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The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro

93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
+1 519-624-1849
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Canadian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch, purely by chance, and we were so glad. Very positive experience. Service was excellent, staff were very friendly and attentive. Food was freshly cooked and tasty. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank Paula R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This Cafe Bistro offers authentic and unique fusion of equal if not better quality than I've had travelling and dining in some of the countries these dishes originated. I've now been here twice and the menu was unique each time, but equally delicious. The food...More

Thank Neel J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Unique place with interesting and delicious food options. Owner is very accommodating and friendly. Reasonable prices for mouth- watering foods. Gluten free pasta, butter chicken, fancy ice tea-- all delicious!

Thank heatbeat
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Another visit and another happy experience. Again had to try something different. Food is very inventive and quite tasty. Service is fine and price is about right.

Thank Local-traveller63
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We tried this lovely little spot for lunch before going to the theatre which is conveniently located just across the street. We were delighted. We were welcomed by the very friendly owner and were offered the best table in the house. The menu is very...More

Thank jcc00k
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This restaurant is an extremely cool place to visit. Atmosphere is eclectic: there are interesting sayings all over the walls. The food is really good. The owner takes great care in all aspects of preparing the food. The only drawback of such an eclectic place...More

Thank InderB123
Reviewed 18 July 2017

It was definitely an eclectic experience. But fun, excellent food and service!! The menu literally covered one complete wall on chalkboard. Great, diverse menu!! Chef came out and visited and made suggestions. All individually prepared. No commercial advertising, only through Trip Adviser. I would strongly...More

Thank wandlaharvey
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday Night with friends for dinner. Place was empty which made us wonder if it would be any good, since it was our first time there. 4 of us Sat on the patio and to our surprise it was an amazing experience...More

Thank s_medeiros80
Reviewed 20 June 2017

When you go, take 5 minutes to get to know a bit about the owner. You will be amazed. You will understand why the food is so incredibly delicious. You will appreciate the atmosphere this place offers. You will return. Its that good. :)

Thank robbiebiker
Reviewed 11 June 2017

One of the great finds in Cambridge. Staff and owner are eclectic and very professional as well as attentive. The food combined with the superb selection challenged an aged, but experienced traveller's pallet. I would place 'The Wired Up Pugs' on the top rung of...More

Thank John-Paul Jarvi... J
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Kirk O | Reviewed this property |
Pictures of pugs on the wall. None on the menu thankfully.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-624-1849
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Check out the rich history of our lovely cottage!!!• From the earliest records procured from City hall, Cambridge, our cottage was allocated as a property in 1851.• From 1867 through 1862, Grand Ave S used to be West Main Street South. The owner of our cottage was Andrew Scott,who lived here with the first Lady of our cottage, Shiela and their lovely family.• From 1912 through 1920, we were 93, West Main South, East side and Jos Donaldson resided here with his lovelyfamily.• From 1920 through 1926, we were given our current street name, 93 Grand Ave S and Jos Donaldson still owned thecottage until 1938.• From 1938 through 1987, the cottage was owned by different owners F.J Sheppard, V. Cochrane, F. Jarvis, W. Dunn, C.Jarvis, J. Somerville and Vancont.• From 1991 through 2006, the cottage was owned by Law Photography Studio. From 2008 through 2012, the cottagewas owned by O'Keefe Cottage.And from 2012 to present-day, the cottage has been named as 'The Wired Up Pugs' Cafe-Bistro. Come meet the owners Vidushee and our innovative chef Amit!You will have a great experience with us and the food so good it will keep you coming back for more again andagain.....Come and relive the cottage and have a relaxing time right at the Grand river.Cheers!The Wired Up Pugs Team!
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