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The Poacher

) #101 of 384 Restaurants in Burlington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
436 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
+1 905-639-6291
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
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436 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
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21 - 30 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2016

This is a great place for drinks, sometimes they have bugle band interchanging players. When we went it was very entertaining. Those people can really play those bugles plus.

1  Thank Elsa C
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Best value fish n chips...friday date night.can split it.plenty for two...great atmosphere.nice patio..good choice in beers n whiskey...p.s...they also have a ukulele band on a wed eve downstairs who play for charity..

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We used to frequent the Poacher on a regular basis and enjoyed good food and fairly good service. Service started to slip as new servers were hired--but could not understand how the bar manager/owner gave some of the poorer servers a pass?? Then the food...More

2  Thank marbella50
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped by for an evening meal and sat on the patio area. Good helpful and efficient service. Had their home made shepherds pie which was delicious. Not a huge menu but this is good as they are good at what they do looking at other...More

Thank RNC007
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is now our local pub and we must say the curry sauce for dipping fries is like no other. The California Wrap is also fantastic and the also some of the best wings we have tasted. The staff are extremely friendly and so is...More

Thank stephanie599
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to Canada many many times over the last twenty years but never have we had the experience we have had this evening. This is a nice bar but unless the bar man is the manager he needs to be sacked. We had...More

2  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Love this spot - great patio - great atmosphere - wonderful staff and pretty a-ok food .. Check it out, you won't be disappointed

Thank 900lauriem
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The food is always awesome at the Poacher and the serving staff are really nice. The food is made fresh and is surprisingly good for "pub food". Some favourites of mine are the chicken melt sandwich, bangers and mash, the steak and mushroom pie, and...More

Thank kethrinec
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We have visited The Poacher twice recently. Once we sat indoors and once on the patio located in an ideal downtown Burlington area; a great place to grab a pint. The service has been steady and the value is good. They have an excellent selection...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We were regular customers at the Poacher for almost a decade and it had originally been one of our favourite pubs. Unfortunately, the service has been getting worse of late and was so bad on our last visit that we left and will frankly never...More

1  Thank conniedonner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 12
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-639-6291
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