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Cat & The Fiddle

$$ - $$$, British,
38 Covert St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2L6, Canada
+1 905-372-4042
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“wings” (16 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
38 Covert St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2L6, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

went there for a pint & wings on a weekday, on the lovely patio. Food & beer were good but was shocked they didn't take credit or debit. The waitress explained the owners had problems with CRA not being paid so they decided to inconvenience...More

Thank ontariogroup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's within walking distance to the beach (Less than 10 mins) and has a great staff and ambiance! Definitely check it out if you're in the Cobourg area.

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Food was good at Cat and the Fiddle. The only thing that I did not like is that they are a cash only business. No debit or credit cards. The have an ATM in the entry way but it charges you $2.50 fee. Quite inconvenient...More

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Always our most favorite pub/restaurant when we visit Cobourg. Friendly service, a pleasant atmosphere, great food and drinks. We enjoy the casual ambiance and always feel welcome and relaxed. Beth has been the chef when we've visited and her cooking talents won't disappoint you. Desserts...More

1  Thank dallasj20
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Menu has gone down hill. Inconvenient because you can only buy with cash. Bathrooms are dirty and no heat up stairs.

2  Thank Peter R
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Had a Lunch while filming a Paranormal TV Show in Cobourg at the King George Inn. We had to order under $16, so I opted for the Chicken Caesar Wrap, it was alright. We had take-out so I can't review the interior of the place...More

Thank CamCorderpd
Reviewed January 25, 2018

This local pub may be small but it still attracts visitors and locals alike with its dependable fare and the diverse beverages. If you want a selection of traditional English style food or some familiar North American fare, this is the place to visit.

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I love this bar because of the drink selection and English menu. Great patio in back and excellent service. Bathrooms are upstairs which can be a pain. Very local friendly place.

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed September 24, 2017

I have visited this place whenever I have been in the area and have never been let down by the food or the service. The menu had a very good selection to cover many tastes and would recommend it to anyone. It has a good...More

Thank jimmyshep
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Went to visit Cobourg today and asked a woman on the Main Street where a nice patio would be to eat. She directed us to this place, saying "it's a local favourite" We both had the special with side salad. Both food and Service from...More

Thank Adam M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Covert St, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 2L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cobourg
  • Phone Number: +1 905-372-4042
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