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Welcome to Jonathans

Jonathans Fine Dining and J-Bistro in Oakville

Jonathans and J-Bistro are in a renovated century home in the heart of beautiful downtown Oakville.

Since 1981, Jonathans has acquired the reputation of being one of the country’s best restaurants, voted Best Restaurant in Oakville for 18 years, including 2016. View our News section for more information on current events.

Please see our online reservation system if you would like to make a reservation in the main dining room.

100% unique recipe

A 100% unique recipe that's backed by a passion for cooking, a love of food and the best ingredients, we offer an unforgettable dining experience.

authentic atmosphere

Jonathans Fine Dining is an upscale restaurant that offers authentic cuisine and atmosphere. With its convenient location, Jonathans is the perfect place for a date night or special occasion.

skilled chef

We create our menus daily with the freshest seasonal produce, meats and seafood from local suppliers. We love nothing more than experimenting with new flavours and tastes.

our story

Dining at Jonathans and J-Bistro

We offer a superb fine dining experience in the main Jonathans restaurant and a lively bistro atmosphere in J-Bistro. Both are conveniently located in Jonathans at 120 Thomas Street in Oakville, Ontario

– “You’re guaranteed an unforgettable fine dining experience every time you visit Jonathan’s Fine Dining. It’s our goal to ensure your experience is an enjoyable one!”

our story

Jonathans has set a standard of fine dining excellence among discerning clientele over the last thirty years. The restaurant has consistently been voted a favourite both locally and nationally. Jonathans of Oakville owner Jason Alikakos is not content to rest on his laurels.

Jonathans and J-Bistro in OakvilleInstead, the innovative restaurateur works to constantly seek new ways to delight his visitors. If you haven’t visited Jonathans lately, you’re in for several pleasant discoveries. The recently renovated restaurant has a new outdoor patio and 7 dining rooms. J-Bistro’s intimate outdoor patio opens for lunch and dinner when weather permits however, with our new electric patio heater availability is much better.

This is a perfect place to enjoy an entertaining dinner in downtown Oakville.

Please come to the J-Bistro patio for your next entertaining and fun outdoor dining experience.

The wine cellar dining room is an exclusive private room for small groups and is surrounded by thousands of climate controlled wines in redwood racking from around the world. Jonathans takes pride in boasting one of the best and most diverse wine lists in Southern Ontario.

Another new feature of the restaurant is J-Bistro which is open for lunch and dinner. The warm and comfortable lounge area offers a casual alternative to Jonathans formal and intimate fine dining rooms, and the bistro menu features Soufflés, innovative kinds of pasta, bistro fare at dinner, with paninis and gourmet pizzas at lunch.

The West Wing is one of the many private rooms and includes a fireplace and bar and is used for large corporate functions and weddings.

Jonathans Main Dining RoomBe it our Private Dining Rooms, the intimate fireside tables, the exquisite Wine List, the J-Bistro, or the award winning Dinner Menu, you owe it to yourself to visit this Canadian legend.

Please see the J-Bistro and Jonathans location map for more information on our convenient downtown Oakville location.

Jonathans of Oakville Outside
Jonathans Main Dining Room

what customers say about us

Since our inception, we have been dedicated to offering the best dining experience for all.

“ I have been to Jonathans & J-Bistro on a few occasions and each time I have been blown away with the food, service and ambience. The restaurant is always busy, but the food comes out fast and hot. The menu has a huge variety of choices that are all delicious. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who wants an amazing experience!”
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Weddings, Private Meetings and our Wine Cellar

Jonathans has a number of different private dining rooms to fit any personal or business occasion. Whether you are simply looking for a place to have a quiet romantic dinner, an elaborate wedding or a place for an important business meeting then contact Jonathans for more details by calling (905) 842-4200

birthday party

Next time you throw a birthday party, think about hosting it at Jonathans! We offer a comfortable and inviting atmosphere, so you can spend more time with your family and friends.

wedding ceremony

We have everything you need for your wedding ceremony, from cake and catering to flowers and a venue. You can depend on us for all the details- we've been doing it since 1981.

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Restaurant Timing

Monday – Friday
8.00 – 22.00
10.00 – 18.00

10.00 – 18.00

We provide not only the fresh and innovative cuisine that we are known for, but also the warm and welcoming atmosphere of our restaurant.

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