Impress the boss with lunch at these up market Oshawa eateries:
Shrimp Cocktail This long-standing member of the Oshawa dining scene offers a full lunch menu including appetizers, soup and salad, sandwiches and entrees. Prices start at $9 for soup, and go up to $16- $19 for mains. Location: 843 King Street West. Hours: Hours: Lunch served Monday to Friday, from 11:30 am to 3 pm.
Bistro 67 Okay, this Durham College teaching restaurant is in Whitby, not Oshawa, but we like to support our DC students and faculty, so we’re including this gem despite the geography. Bistro 67 is high-end field-to-fork dining that’s fresh and inspired, all created and served by the culinary and hospitality professionals of tomorrow. And nothing on the lunch menu is over $17. Location: 1604 Champlain Avenue, Whitby. Hours: Lunch served Tuesday to Friday, from 11:30 am to 2 pm, with reduced menu from 2 pm to 5:30 pm.
Wildfire Steakhouse and Wine Bar Zagat Rated and award-winning, Wildfire Steakhouse and Wine Bar offers a traditional lunch menu (with the entree price maxing out at $24), but the best deal is the $30 prix fixe menu that includes a choice of starters, mains and desserts. Vegetarian and gluten free options are clearly labeled, too. Location: 540 King Street West. Hours: Lunch served Monday to Saturday, 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Avanti Trattoria Inspired by the flavours of Italy, this popular restaurant serves a comprehensive menu of antipaso, pizza, pasta, and secondi, plus salads and desserts. For the wine-shy, servers can suggest the ideal pairing of vino to compliment your meal from their carefully curated wine cellar. Location: 17 King Street East. Hours: Monday to Friday. Lunch begins at 11:30 am.
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