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About Meat Market Niagara

As you walk into Niagara’s newest steakhouse, The Meat Market Niagara, you will be wowed by a really cool ceiling. Designed to look like a giant wine barrel, it sets the mood for a great meal with attentive service. The kitchen area is open concept so that you can get up close and personal with the chef as he sears your steak to perfection. We serve USDA Prime, a tender and juicy cut of meat, that is one of the highest grades of beef found; as well as Wagyu, a Japanese Kobe beef. A wide variety of local beer and wine will be on tap (yup, there is a wine tap) and specially selected to pair nicely with our mains.


One of the most unique things about Meat Market is that every steak is branded with our logo, seared into the steak. All our employees are highly trained in both food and wine pairing and ready to help answer any questions about your meal.

Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Contemporary American, Canadian

Hours of Operation:

Dinner: Tuesday to Sunday: 5:00pm - close

Cross Street:
Located in the Ramada Plaza directly across from C

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
CAN$31 to CAN$50

Payment Options:
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(289) 296-4644

Website:
http://www.meatmarketniagara.ca/

Executive Chef:
Phillip Thompson

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Meat Market Niagara Ratings and Reviews

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4.1

Overall Rating

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Food

4.1

Service

4.4

Ambience

4.1

Value

3.8

Noise

Quiet

83% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (17)
Special Occasion (14)
Quiet Conversation (10)
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Cozy (7)
Romance (7)
Good for Anniversaries (6)
Good for Birthdays (6)
Fit for Foodies (6)
Casual (5)
Notable Wine List (5)
Worth the Drive (5)
Creative Cuisine (4)
Authentic (3)
Business Meals (3)
Group Bookings (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Comfort Food (2)
Late-Night Find (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Neighbourhood Gem (2)
Pre/post-theatre (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Fun (2)
Scenic View (1)
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Food5
Ambience4
Service4
Value3

vip
 (Detroit)·Dined 4 days ago

Restaurant was connected to hotel. Great steaks...

Food5
Ambience5
Service4
Value4

 
·Dined 4 days ago

Great atmosphere. Excellent decor. Very knowledgeable staff. My ribeye was cooked to absolute perfection. And taste was second to none.

Tags: Scenic View, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
Food3
Ambience3
Service4
Value3

 
·Dined on November 8, 2017

I was coming down with a flue type thing so it wasn't as enjoyable as it could have been. I didn't like the soup I didn't like the salad the goat cheese was passable... I only at two bites of the main but the desserts were excellent.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
Food4
Ambience4
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Service was top notion. We had purchased a TravelZoo deal for a five course dinner. Food was excellent and choices were great. My husband really enjoyed the Pinot he selected. Steak was cooked perfectly. We arrived earlier than our reservation and that did not pose a problem; we were accommodated immediately. Service was very attentive, with the server checking back multiple times to ensure that we had everything we needed and were satisfied with the food.

Tags: Cozy, Tasting Menu, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients
Food2
Ambience5
Service5
Value2

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 18, 2017

I found the restaurant to be very nice comfortable and cozy. The menu had a great selection to pick from. But it is a steakhouse and we did Order fillet mignon and New York strips steaks. There were four of us and all four of our steaks were tough. When you’re paying those kind of prices you want a nice tender steak.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on October 14, 2017

Best steak I've had in a long time. Great service and nice modern atmosphere.

Tags: Hot Spot, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
Food2
Ambience3
Service1
Value1

 
·Dined on October 8, 2017

Meat wasnt the quality that was expected no better than a outback steak

Food4
Ambience4
Service5
Value3

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Excellent, attentive service. Ordered for the Prixe Fixe 5 course menu. Timing of dishes was well spaced. The beet soup starter was excellent , complimented with fresh hot sour dough and flat breads. The Caesar salads were good but not exceptional. The Wagyu beef slider appetizers were melt in the mouth
The main course dinners were tasty and done to order.
The blueberry cheese cake was well presented with drizzles of chocolate and vanilla, and sliced strawberries and whole blueberries on the plate.
An enjoyable evening with good food, well timed delivery of dishes and attentive service

Tags: Cozy, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience3
Service5

 
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Food and service was fantastic. A little too cold with AC fans directed toward tables which makes the food get cold.

Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 27, 2017

Wednesday's are slow this time of year and that is why we go to Niagara now . The restaurant was empty so very quiet, the service was fast and the waitress was very attentive. The food is great and the wine list is very extensive. It is a Steak House but the other menu items are of equal quality, my wife does not eat steak but loves the fish dishes.

