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East & Main Bistro

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270 Main Street | Prince Edward County, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
+1 613-399-5420
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12:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sun 12:00 - 21:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The service was great. They have a great selection of local wines. We had the goat cheese and mushroom tart, seafood pasta and steak. The tart was different and very good, the pasta was delicious but it was a very small portion for $29. The steak was overcooked, ordered medium, got medium well to well and it was very tough.... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my wife went to this restaurant we really didn't like the food service was okay price was too high.

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Thank Adrian L
Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambiance, fantastic food and wonderful staff. Tonight's special was venison with mushroom risotto with vegetables. Just. Delicious. The Major had the steak, which he really enjoyed. The bistro has a varied and ingesting menu with truly something for every taste. They are especially careful for those of us with allergies. Great local food served with great care and pride.... More 

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Thank Connie H
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

During the Labor Day weekend, a group of us went to Prince Edward County to do some wine tasting, and this is the restaurant we had dinner in one evening. It was fabulous. The food was great, the service was exceptional and we had the greatest time. I really liked that the wine list had local selections as well.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We enjoyed a nice lunch here! Sure, since Wellington is such a small town, there's not much choice in restaurants but the locals love this place because the food is wholesome, service is friendly and the ambiance is quite comfortable. We are told this restaurant is very busy all year round, particularly in the summer. If you expected The East... More 

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Thank JohnnyCakeEater
Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Good selection of menu items and local wine list.Stayed in Wellington and this Bistro was recommended.Visited the three counties in Prince Edward County.Becoming a destination of choice with its wine,food ,artistic,shopping,craft breweries to hold your attention.Nice alternative to Niagara on the Lake.

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Thank bwharber
Wellington, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

East and Main is a favourite in the Wellington area. Appetizers, mains and desserts use local produce when possible, along with locally caught pickerel, raised chicken. The menu has good choices for enjoyable meals. It is a fun place to dine and a meeting place for an evening with friends. Service is excellent and attentive without being intrusive. Love this... More 

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Kingston, Ontario
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

great cozy atmosphere, very rustic. menu is samll but has huge variety. their pasta, poutine, quiche change daily. portions are large and taste great.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We were here for a romantic mini-moon dinner this weekend, during Countylicious. The hubbard squash and apple soup was delicious. The frites were tasty, but not a standout. We had the risotto as a main, and it was decent, but the roasted vegetables paired with it did not compliment the tastes, and the risotto lacked that dynamic "pop" of mushroom... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This charming restaurant with thoughtfully prepared meals and excellent service had us coming back for a second evening during our 3-day stay in the County. With a great selection of local wines, our server was knowledgable and provided us with great choices. Mid-week October, the place was humming, and early reservations are a must. When the winemaker who made your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Main Street | Prince Edward County, Wellington, Ontario K0K 3L0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Prince Edward County  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +1 613-399-5420

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