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The Loyal Oarsman

$$ - $$$, British,
1724 Bath Rd, Kingston, Ontario K7M 4Y2, Canada
+1 613-384-5236
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (24 reviews)
“fish chips” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1724 Bath Rd, Kingston, Ontario K7M 4Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are pub people and this is one of our faves. Atmosphere is great and food is always done right. Never had bad service and it's a place I visit often when in town. Decent beer selection too!

Thank Mitch S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of 5 went last night. Steak and mushroom pie clam chowder were very good. The nachos were fantastic service was excellent great atmosphere to enjoy time with friends without spending a lot of money.

Thank Golfingnutkingston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just wanted to take in a soccer match and these surroundings were very good. It has a true "pub" feeling with regulars. The service was pleasant and there are plenty of screens!

Thank Caz P
Reviewed May 4, 2018

That's staff, service, food, food and menu, in that order! A lot of obvious regulars in the place, but that was no impediment to showing hospitality to strangers - it's not a clique-kind-of-place. The bar, along a piece of one wall, will bring warm memories...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed April 21, 2018

We have been going to the Oarsman for years. After being away for a while, we went back tonight. They have new style menu - everything on one plasticized sheet, but selections seem same as before. Food was same standard as before - Quite acceptable...More

Thank Nomorerentalagencies
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I have come here for years. A straightforward menu that is always good. Fish and chips are noteworthy. The wings are amazing. The appetizer platter is great to please a crowd. My personal favourite is the grilled salad. Lots of meat, cheese and and veggies....More

Thank Ladybugtraveller74
Reviewed January 3, 2018

I have been several times and had take out before and every time I had great food and great service. The prices are reasonable and a nice selection of micro brew beers.

Thank Richy_Bobby
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Nothing fancy- just good food and honest service at good prices. Not so easy to find, it is the best ion the west end of the city.

Thank John C
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Went to this restaurant for lunch and had the fish and chips for lunch. It was haddock. The fish did not seem to be freshly battered, perhaps it was from a box? The place is a pub style restaurant and I have had some really...More

Thank Marsha E
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

This is our local go to when meeting with friends. Friendly staff and always a good pub style meal. We have never had a bad meal here.

Thank Robb M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1724 Bath Rd, Kingston, Ontario K7M 4Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-384-5236
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