Tags: Casual, Handcrafted Cocktails, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries
Food4
Ambience3
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on September 25, 2017

Great selection. Plenty of different kinds of meat and sides. We particularly enjoyed the brisket, home fries, baked beans and chicken. We will return.

Tags: Good for Groups
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 23, 2017

went with a groupon based on reviews, we were not disappointed. food was delicious from the warm rolls with red pepper butter , soup, salad and appetizer. oh the steak was good great flavor. the dessert was great too but had to take mine home since so full. highly recommend.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on September 23, 2017

Great food, great service

Food2
Ambience3
Service1
Value2

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on September 22, 2017

Went there with a Groupon voucher and paid extra to receive items that weren't on the fixed menu. Wagyu steak was mediocre and staff was overly fake and pretentious. Manager asked me what I wanted him to do to make me happy. It is not my job to tell you how to do yours. Be the manager and try and receive and recurring customer. He said because I got the Groupon even though I paid extra the steak would not be the same cut or quality. Then goes back and says that the steak is the exact same regardless of the discount. Then goes back again and says every day the cut of the steak is different. Make up your mind and don't make me feel like I'm not as important because your establishment offers discounts because it is too slow to have foot traffic come in on it's own. Would not return.

Tags: Cozy
Food5
Ambience3
Service5
Value3

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 7, 2017

We went with friends for a birthday . The food was excellent and fresh. The service wasn't rushed and the waitress was friendly. The meal is not rushed. Very relaxed. Very enjoyable.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Casual, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
Food3
Ambience4
Service4
Value3

 
 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Server was great, food was adequate.

Food4
Ambience3
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on August 27, 2017

Our waitress Julia was very good. We enjoyed her bubbly personality and attentiveness and menu suggestions. We enjoyed the French onion soup. Our steaks were done perfectly and the desserts were delicious. We weren't crazy about the Parmesan fries and wishes we'd made a different potato selection. The veggies were done very well. Overall, we had a very nice evening in a relaxed atmosphere.

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on August 26, 2017

The power went out in the entire grid while we were there. Staff were very calm and helpful and informed every table of how their meal would be affected. No sacrifice by the chefs to speed things up everything was incredible. The owners showed up too to check on procedures. They seemed genuinely interested in the diners' experience over worrying about losing weekend business. I wish I remembered her name but our waitress was fantastic.

Thanks

Tags: Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive
Food1
Ambience2
Service2
Value1

 
·Dined on August 21, 2017

First the restaurant was Freezing! The server was pleasant, but slow with no fault of hers she kept apologizing throughout our dinning experience for not attending to us more attentively. I could plainly see why as the bar was to my left in plain sight and I noted that the Servers are also their own Bar Tender's as well. I don't mind paying a lot for great food, but despise paying top quality pricing for dinner quality. Steak first came out raw opposed to the medium rare I requested. When I received it back I found it lacking taste and very greasy.

Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 16, 2017

We are locals who plan a regular visit to have the BEST steak in Niagara. Food is always consistently great and the servers are top shelf. Nice atmosphere (a little chilly so dress appropriately) and they do not charge locals that ridiculous tourism tax. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Casual, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on August 13, 2017

Jaime was super attentive and fun. Service was excellent. The salmon was just okay, but everything else was very good.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date
Food2
Ambience2
Service4
Value1

 
·Dined on August 8, 2017

The service was good the restaurant looks nice but the food wasn't good. We had a 5 course meal and only thing that was good was the soup and the Creme brule. It's definitely not a fine dining experience. Both of our glasses of wine had cork in it. The French fries were soggy and the steak was not cooked to specification. The cheese cake tasted like a sugarless pile of ricotta cheese. With top the bill came to $156 and we didn't feel it was worth it.

Food3
Ambience4
Service1
Value2

 
·Dined on August 7, 2017

Horrible server
Rude
Got upset that we didn't want to buy wine off the menu
Gave us rude attitude when asking questions about the menu
Food was okay. Some items were just a waste of time while some were good
Rooms were open and good for a date/occasion. No privacy in the least though.
Went there as a little special dinner after getting married 4 days before.
Only had 2 customers other than us come in during busy time.
Parking is not the greatest as the restaurant is attached to a Ramada Inn
Would never go there again after the experience we had.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on August 5, 2017

great service, excellent food. Will definitely go back again. My dish was cooked perfectly, flavourful.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Hot Spot, Great Beer, Fit for Foodies, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Fun, Romantic, Authentic
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on July 31, 2017

Purchased a groupon online for my boyfriends birthday. The food was absolutely outstanding. Service was perfect. Came here from Boston and will absolutely recommend this place to any friend coming to visit Niagara. Well done!

