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Saint Dave's Diner

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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2925 Highway 35, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 4R4, Canada
+1 705-328-9411
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06:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 14:00
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Lindsay, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited yesterday with my mom. Their daily "hash" is interesting. Noticed ample portions going to tables. Very satisfying.

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Thank emjhiker
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. So glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Milton, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Dave's Famous Diner remains the best Restaurant in Lindsay Ont Open 06:30 to 2pm only weekdays and 8 till 2 other times Excellent menu Fast / zfriendly service Homemade soups & lunch specials such as pot pies Excellent every to you go and always glad to see you@

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Thank casey7125
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! Always very glad to see you! More 

Montreal, Canada
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78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are looking for a great breakfast place and you are in Lindsay Ontario or surroundings, this is the place. This is number one for great breakfasts and great service! On this last visit, we tried "the Big Ham" breakfast and it was just as described...a whopping big piece (pieces) of ham off the leg bone...delicious! This comes with... More 

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1 Thank KuddlyKitten
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful recommendation! We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Lindsay, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Diner where you can get a delcious meal at a decent price. They have a variety of choices for the allergic/conscience eater. It's always busy.. between the regulars, the church-goers and being "the place to eat" you're lucky if you can beat the rush or the 20 min wait time.

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Thank CanadianExpedition
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review - and some good advice! More 

Perth, Canada
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450 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Service was excellent. I ordered off of the senior menu and thought that when they brought my pancakes they had made a mistake. Not. Portion size was very good. Coffee was very good. Restaurant was busy. The staff were very friendly and efficient. We will return. Thank you.

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Thank PerthDarter
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Always a great breakfast place! Good atmosphere! I would highly suggest it! Always hoping and fast, it's great

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1 Thank Kirsty S
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much Kirsty! More 

Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

There would be no reason to give this restaurant anything less than 5 Stars. Good home cooked food served promptly and courteously. A friendly dinner and a pleasure to visit !

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2 Thank Fred R
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much Fred! Look forward to seeing you again. More 

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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Very popular place, judging by the lines on a Sunday morning. When we were finally seated & served, I understand why! Great variety, food was delicious, massive servings! Coffee was pretty good too! We enjoyed the trivia boxes on the tables. Staff were super-friendly. Will definitely visit next time we're in town! Oh, and thanks for the "Saint Dave's Virgin"... More 

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1 Thank heatherpat3
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks for thaking the time to write a review. So glad you enjoyed your first visit and we look forward to seeing you again! More 

Kawartha Lakes, Canada
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261 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Five of us stopped in for breakfast after Church on Sunday. We were warmly greeted, and seated in Dave's "new" establishment.... it's spacious, and bright. The Breakfast Specials are a sure-fire success, and I enjoyed mine tremendously. Others at our table loved their breakfasts, too. Our Server was Karina, and she was friendly, fast, and helpful, and was super-good at... More 

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Thank John R
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review John! We are blessed to have Karina and a group of great servers. Glad you like the new space. We looked forward to seeing you again and again. ! More 

Lindsay, Ontario
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136 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Thank you Dave and Mariska for offering your family restaurant for our cousins, aunts and uncles lunches. Fourteen of us gathered in October, on a busy Saturday, for lunch. It did not rattle your staff at all, and we were allowed lots of time to visit, our food was excellent, and the waitresses very attentive, making sure we had lots... More 

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Thank debit7
SuperShopper62, Owner at Saint Dave's Diner, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It's always a pleasure to see you and we thank you and your family for choosing St. Dave's! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2925 Highway 35, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 4R4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kawartha Lakes  >  Lindsay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-328-9411

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