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39 Carden Street

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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About
39 Carden Street is a bistro in the heart of Downtown Guelph. Our menu features an inspired cuisine, with a modern twist, prepared fresh daily using the finest local ingredients. We showcase snack, weekend brunch, lunch and dinner items on our unique menu. 39 Carden Street is the perfect venue for any occasion.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Contemporary, Fusion
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews brunch oysters brussel sprouts salad creme brûlée burger duck confit sandwiches changing menu an amazing dinner french bistro couple weeks heart of downtown cooked to perfection service was great wonderful atmosphere chalkboard
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Reviewed 1 week ago

39 Carden Street is a very atmospheric restaurant where you feel you have walked into someones farmhouse kitchen. The dining area is quite large but you never feel overwhelmed. We went for a brunch but the menu was quite extensive and very well priced for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AndrewGraydon
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch and ordered from the new brunch menu. The “KFC” chicken sandwich was one of the best sandwiches I’ve ever had. Awesome flavours and tasted fresh. Different from the run of the mill brunch spot. Will go back for sure!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lm4220
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Loved the Eggs Benedict (had mine with bacon). Delicious and very impressive presentation. Always a great spot for brunch in Guelph

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank leozian
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Get the fried eggplant with burnt honey! So good we ordered it twice. Thanks Carden for an amazing dinner!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank purpleelephant319
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is one we will go back to for sure. The menu is limited to only a few items but every item sounded amazing, I had an absolutely wonderful Croque Madame. It is a bit small, so reservation is probably good idea. Service was good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank William C
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We went here for a family celebration and the service was great, they accommodated our group including our Labrador Retriever in the patio. While we were there late in the afternoon, the food was good and the service was cheerful.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 72WorldView
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here with friends Lighting so dark almost impossible to see what was on the plate Food mediocre to say the least Chicken and rice dish dry tasteless and basically boring to the eye and taste No after dinner liqueurs and range of desserts...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alw59
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I love this 30 Carden! The food is creative, delicious, and healthy. The atmosphere is incredible and the service is always steps ahead of us. A must visit spot it Guelph....and once you go you will return many times!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Royal_Travellers
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful meal. We sat on the street seats and thoroughly enjoyed the people watching. Our meal was wonderful and service was excellent. Only negative is they don’t keep their wine in a cooler. Our $75 bottle of wine was room temperature. And in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

No air conditioning, very hot,sauna like Meal the menus looks good the way it is written - nothing special

Date of visit: August 2018
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