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3029 New St. & Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-681-2882
18:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Came to try the December/ January tasting menu. I had the scallop appetizer, Alaskan black cod main, and porcini mushroom dessert. Everything was decadent and perfectly cooked. One server (a blonde lady) didn't quite 'fit'. She had much difficulty explaining the menu and describing the dishes when they arrived. I think she described my dessert as being made with "lots... More 

Thank J1e2n3n4y
Burlington, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you want to have a special meal to celebrate, look no further. Matteo greeted us at the door ( owner and chef ). He enquired about food preferences and the 7 courses with exquisite wine parings began. The wines were perfectly pared - surprised us both. The food was better than excellent. The staff were extremely attentive but not... More 

Thank lmteague63
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spend a lovely night with my mother at the Black Tree , my mother who spends a fair amount of time at Michelin restaurants throughout Europe was pleasantly surprised with the tasting menu that was presented . Highlight was the seared foi gras paired with a lovely Sauternes and surprisingly the braised Octopus.Chef Matteo even came out to make sure... More 

2 Thank Bastiaan v
Waterdown, Canada
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For years, we have been going to the Blacktree for my birthday dinner treat and this year was no exception. It would be the first time going there since Chef Matteo changed the format to only serving a fixed priced 6 course tastings menu with a few choice options within it. We paid the added cost to include the foie... More 

3 Thank waynegm54
Burlington, Canada
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had a great meal here with friends (6 of us in all) and had a good experience. Some of the menu choices (which change regularly) were pretty oddball, which will appeal to adventurous eaters. But there's standard fare as well. Nice wine list. Chef came out to talk to us. Pricey though.

1 Thank Kubor
Oakville, Canada
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We recently celebrated at the Blacktree. What a gem of a restaurant hidden away in the corner of the mall. The service was excellent, the food fantastic all in a very intimate setting. Truly a night to remember !!

2 Thank Joe L
Cambridge, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I truly can't say enough about this fabulous restaurant in burlington. In fact, I tell everyone about our little gem of a spot because I feel like when something is THIS good it needs to be talked about. The food at Blacktree is out of this world and the chef, Matteo, can only be described as a culinary genius. We... More 

2 Thank nicola t
Burlington, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This restaurant is unlike any in Burlington, the food and service are top notch. Our server was very knowledgeable. She explained every detail of each delicious and artful plate that was put in front of us. We enjoyed every minute of our relaxing 4 hour journey through this amazing dining experience! We're new to the area and so glad we... More 

2 Thank 112pal
Burlington, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

6 course fixed menu. same food as one average meal at a restaurant. took 4 hours. very poor service. seemed she just wanted to sell us more and more wine. must have been new. Food, while very small, was tasty and unlike anything else I have tried. but with bad service, terribly long waits and a very expensive (over 300... More 

Thank bjm676
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77 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

My wife and I recently ate at Blacktree and the experience was nothing short of outstanding. They have a tasting menu that changes regularly (currently 6 courses for $80) of which 4 courses are set and you can select from 2 choices offered for the appetizer and the main courses. There is also a 7th course of foie gras available... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$60 - US$150
Fusion, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3029 New St. & Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-681-2882

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?