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The Loaf and Ale

25 Dundas St E | Ontario, Napanee, Ontario K7R 1H5, Canada
+1 613-354-5247
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
25 Dundas St E | Ontario, Napanee, Ontario K7R 1H5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food was pretty good but I guess our party went in a little later to eat and it was so noisy that we couldn't hear one another talk.

Thank 123DISGUSTED2014
Reviewed October 14, 2018

A friend and I enjoyed a very nice lunch on Friday Oct 12/18. We arrived just before the lunch rush and the only waitress was phenominal. It didn't take long before the tables were all full.She kept her calm, composure and good humour, and managed...More

Thank Storyteller215062
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Took my wife out to the Loaf and Ale for supper never having been there before . It was GREAT! Service was perfect Waitress was very good. Food was very tasty and very hot! Portions HUGE, I am a big burly trucker and I took...More

Thank DiveDude69
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We recently organized a family reunion dinner for 20 people at the Loaf and Ale. The food was excellent and they had a nice selection of beer options, including local craft beers. The staff did a great job keeping track of our orders (even when...More

Thank LSL20548
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Spent numerous evenings at the Loaf and Ale during winter/17 and spring/18 while working in the area. Staff were always friendly and service very good. Had tried many of the menu items and always good food!! Definitely recommend!!

Thank kevinjspencer
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Good pub grub and a limited selection of local beers with charming service and live music too. There used to be a patio but construction has forced it indoors.

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here once prior a few years ago & it was good so decided to stop again after the university drop off. We had the 3/$25 pub special-delicious fried mushrooms, crispy onion rings & mozzarella sticks! Dinner was delicious as well-Guinness loaded hamburger, beef tip...More

Thank D E
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great service with warm personalities. The decor is an updated pub style and there is a great varity of food to choose from.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed July 31, 2018

WE had a wonderful lunch at the Loaf and Ale. Great decor. Despite construction going on, on the street outside, neither noise nor dust had any affect on the inner workings at the Loaf and Ale. I'd eat there anytime.

Thank dann013
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Out of hundreds of reviews i have done unfortunately this will be only one of a few (if any) that are not a positive review! We had a reservation confirmed for 18 people. When we arrived there was no table set up and the staff...More

Thank Tracy C
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Why would you take a 12 year old girl to a PUB? The fact remains that their profit margin likely comes from the sale of booze. You only need to enter the place to realize it is no place for a child. That is on you! Any foul language she heard was as a result of your parenting choice to have her in an adult setting. I would bet money that she was likely the ONLY child in there. That does not however excuse poor service & under cooked food & hygiene practice's you speak of. If you are that sensitive about the location of the bathroom facilities, I suggest you scope out a place before you get a table. Save yourself the grief. There are doors on those bathrooms!I have been in the ladies a couple of times & I am extremely picky. It was very clean. You only mentioned bad things though. Are you sure you were not having an off day? I would no sooner spend over 20 minutes waiting for a server(s) that are spitting distance away. The place is not that big. Your child had to be starving at this point & definitely getting a sour stomach soaking up your increasing tensions. Your table must have been a joy. I hope you learned things from your experience so you can avoid such an unpleasant one in the future.
October 20, 2015|
Response from LoafNAle | Property representative |
Hello, I am not sure I fully understand what happened. That being said, we aim to please. Any concerns you may have while visiting the Loaf N Ale are important to us. I would be happy to fix any problem you may encounter... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Dundas St E | Ontario, Napanee, Ontario K7R 1H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lennox and Addington County  >  Napanee
  • Phone Number: +1 613-354-5247
  • E-mail
If you are looking for great homemade food with large portions this is your Pub. We always offer great lunch, and dinner specials. Our menu is british pub fare, with large vegetarian options, catering for small or large groups and a private back room for special occasions. We have live entertainment on Saturday's. We are kid friendly. Come hungry.
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