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Boar's Head Pub

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161 Ontario Street | Queen's Inn, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H3, Canada
+1 519-271-1400
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Halton Hills, Canada
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Actually went twice in one day. First for lunch. We were pleasantly surprised by the really tasty food. Nice staff and good food. Went back at night to hear the band. Had drinks and the sticky toffee pudding. It was fantastic. The band (Unheard Of) were really good. A great way to end our day.

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Thank PatrickRoja
Ontario, Canada
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125 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited during a weekday so the pub was not crowded which gave time to look at the kitsch on the walls. The staff is friendly and pointed out the places to visit in Stratford. The beer and lunch food is reasonably priced with many new breweries on tap. Definitely worth another visit.

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Thank robert3360
Porter, Indiana
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived during a BlueJays playoff game which found a number of patrons holding on to their tables, nursing a brew during the action. After a bit waiting for a table the management opened another very comfortable room and with good attention and good pub food.

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Thank BaldEagleMenace
Brantford, Canada
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216 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for Brunch before an afternoon performance at the Festival Theatre. Upon entering we were greeted by the screaming and yelling of a childs sports team and their parents. We selected a table in the back as far away as possible. The decor is pretty sparse and far from being any English or Irish Pub that I have ever... More 

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Thank Bolte59
Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

They offer great lunches. We go elsewhere for dinner. They have live music and this is very active at night. Most of the older ones of us are at the plays so it does not bother us.

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Thank Robinmacm
Thompsonville, Michigan
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108 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a very pub like eatery with little personality. Seating was cramped and uncomfortable at a very small table. I ordered a sandwich which was as dry as dust and with very little flavor. My companion had soup which she indicated was good but not notable.

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Thank Rsmith7412
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Thick dry bun on overdone hamburger with a single limp leaf of lettuce, soggy tomato and abundant strong onion. Meh. Probably better to come in at night and sample the assorted beers on tap.

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Thank Wendy R
Barrie, Canada
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91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed at the Queen Inn (attached) and enjoyed a night cap at the pub before turning in.. it was busy with locals and the sporty theme allowed us to catch up on the score of the game while enjoying a beer with friends

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Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stopped for drinks, no food. Drinks were good, and the food looked good, but the ambiance was poor -- dinghy and floor littered. Hanging picture of the "queen mum" appeared to have had her nose punched in (late night drinking crowd?) .. won't be back!

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Thank MargeK2013
Bromont, Canada
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Never had a bad meal here. Lots of familiar pub F and creative daily specials. Service is fast and friendly. Don't worry if there's a wait--it won't be long.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Ontario Street | Queen's Inn, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-271-1400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?