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Brilliant Kitchen - CLOSED

1 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 8L4, Canada
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible49%
3 Aug 2014
24 Jul 2014
“Bring your safety glasses”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Japanese, International
1 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 8L4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 August 2014

This was not good. The servers did not know what they were doing. There was know one who spoke English to address allergy concerns. The teppanyaki grill was not pointed out to us. We discovered it after we had eaten. Hot water and lemon was...More

Thank F00die1966
Reviewed 24 July 2014

This buffet has to be the worse I ever went to, all leftovers and they weren't even warm. I will never go back, over priced and terrible food can only mean another closure at this site. I couldn't find anything decent to eat, as chicken...More

2  Thank Slindygail
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed Brilliant Kitchen when it was an all you can eat (by order) sushi restaurant. We were hesitant to try the new format due to the poor reviews, but gave in and tried it out. We were pleased with the variety of foods...More

Thank Pitcherfam
Reviewed 3 June 2014

We decided to try the Brilliant Kitchen following its recent refurbishment. While the decor is pleasant, the wine list is limited, and the food your basic oriental buffet, nothing special. The staff was very attentive, however, there were only ten customers in the establishment.

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 23 May 2014

I really enjoyed my stay there three times since it first opened. They served Japanese as well as limited Chinese. I do love Chinese food but I can go anywhere for that one, such as George's or Ming's at downtown Cambridge. Considering that it is...More

Thank Allyn S
Reviewed 24 March 2014

We were just here and were a little worried because this restaurant isn't highly visible (in Freshco plaza which is called the Delta Centre) it may not stay on the minds of diners. We don't want it to disappear so please try it out. Almost...More

3  Thank dreambeach
Reviewed 15 March 2014

When Brilliant Kitchen opened I thought it was a good alternative to Ye's since we live in the south end of Cambridge. We reserved 3 months in advance for 40 people for my wife's surprise 50th birthday celebration. In the mean time they switched their...More

2  Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 3 March 2014

First time going to Brilliant Kitchen. We had seen the restaurant once before when we passed by and it looked really nice. When we went there, We paid almost $27 per person for this restaurant for dinner, with sashimi and one drink. For that price...More

1  Thank Thomas_A759
Reviewed 27 February 2014

Went for lunch. 1st time here. We were impressed when we walked in, nice décor. That was about it, bad service, food just didn't taste right. $25 for the 2 of us. Will we go back......no Will not recommend it to anyone.

1  Thank papat65
Reviewed 8 February 2014

We really enjoyed the restaurant when it first opened. The food was great, the service was amazing and very friendly staff. Now it's very gloomy and no one seems to care. Forget the buffet it was blahhhh, the only good point was fresh Sushi, but...More

1  Thank Linda N
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Hespeler Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 8L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
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