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Woodlawn Inn

420 Division St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 3R9, Canada
+1 905-372-2235
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“roast turkey” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
420 Division St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 3R9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were spending a weekend in Cobourg and searched online ahead of time for the best places to eat. We chose the dining room of the Woodlawn Inn because the setting sounded intriguing and the prices are so reasonable for the food selections offered. It...More

Thank jude1369
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both the Breakfast buffet (part of package) and super ($100 credit as oart of package) were excellent!!

Thank Barb-Steve
SLRShutterbug, Manager at Woodlawn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Barb-Steve, Thanks for your review of the Woodlawn Inn restaurant. I am pleased that you enjoyed our hospitality and had a great time with us. We look forward to hosting you again. All the best, Stephen Della Casa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were to stay in Lindsy however they were completely booked, so we stumbled upon this little gem. This is a wonderful old inn l,our room was beautiful, quiet,with a very comfortable king size bed. We had the lobster,shrimp and scallop pasta which was perfectly...More

Thank Michelle B
SLRShutterbug, Manager at Woodlawn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle B, We are glad that you discovered us. Thanks for commenting on the decor and I am glad that you enjoyed the Lobster, shrimp and scallop pasta. All of our staff try to make our guests feel welcome and comfortable and I am...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Went with a group yesterday for lunch. The meal was excellent and well laid out. The rolls to start were very good. We had a tasty mixed salad, large piece of breaded pork topped with sauce and mushrooms There were roast potatoes also al dente...More

Thank damien
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Took our son there for his 23rd birthday, as usual, the food was superb, service very good. However, it was a Dinner theatre night, and the noise level from the other side of the doors was very loud.We were not impressed. and it certainly took...More

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

For our first ever visit to the Woodlawn, we chose the Springalicious menu, and it was dee - licious! Choosing from the regular menu, there were five options in each category to make a three course meal for a set price, with a saving of...More

Thank Fraggletops
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I would recommend coming to stay for anywhere from one to seven nights -- enjoy their family hospitality, wonderful meals. Woodlawn is well situated near the downtown area and ever so close to Cobourg Beautiful Harbour.

Thank Sharyl Ann M
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a nice restaurant with an enticing menu for a lunch with an aunt who lives in Cobourg. I fully researched TripAdvisor for Cobourg and Port Hope for the right place. I had previously overlooked the Woodlawn Inn because it was listed...More

2  Thank Martha200
SLRShutterbug, Manager at Woodlawn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Martha200, Thanks for the lovely review and we are delighted that you found out about our restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Thank you, Stephen Della Casa

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Service was excellent. Dinner was delicious. The management accommodated a couple of special requests seamlessly and we had a wonderful evening. Most importantly Mum said she had a really, really great 80th birthday celebration and ate every morsel on her plate.

Thank Bi A
SLRShutterbug, Manager at Woodlawn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Bi A, Thanks for the review and the great comments about the staff at The Woodlawn Inn! We would be happy to see you soon!. Sincerely, Stephen Della Casa

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We met here for Saturday brunch. Very charming and clean. Parking was good and the location was right on the Main Street. The dining room was a perfect place to meet with old friends. The staff did not rush us out. The menu had something...More

Thank ElaineL888
SLRShutterbug, Manager at Woodlawn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Dear ElaineL888, Thanks for visiting the Woodlawn Inn recently. I am glad that you and your friends enjoyed your luncheon and afternoon visit and we would be happy to have you back again soon. Best wishes, Stephen Della Casa

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nancy m
6 August 2015|
Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
No there is no dress code to eat dinner, although many of the patrons were dressed more than casual. Our party dressed in jeans and no one made comment otherwise.
Carol Ann W
2 May 2015|
Response from Stephen_Of_Cobourg |
Hello, Carol Ann We I'm happy to answer your question. If you would like to see The Woodlawn Inn lunch menu, please see our official website! If you have any questions of if I can help with arrangements for a stay or a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Division St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 3R9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cobourg
  • Phone Number: +1 905-372-2235
A favourite spot for quiet intimate dining, the romantic, centrally located restaurant at The Woodlawn Inn has been welcoming guests since 1988. A favorite with locals The Woodlawn Inn also hosts Northumberland County's premiere weddings and special events. Chef John O'Leary a red seal certified chef uses many Ontario and Northumberland products on his European and Italian inspired menus. Highlights of the inn include a great wine program. Accredited sommelier and host Stephen Della Casa offers a selection of more than 300 wines from the cellar. The restaurant also has a cozy bar with a slideshow of ever-changing Northumberland images by photographer, Stephen Della Casa and a Tuscan, walnut inlay decor. The bar also features 25 varieties of single malt Scotch whisky.
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