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Open on Tuesdays!

Being open on a Tuesday doesn't sound like a big deal, but when I was in Wellington, every... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
JHW_SYR
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Syracuse, New York
coffee, treats and more

Friendly place with good coffee and treats. We stopped in after returning our bikes from touring... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Yvonne H
,
Ottawa, Canada
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29 Sep 2017
“Open on Tuesdays!”
25 Sep 2017
“coffee, treats and more”
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A locally owned and operated general store and coffee shop in the heart of Wellington. We carry a wide selection of products from bulk candy, toys, housewares and more. Come explore our wide selection of locally made goods or pick up supplies for...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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283 Wellington Main Street, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
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+1 613-846-0116
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Been to the Gen store a few times, good coffee, Reuben etc.... 1.15pm sat afternoon. Wall to wall tourists, tons of potential. One young girl behind the counter, more people than 3 people can serve, so most patrons walking out. There is little in this...More

Thank Jeffrey O
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Being open on a Tuesday doesn't sound like a big deal, but when I was in Wellington, every restaurant was closed for lunch except for The General and the local brewery. The General carries a variety of things including candy, greeting cards, toys, and other...More

Thank JHW_SYR
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Friendly place with good coffee and treats. We stopped in after returning our bikes from touring wineries. They also have a few other gift type items that makes it an interesting place to browse for a moment - so don't rush in expecting to get...More

Thank Yvonne H
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I've been frequenting The General for a year, they have great Expresso and Expresso themed drinks and excellent goodies like cookies and date squares. Every time I cycle thru Wellington my first stop is the General. A very friendly atmosphere!!!

Thank IU1971
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I've stopped in here several times, most recently yesterday with my wife, for an Americano (for myself) and a latte (for her). As always, the owner (who works seven days a week) was there and we feel his coffee drinks are among the best in...More

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I can be a bit of an espresso snob, and The General is some of the best brewed espresso I've had. The coffee they use is delicious and they know what there doing. They also have some delicious baked goods, and a bit of a...More

Thank Theaussie11
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by when on a stroll down the street and had an amazing coffee! Also found interesting hot sauce to buy. Will go back for sure when we are back in town for another coffee and to order from their lunch menu!

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Husband is a coffee snob and has double espressos a few times a day and we dropped in to check it out and had some cool hipster items to buy and the coffee was superb. The kinda barista who takes a lot of pride in...More

Thank mongnhingo
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Best coffee in the county, delicious sandwiches and ice pops, and the owners and staff are super friendly. The General has something for people of all ages. Highly recommended!

Thank stacey709
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stepped in to try out the coffee and it was great! Getting kinda tired of the big brand stuff, thought I would try something a little different. Living in the area I try to support local businesses. The owner is passionate about his shop and...More

Thank John M
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