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Portsmouth Tavern

) #104 of 347 Restaurants in Kingston $ , ,
96 Yonge St, Kingston, Ontario K7M 1E7, Canada
+1 613-541-0877
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good58%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian
PRICE
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Value
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LOCATION
96 Yonge St, Kingston, Ontario K7M 1E7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food here. Pub food can be hit or miss but this place really does it well. Felt bad for the poor man who was serving the entire restaurant while we were there but the food and the speed of service really made up...More

Thank hammerent
Reviewed May 18, 2017

The Ports is a great venue for a casual event or drop-in after work. Great service on the taps, laid-back atmosphere, and good pub-grub too. Ample parking across the street at Olympic harbour. A bit like "Cheers", and that's a good thing. There's a reason...More

Thank sharonandmatt2015
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Stopped in for lunch with a couple of friends. Ordered the KP Burger and really enjoyed it. Served with lots of fries, waiter was a real character, very entertaining and fun.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

A group of us from the college went down for some lunch and drinks after our exams. The resturant was fairly empty when we arrived, we noticed the man working serving on his own and bartending. This became an issue as tables started to fill...More

Thank rbuggy
Reviewed November 12, 2016

My daughter & I chose this spot to lunch before taking a tour of Kingston Pen since it was close by & got good reviews. It's a pretty big place with vintage decor, a nice view & yummy food at a reasonable price. We both...More

Thank luv2cruise2
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Visited this pub/restaurant/tavern on returning to Toronto from Ottawa. As we were touring about looking for a likely lunch time venue I saw this place on Trip Advisor. The food was first class and the burgers are awesome. Highly recommended.

Thank mrraslton
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Wow..... Got to order the KP Burger. If you love Burgers you will not be disappointed . Service is quick. The food is served on time and hot. Very fresh and will come again .

Thank Mooskoka
Reviewed August 31, 2016

My daughter and her boyfriend visited the Kingston Penitentiary (a former maximum security prison which closed in 2013 - now a tourist attraction) a couple of weeks ago. They came across the Portsmouth Tavern, a hidden gem a few minutes walk from the Kingston Pen....More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed August 4, 2016

I'm biased - I love the Ports! This is a landmark tavern which has miraculously escaped being updated. It's refreshingly old school. Here you will find families, couples, sports teams, students, professors - pretty much everyone from all walks of life - having a drink...More

1  Thank limestone_cottage
Reviewed August 2, 2016

opposite the entrance to Portsmouth marina parking lot. A nice pub, food is good and Chuck the barkeep will look after you. As far as the kid whining about prices, go up nearer Queens University and eat/drink at one of those dives.

Thank thephoenixrisesagain
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Nearby Attractions
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.29 miles away
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.69 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Yonge St, Kingston, Ontario K7M 1E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-541-0877
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