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The Orchid Restaurant

81 King Street | Highway 26, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
+1 519-599-5944
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“home fries” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
81 King Street | Highway 26, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had some time to kill waiting on a friend on Sunday morning and found this restaurant right off Hwy 26 West as you come into Thornbury. It seemed quite busy and now I know why. The food was delicious. I ordered the corned beef...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rosemarie O
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Out on a beautiful sunny day viewing the fall colours and shops along the way in the late afternoon. We hadn’t visited the Orchid for a couple of years since they moved from their previous location on the west end of town... New location is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Been driving here from Owen Sound,for about 3 years to come and get a great breakfast,never had a bad experience here!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rick E
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Three of us recently had a business lunch at the Orchid. We arrived at noon and joined our host at his table. The place quickly filled up and by 12:15 pm, most tables were occupied. The Orchid is primarily an all-day breakfast/brunch restaurant although they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Martini17
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited there new location with my family. Food was very good. We all got breakfast items and were not disappointed. My daughters pancakes were gone in a flash and she said how wonderful they were! My Mom and Sister both had eggs Benedict, and they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jessicamC6763XT
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Always reliable, good service, ample free parking. Great food and service with coffee fill up at the ready. Traditional hearty breakfast food and lighter fare too...eggs, omelettes, pancakes, bacon, sausage and much more. “The” casual breakfast spot in town, we like their comfy new location...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank marthah441
MariahM296, Manager at The Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

We are looking into finding something to properly display our desserts. Our cook who is a great baker is now back at work and is ready to make more desserts and we have started to put some on display on the counter. They go quick...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

When in Thornbury definitely stop by here. Lots of good food, quick polite service! I had the chocolate banana pancake special and my husband had the wild orchid. All delicious!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susan F
MariahM296, Manager at The Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thanks so much for your nice review. We were glad to serve you. Please come visit us again soon!

Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is a breakfast/lunch place. We went for lunch & both had the hamburger. It was a really nice homemade burger cooked just right. Reasonable prices & large portions, Waitress was very friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bernice D
MariahM296, Manager at The Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thanks so much we appreciate your review. It is so nice to have good feedback on your experiences. We hope to see you again soon. :)

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Working in the area this has become our brunch lunch spot. My boss orders the same thing everytime / french toast and bacon which she's obsessed with. And I haven't ordered anything but the eggs floranten and the oatmeal with Berry's and brown sugar. Which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jessicabird
MariahM296, Manager at The Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Hi there thanks so much for your response it means so much to us. We have two bathrooms. Both are available to be used. Please feel free to use the one with the shorter line. We are so happy you continue to have a great...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018

We had just moved to the area and decided to try one of the many restaurants in Thornbury. Not disappointed at all. The good and service is excellent. This is a place to come and eat. Not date night! When we are craving good food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Beachcouple57
MariahM296, Manager at The Orchid Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thanks so much for coming in. I hope we become your “go - to” spot. I hope you enjoy this town. It is a great area. We hope to see you again soon. Feel free to come in Thursday nights for our Mexican food or...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 King Street | Highway 26, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Blue Mountains  >  Thornbury
  • Phone Number: +1 519-599-5944
  • E-mail
Description
Open until after may 24th long weekend. Will be reopening at our new address on June 1st. New address 81 king street E, Thornbury Ontario N0H 2P0. (Down the street opposite side of the road ) We will continue to serve fast friendly family feasting. All day breakfast and lunch. With the same owner and family atmosphere! Take out available. Open 7-3pm daily. Hours will extend at new location.
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