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The Library Restaurant

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526 Hugel Avenue, Midland, Ontario L4R 1V7, Canada
+1 705-528-0100
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
GREAT LOCATION

This restaurant has a great location in a historic building in downtown Midland. Outside they have a super patio on which one can dine, downstairs they have a pub and upstairs the dinning room is a nice quiet place to dine.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

This restaurant has a great location in a historic building in downtown Midland. Outside they have a super patio on which one can dine, downstairs they have a pub and upstairs the dinning room is a nice quiet place to dine.

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Elmvale
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We went to The Library for a family outing for the 1st time and we were very impressed. The service was excellent and the food was very good. I had the stuffed chicken, my wife the Salmon and my kids (both teenagers) the pasta and the ribs. All dishes were superb. Highly recommend. We will be back.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The Library Restaurant is in the building that once held the Midland Public Library. The ambiance is built around that fact. The steaks were well-prepared in the broiler. The vegetables came correctly steamed, and the rice fluffy. Dessert was nice and they serve a good cup of coffee. That is important to me.

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Midland, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

There was only one table of people in the restaurant when we arrived at 6:00 on a Wednesday night. We waited over 5 minutes to be greeted and eventually a young lady who just arrived to work seated us before even punching in and taking off her coat. Good job to her! We did not receive a wine list so... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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98 reviews 98 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Made reservations for party of 4; on arrival server asked us where we wished to sit;a bit confusing as it was our first time there.. Bruschetta and mussels appetizers were excellent! Two orders of stuffed chicken entrees revealed the chicken was not stuffed with anything. The steak entrees were ok. Generally, the value is questionable as the plate portions were... More 

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Georgian Bay, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Love The Library. They know how to do food right. Good value for money, good sized portions, great service and lovely atmosphere. A regular favourite of ours.

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Midland, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Four adults had three different entrees for this annual dining event and all were pleased with their food choices. Everyone enjoyed the meal served and the service was excellent.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

The Library Restaurant is one of the finer places to dine in Midland. It has a warm, intelligent atmosphere (the restaurant itself is one of the beautiful old Carnegie library buildings). The menu changes to reflect seasonal availability, which is always refreshing and interesting. The food itself is perfection, with a comprehensive wine list. The servers are always professional, attentive... More 

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Tiny, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We were very pleased to hold our wedding ceremony and reception on Valentine's Day! Justin, Chef Ericka, Pastry Chef Marcia and their whole team exceeded our expectations in every way! The perfect venue for the perfect day! Our guests enjoyed an extraordinary 16 course tasting menu accompanied by impeccable service! Thank you so much for helping to make our day... More 

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Midland, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I have had the pleasure of eating here many times. The food is great, the view is one of the best in the area (overlooking the water). Band night is always a fun night with a good mix of songs & bands. Would go more often if I could.

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Additional Information about The Library Restaurant

Address: 526 Hugel Avenue, Midland, Ontario L4R 1V7, Canada
Phone Number: +1 705-528-0100
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Midland
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Canadian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 526 Hugel Avenue, Midland, Ontario L4R 1V7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 705-528-0100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Canadian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?