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shakespeare arms

) #14 of 308 Restaurants in Guelph $$ - $$$ , British,
harvard st, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-767-6003
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“wings” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
harvard st, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely pub like atmosphere with a British flavour to the menu. The steak and kidney pie is a fine thing. Nice assortment of beers and a friendly ambiance. The flat bread is lovely . The price is good and you won't leave hungry!

Thank audreydineenastr2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here a couple of weeks ago. There were three of us on our way back from Elora. We have been to the Pub a couple of times over the years. My husband and I ordered the wings and they were great. Our friend...More

1  Thank Betty H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Shakes has fairly average food and décor/culture. You can count on getting consistently decent food. No concerns about eating here. Decent bar selection.

Thank 881kristinm
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nice place for ; lunch, dinner, drink coffe or beer. There are a lot of beer selections and the food menu is decent. Very nice atmospher, kind and helpfull staff.

Thank Bora A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This was our first time here... and there were 2 teenagers, 2 middle-agers and one senior in our group and we all enjoyed ourselves! The service was great and the food was delicious (I had the Chicken Yorkie and it was so good!!). We will...More

Thank Vintage2009
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Food is great. Waitresses are friendly. Food comes out hot without a lot of waiting and the beer is cold never been disappointed .

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Shakespeare's terrasse and had lunch. Food was not that great for the price but salad was ok. If I would go back? No for food but yes for a drink.

Thank Mickey K
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd visit to this establishment. Never been disappointed- other than the slow service which doesn't possess very good knowledge of the menu. The stuffed Yorkie it's always delicious, The lasagna is huge and wraps are always very nice as well. The triple...More

Thank 3Linda3
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A lovely interior and great beer list and typical dishes. It might be useful to sort out where the noisy drinkers are and eat in a different area. Not cheap but grub is oak.

Thank NICHOLASVancouverBc
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A proper local pub with affordable food, good selection of beers and lovely staff. Became my local when stopping in Guelph for a few months as always a friendly face

Thank nickafowles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: harvard st, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-767-6003
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