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“Shopping for plants” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Colasanti's Tropical Gardens

Colasanti's Tropical Gardens
Ranked #2 of 18 things to do in Kingsville
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Owner description: Open 363 Days A Year! Colasanti's is an outing for the whole family. Free Parking. No Entrance Fee! Activities include: restaurant, 18 hole indoor mini golf, indoor rides and arcade room, petting farm, home décor, wholesale & retail plants. *** Activities are fee based, pay for what you would like to participate in. Fun Passes available on weekends, July & August and selected holidays. Fun Passes allow for unlimited rides, mini golf, and petting farm admission. *** Indoor rides include: kiddie rides, inflatables, bumper cars, miner mike coaster ride, tea cup ride, mini Himalaya, kids kingdom indoor toddler playground. *** Come and see our 10ft alligator, spur thighed tortoise, cockatoos, macaws, pot bellied pit, Burmese python, geckos, hedge hogs, chinchillas, coatimundi, ring tailed lemurs, Patagonian cavy's, lamas, pygmy goats, emus and more... *** Zoo shows on weekends: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm. Zoo shows are included in your zoo admission fee and Fun Passes. Private shows can be booked. *** Colasanti's restaurant is famous for our Broasted Chicken, Cinnamon & Sugar Donuts, Peach Drink, Homemade Pasta Sauce, Salad Dressing, Pizza, Fresh Butterfudge and more... Regular menu available daily from 8am-6pm. *** Weekly Buffets and Brunch: Tues & Thurs soup and salad bar, Wed & Fri lunch buffet, Sunday brunch, Wednesday night pasta & chicken dinner buffet- *** Colasanti's hosts many holiday and seasonal events: Family Day Weekend, Winter Art & Craft Show, March Break Madness, Easter Egg-stravaganza, Special Mother's Day Brunch, Special Father's Day Pig Roast & Brunch, Ruthven Apple Festival, Haunted Greenhouse & Horror Hedgemaze, Trick or Treat Nights, November Orchid Show, Christmas Open House & Wine Tasting, Santa at Colasanti's & more..... *** Looking for something unique? Visit Colasanti's Home Décor & Collectables Shoppe and stroll through our retail plant greenhouse. Colasanti's grows most of our tropicals and many cacti varieties. We are proud to carry orchids, bonsai, seasonal plants, tropicals, cacti and more... *** Book your group outing and field trip today. Discounted rates available for groups of 15 or more people.
Chatham, Ontario, Canada
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Shopping for plants”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2012

It was beautiful and there were lots of things to do for the children as well as some very unique and beautiful household decor items.

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English first
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great place!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2012

I grew up loving to visit colasanti's, so when I had to move overseas for school and had to rehome my precious corn snake colasanti's was the first place I contacted! Luckily the head zoo keeper was brilliant and took her in for me. I go visit every time I'm back in town, and she looks happy as a peach! Not to mention I get a good lunch out of the trip!

The place has really grown since I was a kid, and the atmosphere is still genuine. The chicken is to die for!

Overall its a Great place to visit if your in the area! ( and if someone could snap a photo of my fluffy in the corn snake exhibit, it would make my day! I miss her terribly!)

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essex ont.
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39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“funland”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2012

i was married here amongst the twinkle lites in all the plants so pretty!best broasted chicken around and meals so good!its fun for all shop for plants house deco r art eats rides for kids games goofy golf a fun day. have a wedding shower birthday here cater to all enjoy the pets in the petting zoo my family loves this place good memories made here!!!!

Visited November 2012
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Chatham, Canada
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159 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Lots to do and see”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2012

Great place to go get breakfast or lunch and sit under the orange, lemon and grapefruit trees. Colosanti's is always re-inventing themselves so its fun to go and see what they have added. If you have kids or grandkids they wil love the petting zoo. Still lots of plants to buy but lots of other trinkets too.

Visited May 2012
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McGregor, Canada
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Our grandsons birthday party”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2012

The play area was great and there was a lot for the children to do. We had pasta and chicken and salad. We found the food to be very delicous.

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Thank Bonnie L
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