Tags: Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
·Dined on July 25, 2017

The server was good, and nice. The food is good; however, the main course is limited, the menu for kids are not very impressed, I wish they have a 5 course dinner menu for kids too so they are also able to enjoy the food with us. The 5 course dinner menu for adult is kind of too much for kids, and I was raised not to waste food.

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining
Food4
Ambience5
Service5
Value4

 
·Dined on July 25, 2017

Beautiful place, was slightly offset by the name of "The Meat Market" but once sat, it was a beautiful restaurant, great service!!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
Food1
Ambience1
Service1
Value1

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 15, 2017

Overall incredibly disappointing. Found out it was in a Ramada upon arrival and it was even worse than you would have expected even for a cheap hotel restaurant. The room was dead, the carpaccio was frozen (literally), the oysters weren't shucked properly and were full of bits of shell and the steak way overdone. I could go on but I already wasted too much of my life on this establishment. It was so bad that never mind me not returning to Meat Market, but I'm never staying in a Ramada because clearly the bar is set so low you could trip on it. I'm not only not recommending this place, but I'm warning people against it.

Food5
Ambience3
Service5
Value4

 
 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 13, 2017

Best filet mignon I have ever had but my husband thought his ribeye was on the chewy side. Our server Jamie was fabulous. The only big negative is that they had the air conditioner cranked so high that we shivered our way through the meal. I wish we had brought warmer clothes.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals
Food3
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on July 9, 2017

Great service, uninspired appetizers, decent entrees. The server we had was friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive without being overbearing.

The scallop appetizer came with a BBQ sauce that was unnecessary and the meat plate was serviceable, but lackluster for a steakhouse.

The CAA dry aged rib eye was rare when ordered medium rare, but issue was rectified. The chicken supreme was very much enjoyed by my wife. Creamed brussel sprouts were sublime and the rice pilaf was buttery with chia and lentils.

I would eat here again, but I would probably come back for steak and sides while skipping the apps.

Food3
Ambience3
Service5
Value4

 
 (Boise)·Dined on July 8, 2017

Service was amazing. Steak was overcooked. Bread was stale. Soup was delish! Calamari was too spiced and salty. Caesar salad romaine lettuce was frozen. Dessert was amazing.

Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on July 8, 2017

Crispy Calamari was on point, one of the best I ever had.
Cowboy steak was delicious, the chimichurri add-on was better than most.
Wife had the Filet mignon, and said it was the best.
Overall great experience

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Romantic
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on July 7, 2017

Everything was amazing! The food was fantastic! Get the 5 course groupon, you won't be disappointed!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on July 6, 2017

One of the BEST Restaurants in N Falls Canada. Food is excellent and service A++

Tags: Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive
Food4
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (New York Area)·Dined on June 29, 2017

During our two day stay we had dinner for 4. Our server Julie was phenomenal. Our drinks excellent and great wine list. French onion soup was tasty and not salty. Lobster and steak was good but would choose tail only next time. Steaks were prepared to order. Would recommend

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on June 28, 2017

I could not say enough about this place. Everything was perfect. Our waitress was prompt and attentive. We will not be disappointed.

Food2
Ambience5
Service5
Value3

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on June 28, 2017

This was our second opportunity to eat at this restaurant. Our first visit was fantastic, but this second visit fell way short of our first visit. The steaks were about half the thickness and were requested medium rare and they were served well done, very disappointing. The first time was really great but the second just did not cut it. Even the chicken meal was too well done, very dry and charred way too much.

Tags: Business Meals
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on June 25, 2017

We had a very enjoyable meal as it was delicious, but more importantly we had a fantastic waitress that was very knowledgeable about every meal we were looking at enjoying. The service was great and we had a great time.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food
Food5
Ambience4
Service5
Value4

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on June 24, 2017

We had my friend's Bachelorette dinner at Meat Market, service and food was incredible. Everyone raved about their dishes, and the calamari was out of this world. Management checked on our table a few times to ensure we were satisfied with everything, our server was very attentive and engaged in conversation which we enjoyed.

I would highly recommend Meat Market for a more sophisticated evening. I will be coming back again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Paleo Friendly, Notable Wine List, Local Ingredients
Food5
Ambience5
Service5
Value5

 
 (Toronto)·Dined on June 10, 2017

Excellent service!! our server was very attentive, accomodating and personalized service. especially the timing of the dessert and champagne when I proposed to my fiance. Highly recommend. Excellent food!!!!

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries

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