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38 Covert St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2L6, Canada
(905) 372-4042
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Late Night

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great pub super atmosphere

Awesome home town pub. Nothing the same in cobourg. Great atmosphere super friendly and a nice selection of ales. Just a short walk from the beach in the downtown core. Just a good ole fashion pub

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Darren S
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Cobourg, Ontario, Canada
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cobourg, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Awesome home town pub. Nothing the same in cobourg. Great atmosphere super friendly and a nice selection of ales. Just a short walk from the beach in the downtown core. Just a good ole fashion pub

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Toronto
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120 reviews 120 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great pub with a good bar, busy atmosphere. We arrived without a reservation, but wanted to be at the bar anyway, so no disappointments there.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I am not a super fan on the bar space and wouldn't choose to sit at the bar again... just not enough space and had to look through the draft and bartender for the TV. The food was really well done and lots of spins on regular things like nachos and brie cheese dishes. Would like to go back to... More 

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Cobourg, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Great service and cold beer , but thats all you will get here , food lacks in creativity and flavour, quality is just simply not there. For a dinner feature to be all deep fried food is absolutely disappointing, not sure if its just laziness or lack of culinary talent in the back. If it wasn't for the friendly staff... More 

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Cobourg, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed the great food and beer selections. Excellent ambiance. Reasonable special price for the wings.

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Whitby, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We decided on an early dinner in Cobourg and thought we'd try this place. The food is fresh and made in-house. We both had meals from the "British" menu and the food was outstanding. Even the mashed potatoes were great! The patio is quite lovely on a summer day. Will definitely return.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Staying at the campground and found this restaurant on a rainy evening for dinner. All was great - but the curry poutine was truly delicious!! Flavourful - not too hot - great fries and tasty combo of cheeses. Huge order for 8.99 - loads to share. We went back two days later just for poutine and a beer. Don't leave... More 

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Burnt River,ont
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Being familiar with the Cat & the Fiddle in Lindsay, ont, which incidentally has great food, this place was no where near as good. Ordered the Cornish pasty and was so dried out could hardly eat it.

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Colborne
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We visit the Cat & Fiddle when in Cobourg. it has a great pub atmosphere and the service is friendly. The food is good and the price is reasonable, what more can you ask?

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Toronto, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The inside looked like a place where only 65yr old regulars hang out. Kinda felt out of place. We chose to sit out on the patio. Food was cheap enough but the wings were soo skimpy and small. Just not what were both used to. I had a burger and fries. Both good but should have a no charge option... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 38 Covert St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cobourg
  • Phone Number: (905) 372-4042

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?