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The Painted Peppercorn

172 Main Street, Picton, Ontario, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 65 restaurants in Picton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Canadian
Most recent review
- Aug 9, 2014
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English first
Toronto
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Tried eating here twice before but was unable due to timing as we arrived at closing time. Spoke with two ladies who had just finished lunch and they said that they were from Kingston and always ate at the Painted Peppercorn when visiting Picton. Finally made it in time and it is a great little place with home made food.... More

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This was our second visit to The Painted Peppercorn. We were seated on a pleasant outdoor patio and the service was attentive and welcoming. The menu is somewhat limited (I think there were 3-4 choices of entrees) but the kitchen appears small and I applaud the owners/chefs for sticking to what they know best and can deliver on; the promise... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Friendly restaurant with home-cooking -- the patio was worth it. Only problem, the entrance to restaurant could be better marked

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Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We dropped in on an evening when we were looking for something simple and summery. The owner was working outside getting things set up so we asked her about the restaurant. She very graciously described their philosophy of cooking (no deep fryer, all fresh ingredients, local whenever possible, etc!) We ate on a small patio out back to enjoy the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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101 reviews 101 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We'd been here before for lunch, but this time we tried dinner. Lovely fresh food, welcoming service, and an attractive patio. (I particularly liked the bird-house decor.) Good value!

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Had an excellent lunch on the patio. Must try!!! Food is flavourful and original. The kids also loved it. Waiter was extremely friendly. Keep room for the home-made desserts. Local wine and produce used.

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ottawa
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91 reviews 91 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We were looking for an after dinner drink on a patio, and this place is only one of two patios in town. We enjoyed our time outside but for the location it could use some sprucing up. Trimming a few tree branches, sweeping dead leaves, and tidying the potted flowers in the ground would bring this patio to life, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

loved the freshness and taste of my choice (roast chicken wrap) as did my guest (pork meatpie) I chose the salad and the other choice was the soup, both were excellent....Great Value, less than $30 and more than generous servings.....so yummy that we ate every bite!

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Toronto, Canada
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133 reviews 133 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

One of the nice things about Picton is that it lacks the mid-range chain restaurants that dominate so many cities. It forces people to check out some different places. The Painted Peppercorn is one of those small gems in this small town. It is located off Main Street in the heart of the City around the corner from The Bean... More

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Picton, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Special healthy lunches. Special care in their food preparations. I like the food and the people there.

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