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Restaurant Oban Inn

160 Front Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-2165
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mango salad” (3 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“duck confit” (6 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
160 Front Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great small menu, prepared a la minute - takes a little time :) Locally grown produce, special variations of "traditional" fare, like fish&chips made of tuna tartare on a home made potato crisp

Thank patricia7505
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I made the reservation weeks in advance I asked for a window table. I was instead given a side table beside a wine rack full of dirty, dusty bottles that I hope are only for "show" and not used as the two bright lights...More

Thank MOrfitt2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I celebrated our Anniversary with a lovely dinner at the Oban Inn Restaurant. Our appetizers consisted of a delicious asparagus soup and a very generous serving of Caesar salad. The lamb was tender and very flavourful. The beef tenderloin was cooked to...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice dining room with really nice staff. We were 6 for dinner and arrived at 5:30 so we would have plenty of time to get to the theatre for an 8pm show.........and we left at 7:30 and had plenty of time. I had a...More

Thank doug100worth
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the meal, room is small, but very pleasant, be sure to ask for a window location with reservation. Will not disappoint.

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Finding a good restaurant in Niagara on the Lake isn't hard. A lot of them are more upscale than those you'd find in a typical tourist town, but Niagara on the Lake is unlike a lot of tourist towns. Located just a couple blocks east...More

Thank SharkByte_Rob
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We went to the Oban Inn for lunch and did not disappoint. Sat in the tavern room which was very nice although we would have preferred to sit in sunroom overlooking the gardens. Salads were very good and the martinis were exceptional Nice service from...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Oban Inn is fine dining: Tablecloths, real silverware, ceramic dishes. The food is upscale, but pricey. The staff courteous.

1  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We stopped for lunch while on a wine tour. Nice variety on the menu. We were seated next to the windows looking out at the gardens. Food was very good in an inviting setting.

Thank Vanderal1
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We enjoyed a pre-theatre dinner at the Oban Inn, and it was excellent! The menu offered options for many tastes, including vegetarian. The appetizer salad was large enough to share, and the entrees were superb! The lavender creme brulee was light and flavourful, without being...More

Thank Rae H
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Questions & Answers
16 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ian S | Property representative |
Good morning, We are an accessible building however our guestrooms are not fully accessible. We do have grab bars in all of our showers - but they are a tub/shower combination. We do have tub seats available as well as ones... More
3 April 2017|
Response from Ian S | Property representative |
Absolutely. Niagara on the Lake in general has a more relaxed, resort like to feel to it. We look forward to welcoming you. Yours in service, Ian General Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 49
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Front Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
    (Gate Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 905-468-2165
  • E-mail
We have been providing outstanding hospitality since 1824.

Enjoy culinary creations from our Executive Chef Karrie Galvin and her team. We are proud to serve the best of Niagara wines and craft beers.

Open daily for lunch and dinner.
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