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Canalside Restaurant, Inn & Kitchen Store

232 West Street | Ontario, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4E3, Canada
+1 905-834-6090
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (26 reviews)
“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
“soups” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
232 West Street | Ontario, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4E3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ambiance of dining in an old store front overlooking the Welland Canal is warm, comfortable, and friendly. The decor captures the history and character of the town. The food was excellent with an eclectic mix of dishes including seafood, beef, pork, chicken, pasta in delectable...More

Thank atstaunton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sitting on the sidewalk patio on a summer day watching the lakers and saltys go by with a cold craft beer - pretty close to heaven. A nice eclectic menu adds to the experience.

Thank RiversBiker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming and friendly staff with great and delicious fresh made food great place to eat owner is very friendly and loves to chat

Thank Ethan B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Service was great. Staff are very friendly good company Prices are reasonable . Food good choice Different menu.

Thank doug w
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice selection of local beers. We had 2 meals, one lunch and one supper. Food was mostly very good. The fries were not exceptional. The shaved beef had too much jarred garlic, but the soup was excellent. The Balsamic Asiago Mushroom Flatbread was a wonderful...More

Thank VegGardenPro
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We loved the nautical them restaurant. Really felt like we were back in Nova Scotia when we arrived to the lovely town. Thye restaruant food was great. I realy enjoyed the local beer that was served in a freighter. I also had the smoked pulled...More

Thank gochico12
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Was in the area for the weekend and stayed at the Canalside Inn and ate at the restaurant. We had the fresh Monkfish with a local peach sauce for dinner as well as a Steak. Both meals were excellent and it was great to see...More

Thank Stan S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Went with friends for Name that Tune Music Trivia! The restaurant was packed with people having a great meal and lots of fun! Amanda, our server, didn't miss a beat(pun intended) even though she was running all night!

Thank Cheryl B
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I had the the lobster pasta and it was the best pasta I’ve had I’ve been the before and every time I’ve had great service I definitely recommend going there

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 October 2017

worst meal ever. fresh perch was rock hard ,greasy ,cold and burnt. server agreed that it was not edible and said they were cooking more. why did she even bring the first plate out? second batch was no better. Change your oil!!!

3  Thank deboraleereid
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29 January 2015|
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Response from Bberrie | Reviewed this property |
Yes they serve wine and beer, if you like red, their Malbec is good. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 West Street | Ontario, Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 4E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Colborne
  • Phone Number: +1 905-834-6090
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Unique Dining experience along the Welland Canal with adjoining kitchen store. Two spacious hotel suites located above the restaurant. Daily Lunch & Dinner features, Featuring Local craft beers & Ontario Wines. Outside Patio overlooking the canal
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