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The Works

$$ - $$$, American,
298 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B5, Canada
+1 613-547-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (104 reviews)
“cut chips” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
298 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If burgers are your thing you MUST eat here. Always great service we always have fun, we always leave VERY happy. I am possibly addicted to this place by far the best burger around there is NO topping you could want for that they don't...More

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's our fault for not reading the rather fine print that spelled out the prices. But in our defense, who would have thought that 2 rather ordinary burgers with 2 rather ordinary fries and 2 drinks (okay, alcoholic, but still) would be $50? Minus the...More

Thank sharonandmatt2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a cold beer and a great burger. Service was good and music was good and right loudness. Second visit and will be back.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We were looking for a safe Gluten Free basic meal on a lovely night. We had been told by a Celiac friend that The Works was good. They understood and were GF aware. I had a burg with a GF bun and salad, it was...More

Thank brianweir
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The dinner salad was better than the burger and the side of poutine, but there sure was a lot of choices, so maybe I just picked the wrong thing. The waiter could not have been nicer, and we enjoyed ourselves. I was very hungry and...More

Thank SampleASample
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a Friday night and were able to get patio seating which was nice. The staff were very attentive. The food was great, huge portions and the drinks were great. Would go back for sure.

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to enjoy a Friday night on a patio and have a burger. Thought we'd give The Works a try. After waiting quite a while to be seated I asked a waitress if we could help ourselves to a table outside....More

Thank Regina P
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

After standing in the sun for four hours, our family of four stopped in a The Works for some shakes and burgers. There was no wait and we were able to get seats right at the windows open onto Princess St. Our server was friendly...More

Thank mccormack_md
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We went in May 2017 with about 25 students and staff from Ottawa. The service was great and the meal was very enjoyable. The fries were delicious and so were the burgers. The vegetarian options were good. The servers were patient with the students. They...More

Thank SGCGLP
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were a large family group with a variety of requirements. There are some vegan options, including a vegan bagel for the vegan patty, or you can eat it on the Weeds salad. Vegan salad dressings too. And of course, lots for the omnivores.

Thank Christstef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 298 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-547-6000
  • E-mail
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