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The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro

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93 Grand Avenue South, Cambridge, Ontario n1s2l7, Canada
+1 519-624-1849
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Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not only was the service incredible, but the food was easily the best Thai food I've ever had. In fact it is probably the best food I've ever had period. I would highly recommend this to anyone who loves authentic and fresh cuisine.

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Thank Rachel W
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

3 of us dropped by for quick lunch. The chili was decent...the maple chicken panini was kinda plain...curry lentil soup was good...butter chicken was not to Grain of S standards. Nice guy running place... had a vegan feel to place if that's your thing.

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Thank ARG7777
St. Catharines, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Fabulous food,excellent wine and beer, focused on distinctive flavours, toothsome desserts. Hamet provided friendly, personalized accommodation and supervision of a ramp to allow my scooter to enter and exit the restaurant. We were three couples (including one vegetarian) attending this bistro after enjoying a matinee at the Dunfield centre just across the street. Thank you for an excellent culinary experience.

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Thank mschouten1
Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Wow. Fresh, amazing food with delightful flavors and inspired combinations. Something for everyone, with a unique flair. We will definitely be back!

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Thank Thatgirlthere
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

It is obvious to me that the proprietors love food. Raynman M's review hits a lot of the points of our visit accurately and I wanted to write a review to emphasize the hidden treasure the Wired Pugs is to Cambridge. The dishes served to my party of 3 all won rave reviews. it is almost as if the standard... More 

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Thank Eric E
Amherstburg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I will start by saying I want to give this restaurant a better rating but I'd be lying to others who are trying to find a suitable place to dine for various occasions. I picked this bistro for dinner after the fine reviews I read about the food and service but I also read the reviews that warned of a... More 

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Thank Raynman M
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Homey atmosphere, lots of options for gluten-free and small portions, attentive service. A great meeting place for small groups and families.

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Thank Holly L
Branchton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is only second to the food! Everything about this place is incredible. It is perhaps the most relaxing atmosphere I've ever been in whole dining. You can tell the staff care about making sure your comfortable. The food is out if this world!

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Thank Derek W
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has great fusion food with a great taste of Indian, Thai, Mexican and more. Dishes are unique and a great delight to try and enjoy.

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Thank BanitaBanita
Vidushee S, General Manager at The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it is our pleasure that you enjoyed your experience at our bistro Thanking you Team @ The Pugs More 

Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

If you want a taste bud treat, I highly recommend this very different experience. The revamped house gives huge character as soon as you walk in the door. The chalk board wall lists dozens and dozens of home made (and gluten free) options. The bright punches of colour make it so fun. The service was warm and inviting. It was... More 

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Thank jenbarry2015
Vidushee S, General Manager at The Wired Up Pugs Cafe Bistro, responded to this review

Greetings! As you know, we completely are on a word of mouth support and patrons such as yourself are the reason we have had the opportunity to do what we do, and it is our greatest pleasure when our patrons and clients that are like family to us , enjoy their experience at our little bistro. Thanking you Team@ The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $16
Cuisine
Cafe, International, Fusion, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Grand Avenue South, Cambridge, Ontario n1s2l7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-624-1849
Description
Check out the rich history of our lovely cottage!!!• From the earliest records procured from City hall, Cambridge, our cottage was allocated as a property in 1851.• From 1867 through 1862, Grand Ave S used to be West Main Street South. The owner of our cottage was Andrew Scott,who lived here with the first Lady of our cottage, Shiela and their lovely family.• From 1912 through 1920, we were 93, West Main South, East side and Jos Donaldson resided here with his lovelyfamily.• From 1920 through 1926, we were given our current street name, 93 Grand Ave S and Jos Donaldson still owned thecottage until 1938.• From 1938 through 1987, the cottage was owned by different owners F.J Sheppard, V. Cochrane, F. Jarvis, W. Dunn, C.Jarvis, J. Somerville and Vancont.• From 1991 through 2006, the cottage was owned by Law Photography Studio. From 2008 through 2012, the cottagewas owned by O'Keefe Cottage.And from 2012 to present-day, the cottage has been named as 'The Wired Up Pugs' Cafe-Bistro. Come meet the owners Vidushee and our innovative chef Amit!You will have a great experience with us and the food so good it will keep you coming back for more again andagain.....Come and relive the cottage and have a relaxing time right at the Grand river.Cheers!The Wired Up Pugs Team!

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