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5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , British
3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
+1 905-315-8782
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Oh how we miss the Purple Heather of a few incarnations ago, when the menu was one sheet of paper with the signature dishes and then other dishes that changed seasonally. We ate there a LOT, and were happy to travel across the city to...More

Thank Amanda S
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Amanda, As the owner and the GM of the former Purple Heather Pub and now 5West BrewPub and Kitchen, I am disappointed that your last couple of visits have been less than stellar. We have had several changes to our menu over the years with...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We had a late weekday lunch when only one other table was occupied. Surprisingly, it took a while to be acknowledged by anyone although we were in full view of the person behind the bar. We eventually got menus and it was all more positive...More

Thank H20looan
Reviewed 22 April 2018

The food was good. The waitress was friendly but it took forever to get our food. It will cost them good customers since we regularly go out for dinner with the family. We were put off by the tacky note included in the table menus...More

Thank Lise B
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank Lise for your review of 5West Brewpub and Kitchen. I am glad you liked our food but was disappointed with the fact that you had to wait longer than usual. We do our best to meet the timelines set for each dish that we...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Our meals were great and so was our server, will be back! Had the buffalo wontons always great, get xtra buffalo sauce, burgers were very good also!

Thank Skippy2016
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Went there recently for a dinner. It is nice inside. Despite being in a plaza the parking is limited. They seem to have a focus on drinks not good. The selection of alcohol was better than the food selection. The staff was not very attentive...More

Thank Toni H
Reviewed 27 February 2018

The cheddar beer soup was v. good as was the garden salad. The server was quite attentive and was quick to catch on to our sense of humour.More

Thank Paul S
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thanks Paul for your kind words. We appreciate all feedback and we are glad you enjoyed our food and signature craft beer. Hope to see you back soon and spread the word around. Did you know that you can take home your favourite 5West Signature...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Lunch was great - blond beer for blond women. Nice atmosphere- cool vib. We love the chalk boards. Guys who work here are fun and provide great service.

Thank Cathy E
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Really enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you soon..... one of the GUYS.......Doug

Reviewed 30 January 2018

had a good time there but I have to say the drink prices are the highest I've seen in Burlington. The food was good and it wasn't overly expensive but the pints we had were coming in at $9 a pint. I don't even pay...More

Thank 155019Aedan
Doug B, Owner at 5 West Brew Pub & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks for the candid review. I do agree prices for pints have increased signficantly with minimum wages going up but the reality of it all is that our pricing is very competitive and we are still pouring an 18 ounce pint in a 20 ounce...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great local pub -- huge selection of draft beer (some of it brewed on site), great food, and friendly staff. This place has come a LONG way since the original Purple Heather. If you haven't been in for a while, you should definitely check it...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great place We went for Halloween and the music was amazing as well as the food offerings. Service was terrific and did I say the food. Beers by the flight ... Fantastic brews right on 5 At a super price point

Thank Dorothy T
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22 March 2016|
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Response from Alan B | Property representative |
IV93364 Well I will try this again as I have posted an answer about 2 hours ago. As one of the owners at the Purple Heather I apologize that we did not meet your expectations. Our servers are trained to address any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 17
American, Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3600 Dundas St, Burlington, Ontario L7M 4B8, Canada (Formerly The Purple Heather Pub)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-315-8782
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Craft Brew Pub and Kitchen Crafted for an Exceptional Experience. Live Entertainment Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday
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