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The Maids' Cottage

223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
+1 905-954-0202
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (60 reviews)
“tarts” (65 reviews)
“quiche” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 18:00All hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for brunch. Simple menu (not much variety) Everything is home made- like it's out of a country kitchen. For scratch cinnamon toast as a starter Mmmm. Small & cutie for friends or families. Call ahead for a table.

Thank Hira K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just drop by to have a coffee and buttertarts with a friend .Nice cottagy look and by far best buttertarts ever.

Thank Claudine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can't help but have a good experience here. The atmosphere, the friendly kibbutzy staff, the DELICIOUS homemade reasonably priced food and the award winning sinfully good buttertarts. Love this place!

Thank Sherry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for my mom's birthday: The mac and cheese : the cheese has nice creamy texture, and the pasta is always done al dente The shepherd's pie: the meat was done almost gravy like with a lot of effort being done on what was...More

Thank samuel19844
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, good prices, and butter tarts to die for! Very popular with the locals (always a good sign). Nice environment.

Thank H4919BCronaldw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent place to go for lunch. All food is homemade. Desserts are amazing- butter tarts galore and other desserts. This place ha won awards for their butter tarts. It is always busy!

Thank Seasons81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast was amazing. Service was excellent. I loved my tea in the tea cups! I will go back. I hear their butter tarts are amazing!

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always enjoy breakfast here, but the best part it's the end when I get my coffee and my butter tart! They also have gluten free pies.

Thank SashafromtheGTA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a very popular restaurant, customers being town and area residents and visitors. Customers are mainly of the adult age group. The menu addresses the customers wants and is appropriately priced. Try the butter tarts!

Thank AIK2426
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us met for lunch at the Maids Cottage to celebrate a retirement, Between us we had the club sandwich, the egg rolls, the shepherds pie, and the quiche and salad. Everyone pronounced their meals as very good to excellent.I know my club sandwich...More

Thank LMarshall_7
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13 July 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free butter tarts, meat pies and fruit pies. yes they will take reservations
13 July 2016|
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Response from Ragu_ON | Reviewed this property |
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24 July 2015|
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Response from stick2theplan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen groups of seven in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Newmarket
  • Phone Number: +1 905-954-0202
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