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Cork Restaurant

$$ - $$$, International,
146 Metcalfe St, Elora, Centre Wellington, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
+1 519-846-8880
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Canadian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
146 Metcalfe St, Elora, Centre Wellington, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hostess at our B and B recommended the Cork when we asked last evening for a quiet place with good food. The menu is not extensive but there were several items that we were each interested in having. I had the Thai tomato soup...More

Thank Allen S
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you (and your B&B hostess) for the great review. We make everything in house (and most to order) so we can offer excellent food made creatively. We are also able to work with most dietary restrictions. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the halibut presentation was beautiful service was great food was tasteless and over priced due to how bad the food was my friend had steak it was chewy and did not melt in your mouth total disappointment and the bill for this was over...More

1  Thank Jeager
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I had a fabulous lunch here this past weekend. I had ordered the tuna and it was so tender and fresh and my sister ordered the shrimp tacos. Both meals were really good. Portions are generous, the one wait staff member on...More

Thank Judy G
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. Isn't Tara, your server, amazing. She loves what she does and it comes across to our guests. That coupled with excellent chefs means we can offer our guests great food, atmosphere and service. Thank you for recommending Cork to...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Hasn't been to their tapis for awhile. Well, it was delicious. All plates looked and tasted amazing. Service was spot on. We had just enough time between plates, but not too much. Catharine (sp?) Our main server was delightful. Young, but poised. Had to take...More

Thank Goochimom
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for your great review. We appreciate people taking the time to tell us when we do things well. Our whole staff enjoy Tapas night - the chefs have a chance to try new things. Sometimes those things end up on our regular menu....More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We decided on a night out when a friend was part of a new Art Photography Exhibition in Elora.The location, the Elora Brewing Company was already all reserved, and had less stellar reviews than Cork Restaurant, right across the street. We arrived on time and...More

1  Thank Gerry S
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Oh MY!! This is not the type of review we are used to getting and I apologize that your dinner was disappointing. I am even more sorry that you did not tell us you were unhappy with your food while you were at Cork. Unfortunately,...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here.. what a really nice friendly restaurant! They have an excellent menu.. and the food is delicious! The server was friendly and very attentive! Will go back for sure ..

Thank David M
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. We love what we do, providing great food and great service in a friendly, warm, atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 March 2018

When I saw the menu prices I expected to receive small portions displayed beautifully. We received large portions displayed very well. We had caesar salads along with the smoked pork chop and venison steak dinners and it was all delicious. Definitely not your run of...More

Thank Joemom2015
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We describe ourselves as "Casual Fine Dining" - excellent food and service, but we try to be welcoming so no one ever feels they are "out of place". Thank you for taking the time to write the review and...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

My friend and I were out for a Saturday drive in the countryside and we stopped here for lunch. It was our first time at this restaurant. We were both pleased with the decor, the service and the wonderful food. My friend had the beef...More

Thank KitchenerJimmy
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

We are so glad that your country drive brought you to Cork and that you were both thrilled with the experience. Fish and Chips were the lunch feature that day. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 February 2018

We dropped in for lunch today and found this gem to be amazing. The food and service was perfect. Very friendly place to go not to mention the craft beer on tap.

Thank Tony M
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so happy that you were so pleasantly surprised and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

The staff was very efficient & friendly. Beautiful atmosphere. But disappointed in the food. I had the the Seafood Chowder and the Swordfish special. Both dishes were just warm when served and they were sent back. Both broths for the dishes were a bit bland....More

Thank Ronda T
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

I am very sorry that we were not able to make you happy with your meal at Cork. You were with a large group (20 people) and the rest of your party was very happy with the swordfish and the soup. I am glad that...More

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Mae M
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so thanks
19 April 2017|
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Response from Barb A | Reviewed this property |
It's best to check their website and call ahead if you've concerns regarding allergies, however they are very accommodating and very helpful, so I'm sure you'll be able to find suitable meal choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Metcalfe St, Elora, Centre Wellington, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Centre Wellington  >  Elora
  • Phone Number: +1 519-846-8880
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Announcing the fresh flair of Cork, Elora's new restaurant that's certain to be your new favourite. Owners Trella and Stephanie welcome you with a creative menu and friendly atmosphere. Expect fine flavours, relaxed comfort, and warm memories from Cork. Fabulous Wines, Craft Beer and Spirits.
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