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Hunter St., Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, Pub
€€ - €€€
Hunter St., Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always, the food was good. But what pulled this rating down was the wait staff. The restaurant was fairly quiet, with many empty tables, but she spoke as though she was in a rush. I had the sense that she wasn't fully there... quite...More

Thank JanTravels_4
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Luckily this place was open on Good Friday. First time eating at this establishment and it won't be the last. Next time I am in Peterborough I will definitely eat here.

Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This was our first time at Gertie's and we loved it. The menu prices may be $1 or $2 higher than comparable restaurants, but the ambiance, service and menu choices make this small difference worth it. Our waitress was only on her second shift at...More

Thank debit7
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited Gerties many times and have never been disappointed. The soups are marvelous and the main courses to die for.

Thank Nanette567
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Ate at Gertie's 3 years ago and loved it. Stopped by again on our way through Peterborough, and we weren't disappointed. Very friendly and quick service. Club sandwich was tasty with crispy fries. Great time with great friends. Glad to see Gertie's is still going...More

Thank maple_leafs_67
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I was a bit worried going here b/c reviews seemed split. Decided to go and find out for myself. You have to watch as it is not well signed. It is just east of Aylmer on Hunter across from the Kettle Drum restaurant. The food...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Every time we go there, we are not disappointed. The food is great and so is the atmosphere. Always busy. Great service. We have had many items from the menu. Our favourites are warm salad and the meatloaf! Excellent.

Thank RKelly_12
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I asked the waitress, what is your specialty ... she named a few entrees that sounded and delicious and then I asked about the Burgers. I love a mean burger that is fresh, delicious and the real deal! She recommended The Primal Burger and she...More

Thank SpicyJan
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We had a lovely dinner at Gerti's. I was expecting a pub from the exterior, but it is more upscale, beautiful shining wood, friendly, warm staff, good service and great food. This might be our new favourite Peterborough restaurant. Price was reasonable, not inexpensive, but...More

Thank JanTravels_4
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A friend said it was a great place to eat with good prices. The seats were nice and the atmosphere seemed good, but I was disspointed. After we ordered, it took 45 minutes for the food to arrive, and not once did the waitress check...More

Thank FredfromOshawa
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24 March 2017|
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Response from RKelly_12 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know as I have never spoke to the owner. The wait staff is excellent as is the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Bar, Canadian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hunter St., Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
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