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Play Urban Cafe

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Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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253 Taylor Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada (Glendale Avenue)
+1 905-688-2550 ext. 5777
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We only had late night cocktails here so I can not review the food. Unfortunately our cocktails were made too strong for our liking. The wait staff was hard to find and we may have ordered another drink but waited too long that we had to go up to the bar to wait for our check. It seemed the other... More 

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Thank Emily E
Niagara
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We visit play occasionally and the food is always great. Servers are very attentive and happy to give suggestions. Prices are not cheap but the quality is excellent. Literally every menu item we have tried is really good.

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Thank Ridermel
Rochester, New York
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

White Oaks is a resort and spa and Play Urban Cafe' is on site. Manager greet and seated us and checked on us frequently while we dined. Dishes were healthy and delicious and not gigantic portions. Service was excellent but not over bearing.

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Thank Katermom
Hamilton, Canada
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163 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I walked over to Play after shopping at the outlets. We ordered the calamari to start and it was excellent. I didn't know we would be getting cactus chips as well so we were pretty full by the time our main courses arrived. The portions are generous.

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1 Thank Adrienne C
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

If you like your hamburger lean and with a nice char on it, the brioche-bunned burgers we ordered are for you. Salads are healthy and fresh. The homemade potato chips are the best I've had. Beer selection was not "endless taps o' joy" but it was decent. Would recommend if you'd like a quieter pub-style restaurant with fresh, quality food.

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Thank crave416
Niagara Falls, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Service was quick and friendly, our server Jacob was great explaining the specials and cautioning us on the size of the nachos. The Mananger even came to check on us. They were able to accommodate my Wife's dietary restrictions. Portions are huge. We had ever intention of ordering mains, but the nachos and caeser salad were more than enough for... More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Reasonably priced casual dining at the White Oaks Spa. Pleasant staff and excellent food. Fast, friendly service without pressure.

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Thank Rob W
Burlington, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I eat at Play 2-3 times a month. The food is very good and there a big selection. The bar is beautiful and quite inviting and the service is second to none.

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Thank joshbarilko
Cincinnati, Ohio
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

It was our first night in the area and this was close with good reviews and a menu that appealed to us. It was the right choice, one we found it. It is in the club side of the complex. The menus is nice, service is excellent and the food was great. We had a nice meal at a reasonable... More 

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Thank Dave-OH
St. Catharines, Canada
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121 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Love this restaurant! Lots of healthy options, ambiance and service are fantastic, and it is good when looking for a place to meet, socialize, or eat solo. Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Taylor Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (Glendale Avenue)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 905-688-2550 ext. 5777

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