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Penny Whistle British Pub


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Indian, Bar, British, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations

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Reviewed November 4, 2018

One of the older pubs downtown Guelph that has never changed ownership yet still provides quality and consistent service to customers. Great curry, chips and other pub fare typical of what you'd expect from a British pub. They're fairly priced and provide a good value...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jaaaj2016
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Onion bhaji was very tasty. Large portions for our entrees that were quickly prepared and delicious. As advertised, their draught beers were quite chilly when served, just as I prefer. The decor was a little dated but the environment was warm and inviting. A definite...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Tony M
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Been here a few times later in the evening, 10:00pm or so. Not very busy, though earlier in the evening I have seen sports teams here. Food is good, garlic bread, chicken Caesar, wings and burgers. Good selection of beers and ciders. They are big...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank KW M
Reviewed July 10, 2017

There are a lot of British-themed pubs and restaurants across Ontario, and the Penny Whistle is one of these. But I favor this one above the others on account of its excellent curries, and beer list. I come by every time I'm in Guelph.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed July 4, 2017

We have been coming here off and on en route to our cottage in Southampton - it is conveniently off Hwy 6, taking the Paisley Road exit into Guelph - located in a worn out, run down part of town near an old stone church...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Heidi Z
Reviewed June 28, 2017

This is my pub of choice for lunch with a big group during the week... it is a spacious place and great for conversations with friends. I've tried pretty much everyone of their curries over the years. They are pretty good. The service is efficient,...More

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

I went to the Penny Whistle hoping for some good Indian food, after all it is a British Pub, and some good, local craft brews. After all this is Guelph where most restaurants boast about their sourcing of local food. Well the curry fries are...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed March 31, 2017

Excellent indian food can be had here. However the decor and the menu are overdue for an update. Also they have great french fries.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Don T
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

We go regularly for drinks with friends and have food sometimes. They offer an OK selection of Indian and Pub menu items. Service is good and they have a nice selection of beers on tap.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank MichaelSze
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

The Penny Whistle certainly reminded me if many British pubs, right down to their Indian food offerings on the menu and the football (i.e. Soccer) game on the television. We went with the Indian offerings. The fries with a curry sauce were great. The aloo...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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sorry not sure but probably as it is a university city
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