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Bridges Tavern

International, Pub
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27 Bridge Street, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario, Canada
519-599-2217
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Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 10
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food, relaxed atmosphere

Enjoyed a great dinner at Bridges Tavern. Reasonable prices and good service. My only down point is that it seemed rather noisy. This was also a factor that I had spent the day mostly silent at the spa. Would recommend this place for a fun, casual meal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
TracyinPalm
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Palmerston, Canada
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English first
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Went for a late lunch to Bridges for the first time since the new owners took over. Have been a customer for the past 14 years as a weekender and now a permanent transplant from Toronto to Thornbury. The new menu is lack lustre and over priced to say the least.My husband and I had two draft beers each, I... More 

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Palmerston, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed a great dinner at Bridges Tavern. Reasonable prices and good service. My only down point is that it seemed rather noisy. This was also a factor that I had spent the day mostly silent at the spa. Would recommend this place for a fun, casual meal.

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Ontario, Canada
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We stopped here after visiting Collingwood on our way home to central Ontario. We wanted to sit outside and enjoy the river views but it was too cold so we moved inside. We sat in the bar area instead of one their several dining rooms in this converted old house to watch sports, have a beer and food. The food... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

A friend and I had dinner here and it was delicious. I had the mac and cheese, she had wings and we split nachos. The portion sizes are generous, and the service was great. Our waitress was very nice and helpful. Would definitely return.

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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We have been regular visitors to Bridges Tavern since 2010, and it has always been a favourite! However, a event change in ownership has brought the quality of the experience down several notches. As you read reviews, be aware that new owners took over around September or so, and have slowly changed the menu. Instead of the big handmade burgers... More 

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Meaford, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This restaurant is in an amazing old mansion and has a great location for drive-by traffic. The waiter was pleasant but the kitchen staff needs improvement. I don't know how any of our group ordered hamburgs but they didn't count properly so one of our group had to sit and wait with her empty plate while the rest of us... More 

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Lindsay, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Went to Bridges for Valentines dinner with my boyfriend (2015), we found the prices were a bit higher then we anticipated especially for drinks but the food was very tasty. We had a reservation and were seated on time and waited 10 minutes or so for our food which was great. We were seated on at a high table with... More 

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

A bad experience to me it had hair in it and tasted gross in my opinion the value was about average but the service was horrible!

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Thornbury, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Arrived at 9 pm to have a quick bite and a drink was told the kitchen was closed I was under the impression that the restaurant/bar when I called @ 8 pm was told that they closed @ 12 midnight, this disturbs me ATTITUDE, new renovations but they need an attitude adjustment...not happy.....

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Windsor, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My boyfriend and I ended up in Thornbury our way home from Bala Muskoka. And one of the back roads took us into Thornbury. We parked at the marina and offloaded our bikes and on we went to explore. It was the Sunday of the world cup final and we found Bridges Tavern so needless to say, we found lovely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 Bridge Street, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Blue Mountains  >  Thornbury
  • Phone Number: 519-599-2217

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Pub

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