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Smitty's Family Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Canadian
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139 George St N, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3G6, Canada
+1 705-741-3604
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Ontario
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of choices and always good. We enjoy the full carafe of coffee they leave at your table so you never have to ask for refills. A little pricey for breakfast but a nice treat when you have to do a run into Peterborough. Nice new decor, clean and waitresses are always friendly. They do breakfast well.

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1 Thank bonnie123Ontario
CALEDON EAST
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here (8) of us for Senior Winter Games most accomodating as we were there after 7 p.m. (their closing) food reasonable price and tasty

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1 Thank Sue H
Peterborough, Canada
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

This last month, Feb. 2017 it has gone under renovation with the placing of the washroom cubicle dividers placed wrong for wheelchair access. The toilet door should be in line with the space beside the toilet, but the configuration is the same as before renovation for every blockage as before. The wall holding the sinks is in the way right... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2017

This restaurant is as good as Cora's with more of a comfy homey feeling. Extensive menu that includes a Senior's menu. Recently renovated it is spacious and clean. The wait staff are fast and friendly. We were there on a Sunday and it was extremely busy but worth the wait. I would definitely visit again if in Peterborough.

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Thank Colbel
Perth, Canada
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457 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017

I really enjoyed my meal last Sunday. The restaurant was about half full when I got there but the place started to fill up shortly after I arrived which I thought was a good sign. I loved the idea of being able to half a good senior size dish. Half a waffle, with blue berries and whipped cream, two strips... More 

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Thank PerthDarter
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times for breakfast but have discontinued visiting as I find the price far too much for what you get. The food and service is good but when I can get an equivalent meal for my girlfriend and I for literally half the price elsewhere, I can not justify returning.

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2 Thank Adam H
Peterborough & the Kawarthas, Canada
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

It's hard to touch the quality of their breakfasts anywhere else in town! From the fresh carafe of coffee placed on your table as you order, to the mouth watering variety of meals heading your way. If you are an Eggs Benedict fan you just found heaven! and Kids are not forgotten, they will enjoy the Smitty's homemade waffles with... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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705 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 302 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Had a party of eight family members meet here for brunch as we were all in town for a family funeral. Staff was great in holding the table for us as another couple were late because of the cancer run in downtown. Once thy arrived than our food orders were taken. Wait staff were more than willing to do separate... More 

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Chatham, Canada
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

The restaurant is right downtown across from Holiday Inn, we were seated quickly and the fare was what you would expect from a Smitty's. It was a weekend so no breakfast special, so it was $11-15 for any breakfast, which to me seems pricey. Solid experience but not much of a bargain.

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Havelock, Canada
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

I attended this resteraunt and found the food to be excellent, I certainly got plenty of food with my order< the staff were friendly and the coffee was bottomless.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 George St N, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-741-3604

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?