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Gus's Family Restaurant

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American, Greek, Canadian, Diner
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166 Main St, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
+1 613-476-6900
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Picton, Canada
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115 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

All of your standard menu items in Canada. A busy place for breakfast and lunch. Booths out front ...tables in the rear room. Prices are typical. Quality and quantity is typical. Service is fast and friendly. Moderately accessible to wheelchairs.

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Thank ferdfish
Deep River
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I had two meals this time, a supper and a breakfast. Both were typically good quality meals at reasonable prices. This family restaurant is always busy, filled with the locals, and the friendly waitresses clearly enjoy their jobs. Check out the many humorous restaurant-related cartoons on the wall.

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Thank Allan S
Oshawa, Canada
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Came for breakfast, service was fast, food was as expected and exactly what we were looking for - taste great, not pretentious. Will return!

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Thank Mohitto H
Toronto, Canada
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

It 's a no nonsense diner, place your order but once you are sitting there, reading the very funny sayings on the signs or getting a little bit of local gossip or a big smile from the waitress or a peek of Gus in the kitchen, you see it's a really nice place. Food was good.

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Thank FionaMacRae
Ottawa, Canada
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

As other reviewers have said this is a throwback restaurant. Really old chairs, booths, and decor. The breakfast wasn't terrible but I kept wishing we'd gone to Timmies instead. The prices are high for what you are getting.

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Thank bruceb180
Kingston, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you're in the mood for a down home meal or just want to catch the flavour of the local yokels stop by and order anything on the menu . You won't be disappointed. Our favourite has been the oven-baked lasagna with lots of cheese and delicious sauce layered over well cooked noodles and meat. There's no room for dessert... More 

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Thank LHay48
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here one day. Waitress was abrupt - couldn't blame her as the place was packed and she was only one serving. Coffee was decent, but food was swimming in grease. I joked to my husband as we left "I'm gonna pay for that" and sure enough was up all night ill. Would only recommend it if you ve... More 

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Thank tlw1037
Varennes, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

nice place downton Picton and well patronized, fast service and good food. maybe short on staff when full

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Thank Claude L
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We were trying to get in to "The Harbour" for breakfast but it was a half hour wait so we went up the hill to Gus' s. We had a great traditional breakfast. Big portions and bottomless coffee!Gus is Greek so have a Greek plate if you go for diner. Not a fancy decor but good food.

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Thank Marty L
Brighton, Canada
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131 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

My wife and I were looking for a place to have lunch and we wondered into Gus's. It was an older restaurant. They had quite a few things on the menu including all day breakfast. I ordered a cheeseburger and my wife ordered a toasted western. My wife said that the western was average . The cheeseburger was not that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Greek, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Main St, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Prince Edward County  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +1 613-476-6900

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