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Rise Above

120 St. Paul St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3M2, Canada
+1 289-362-2636
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“seitan” (42 reviews)
“beet burger” (9 reviews)
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Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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120 St. Paul St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3M2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great vibe and friendly service. Huge portions! Just fine for the only meal of the day. :) No room for dessert with the giant grilled cheese sandwich and potato wedges.

Thank Luisa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my boyfriend near the end of the night for dinner at this restaurant. The food was great and the overall aesthetics and vibe of the place was cool, but staff were openly pissed off about the fact that we came in at 9:20pm...More

Thank andie n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not vegan. I'm not even vegetarian. But friends of our are they suggested we try this spot out for dinner. Glad we did. Excellent food and great service. I honestly can't wait to go back.

Thank UCGeets
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner but did not have a reservation, place was full so could not be seated. Waiting time was over an hour so we decided to have take away. Waited 20 minutes for food. Food was good, girl taking the order was very...More

Thank Errol47
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Is really killer! I have been here 3 times since my last review (all in the same week) and the food, atmosphere and service was amazing each time. I'd like to say sorry for my last review as you are now my fav restaurant! Can't...More

Thank 840roseo
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch here with my boyfriend. We are not vegan but both enjoyed our food. It waa fresh and filling. I can't eat gluten and there were lots of options for me. They are not a gluten-free facility though. Be aware if you have a...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I'm not vegan or vegetarian but this menu is delicious! I had the Cheddar Mac and Cheese, as well as the highrise burger. Both were to die for! What really set the experience off was the overall service, We had a lovely server named Jane,...More

1  Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 7 April 2018

My boss used to live in the area, so when we came for vacation, I asked for a restaurant recommendation. This was the one restaurant he told us to go to. Had the, Wedges Supreme, for an appetizer. Delicious. I had Killer Crunch Wrap. Delicious....More

Thank Mark-in-NC
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Met friends for lunch on a Friday. Glad we made a reservation as the restaurant was crowded. I would recommend a reservation at any time. Server was friendly and helpful with suggestions for this first timer to try. I had the Killer Crunch Wrap with...More

Thank dlumsden
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing. We drove 200km to try this place and it was well worth it. We decided to split a couple of appetizers and were considering a third in order to try as many different items as possible. So glad we only tried the crispy seitan...More

Thank gourmetsue
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Questions & Answers
8 April 2017|
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Response from Brian G | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your inquiry. Reservations are not required but are always recommended as we are a small restaurant and often fill up quickly, especially on Friday and Saturday nights at dinner time. Without a... More
Robin W
15 March 2016|
Response from Brian G | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your inquiry. You can view our menus on our website. Unfortunately Trip Advisor will not let me post a website link within this answer, however there is a link to our website from our Trip Advisor... More
3 March 2016|
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Response from Brian G | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your question! I'm the owner and I didn't know the menu was listed here! I apologize but that was quite an old menu. Our menu changes every 3 months and you can always find the most up to date menu on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 St. Paul St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3M2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 289-362-2636
  • E-mail
Rise Above is an all vegan restaurant and bakery, located in the heart of downtown St. Catharines, Ontario. We use only plant-based ingredients because we believe that it is possible to eat well and enjoy life without harming other species or our environment. We specialize in comfort foods, healthy choices, and fresh baked desserts.
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