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Friends in our Kitchen

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35 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Z4, Canada
+1 519-836-0273
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Guelph, Canada
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140 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Small place. Great food great service. Was very impressed. Home cooked feel. Everything was top quality. Recommend this place to even the pickiest of eaters.

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Thank Steve B
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Every Thursday night is date night for us since we met and we chose to visit the top 52 restaurants in Guelph this year. We only ever thought of going to FIOK for lunch, are we ever glad we came for dinner. If you want unique and creative dishes, give this restaurant a try. If you want a nice wine... More 

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Thank Brent B
Cambridge, Canada
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195 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We were enticed to this restaurant by a BOGO coupon (we always like to patronize those who help community charities!). Just a small establishment, but clean. We were greeted and seated immediately. The menu was not huge, but quite adequate. Pries were reasonable (especially with our coupon!). There were many home made items listed. In a new establishment for me,... More 

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Thank David S
Dundas Ontario
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We found this restaurant before going to a concert with little time to spare. The waitress told us immediately what we could have within our time constraint. We were seated and served even though the restaurant was quite busy. We had soup and salad with side orders of grilled shrimp. Everything was delicious and perusing the other diners plates made... More 

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Thank Sandra E
Guelph
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Family run restaurant. Spinach salad was amazing! Soup and spring roll was also delicious! Great desserts and all truly homemade, A great place for lunch downtown Guelph.

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Thank rochelle369
Orillia, Canada
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109 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

After seeing a show in Stratford, we headed to Guelph to visit with friends. A short walk from her Apt and we were at "Friends in our Kitchen". There was a large chalk board with many amazing treats listed, as well, there was a comprehensive menu. This is a bit of a fusion restaurant, with a nice mix of Eastern... More 

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Thank vee3msb
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

I've been passing this place and finally came in to try a meal! Very quaint and clean inside, very nice waitress gave me multiple seating options. I had decided looking online on the mushroom chicken.. but I almost changed my mind because there were Pickerel, and Lamb shank specials! Louis Armstrong played softly through the p.a. and patrons chatted away.... More 

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Thank MacVandal
Guelph, Canada
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249 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

If you are looking for a sandwich, salad or soup, this is a cozy place, but otherwise not worth the effort as the name would suggest. Husband and wife team, it is a small chalk board type place that tries to do some asian fusion, but does not succeed. Viet spring rolls and viet thai dishes forgettable, but salads fresh,... More 

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Puslinch, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Such a wonderful family run restaurant. Food made there! Excellent quality, good selection, very lovely little spot!

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Thank Nickey B
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

I haven't been for a little while, but every time I go, the menu is delicious and portions are good. I have only been here for lunch and their choices are healthy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Macdonell St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-836-0273

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