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All 61 Trenton Restaurants

The Port Bistro Pub

21 Front Street, Trenton, Quinte West, Ontario K8V 4N3, Canada
+1 613-955-1409
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Ranked #9 of 61 Restaurants in Trenton
Price range: $10 - $23
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Wed 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Pub, Bistro, Gastropub
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Situated in the heart of Trenton, The Port Bistro Pub is located in a beautifully restored historical building overlooking the Trent waterway. In the summer season, there is a spacious patio where you can watch the boats pass. Inside we feature the work of local artists & feature live music on most weekends. The Port features a menu of gourmet comfort foods made from the very best quality, local products. Everything is made in house including hand-cut frites, desserts, and all sauces and dressings. We are proud of our unique beer list featuring local, regional and international brews, a comprehensive wine list and a great selection of cocktails and martinis. Additionally, we offer warm, friendly customer service and a fun unpretentious atmosphere that is uniquely ours. We strive to go above and beyond our patron's expectations and make The Port something the community can be proud of. This is partially achieved through our Green Initiatives and by highlighting the area's finest produce, meat, beer and wine.The Port opened July 14th 2011 and is locally owned and operated.We invite you to join us for some shared plates with friends, a full course meal or even just a drink on the patio.
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English first
Trenton, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Very bland food, ordered crab cakes which had zero flavor and you get two for 16 dollars! They don't have a kids menu which is painful when dining with a child. Its too bad because it's a nice place. Good spot for drinks but terrible food. It used to be fantastic, too bad.

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snej88, Owner at The Port Bistro Pub, responded to this review

Sorry to hear about your experience at the Port. I must say this is the first complaint we've had about our crabcakes. They have been on of our most consistent pleasers since we took over. I wish you had something when you were here, we might of been able to satisfy you then. Please come back, ask for me personally,... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

good spot in downtown Trenton. Great Selection of beers on tap like Blanche de Chambly. Food is ok, but a little pricy for the portion size.

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Carrying Place
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had a very relaxing, quiet meal for two!! The food was great, The service was Good, and the view was nice too!! It was snowing out over the river, looked nice!!

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Trenton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We have visited this restaurant twice now and enjoyed it very much. The atmosphere, food and service were all fantastic. New Years Eve dinner was outstanding

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

i was travelling with family and we stopped to get a bite to eat. Port Bistro really did have something for everyone. I'm not normally one for burgers but the menu was full of such enticing descriptions I couldn't resist this one. I hate overlooked burgers but this one was pink and juicy. My friend had the wings which in... More 

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Belleville, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our company held our Christmas party for thirty people last weekend at The Port Bistro. From the time we booked until the evening of our event the communication from the manager was great. He was very flexible in the planning of our menu and also printed a special message of our choosing on the menus printed for the evening. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Went in for lunch with my parents and had the Rooster sandwich. Was delicious and very affordable - only $10! Service was exceptional - Thanks Evan :) . Will definitely be back for more! Ps- Absolutely love the Christmas decor.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Wife and I went last night. Found the menu not as exciting as I think they think it is. I had the Irish lamb pot roast. It was tasty but boring at the same time. It was meat root veg and brown lol, not anything special. It could have used a little salad or something. Drinks were average price but... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The Port used to be AMAZING and was my favourite restaurant in the Trenton/Belleville area. Under the original ownership, the food was totally homemade, delicious, and fresh. I was in the area recently and decided to go back. I was so disappointed. The food quality has definitely gone downhill and they've scaled back the menu and decor of the restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

food is out of this world and I would highly recommend it....great service...great atmosphere...and if you have the pleasure of meeting the owners Kathie and Jens...they are wonderful .....great to talk to and cannot do enough for their clients....but all in all the food is again to die for!!! Carol and Mark from Milton

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Additional Information about The Port Bistro Pub

Address: 21 Front Street, Trenton, Quinte West, Ontario K8V 4N3, Canada
Phone Number: +1 613-955-1409
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Quinte West  >  Trenton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 23
Cuisine: American, Pub, Bistro, Gastropub

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