Had date night and as always it was an amazing dining experience. Our server was fantastic! We got the Rainbow trout daily special and the mushroom goat cheese pizza. Both were unbelievably delicious. For dessert we had carrot cake and pear cheesecake. So amazing. Can’t wait to go back!
The Bauer Kitchen was okay. Not what we were expecting. Wine list is extensive however expensive. Server recommended a reasonably priced red wine which was good. The best thing we had was the dessert platter to share. Kale Caesar salad was very dry. Could have used more dressing to soften the kale. Ahi tuna entree was more like a salad not a main course. The tuna was good but the vegetables were too hard. The smoked chicken pasta was too smoke flavoured which made it very salty.
Would not recommend the Bauer kitchen.
We arranged to meet some friends and stumbled across Bauer Kitchen on Open Table because it was situated about halfway between Hamilton and Stratford. Intrigued by the menu (and the offer of a Caesar Bar for Sunday Brunch) we decided to give it a try. Absolutely worth the drive from Hamilton...even if you aren't meeting friends from the opposite direction!
We went to Bauer Kitchen to celebrate our birthdays and we had a wonderful time. The service is second to none. We will definitely be coming back.
Great as always, and very fast at lunch today!
Went to Bauer Kitchen for a ladies night out. It was Easter Monday so it wasn't very busy but our server was attentive giving us just the right amount of time to consider drinks and meals. She assisted one of my friends who wanted the smoked salmon but didn't know which salad to have. Two of us had cocktails - a grilled pear mojito and a smoked black cherry drink. Both drinks were declared excellent. We all had something different for our meals and were not disappointed.
Adding to our evening was the retro 70s music playing in the background - we were transported to our tween years.
Our Easter dinner with our grandchildren was fantastic at the Bauer Kitchen. Mason, our server took care of every detail with the kids to make their time enjoyable. The restaurant manager, I don’t know her name,but is always there😊, as always was very engaging with both us and the kids. The ham dinner was so flavourful and both desserts were amazing. As always the kids meals are the most flavourful and best value in Kitchener.
Always a perfect time!
Dinner with teenage grandkids while parents out of town.
Very attentive service and delicious steak. We'll be back for sure! Try the Brussels sprouts.
The food did not taste good. The steak in our steak and eggs arrived slightly warm, and the taste of the whole thing was not a good flavor. All the people that were with us did not think their meal was that great, and when you spend over $100 for breakfast, it should be really good.
We had a really nice time celebrating our anniversary here. The service was kind, fast, and thorough. The prices were comparable to other nicer restaurants we have been too. We had the salmon and it was amazing!
We were there to celebrate our son’s 22nd birthday. We were warmly greeted and sat at a comfortable booth. Our waitress was lovely and fun ! She took expert care of us, making us all feel special. The food (duck wings, roasted Brussels sprouts, seared tuna, pasta, pizza and burgers, etc) were all fabulous. Our waitress even took a special trip to their bakery with the birthday guest due to his lactose allergies. It was a great meal with excellent service. Have been twice now and highly recommend it.
We came for my son's birthday and the food and service were excellent. We'll come again.
Beet salad was not the same as it use to be. Very disappointed. For the price there wasn't very much to eat. If u r planing on having this salad for a meal unwill probably leave hungry. Lunch menu has a better selection.
My wife and I picked this restaurant last minute for our first date night in 3 months and we were not disappointed. The food was fantastic, our server, Katherine, was exceptional, and the overall feel of the restaurant was just what we wanted. Can't wait to go back!
Went for brunch with some friends for my friends bday. Like always it was an amazing experience. Love coming here. This time I tried the Caesar bar and it was amazing!
Disappointing. We had been following the restaurant on Instagram and were looking forward to the evening. We have had lunch here a few times. Our OpenTable reservation was handled well. The restaurant is popular and busy.
Shown to our table which was the first off putting experience. A couple with an adolescent were spread across a shifting bench which sided our table. As the child jumped on the bench it continued to crowd our table but fortunately they were at the end of their meal and left.
The server took our drink order and returned with them and we ordered the Tuna Poke to share along with our mains.
We drank our first drinks and ordered another since our app hadn’t arrived. Half way through our second drink I called the server to find out what was going on. It had been over 40 minutes. She apologized and said she kept looking for it and I said I was unhappy. The floor Manager came by shortly after to apologize and said she would comp us our second drink.
The Poke came out shortly after and was not enjoyed. It did not taste fresh and was disappointing.
Our mains came, beef tenderloin for her and short rib gnocchi for me. Both were well prepared and delicious. The Argentinian Malbec is a good wine to have with either.
Carrot cake for her, good flavour but dry.
Unfortunately not a memorable dining experience.
Meals were tasty, though the portions were a little small (for pasta dish).
Great service. Amazing food and atmosphere. Will definitely be back.
Four ladies for dinner celebrating a birthday, and everyone's meal was delicious. The service was outstanding. From assisting with wine and (honest) food selection, to the perfect amount of checking and we at no point felt rushed. We will be back.
Great service and food. We were really impressed. Underground parking is a plus and was easy to find.
The food was ok. Not amazing. But moreover the wine per glass was expensive. We paid 160 dollars for two which is alright however the food wasn’t worth the money. The cheese platter worth 20 had three small pieces of untreated cheese which was off putting. Wouldn’t go again. Ambience was good.
Our service did not go as smoothly as it should have but it was remedied quickly and we felt very well taken care of. Still one of my favourite places in Waterloo
Went for the full Irish Breakfast which had just been cancelled.
My omelette was cold and not very good. I assume it was cooked first and left while the others were prepared. My other members were OK with their meals.
Great service. Portion size is a little small. Beautiful facilities. One can judge a lot about a restaurant from the state of their bathroom - it was lovely and clean!
Great food will definitely be going again. Cost a few bucks but most worth every cent
Perfect for a work meeting, looked like a few of them were happening. Food was yummy. we had a perfect corner booth. Will definitely be more inclined to have similar lunches here.
Terrific as always!
Food was excellent. The wine per glass was expensive. The pear cheesecake was amazing. I enjoyed the ahi tuna and my wife had the prime rib special (on Sundays).
We booked our table for 6:45 but our table wasn’t ready until 7:20. The manager was very attentive and apologetic and brought us over complimentary appetizers.
Our server pleasant and attentive right up until the end when she forgot to refill my coffee after asking if I wanted a refill.
2 in our party ordered the salmon, including myself, which was dry.
It was a very busy night, over all a good experience.
Great dinner date at Bauer Kitchen. Tasty food, good service, is one of our favourite places to go in KW.
We had a great time celebrating our family day brunch. Steak and Eggs is one of the best dishes I've ever had. Will be back!
Excellent service from the moment we arrived. Great menu options, ambience, reasonably priced. Convenient location. Server was courteous, friendly and down to earth. Would definitely go again and recommend to friends.
Went for Valentine’s Day and it was great. Special menu was really tasty and the server was awesome. Great spot for a romantic dinner!
We had a blast celebrating our Valentines Day. Great place, great food and awesome server Jacklyn.
always a good meal at Bauer Kitchen. prices for some things are on the higher end of what you would expect (eg $27 for gnocci) but the quality is always top notch
Amazing! Lovely time there.
Service and food are great. The ambience is less than perfect because of high noise levels from guests and from music. However, this seems to be a trend in all restaurants, even those of high quality like this one.
The service during our time at THE was excellent. Our waitress was so attentive, quick on her feet, friendly and went beyond expectations.
Had a fabulous dinner and our server was excellent!