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Red House

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Bar, Pub, Canadian
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369 King Street East, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-767-2558
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11:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Kingston, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although a popular place with good service, no one at our table was wowed by his/her meal. I didn't like 'the special' at all and was really disappointed.

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Thank egiori
Cornwall, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I asked for a beer, and said I wanted a regular beer glass. The server said no. It had to be served in its special glass. I said I would pay more to receive it in the glass I wanted, he started arguing with me - so I just left it. I paid $19 for a $2 portion of trout.... More 

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Thank Ian B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were looking for a spot to have a few causal drinks. Staff were welcoming and friendly. Quick service but not intrusive or pushy. Great atmosphere and warmth.

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Thank Bonnie M
Montreal, Canada
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Dropped by here with a friend for a quick drink and some snacks. The place was pretty busy. We had beer, chicken tenders, and the sausage/cheese plate. Overall, it was a good experience, and the service was fine.

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Thank James B
Kingston, Canada
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Attended for dinner with 3 other couples prior to a concert at the KROCK centre. Ordered the "special" of stir fry over rice. Stir fry was bland and soggy, the few pieces of beef were tough and overcooked, and the portion size was ridiculously small. Thank goodness the beer was good. Stick with a burger in this place.

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Thank TR1964
Reykjavik, Iceland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

The first time I went I was slightly disappointed in the food but not enough to write a review. The second time the male server was unbelievably rude and the food was once again not very good. Btw dec 2015 is not the date I was there but I was unable to go back any further in time on this... More 

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Thank Sandy77771961
Kingston, Canada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Friendly staff and great service with nice atmosphere. Went on a concert night and were able to get a table without a reservation.

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Thank MikeMichele85
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent kitchen with a dedication to fresh, local food. Great selection of rotating craft beer. Amazing staff! Nothing fancy, but always delicious. For anyone too "old" for night clubs, but too young to stay in on the weekends, highly recommended.

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Thank KodyFromKtown
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a very friendly restaurant with great food.The service is excellent and the menu choices are extensive. I have eaten there for lunch and supper and spent some time in the evening enjoying the pub-style nightlife. I have never been disappointed. One of the better choices in dining in downtown Kingston.

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Thank Peter B
Bowmanville, Canada
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94 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a nice spot to grab a bite, have a cold beer, and watch the game or socialize with friends. The fish an chips were hand made, the fries were freshly cut, and the coleslaw was fantastic. I had a local brew. I would definitely go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 02:00
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 King Street East, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-767-2558
Description
Red House is a locally owned up-scale bar and gastropub specializing in regionally sourced ingredients on the menu and serving distinct craft beers. Being known for excellent food and a welcoming atmosphere, Red House continues to deliver a unique dining and beverage experience in Kingston. Guests can expect the fun and prices of a local pub, the ambiance of a rustic cocktail bar and product quality of a high-end eatery.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?