Harpers Landing

4.1
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681 reviews
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CAN$30 and under
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Global, International

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Casual
Harpers Landing is an upbeat, casual North American bar & grill, serving market-fresh cuisine, made from scratch & borrowing from the myriad of global cuisines. We offer a satisfying & wide-ranging menu augmented by a deep wine list, 36 by the glass, 16 beers on tap & an extensive selection on liquors. Eight large video monitors broadcast sports, mood-enhancing DJs on weekends & a spectacular heated seasonal patio create an ambiance like no other in the Oakville area.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Global, International, American
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Hours of Operation
Brunch
Sat, Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm
Lunch
Mon–Fri 11:00 am–5:00 pm
Dinner
Mon–Thu 5:00 pm–12:30 am
Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–1:00 am
Sun 3:00 pm–11:00 pm
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Phone number
(905) 338-0707
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Marco D'Angelo
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Private Party Facilities
Private room accommodates 30 seated. Partitions are drawn to separate this space from the main DR.
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Private Party Contact
Lindsay: (905) 338-0707
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Cross Street
Trafalgar
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Parking Details
Ample
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Public Transit
Cornwall Rd; 10 minutewalk to Oakville "Go"
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Entertainment
DJ Friday & Saturday nights
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 681 People Are Saying
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4.1
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OT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was a great experience. I reserved a table by the fireplace and had one available. Service was great. The chef had customized the order according to my intolerances. Cannot wait to return!

OT
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great to be able to sit outdoors

MD
Montreal
10 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We have to been to Harper's Landing and Kelly's Landing, both part of the Landing Group chain and have enjoyed both and are looking forward to trying out more of them in the area ! It was quiet as it was Labor Day Monday. But service was good, server was very friendly, and the food is always good. Definitely becoming one of our go to spots whether we just want a few drinks and appetizers, or a meal.

P
Toronto
13 reviews
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 2

Birthday. Service was good but everything else has gone downhill since we last dined there. We will not be in a hurry to go back.

TR
Toronto
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Loved this restaurant. I had brunch there and the food was delicious. Sat and talked for an hour after the bill was paid and no one bothered us.

AD
1 review
Dined on August 30, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 3Ambience 2

The steak was dry and fat. For the money we were asked to pay you would appreciate more decent dish. The lobster was like a rubber, noodles overcooked to the point they were stuck to each other in big bunches. The octopus was dry and with no flavour. The waitress showed up only to take the order and cash out. No interest, no appreciation. I reserved the table and ask for a nice set up since we were celebrating our daughter's engagement...end up in the booth, really? Is this considered a nice place to sit?
We went for 6:30pm at about 7 the music was so loud we couldnt have a decent conversation.

N
Las Vegas
4 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Great place to meet friends. Service, food and value all great!

JK
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 3

Dirty table. Dirty floors. Not a friendly greeting at the entrance. Server was good but left us hanging forever so just decided not to order desert.

CG
1 review
Dined on August 21, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had an amazing experience at Harpers. Beautiful patio. Easy parking. Best dessert I've ever had in a restaurant. Well done. Generous portions. Lovely server.

DR
Toronto
9 reviews
Dined on August 18, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

The food was excellent. The noise was acceptable until the staff started dragging the chairs across the floor multiple times setting up for a large (70 people) party. Not once did anyone actually pick up a chair to move it, they simply dragged them around rattling away for 10 full minutes while we tried to have a conversation

SB
1 review
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 3

Didn’t have the bottle of wine we requested but not a big deal. Wouldn’t alter my lady’s order. MY food was good though.

DK
Toronto
32 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 3

First few times we went it was ok if seated outside but seated inside this time and I think they forgot about us! Waiting a while to take our order and the food was very average it’s very hit and miss.

DK
Toronto
32 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

First time this week was better seated outside service much better than our second visit. Food was ok location was good.

OT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on August 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The evening was beautiful and we were able to get a seat at the patio which made for a perfect date night! Food and wine was beyond delicious! Want to extend my thanks to the staff, chef and our waitress for the wonderful dining experience!

MY
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

This visit I brought someone who’s never been and he plans on making a future visit with other friends. He LOVED the experience, loved the ambiance- thought the food portions were excellent ( we had the brunch menu) and was just really impressed.

This was my 10th or so visit and it’s always a great option for me.

DR
Toronto
9 reviews
Dined on July 28, 2019
Overall 2Food 4Service 3Ambience 3

I received a confirmation of my reservation request through Open Table. When I called the restaurant to increase the number in my party I was put on hold twice for 10 minutes. Finally someone answered and said they did not have my reservation in their system. I set up a new reservation with the person on the phone. I was asked if I wanted patio or indoor seating and I requested inside, dining room. When we arrived they did not have our table ready and had to bring tables in from the patio to set it up while we waited. While sitting at our table eating our dinner, I recieved a notification from Open Table indicating the restaurant had cancelled my reservation as a "No Show".

As far as the service and food both were fine.

LH
Toronto
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 3

Good food, went through 3 different servers because the one assigned to us had not arrived yet. Had to ask if anyone was serving at our table, bit frustrating when starting your evening.

CH
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food and atmosphere - I would recommend for any occasion.

OT
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

This was our first time together at Harper's Landing. My wife was there with coworkers a week before and she had an excellent time. July 10th was her birthday, so we decided to head back. Customer service was good, however our food was on the cold side and we waited a considerable amount of time for it. We had a great seat on the patio and the evening was warm. They seemed to be having issues with their cash system at check out and could not verify our purchase. We paid part gift card and part credit card and the system crashed. So leaving was a bit longer than expected. We love the restaurant and will definitely return!

