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Garden's Gate Restaurant

316 Highway 542, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0, Canada
+1 705-859-2088
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“soup” (13 reviews)
“whitefish” (17 reviews)
“key lime pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
316 Highway 542, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed today

This area has not always embraced the farm-to-table ethos, but Garden's Gate certainly does! Food & drinks are as local as they can make them, but more importantly the food is very good. Save room for desert!

Thank anomy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Another great spot on Manitoulin. You know when the locals recommend this place and the tourists, its going to be awesome. Staff and service was great. Food fresh was the garden was so so yummy. Dessert was spectacular! Make this place a stop but plan...More

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden as you approach the restaurant is absolutely beautiful and it seems some of the herbs and vegetables from the garden are used in the dishes. It was busy with people waiting to be seated when we arrived and the seating took over 25...More

Thank AKto900
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent local food in a beautiful garden setting. The options are nicely varied and everything was perfectly seasoned. Staff were friendly and helpful. The place is for sale, though, so not sure how long that will be the case. Highly recommended. Best to make reservations...More

Thank SJinTO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very classy place but not formal. service was friendly but not very fast because they were busy. food was excellent and not over priced. our best meal on the island.

Thank Bettylou R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

If you're at all in the area of this restaurant, don't think about it. Just go! Wow. The cheese in a Mason jar will blow your mind. Oh so good. The chicken with blueberries - incredible. The whitefish - also so good. Big wine and...More

Thank wloo_andrew
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at this remarkably friendly and comfortable restaurant. The whitefish was delicious, but what was most surprising was the mushroom pate (made from local - or perhaps even garden grown?? mushrooms). Creative and very tasty! The trout salad was a heaping...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We had an amazing dinner at this little restaurant, it is a little out of the way, but so worth it. Everything was sooooo fresh and tasty. The salad was out of this world. Highly recommend eating there.

Thank 315taylor
Reviewed July 29, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed our first meal so much that we decided to go back a second time. This restaurant is a little bit out-of-the-way, but well worth the trip. The environment is cozy - the third of three rooms is on the "deck"...More

1  Thank Dennis A
Reviewed July 27, 2018

What a lovely restaurant. It was recommended by our B&B hosts. Need a reservation but we didn’t have a problem getting one on short notice. We both had the whitefish and it was so tasty. Really enjoyed it. We indulged in dessert since my favourite,...More

Thank Colleen S
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July 20, 2016|
Response from Be24 | Reviewed this property |
i hope you were able to make that reservation :)
August 24, 2015|
Response from K5482GKpeterm |
May & June Tuesday to Sunday open at 5:00pm Closed Mondays July & August Tuesday to Sunday open at 12:00 noon Mondays open at 5:00pm September & October Tuesday to Sunday open at 5:00pm Closed Mondays
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Highway 542, Tehkummah, Ontario P0P 2C0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Manitoulin Island  >  Tehkummah
  • Phone Number: +1 705-859-2088
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