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Over 200 People At This Oakville Restaurant Have Been Exposed To A COVID-19 Virus Variant

If you ate here, public health says to get tested.

If you ate at this Oakville restaurant with a COVID-19 exposure last week, Halton Public Health is telling you to isolate and get tested. 

The eatery in question is Oliver's Steakhouse, which is at 141 Lakeshore Rd. E. in Oakville. 

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Halton officials say that people who ate there between March 8 and March 13 were exposed to a "variant of concern," but don't say which variant it is. 

They want those people to take action now. 

"While Public Health is attempting to call these patrons, this effort may take some time," the notice said. "In the interest of time, we are asking all such patrons to self-isolate for 14 days after their visit to the restaurant, and to get tested for COVID-19."

According to Global News, a spokesperson for Halton Region says that an estimated 200 people could be impacted and that the variant of concern is the B.1.1.7 variant, which was first found in the U.K.

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