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Gillis Drive In

5207 AA MacDonald Highway, Montague, Prince Edward Island C0A 1R0, Canada
+1 902-838-2031
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Canadian
5207 AA MacDonald Highway, Montague, Prince Edward Island C0A 1R0, Canada
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

During the age of rock 'n' roll and later for those of who didn't want to let go , Gillis on a Friday night in the summer was the place to be with your classic car. you could sit and have the waitresses ,on rollerskates...More

Thank betsy264
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

What a step back in time. If you are looking for good old fashion, hot food, good food, good vibes. Friendly staff and feeling full when done. Head on down to Gillis Drive in

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

There aren't any waitresses on roller skates but nonetheless they do deliver food right to your car window. Keep your headlights on or your flashers and they know you want service. Good cheap eats. Decent burger and fries. Not much for ambiance.

Thank vitaminsea2016
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We found this place while out for a drive. It looked like a place out of the 50s with car hops and everything. The menu is your typically fast food type but it was very good. I loved the deep fried dill pickles and the...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We tried this restaurant for the first time this past weekend. We were driving by and we were hungry so we decided to give it a try. Also, we were with our dog on a hot day so we needed a place with picnic tables...More

Thank sometimestraveler16
Reviewed 18 March 2016

First, the staff is very nice and for a drive-in experience it is good. Car and motorcycle cruisers or touring groups like it here due to the ease of driving in from the main road and the car hop service. The fish and chips I...More

Thank russpei
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The menu will take you back to the 70's ... nothing special and a bit pricy. The experience of staying in your vehicle and having the food brought to you will either take you back in time or be a one of a kind experience....More

Thank ConnieSomers
Reviewed 2 September 2015

While I'm all for supporting local businesses; I don't eat at Gillis' too often as most of the menu is deep fried and I try to stay away from that, as tasty as it is! I think there is a salad plate you can get...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Ordered the club platter which was 6.79 on the menu added gravy on the fries. When I went to have a seat while waiting for my meal there was one family in the seating area and maybe 6 cars in the lot. The floor was...More

1  Thank liveslocal
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Gillis is a blast from the past. Just like the old drive in spots you turn on your four way flashers for service at your car door. The menu is painted on the side of the building and includes all the regular burger fair. A...More

Thank PEILynn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5207 AA MacDonald Highway, Montague, Prince Edward Island C0A 1R0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Montague
  • Phone Number: +1 902-838-2031
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