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The Duchess of Markham

€€ - €€€, ,
53 Main St N, Markham, Ontario L3P 1X7, Canada
+1 905-294-3181
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“wings” (16 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“on tap” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian
€€ - €€€
53 Main St N, Markham, Ontario L3P 1X7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place felt like home! Small and cozy with great beer, food and entertainment. Live music on the main floor with a bar. Upstairs they had the Blue Jays on one TV and Curling on the other. Can't get anymore Canadian than that! We will...More

Thank missy l
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My friend and I were amazed at how short the server was with us each time she came to our table. I understand full well that people can have 'off' days at times but I asked to speak with the owner to discuss the situation....More

Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, friendly space with a great atmosphere! Good food, drinks and live music on the weekends. Worth checking out!

Thank A4Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Our Girls Softball team was eliminated from the playoffs earlier than expected, so rather than parting ways for the season we called around to various restaurants who might be able to take on a party of about 40 people....The Duchess accepted our party. We arrived,...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Nothing else to say...just love and drinks!!!...place is extraordinarily tired and in desperate need of some sort of reinvestment, but it is the best atmosphere, for both young and old in Markham...patio is nice too!!!

Thank JTMoney74
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A favourite spot in Markham for pub food and beers. This is a very busy place and the service is great. The best place to sit in the summer is in the back patio, however it was full and we sat on the sidewalk patio....More

Thank Markhamfamily
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I had not been to the Duchess in 25+ years after moving away from the Markham area, so went back to see if it was still there! It was and is sadly in bad shape. Nothing has been done in all the years since I...More

Thank glendamargaret57
Paul C, Owner at The Duchess of Markham, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Sad. You never looked around. New walls floors. Ceiling, 24 taps. And the best curry around. Sorry you were upset.

Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a great pub with great service and good pub style food. While the pub on the inside is quite nice and authentic, the real gem is the deck out back. With all the trees you can easily imagine that you are sitting somewhere...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This is the closest you can get to a traditional Pub in the GTA. Great selection of beers on tap and always good sports on the TV. The food can be inconsistent but the service is always good and the atmosphere fun. Great location downtown...More

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 17 February 2017

When I visit my parents every summer we always go for some nice pub grub at the duchess. We have been going for over 30 years and I think the decor hasn't changed since 30 years before that. So it could use a facelift in...More

Thank Philip W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Main St N, Markham, Ontario L3P 1X7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Markham
  • Phone Number: +1 905-294-3181
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