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250 Water St, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3C6, Canada
+1 705-743-6986
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Belleville, Ontario, Canada
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206 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

The burgers are decent. The deep fried pickles are pretty good. I like that you can get the toppings that you like on your burgers.

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Peterborough, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Staff are very friendly, store is kept very clean. Great service and you can always count on the quality

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Thank mkillen1
Pasadena, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 24, 2016

The great thing about a Harvey's burger was it took a good 5-7 mins to cook and the wait made it taste even better. Now they are basically ready made (for drive-thru) and barely edible.

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Thank mikeypasadena2015
Peterborough, Canada
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Harvey's has a very good take out service. We ordered burgers & fries & they didn't take very long to prepare & taste great!

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Thank Gary B
Peterborough, Canada
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2016

My husband and I wanted a burger one eve and hadn't been to Harvey's for a long time but gave it a try and wondered what had taken us so long

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Thank Karen H
Woodgate, Australia
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed January 8, 2016

This is much the same as other chain burger stores but with a slight difference, once the meat is on the bun, you get to choose the extras i.e. lettuce, tomato, peppers etc. at no extra cost. Bacon poutine is the best we have had at a fast food store so far in Canada. Good prices for what you get,... More 

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Thank Sam71Brad77
Peterborough, Canada
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250 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2015

I remember about half a century ago visiting Toronto from Western Canada and stumbling into Harveys and being thrilled and amazed by those wonderful and low priced hamburgers. I don't know if I've changed or if Harvey's has changed......I suspect a bit of both. But the two times I've re-visited this chain, they've been barely edible. More salt in the... More 

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Thank LarryTheRadioGuy
Calgary
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2015

This is a typical Harvey's with all the regular choices. It's the second time I have been there and both times I was served by the same cashier. She never smiles & looks like she would rather be anywhere else. If the job is really that bad, why wouldn't you work elsewhere? The food is good but she's in line... More 

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Thank Guest102412
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 15, 2015

I had lunch today at Harvey's. The hamburger was yummy. I keep forgetting what good value this is. They offer coupons in the mail and the two of us had an burger, onion rings and drinks for $9.99.

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Thank Claudette V
Ennismore, Canada
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79 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed May 4, 2014

Absolutely incredible veggie burgers. Even better than the more expensive non-fast food chains. I could eat these once a week (don't...but could) and regularly find myself craving them. Perhaps it's the flame grilling. Taste and quality are consistent each and every time. Staff are clean and friendly/ The only other menu items I can comment on are the fries (not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Water St, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 3C6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-743-6986
Description
100% Canadian since 1959, we have a long history of proudly serving Canadians great tasting burgers. Each and every burger is charbroiled to perfection at 600°F on an open-flame grill.The rest is up to you, we let you choose from a selection of fresh toppings just the way you want it, right in front of you. Now that's a beautiful thing!

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