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The Works

$$ - $$$
Downtown Kingston
American, Canadian, Bar, Pub
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298 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B5, Canada
+1 613-547-6000
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Kingston, Canada
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were disappointed with the lunch we had here. Drinks served from measuring cups! A long wait for burgers that were just ok. In the end, $55 for 2 burgers and fries, including tax and tip (and that was without alcohol).

Thank KingstonTravellers
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These gourmet burgers are my favourite by far. So many options to choose from and incredibly delicious!

Thank Hannah M
Toronto, Canada
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961 reviews
575 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 564 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great location and fabulous food! I was truly impressed with the awesome service from the entire team at this location. It was packed on a Monday night and the staff served everything so wonderfully. Bravo!!!

Thank FirstClass001
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I had steamrollers (grilled). The be perfectly honest I think they were over dried. They do not come even close to oven baked antojitos you can get in Montana's. Some might enjoy over sized mugs (soft drinks). I was there with a group of four folks from work and they seem to enjoy the burgers. The only thing I can... More 

Thank Alexander Y
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch today. Wow what a menu. Great atmosphere very...steam punk? Loved it anyway. Wiped out had a Greek salad that was very good. One guy had the poutine and loved it. Juicy Lucy burger stuffed with cheese looked fantastic. Other girl had son of a beech burger. Everyone left happy. Reasonably priced great service awesome food. Everything you... More 

Thank Glen Y
Kingston, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Our family's favorite place for burgers. The appies are incredible (try the Wrecking Balls - kids love them!), the burgers are done perfectly, the poutine is delicious and the atmosphere is fantastic.

Thank Aili07
Belleville, Canada
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173 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The quality of the food is very good and the service is always excellent. Quite possibly the best hamburger you can have anywhere. And the selection of toppings seems endless, fresh and lots. This is a chain hamburger joint. We have visited a number of times. We will be regulars when we visit Kingston.

Thank Gregg A
West Kelowna, Canada
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a very nice venue for family or friends to enjoy awesome burgers. The menu is well thought out and has a step by step process for building your burger. There is also a lunch menu and a kids one. The food is delicious. Service is friendly and professional. Prices are reasonable.

Thank JBLB
Kingston, Canada
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Always happy to have a burger on a gluten free bun! Very tasty. Good assortment of toppings. Pleasant & efficient service.

Thank Brenda C
Markham, Canada
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100 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

What is up with establishments like these using jars for your drinks? The prices are all weird figures. I just don't understand these types of restos.

Thank 232henryw

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Canadian, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 298 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-547-6000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?