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Copper Penny

€€ - €€€
American, Bar, Canadian
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240 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B2, Canada
+1 613-549-4257
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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120 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

French onion soup. Anything with fries. Literally all I need to order from the menu to completely satisfied for my cravings. I came here a lot when I was in school but coming back after, it just continues to blow my mind. Of course, the place, like most parts of Kingston, need renovation and an updated decor, but food-wise, still... More 

Thank Alvin C
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and i came here for lunch/diner and all i can say is WOW we had an amazing server named tammy she was soooo amazing very friendly and helped us decided what we should get and we were both very happy with the results of our meal...she was a wonderful waitress and the copper penny has an amazing chef... More 

Thank Sarah O
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Very good service and tasty food. Fries are seasoned to perfection, and so many choices on the menu.

Thank Hannah M
Gatineau, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This restaurant has been part of the landscape on Princess avenue for a very long time. The décor and the food is ok but has not evolved over the years.

Thank Nadine16
Kingston, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

my burger was good but the restaurant was cold & there was a draft & there was one very loud speaking, young woman sitting near us that wouldn't stop talking.

Thank cjl1554
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336 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

A friend and I chose the Copper Penny for this month's lunch get-together. Located along the Princess Street strip in the downtown core, this is a popular place amongst the Queen's student population as well. We chose macaroni and cheese for me and the poutine for her, followed by raspberry and Reese's cheesecake slices. Filling, fattening comfort food perfect for... More 

Thank SMO2015
Prince Edward County, Canada
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My husband and I stopped in for an early dinner one evening. The location couldn't be better on Princess Street, in the heart of shopping downtown. The menu is huge, with quite a varied selection. The food was good, and service was pleasant. We'll be back.

Thank LList
Kingston, Canada
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The waitress was very prompt after we were seated and our drinks were delivered very quick. We both ordered the ribs & wings combo. I had bbq sauce on the ribs and honey garlic on my wings. My partner had the same!! The ribs fell off the bone and were very tasty and the wings had tons of flavour. The... More 

Thank Amos1073
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of food.. especially at the price! All three of us enjoyed out lunches and we will be back!

Thank dodge2
Kingston, Canada
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My daughter took me to lunch at this very popular downtown restaurant. We shared a Caesar salad with garlicky dressing. It was tasty but too much very green ends of romaine. My daughter had the turkey wrap which she enjoyed. My choice was the soup of the day which was "Chicken Stew" and it really was a stew! Very flavourful... More 

Thank elaine r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-549-4257

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?