with a beautiful glass of 13th Street Cuvee Rose Brut, which was a fitting glass to toast our birthday girl. Our server... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quatrefoil continues to deliver consistent French inspired cuisine. More regular changes to the menu would be appreciated . Started with a wonderful sweet sweet potato soup with feta cheese and pumpkin seeds, the combination of the flavours worked together quite well. The flank steak was tasty but a tad over cooked but great frites saved the day!!! The duck leg... More 

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Ancaster, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first impression is the quaint renovated house is very clean and well kept. The four of us were greeted immediately, and seated for lunch. The interior of the restaurant is designed elegantly with white table settings and lots of natural light. We all decided on the four course special lunch menu. The food quality is outstanding. The server perfect.... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard so much about this restaurant I had really high expectations heading in. And they were all exceeded. The restaurant is beautiful, the service is friendly yet not overbearing and the food was amazing. Some highlights were the scallops, gnocchi and tartar starters. While both of the beef dishes we ordered as mains were perfect. A great selection of... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

I went to Quatrefoil for the first time yesterday. This renovated property is a beautiful place to eat in Downtown Dundas. The food was amazing! I can understand why this restaurant is so highly rated in Ontario. The presentation and service was very good. The Price Fix menu seems to be very popular. I can assure you that you will... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Celebrated a big birthday & wanted to go somewhere special. The food was truly amazing as well as the visual presentation. I had the mushroom soup of the day & my husband had the veal tartare. Main course was steelhead trout for me & duck breast for him. All was great but he thought the duck portion size could have... More 

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Hamilton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Four of us went to Quatrefoil on Saturday night to celebrate our wedding Anniversary. All of us were blown away by everything at this great restaurant.The cocktails were tasty and creative. My pumpkin soup was excellent. The Quebec Foie Gras was to die for, sweet and rich, plus there was plenty of it. The bread basket is varied and delicious... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Outstanding place for dinner, great service and beautiful inside and out. Came over from Australia and this was by far one of my favourite places to dine. Huge selection of wine, menu is suitable for all desires and tastes as good as it looks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
French, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Sydenham St, Dundas, Hamilton, Ontario L9H 2T4, Canada
    (King Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton  >  Dundas
  • Phone Number: +1 905-628-7800
Description
Chefs Fraser Macfarlane and Georgina Mitropoulos opened Quatrefoil Restaurant in May, 2010. Since then, the restaurant has been named among the top 10 best new Canadian restaurants of 2010 by enRoute Magazine, and among the top 10 best new restaurants of 2011 in Toronto by Toronto Life magazine. Quatrefoil Restaurant is also featured as a prime dining destination in the 2011 edition of Where to Eat in Canada. Located in the quaint community of Dundas, Ontario, the restaurant offers contemporary French cuisine in a charming heritage home turned modern eatery. Macfarlane and Mitropoulos, a husband-and-wife team, met in the kitchen of Toronto's Scaramouche Restaurant, before heading to Europe to seek out new food styles and experiences. Together, the pair has cooked in some of the best Michelin-starred restaurants in Europe, training under notable chefs such as Marco Pierre White, Gordon Ramsay and Gary Hollihead.

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