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Lucy Maud Dining Room

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4 Sydney St | 4 Sydney Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1E9, Canada
+1 902-894-6808
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
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23:30 - 13:00
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Stratford, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started out with cooked and raw oysters. Beautiful. Then to the steak which was perfect. My wife had the scallops which I had to try as well :) Finished with Creme Brulee cheesecake and coffee. Wait staff were super attentive, however there were some who didn't know the ingredients in some of the dishes when questioned about allergies etc. This... More 

Thank Gordon W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This culinary school knows how to teach their students! from the great service to the delicious food! You won't be disappointed!!

Thank karenwM6173WS
Winnipeg, Canada
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you come to Charlottetown, but, do not dine here... you have missed out! The views are great, the food is incredible, the staff are wonderful. Chef Hans and his students certainly know how to put a spread together so you leave extremely satisfied. Any special dietary requests, call ahead to advise to have a special creation made for you.

Thank MateoTony
Pickering, Canada
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175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I could not find a place to review The Culinary Inst Dinning so I am inserting it here because it is the same location. I go to PEI once a year and I have to say I have not been thrilled with the food there. I decided with my associates to try the dinning room at The Culinary Inst. I... More 

Thank Tempoman
Brossard, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Well, it's a F&B institute....so did not have our bar standards that high but yet website indicated otherwise and even with that, we were not impressed by the food at all. Servicewise, waiters were into their 1st year so no need to be picky but with cooks on their 2nd years, we were hoping to get a way better quality.... More 

1 Thank Danielouvet
Sara U, Public Relations Manager at Lucy Maud Dining Room, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We're sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations. Sometimes we experience learning curves when we first open our doors in the start of a new school year, so we appreciate all comments, both positive and negative. From our investigations, we discovered that your student server believed you were “providing feedback”... More 

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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is an elegant dining room. We tried the signature cocktails (Purple Rain was too good) and had a memorable meal of autumn soups, tartare, tenderloin, duck and desserts. Great dipping sauces for the freshly baked rolls.

1 Thank AuntieAnna
Charlottetown, Canada
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233 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an excellent teaching institution with great facilities. The food is top quality, and the view is magnificent!

Thank colleens941
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good variety on menu, most f the food was excellent. But it's a bit pricey.went with small child and they were accomadating

1 Thank music-soul
Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Our compliments to the chef and the students. Very professional. The Amuse Bouche plus the lamb and the duck entrees were fabulous. The waterfront view and food presentation made it an awesome culinary experience not to be missed.

1 Thank RichardHarry
Amherst, New York
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69 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Lucy Maud dining room is in a school - the Culinary Institute of Canada. So the immediate entrance - looks like a school - but once inside the dining room - everything changes. The view is spectacular and the food and service are first rate. Especially the baked oyster appetizer.

Thank George S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
23:30 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Sydney St | 4 Sydney Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-894-6808
The Lucy Maud Dining Room is the training restaurant for The Culinary Institute of Canada. Our students, under the guidance of world class chef instructors, prepare extraordinary culinary creations using the very best the fields and waters of PEI have to offer.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?