TC
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

The service was absolutely amazing. The good food was the bonus. The cream sauce on my pasta was easily changed to a light wine sauce. My friend thoroughly enjoyed her curry dinner. She didn’t like her choice of red wine. I was thrilled with my G&T. Made just the way I requested it. Pretty perfect.

S
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on July 7, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Great brunch at harpers landing. They were very accommodating with seating since we had a baby with a stroller.
Service was attentive. I had to call their attention to place orders but that was our mistake because we didn’t tell he waitress we didn’t need to wait for the third-party to arrive. She checked on us frequently through out the meal.

My salmon eggs benny was good but they forgot to put the smoked salmon in it. I realized after I ate half of one egg. At that point I didn’t want to bother her for a new one. It still tasted good anyway. Their Caesars here are absolutely delicious. Perfect tang, spice and saltiness.

AZ
Toronto
1 review
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 2Ambience 3

Food is nothing special. Much better options for cheaper if not around the same price.

MF
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on July 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Our server made this fun occasion even better - we had Pam, she was awesome - and Craig helped out too and he was great fun - it was a wonderful evening - flawless, I’d say - everyone from the front of house greeters to our servers were super friendly and accommodating and fun!

AD
Toronto
8 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 1Food 3Service 1Ambience 5

As a regular guest at Harpers today was one of worst dining experiences I have had. Despite the restaurant only being at 30 percent capacity we waited 65 minutes for our order of edamame, fish tacos and pizza. Pizza and edamame arrived stone cold. Fish tacos arrived 7 minutes after first two cold items. Waitress inattentive and seemed too busy chatting at bar to ask how our meal was. We asked 2 x for our bill from two different servers as we could not get her attention for 20 minutes after we finished eating. Never asked if we wanted another drink or dessert. Water glasses never refilled. Was 35 degrees out and we were on patio. Table was sticky and had food on it. Overall service biggest issue.

CA
Mexico City
4 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

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SV
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 2Ambience 5

Food was amazing, service was very poor. Took very long for our drinks to arrive, Came for my friends birthday, they brought her birthday dessert very late, long the others dessert arrived. We wanted to eat our desserts all together. Took way to long to get the bill after.

ET
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Great experience here! came for a ladies lunch. i was asking my bridal party to be in my wedding. i called in advance to make sure i could drop off the gifts in advance . the staff was super accommodating. when i when we all arrived they were able to get us a spot on the patio. the entire atmosphere was beautiful . very clean. once seated i snuck away to grab the gifts i needed to quickly assemble a few things and scooted into a table where the manager was he was very social asked when the occasion was and offered some champagne to celebrate i explain one girl doesnt drink he said not a problem. we were served some champagne ( and a sparkling peach juice) on the house. that small gestures made our lunch that much more special. the food was amazing . over all it was a great lunch and i have already been raving about it to everyone i know . will be back here again very soon!

Thanks!!!

S
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and service

AR
Toronto
10 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It’s always refreshing to dine at Harper’s... great tasting food and nice ambience.

NO
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2019
Overall 1Food 3Service 2Ambience 3

We waited more than 45 min for our food. WE had to ask about it because our waitress did not check on us regularly. The food was tasty but some of it was cold and you could see it had been sitting on the plates for quite a while. We could also only order from the Brunch menu, at lunchtime on a Sunday. Seeing that it was Father’s Day, one would have expected the restaurant to be better prepared, as they were fully booked.
We just finished our food, paid and left, but while we were there about four other tables around us complained to the manager about slow service or other problems with the food. We will definitely not be going back there in the future.

P
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on June 16, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

Hostess was very slow seating us despite having a reservation and not very busy.
Getting first coffee was also extremely slow.
Food great!

CC
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 3Ambience 3

Menu is underwhelming and quality is just ok.

OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 2, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

Birthday celebration. We made a reservation and got a booth table for 6.. which if you were having drinks would’ve been fine. When we asked to move to a table that was more comfortable... the waitress asked us if we’d be ready to leave in 1.5 hrs, since they had another reservation coming in... and if not, she would “I guess” change us from her area. Wasn’t a great experience.

HC
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 3

They only have a limited brunch menu until 3 and I thought it was overpriced for what I had. This is my fourth time there but menu has really changed. Found it hard to find something that appealed to me, a lot of egg dishes and not a lot of true luncheon items,

DF
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

First timer and loved the food and atmosphere. It is already my favorite go to place.

OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 2

We've had good experiences here before, but this time, the food took forever and it was cold by the time it got to us :(

OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Mothers day

T
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great restaurant with good food, great choices for all palates, friendly staff. A lot of activity in the restaurant: birthdays , celebrations etc. A lively place to go,

TF
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

We attended to celebrate Mother's Day and to try out the Brunch menu. The restaurant was quite full and we had some challenges with our meal (wrong order for one person and the ketchup dish took a nose dive when the waitress brought the food over - it landed all over her and one of our family members). Even my young nephew decided the spill proof cup needed testing and was successful in dumping his chocolate milk all over the table.

Its when the staff is tested with a not-so-great experience that makes a restaurant truly shine and stand out. They did everything they could to make it right - even the manager came over to extend his sympathies and shocked us with a discount we felt was more than needed. I congratulate the hard working staff to make it as perfect as possible - thank you! We came away with some great memories and intentions to come back.

J
Toronto
19 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Harpers is a great spot for lunch with friends. The food is consistent I love the fish tacos and the turkey burger. The atmosphere is up beat

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