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Wismer House

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Canadian
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705 Goderich St, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C0, Canada
+1 519-832-5565
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Meaford, Canada
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89 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

A group of us booked a Christmas dinner and we had the top floor to ourselves which was lovely. I should start my saying our waitress was an absolute lovely women but run off her feet and therefore there were was a bit of a wait. My dinner arrived warmed around the edges but with some very cold sections in... More 

Thank Kym P
Port Elgin, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great Pub to hang out and have pints and eat great wings!!! Weekend bands are great with great waitresses!!!

Thank CanadianGreat
Port Elgin, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Great local hotspot, known throughout the area and by returning tourists as The Wiz. The food is good and inexpensive, the staff and regulars are extremely friendly and in the warm months the Patio with live bands is a great place to spend the night and really enjoy your vacation away from the big city and let your hair down... More 

Thank Peter K
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Average drink prices, decent food, 2 pool tables and urban music radio playing downstairs but nothing special. Go to bar any night in port elgin definitely a younger urban crowd. The DJ upstairs has zero talent and is almost annoying how bad he is. Not amazing but best in port hands down

Thank thatguytristan
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

The atmosphere attracted us to this restaurant. The patio tables were filled up with diners enjoying Live music. After a short wait we were seated and enjoyed the summer evening and Music. We ordered the nights special (wings) and a pulled pork sandwich. The wings were fresh and hot but the Sandwich, which was supposed to be served on a... More 

Thank Marwan K
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100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This was the best meal we had in Port Elgin, largely because it exceeded our expectations. The pretzel turkey sandwich was awesome, the pizzas were delicious, the mac and cheese was very good and the nachos were also delicious. Service was friendly and attentive. We really enjoyed our lunch here. We'll definitely be back next time we're in Port Elgin.

Thank TorontoANTo
Level Contributor
40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great food, great entertainment, great drink specials. Outdoor patio. A fun gathering place for young people.

Thank Janice C
Kitchener, Canada
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Enjoyed the meal as well as the entertainment. Love live music on the patio. Prices are quite fair. Staff very friendly.

Thank Mike H
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have been to the Wismer four times in the last month twice each for dinner and lunch. Service was great and food good too! They have an interesting take on old favourites. The fish and chips are very good with an interesting coleslaw on the side and potatoes chip batter on the fish. Large portions so we easily could... More 

Thank Jane C
Ontario, Canada
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134 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Stopped on our way to Port Eglin for a late lunch on Sunday afternoon. They offered a special of hamburgers and bloody caesars - who could resist! There was a very good blues band playing songs by Ray Charles, the weather was perfect, and the prices were affordable. Definitely will return.

Thank robert3360

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Goderich St, Port Elgin, Ontario N0H 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Port Elgin
  • Phone Number: +1 519-832-5565

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