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Kelly's Restaurant

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7896 Hwy 37, Tweed, Ontario K0K 3J0, Canada
+1 613-478-2113
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Whitby, Canada
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you're in Tweed or just driving by on highway 7 it's a short drive to Kelly's and well worth it. Had a burger plate with an ice cold brew on the patio! Excellent food.

1 Thank Santiago_Sunbum
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend the fish and chips or the chicken fajita wrap! You also can't go wrong with a side salad. Delicious food, worth the drive from Ottawa.

1 Thank Kyle S
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This place definitely has some character. When you walk in there are all sorts of interesting memorabilia on the walls. It isn't a very big place so I would advise at going just before the dinner rush to ensure that you get table. The food was good as most people have stated. It's your typical American menu and a few... More 

1 Thank mrtonycorleone
Bancroft, Canada
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

First time stopping there. Took my husband out for his birthday he wanted to try Kelly's .Phoned at last min for reservation and got it. When we got there the staff was very pleasant.my husband had their special which was classic onion soup and breaded veal cutlet and I had a Caesar salad with a homemade oil dressing which was... More 

1 Thank Jean T
Waterloo, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The food was pretty good, and the service was friendly. It's a little stuffy door wise, kind of an old people joint. Which is fine in cottage country I suppose. Try to sit outside and it won't matter.

Thank CMaxOW
Ontario, Canada
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201 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We got lucky to squeeze in to a packed restaurant before they started turning people away. The service was friendly but slow because it was so busy. The food was certainly worth the wait. The decor and atmosphere are definitely representative of why this place is so popular.

1 Thank CarbonLilies
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Although it had a predictable menu the surprise was several gluten free options. The BEST GF burger! However the wine options could use some expansion. NOT Ontario's finest.

1 Thank Kathleen M
Guelph, Canada
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43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped in during our road trip from Ottawa, based on other reviews. We were not discounted. We both had the special which was a club sandwich with fries. Made on really thick homemade bread, piled with real roasted turkey, thick sliced ham and lots of bacon....it was an A+ club sandwich. Fresh cut fries on the side,... More 

1 Thank Julie B
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Old school hospitality. Lovely, intimate spot for special lunches and dinners... or just treating yourself daily. Very friendly folks, with hearty, home-style food. You'll like it. My Mom, who's 83 and very old school European, and very picky about where she eats, really enjoyed it... I took her here for New Year's Eve dinner, and it was memorable. Thanks Kelly's!

1 Thank SeaAndSky711
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Came to this restaurant based on Trip Advisor reviews. The restaurant is a little too dark for my taste, the lighting was inhibited by all wood walls and wood ceiling. Decor was nice with a collection of antiques. There is a deck which you can chose to sit on as well. Food was of higher end lunch prices. For instance,... More 

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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
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7896 Hwy 37, Tweed, Ontario K0K 3J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Tweed
  • Phone Number: +1 613-478-2113

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