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The Red Pump Inn & Restaurant

21 Main Stree North, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
+1 519-565-2576
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
23 Sep 2016
“Wonderful meal.”
17 Jul 2016
“The Best Margaritas”
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Canadian, French
21 Main Stree North, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I have enjoyed many lunches at the Red Pump and have never been disappointed and this time was no exception. Our meals were fantastic and the presentation was truly delightful. The service is always great and our server Anne is so sweet....More

Thank JCCalvert
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hesitated to dine at The Red Pump due to the many poor reviews but am glad I decided to try it anyways. First to note is this is a very nice restaurant, the dining room is clean with a great ambiance and the service...More

1  Thank TheBugGuy
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have tried this restaurant a couple of times over the last couple of years and the last 3 times the food has been inedible. We have sent our meals back all 3 times and they still were well below par. Very expensive as well....More

Thank Luanne M
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We were staying at the Little Inn of Bayfield for a few days and went here for lunch one day. They accommodated our party of 6 even though they didn't look like they were expecting anyone to walk in a couple days after Christmas in...More

Thank Maria5531
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Food was not edible Service good They Compton food as it was obviously below their standard. Been there before and it was great. Chef must have been away

Thank Rainyday2013
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went for dinner because we hadn't been in years. The good things: great ambience, amazing service and very clean place. Mixed drinks were good. The mussels were plentiful, but the toast was burnt that came with it. For a vegetarian, there...More

Thank Sally J
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This a very comfortable spot, with friendly service and great food. The wine and drinks lists are solid, too. We started with the warm shrimp cocktail and caesar salad, and for mains the steak and the salmon. All were solidly prepared and beautifully plated. To...More

Thank MaraFromToronto
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Bayfield is a lovely, short drive from Stratford and we always go for a half day trip. This year we found the ArtSee Cafe, a favorite, has gone out of business. So, we had lunch at the Red Pump Inn's restaurant and it was WONDERFUL!...More

Thank cofasheville
Reviewed 5 September 2016

just had a couple oysters and drinks and feel the tranquility of the backyard. Nice oysters and flatbread

Thank Dave O
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We have been eating lunch at the Red Pump on our trips to Batfield, since 1984. We now only go up annually and this most recent visit did not disappoint us. We had a very quiet, peaceful lunch in the back garden and were very...More

Thank WrightInnBandBOwner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, French
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Main Stree North, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Huron County  >  Bluewater  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 519-565-2576
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