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Gus's Family Restaurant

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American, Canadian, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
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166 Main St, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
+1 613-476-6900
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Picton, Canada
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121 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't eaten at Gus's for years but found when I did a couple of weeks ago it was as good as I'd remembered. Same friendly service, good home cooked food at reasonable prices. I had the toasted western deluxe which came with yummy coleslaw & lots of fries, enough to share with my friend whose meal didn't come with... More 

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Thank luv2cruise2
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have enjoyed eating at Gus's for years. I took my three grandsons this evening and wasn't impressed. Our food wasn't ready at the same time..my one grandson's bacon burger was missing the bacon...the seafood platter was very over cooked...the kids chicken fingers meal..over priced...had only 2 small pieces of chicken and a huge pile of fries. This was a... More 

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Thank Darlene C
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

Having eaten at Gus's on a few occasions now i can only complement them on the friendly, fast service and portion size and quality of the food. Most places you will have at least 1 not so great experience. I still havent had that at Gus's. Always good hot food presented by friendly staff . A great family restaurant .... More 

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Thank Robert C
Picton, Canada
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119 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016

All of your standard menu items in Canada. A busy place for breakfast and lunch. Booths out front ...tables in the rear room. Prices are typical. Quality and quantity is typical. Service is fast and friendly. Moderately accessible to wheelchairs.

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Thank ferdfish
Deep River
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 15, 2016

I had two meals this time, a supper and a breakfast. Both were typically good quality meals at reasonable prices. This family restaurant is always busy, filled with the locals, and the friendly waitresses clearly enjoy their jobs. Check out the many humorous restaurant-related cartoons on the wall.

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Thank Allan S
Oshawa, Canada
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Came for breakfast, service was fast, food was as expected and exactly what we were looking for - taste great, not pretentious. Will return!

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Thank Mohitto H
Toronto, Canada
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73 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016

It 's a no nonsense diner, place your order but once you are sitting there, reading the very funny sayings on the signs or getting a little bit of local gossip or a big smile from the waitress or a peek of Gus in the kitchen, you see it's a really nice place. Food was good.

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Ottawa, Canada
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed August 31, 2016

As other reviewers have said this is a throwback restaurant. Really old chairs, booths, and decor. The breakfast wasn't terrible but I kept wishing we'd gone to Timmies instead. The prices are high for what you are getting.

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Thank bruceb180
Kingston, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

If you're in the mood for a down home meal or just want to catch the flavour of the local yokels stop by and order anything on the menu . You won't be disappointed. Our favourite has been the oven-baked lasagna with lots of cheese and delicious sauce layered over well cooked noodles and meat. There's no room for dessert... More 

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Thank LHay48
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here one day. Waitress was abrupt - couldn't blame her as the place was packed and she was only one serving. Coffee was decent, but food was swimming in grease. I joked to my husband as we left "I'm gonna pay for that" and sure enough was up all night ill. Would only recommend it if you ve... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Main St, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Prince Edward County  >  Picton
  • Phone Number: +1 613-476-6900

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