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Elixir Bistro is a Casual Fine Dining Restaurant where our chef works his magic at the helm doing what he does best creating mouth watering French, Italian classics and global fusion favourites.

Elixir serves delicious food without pretence and has been a popular destination for residents of Cambridge and Kitchener Waterloo for over 11 years. Our dinner menu is straightforward and reasonably priced. The service is friendly and professional. Our goal is to make you feel at home, help you unwind, relax and have a great time among friends.

Food: steak, lamb, duck, fish and seafood, pasta and vegetarian friendly

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Elixir Bistro  Cambridge ON restaurant

Crafting culinary alchemy since 1998 Elixir bistro has received rave reviews by some of Toronto’s top food critics.  Highly acclaimed for unique blends of ingredients techniques and craft we bring you mouth watering magic using only natural, fresh foods. Treat yourself to a relaxed dining experience where every bite makes your mouth water for more. Reserve today!

Location: 34 Main Street near the Waterloo School of Architecture, beside the Bank of Montreal and Brown’s Jewellery.

Cuisine: Continental, French, Italian fusion -steak, duck, lamb, beef, veal, rabbit, poultry, fish, seafood, pasta,  pork, vegetarian and desserts.

Drinks: Imported, premium beers in bottles , great wine selection, brandies, scotch, cocktails, and martinis and aperitifs.

Open year round. During summer months, enjoy our outdoor patio.

Lunch –  Friday 11:30 am to 2:30 pm

Dinner – Tuesday to Saturday 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

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Our Menus


new year menu $50 per person plus taxes and gratuities

  • mushroom soup
    wild mushroom soup


  • Caesar salad
    Roman hearth, permigiano cheese and bacon with classic Caesar dressing


  • mixed green salad
    Organic greens, fresh vegetables , with mango balsamic  vinaigrette
  • Veal medalion
    veal tenderloin, marsala wine mushroom jus and cream sauce


  • Salmon
    crispy roasted filet with olive oil,lemon,tomatoes and spices


  • Chicken
    roasted boneless breast , white wine, tarragon, cream sauce and mashed potatoes
  • $50 per person plus taxes and gratuities
  • chocolate tart
    brown chocolate short bread tart


  • cheese cake
    new York strawberry cheese cake


  • cream brulee
    vanilla cream brulee


  • Soup of the Day
    Daily soup selection
  • Caesar Salad
    Romaine lettuce, bacon bits, parmigiano
  • Green Salad
    Mesclun greens, tomato, cucumber, balsamic vinaigrette
  • Antipasti for 2
    Grilled vegetables, salami, prosciutto, cheese and sweet balsamic
  • goat cheese salad
    with candy cane  beet roots, pecans and mango balsamic vinaigrette
  • escargot ragout
    escargot braised in red wine butter, garlic and red grapes
  • smoked salmon
    with cream cheese,cucumber, capers, and toasted garlic bread
  • Tandoori
    Slow roasted tandoori marinated chicken  drums and wings
  • Bruschetta
    Marinated, tomato, pesto basil, parmigiana cheese and olive oil


      • $24
      • Seafood bouillabaisse
        monk fish filet,shrimp,scallops braised in tomato,saffron,white wine, potatoes, seafood bouillabaisse
      • duck confit
        $ 28
        roasted duck legs with pineapple chutney, potatoes ragout and vegetables
      • Elixir chicken
        Grain fed local, roasted chili, tomato fennel, light cream turmeric, cumin jus with  home made  basmati rice and vegetables
      • Salmon
        roasted filet, fresh tomato, lemon olive oil , herbs and spice, with lentil ragout

      • lamb shank
        slow cooked to fall off the bone,  pastured new zealand lamb shank  in tomato lamb jus with mashed potatoes and vegetables
      • Filet mignon
        Port, sage jus, mashed potato and vegetables
      • Grilled calf’s liver
        crispy bacon, mashed  potatoes, onion, jus
      • Double bacon cheese burger
        tomato, lettuce, pickle, aioli and Caesar salad
      • Spaghetti with chicken
        Pancetta, tomato, cream, parmigiana reggiano
      • Vegetarian
        Lightly curried lentil ragout, grilled antipasti vegetables and crispy roasted potato confit

        Chef’s Special Menu

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              FlameChef’s Inspired Lunch Feature Created Fresh Daily

              Some examples of previous lunch items below

              • Lamb burger
                Grilled lamb/beef burger, with bacon and cheese,egg bread ,grainy mustard aioli, tomato, lettuce, pickle and  roasted potatoes confit
              • chicken curry
                boneless breast in roasted chili, tomato, ginger jus, coconut milk, basmati rice and vegetables
              • coq au vin
                chicken braised in red wine with mushroom, bacon, tomato, chicken jus
              • pasta
                Penne withItalian sausage in tomato, red pepper
              • spaghetti
                meat ball in tomato sauce with freshly cooked spaghetti

              Please notify us of any food allergies or sensitivities



              SundayOpen for groups of 15 or more, by reservationOpen for groups of 15 or more, by reservation
              TuesdayClosed5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
              WednesdayClosed5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
              Thursday11:30 am – 2:30 pm5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
              Friday11:30 am – 2:30 pm5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
              SaturdayClosed5:00 pm – 10:00 pm