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The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro

93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
+1 519-624-1849
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sea bass” (7 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
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Canadian, Cafe, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad we searched for this spot before we came to town for a wedding. Enjoyed sea bass for lunch with rice for one and gf noodles for my wife. They really try so hard to please and it was a nice change of pace....More

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Vidushee S, Chef & The Tram @ The Pugs at The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation, and since we completely depend upon word of mouth, through our patrons and guest such as yourself and are the reason that we continuously feel the drive to try to keep endeavouring in creating more...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have passed this cafe several times while travelling from Kitchener to Hamilton . We were very delighted with the atmosphere ; quaint and charming. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food was exceptional and pleasingly presented. I can definitely...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Over the years we have had many great suppers at the Wired Pugs. Have brought relatives and friends to dine with us there. Great food, but much more importantly very nice owners and staff who really enjoy talking with you. The meals are really unique...More

Thank EddieHamilton
Reviewed 10 November 2017

me and my friend have been regulars to this little cottage cafe and we had a lovely saturday brunch recently. the meals were worth value for money and the staff was very accommodating! their debit machine was not working as the construction across had caused...More

1  Thank sk8love
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stopped in to The Wired Up Pugs with friends for what we thought was just a quick bite to eat before we went to the Dunfield Theatre. Well, we were not really prepared for the amazing dining experience we were about to enjoy. Each...More

Thank Ron Z
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Food was just not very exciting. Garlic bread was just texas toast bread with garlic butter and cheese.

1  Thank Darlene C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Before our show at the Dunfield Theatre, we stopped in at The Wired up Pugs Cafe- Bistro. The atmosphere was welcoming, unique and very lovely. The staff were very attentive and accomodating. The food was beautifully presented and the flavour.. Omg! Every thing we had...More

Thank goil89
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

My husband reserved this restaurant for my birthday and the evening was fantastic!! Wired Up Pugs allowed us to book the restaurant exclusively for our party and they couldn’t have been better with providing everything we needed for the evening. The food was delicious (as...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I loved the concept, I like the people, I am intrigued by the menu, but the style of the Wired Up Pugs Bistro does *not* work for large groups. Our youth baseball team and parents booked ahead and arrived at 7:30 for dinner. We were...More

Thank Olde_biL
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food is exceptional, inventive and really fun. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. This was our second time and we'll be back again.

Thank 256dthomas
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23 September 2017|
Response from Vidushee S | Property representative |
Yes it is, also if patrons would call and tell the management then indoor provisions and timings that enable them to be pet friendly would be informed to you. Best would be, when visiting give a call and inform that coming... More
11 August 2017|
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Response from Kirk O | Reviewed this property |
Pictures of pugs on the wall. None on the menu thankfully.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Grand Ave S, Cambridge, Ontario N1S 2L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-624-1849
  • E-mail
Check out the rich history of our lovely cottage!!!• From the earliest records procured from City hall, Cambridge, our cottage was allocated as a property in 1851.• From 1867 through 1862, Grand Ave S used to be West Main Street South. The owner of our cottage was Andrew Scott,who lived here with the first Lady of our cottage, Shiela and their lovely family.• From 1912 through 1920, we were 93, West Main South, East side and Jos Donaldson resided here with his lovelyfamily.• From 1920 through 1926, we were given our current street name, 93 Grand Ave S and Jos Donaldson still owned thecottage until 1938.• From 1938 through 1987, the cottage was owned by different owners F.J Sheppard, V. Cochrane, F. Jarvis, W. Dunn, C.Jarvis, J. Somerville and Vancont.• From 1991 through 2006, the cottage was owned by Law Photography Studio. From 2008 through 2012, the cottagewas owned by O'Keefe Cottage.And from 2012 to present-day, the cottage has been named as 'The Wired Up Pugs' Cafe-Bistro. Come meet the owners Vidushee and our innovative chef Amit!You will have a great experience with us and the food so good it will keep you coming back for more again andagain.....Come and relive the cottage and have a relaxing time right at the Grand river.Cheers!The Wired Up Pugs Team!
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