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The Ivy Restaurant

61 Shipman_s Lane | The Ivy Lea Club, Lansdowne, Ontario K0E 1L0, Canada
+1 613-659-2486
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“truffle fries” (8 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
61 Shipman_s Lane | The Ivy Lea Club, Lansdowne, Ontario K0E 1L0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a sophisticated restaurant in its atmosphere and its food. The staff are welcoming and efficient. The menu is varied and is prepared in an excellent manner. The atmosphere is warm, welcoming and comfortable. The views are absolutely outstanding and inspiring.

Thank KNCooper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Happy to give this a 5/5 rating. Food is outstanding as is the service and surroundings. Well worth a visit!

Thank HilnMil
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Our family were guests at a wedding at The Ivy Restaurant and it was so beautiful and the staff were amazing and very accommodating. The food was very creative, but the chunk of tofu for vegetarians was not exactly the best vegetarian food I have...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Normal they only open weekend on October before, but today they closed. We visit before, that's beautiful restaurant beside the Lawrence river.

Thank david yang x
Reviewed October 12, 2017

How often do you have an image - a riverside restaurant overlookin the water in an elegant, Canadian cottage style decor for a nice glass of wine and light meal - and manage to stumble into such a place? This was my great surprise and...More

Thank AdvisorSam1
Reviewed October 11, 2017

This was our first visit off-season. The menu had been shortened, but the more conspicuous difference was that the cuisine had morphed from fairly straightfoward "fine dining" into high-end bar food, complete with sticky table. Some interesting ideas, but everything was a little over salted...More

Thank MisterMiz
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely end-of-season dinner with friends. The menu was a bit abbreviate due to impending closing but still lots of great offering. The food, the service, the ambience and the setting were great. Nice offering of wine by the glass. Particularly enjoyed the charcuterie...More

Thank John G
Reviewed September 26, 2017

I was there for my daughter's wedding and the planner, Marije, took it upon herself to counts the drinks I had and then express her concerns to my wife and daughter. What she did not realize was that I switched to water and was nowhere...More

Thank _jnemeth2
ivy1000islands, Owner at The Ivy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2017

Mr Nemeth, We take our role in the responsible service of alcohol very seriously. I feel our entire team conducted themselves according to our policies & procedures and took all steps necessary to ensure our guests arrived home safely. If you would like to discuss...More

Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

We went with a large group for a family dinner. The restaurant and the grounds are very nice but the service is super slow. It took at least an hour to get our food and we were basically the only ones there. Not much selection...More

Thank 788kwd
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

The Ivy turned out to be one of the better lunch time grabs I've had in a quite a while. I regret that I couldn't make it back to try for dinner. Professional and very friendly serving staff. Perfectly elegant ambience inside and views of...More

Thank MikeofAmerica
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Sue D
January 13, 2016|
Response from Drenor423 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I only know of a Shipman's dining room at the Glenhouse Resort which is also on the st Lawrence River close to Ivy Lea. They must have name the dining room off of a shipman that use to live in the area. I don,t know if... More
August 31, 2015|
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Response from lettrix | Reviewed this property |
The safest bet is to call. They also have another patio closer to the water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Shipman_s Lane | The Ivy Lea Club, Lansdowne, Ontario K0E 1L0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lansdowne
  • Phone Number: +1 613-659-2486
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