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Arbor Restaurant

Fast food, Canadian, American
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101 Main St, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-583-0611
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Welland, Canada
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family (Moro) had a cottage on Hastings drive since the 50's. On our travels to the cottage we would stop at the Arbor for a footlong, fries and golden glow. I continued the tradition with my family, it is a must stop on your way through Port Dover.

Thank mike102165
Port Dover, Canada
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359 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Definitely over-rated so I am not sure why people line up to buy their dogs. The hot dog is not grilled, more liked boiled or something, tastes like grocery-bought hot dogs, and the condiments are scattered all over the place. I won't go back again.

Thank KathleenR_28
Guelph, Canada
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

If you're in the area and its summer time, you gotta eat here! The footlong dog is amazing and I get one whenever I'm there. I can't comment on the rest of their menu because this is all I eat there, and I'm sure anyone would tell you the same. Come hungry because one foot of hot dog and delicious... More 

Thank Olivia G
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

You can't go to Port Dover without stopping for a Arbor footlong hotdog. They the best by far with all the tops you want. Mmmm

Thank Mikmouse7
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Family favorite. Hot dogs are amazing. Fries are good and glow is fantastic make sure you also try their ice cream. You won't get amazing service but the food is worth it

Thank Jason R
Paris, Canada
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

the arbour has been in port Dover for as long as i can remember. i went there with my mother and always had a hot dog and golden glow drink and we would [and still do], walk to the pier and watch the birds, boats and people. a variety of fresh toppings.

Thank djdexchange
Hamilton, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you want an easy going meal with great food and at reasonable pricing. This is it. Old time fries.

Thank Ed R
Brantford, Canada
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The Arbor is 95 years old and somethings never change ! Wiener Never tastes like it was cooked ... Bun is cool, condiments have trapped flys buzzing Around under the Lids... French fries are tasty and they were hot ...large were 4.75.. Quick stop , it trades on its name !

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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

No one visiting Port Dover for a day or a week can leave the community without having an "Arbor Dog". I have been eating those delicious hot dogs since I vacationed in Dover as a kid. The place is an ICON and is NO TO BE MISSED for any reason , especially for those who enjoy the best dogs in... More 

Thank Darrell H
Toronto, Canada
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134 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I can absolute appreciate this casual yet large scale fast food take out. Their food counter is the exact size of their store front ; your orders are conveniently served on a stainless steel counter across. The kitchen and actions could be all seen via each open windows. Friendly and efficient.

Thank Emily K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast food, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Main St, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Norfolk County  >  Port Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 519-583-0611

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