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Dominion Hotel Pub

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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
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113 Main St., Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
+1 705-286-6954
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Toronto, Canada
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Not outstanding, but ok pub food and beer on their new outdoor terrace. Live music to boot! Nice place to relax on a hot summer day.

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Thank Bucky48
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

we enjoyed our stay here, was clean, friendly staff. would not recommend for a long stay. very busy little town.

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Thank Sandy M
Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Attractive building constructed 2 years before confederation. The service was acceptable and the food was o.k but overpriced in my view. A loud group of football spectators was a bit distracting.

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Thank Brian S
Mississauga
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Enjoyed a tasty fish dinner on Fish Fry night. Friendly atmosphere and quick service. Easy access on Minden's main street.

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Thank GWL_13
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96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stopped here after a camping weekend with the guys. Good selection of interesting beers and some typical pub fare that is done well, plus some fun stuff like a list of interesting gourmet dogs and burgers. Everyone enjoyed their meal. I had good quesadillas and a couple of guys got the 2 piece fish and chips, which was a... More 

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Thank IR8U
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Took the scenic route back from up north and stopped by for lunch. Good location by the river, huge menu and good service. The beer they have specially brewed for them was quite nice!

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Thank Matt S
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stopped to grab a quick bite here. The staff were great and the food was very good. We would definitely stop by again

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Thank Bernadette H
Toronto, Ontario
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Trivia night last year was great, we went a couple of times and it was packed both times. No idea why they don't have it this year, bad move in my opinion. Would have gone and spent money, now we'll go somewhere else.

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Thank zaphod8
Halifax, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Food was fine, atmosphere was fine etc. but sooooooo slow with service and arrival of food. If you're hungry do not go here.

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Thank Blair S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Good beer list but after that ... Maybe it's a good place to go for music? The food is nothing to get excited about. Pretty sure their burgers come frozen from a box. Other typical pub fare but none of the dishes the four of us ordered were memorable. The atmosphere is neat - it's a very old hotel but... More 

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Thank Stephen S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Main St., Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Minden
  • Phone Number: +1 705-286-6954
Description
The Dominion Hotel has been the "Hot Spot" in downtown Minden since it first started providing food, drink and accommodation in 1865. Newly renovated, this establishment is the oldest operating business in Minden and the oldest standing commercial building. Whether you're looking for a healthy pub lunch, a cold drink on the Tiki Bar patio, or a quiet dinner in the dining room, the Dominion Hotel is known for fresh, healthy, homestyle cooking. The Dominion Hotel is the home of the best handmade burgers in the county. The fresh cut fries are extremely popular and the liver and onions are famous.

Accommodations at the Dominion Hotel are luxurious and quiet. Each suite has flat screen TVs with DVD players, wireless internet and the most comfortable beds in the business. Organic cotton towels, Egyptian cotton sheets and non allergic pillows and duvets will help ensure a relaxing stay.

Family Friendly, great food, fun times - that's the Dominion Hotel in a nutshell. Off street parking available. Drop in and check your email. We're an internet hotspot.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?