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Whistling Kettle

$, American,
11700 County Rd 42, Tecumseh, Ontario N8N 2M1, Canada
+1 519-979-0171
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“perch” (4 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, American, Diner
11700 County Rd 42, Tecumseh, Ontario N8N 2M1, Canada
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

A road side staple. Nothing fancy, but a clean unpretentious restaurant, serving lager portions of good food, with friendly professional service. Menu specials are written daily on a chalkboard. Parking can be tight during busy times.

Thank ColindeBain241
Reviewed August 25, 2017

I am a very long time customer of the Whistling Kettle.I have frequented this establishment a lot for over 15 years. Twice (my last most current visits) now I have had to send the perch dinner back. The fish no longer tasted good or fresh...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Great portions of food. Good quality food that tastes good too. Consistent quality of food and service are reasons that people continue to frequent the Whistling Kettle.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed July 3, 2017

all you can eat perch dinner on Friday is a good value and great perch. Nothing fancy, but food was good and nice to find an all-you-can-eat for a a fair price. Decor could use updating, but food is good. Great breakfast also.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

This place has always been our go to. Nestled among an industrial area, it is like a diamond in the rough. The food is diner food and it is really REALLY good. The staff are very friendly and the price of the food along with...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here on the recommendation from others. It was great! I ordered the Clubhouse (best I've had anywhere) and she ordered the Liver (yuck), which she said was excellent. It's a plain place with adequate service, but well worth the trip....More

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

I went there this morning it was the worst place I've ever been at.The waitress was not very good , she handled the dirty dishes and sink never once did I see her wash her hands. The food came eggs were broken the potatatoes were...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Diner food, not fancy but good service and large portions. Very seldom disappointed although on occasion there may be a different cook as the portions and/or the flavor seems quite different. I do have to say however if there is an issue it is very...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Small local restaurant serving the Tecumseh / Lakeshore area is a great choice for all meals. Large quantity for the hungry crowd. Friendly accomodating staff with great service. Highly recommended family restaurant.

1  Thank chubbs325
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch with my Uncle at the Whistling Kettle, we each ordered something different. Fish 'n chips and a Cheeseburger and home fries. The burger was just ok, kind of pale and not juicy more like watery. The home fries were very good...More

1  Thank casper3361
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11700 County Rd 42, Tecumseh, Ontario N8N 2M1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Tecumseh
  • Phone Number: +1 519-979-0171
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