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The Whistling Duck

75 Harbor Street | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Harbor Street | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Was in Brighton for the day and dined with a group of 10. We were there during peak dinner hour so the restaurant was busy. We waited almost 30 minutes to order and an hour for our food so we weren't too happy, until the...More

1  Thank Corey C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a recent Friday night to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We knew that the restaurant had changed hands and we were told it was very good. We both had a wonderful new York strip steak, I opted for the one with the peppercorn...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food here is really great! They changed owners/name recently but the menu remained the same just cooked much tastier! Their patio has beautiful views and staff are very friendly! It's our new "go to" in Brighton!

Thank Nicole4Sandals
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a snack by the boat launch- very relaxing and service was efficient and fast. The view was fantastic. The menu good. Waiter was friendly and helpful. The place was not busy at the time, so we could relax with peace and quiet.

Thank andywtsang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered 2 appetizers, 1 plate of fries and 2 kids meals and it took over 50 minutes to receive it. When i expressed my frustration for the delay, the owner came over but didn't apologized but made lots of excuses for why it took so...More

2  Thank ingajacks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there A ug 21 this is new owners and food and service was great would go back again and if in the area give it a try even had entertainment

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a very relaxing lunch at this restaurant. The view is fabulous, right on the bay and in view of the marina You can sit inside or out. Extensive menu and good bar selection. Service was good even though it was busy that day. Had...More

Thank Holly154981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Expansive patio on the harbour. Good for families, friends and couples. I had chicken quesadilla, stuffed with flavourful veggies - very good. Local beer available. Wait staff has to walk a long distance to reach all customers. Slow kitchen. Wait staff very pleasant and attentive.

Thank Janice E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here with a friend and I had the special......chicken with melted cheese, mushrooms and onions on a panini...... with salad. It was so good........The restaurant was very busy for a Friday lunch but the service was prompt without being pushy. The staff are very...More

Thank jeanandbillgardner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service and atmosphere were terrific. Chicken and Brie sandwich were very good. My side salad appeared to be no more than a salad mix that can be purchased at any supermarket. Several wilted leaves and some that were starting to yellow were in my salad....More

Thank Reba R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Harbor Street | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: 613-475-4142
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