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The Social Bar + Table

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Sat, 2/23
8:00 PM
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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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About
The Social Bar + Table is a locally sourced farm to table restaurant in Port Hope, ON! We are proud members of the Feast ON family and work hard every day to live up to those standards. We support local farmers, always fresh, every day. What's on tap? Craft Beer is what we love! We serve brews provided by local and hard working brewers who have brought us the draughts we have come to love and enjoy! Call today to make a reservation or hang out on the patio. Let us how much you loved your stay ;)
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Canadian, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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All reviews brunch mussels reuben classic burger fries salad sandwiches trout potatoes steak chicken on tap an open kitchen local craft beers nice selection of beers perfect spot for lunch farm to table
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

Good food, good drink, and good down home service. A limited menu is a good thing! It encourages frequent changes (dare I say, 'seasonal') and it encourages the kitchen to make it good. One of my fav stops for lunch and a drink in the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Literally every occasion in have gone to The Social (now weekly) has been a delight. Then, just last night, I arrived and saw the 'new menu', et voilà, my go-to menu item has been replaced. Yes, the glorious fish tacos is now a shrimp tacos!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DoogC
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Stopped in for lunch today because we heard of the turnover in staff. We will be coming back to our old favourite now that there has been a change in chefs. My family has been coming for years to the Social but stopped because of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

On a whim, we decided to drop in the Social this past Sunday after church. We have always had a great time there and we were not disappointed. If you go, expect great good, friendly warm service and a nice selection of beers to choose...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank SLRShutterbug
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We’ve stopped here twice now for lunch driving between Toronto and Ottawa. I gotta say it’s now our regular stop - food is awesome, and service is great. Nothing fancy, but good comfort food done really well. Looking forward to our next drive...

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ColonelFlagg
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The Social is my favourite haunt in Port Hope. There is absolutely nothing that I do not like on the menu, but on of the most inventive dishes is the duck wings, which are tender and succulent. The Social is blessed with a truly gifted...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Justine S
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Food is good, not imaginative or creative but tasty. Service is quite slow. It's a bit overpriced for what it offers. Terrace is very nice.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sharon H
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a late afternoon lunch. Chicken sandwich and salad were tasty. Try the pickerel small plate if it is available- light and flavorful! Friendly staff.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JTowell55
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We didn't know what to expect and it was something different for sure. Sandwiches and fries or poutine or salad. I only had a "dinner" size salad. It was a little small for the $14.00, I also had to get some dressing on the side,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stitch42
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Another excellent visit to The Social. Great staff. Great food. Local. Contemporary. Great offerings at a great price. I think it is getting better as time goes by, and it was great to start with.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Justine S
October 29, 2018|
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Response from X4265FTryans |
The bad atmosphere was only when the former chef was working, which should be obvious if you read the post.
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Patrick K
April 10, 2018|
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Response from TheSocialPH |
Hello Patrick! We will be offering brunch on Mother's Day and Chef Jay is also working on some specials for that day. We'll keep you posted on details. If you want a reservation please give us a call. We hope to see you soon!
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Susan W
February 3, 2017|
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Response from Julie M | Property representative |
Hi Susan Yes, Chef Isaac Meadows opened our restaurant and is still the main man.
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