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Durham Cafe

102 William St S, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 3B1, Canada
+1 705-878-3853
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102 William St S, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was amazing, until the last time I went. Found a large amount of egg shells in my eggs Benedict. Told the waitress and was told that they wouldn’t charge me for it and took it away. The restaurant was busy so they couldn’t make...More

Thank Irene Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For value and friendliness Durham Cafe is tops, even though the food is not always predictable. I've had an excellent eggs benedict one week, and the next week, a so so version of the same dish. Fish and chips? Not much fish and a surplus...More

Thank Rae F
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Love this place and I go here whenever I am anywhere near Lindsay. There's a reason why so many regulars frequent here. The food is fresh and home made and all around something really really special. It's nice that places like this still exist in...More

1  Thank kimmmmmmy
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The Durham Cafe is a fabulous small town restaurant in Lindsay, within the City of Kawartha Lakes, locally owned and operated by wonderful owners with the help of friendly, helpful servers and amazing cooks. The Durham offers home cooked breakfast and lunch and is often...More

Thank Scorpioj9
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious dishes, fast service and delightful staff. The restaurant is always busy (because it’s so good) so you may need to be patient for a table sometimes but it is worth the wait. I find the larger, non-breakfast meals should be about a $1 or...More

Thank mrssoniaw
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The best food and service in the Kawarthas! I take visiting friends from out of town and they are always impressed. The atmosphere and great service is a bonus ! It has a great outdoor patio open in the nice weather. Sometimes a waiting line...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

OMG ! We went to the Durham for lunch on Wednesday. What a wonderful turkey dinner we all had. Thank goodness we only ordered 1/2 portions, cause there's no way we could've eaten anymore.

Thank tamiej2015
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Our first time at this cozy and busy local restaurant. The food was plentiful and flavourful. The service was very quick and friendly. Prices were reasonable. Everything was very clean. The menue was surprisingly diverse. We will return.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

All four of us had something different. It was amazing and the service was great. Thanks Shelly for the laughs.

Thank 285adamb123
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Eggs Benny huge plate of omg sooooooooooo good. :) Great price, nice and cozy, fast service. Going for lunch next time.

Thank Kevin M
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3 January 2017|
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Response from Amber V | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Response from Speeken | Reviewed this property |
Thanks everyone! Yes, in fact they have gluten free bread, which allows one to order many other items on the menu (ie. sandwiches)! My partner, who is gluten intolerant, was able to order a very delicious-looking clubhouse... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 William St S, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 3B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kawartha Lakes  >  Lindsay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-878-3853
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