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Tim Hortons

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Downtown Kingston
Cafe, Fast food, Canadian
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285 Ontario Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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Ontario Canada
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I can't think of a worse Timmy's. Bare bones takeout now, no seating, no nothing. Servers pleasant enough but poorly trained and not familiar with the types of coffees and sandwiches. Napkin box empty, no condiments, long line ups. They have the market cornered with this well placed location; I'm sure profits are up as service is down. Give us... More 

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Thank Astrid2000
Naples, Florida
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402 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

They say when in Canada try Tom Horton's coffee. Well, I did and am not overly impress. I had a cup of the Original blend. I thought is was on par with other premium chain coffee shops. I'm not saying, the coffee is not good just that it doesn't stand out against the others. The same. On the other hand... More 

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Thank HenryChin
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92 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

The location is ideal, right downtown, in front of the KROC centre. They used to have a nice seating area but the renovated and now you pretty much only have the drive thru the sitting area is so small. But the quality of beverages and eats is the same as all Timmy.

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Thank AllanBeautifulPlace
Toronto, Canada
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103 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We visited Kingston two years ago and appreciated having Tim's in the heart of downtown, especially since there were few "fast food" options. Very disappointed to see that it is not a sitdown restaurant now. Staff very disorganized and not helpful

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Thank Jeff R
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

A place I recently had breakfast on a regular basis during a 2 week visit to Canada. On the mornings I went, I, and several other Brits arrived generally around 5am and order breakfast and a take away lunch. Each time we were served quickly by vwery friendly staff. Highly recommneded for anyone wanting a fast-food breakfast.

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Thank Richard-S1734
Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Typical Tim Hortons store but with more room. Was quite shocked that the washroom needed a code to unlock.

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Thank QiaoRan L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

So this particular Timmies is closed for renovations right now, but I was looking online to see when it would open again simply because this is my favourite location! It's a block away from my work and the staff is WONDERFUL!!! There's one particular woman there who is so happy whenever I come in. You can really tell that she... More 

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Thank Olivia G
Kingston, Canada
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77 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Out of all the Tim Hortons in Kingston, this was always the dirtiest one with the worst staff. They generally had trouble ever getting my order correct. The parking is insufficient and difficult to enter and exit due to the busy traffic. The good news is that they have been closed for a couple of months renovating the place, so... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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72 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

Love the coffee and muffins of Tim Hortons....the service is very good and the staff is very friendly and efficient....even the sandwiches are tasty and filling

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Thank Irin L
St. Catharines, Canada
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

All good as usual. The folks on the downtown location were excellent, quality service and located close to the waterfront.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Ontario Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston

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