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McKecks Tap & Grill

) #5 of 21 Restaurants in Haliburton €€ - €€€ American, ,
207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
+1 705-457-3443
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
3 days ago
“Tap & Grill !”
29 Jan 2017
“good food, nice restaurant”
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We needed somewhere informal for our last evening in the area and stumbled across McKecks which enjoys considerable local fame. It is a surprisingly large bar off the main street and feels like a friendly pub offering burgers and plain fare. Excellent value. Plenty of...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 1 week ago

With the prices as they are, I'd had higher expectations than was what was delivered. At $13.50 for poutine, the fries should not be from frozen. Likewise the sweet-potato fries (there were two of us eating, I can't consume that many fries!) were also frozen...More

Thank m s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the atmosphere here, the food is good, the beer and wine are good, the staff are very attentive. The beer is from a local micro brewery and is excellent. I had the maple ribs with chips and vegetables. Whenever we come to Haliburton...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looked forward to our outing and while not disappointed, the food was only average. The wings were on the small side and a touch overdone. Service was excellent and our server was extremely pleasant, and friendly.

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place. We stop in frequently on the way up to our cottage at Eagle Lake. Always great food. Varied menu, something for everyone, adults and kids alike.

Thank Kimberley M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Ive been coming to McKecks since,,,, 1986 or so, and sometimes i will drive the 2 hours just for a drink and their "skins" servers are amazing and friendly and the food.. OMG the food !!!!

Thank redisblue
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very nice atmosphere. Fireplace, warm wood, candles, music and rustic décor. The servis is great, very cheerful, and fast. They have wonderful sandwiches, burgers from heaven, fries, delicious salads and apps. The poutine is also great. I have loved this place ever since they got...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is a clearly a pub and I have been here a few times before never feeling disappointed with the food. The atmosphere is what you expect - a pub and a place to enjoy a few drinks with decent food at an average price....More

Thank Lee-Ann H
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Poor selection of craft beers , very good chowder , fries are frozen , why can't they be fresh , usual roadhouse menu , all molsons product on tap ,

Thank Janet_m_13733
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We drove up to Halliburton today to have lunch at McKecks. 3rd visit and it still is awesome. Wings and frings, steak salad, corn chowder and quesadillas. All top shelf. Will keep coming back.

Thank Dave D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Haliburton
  • Phone Number: +1 705-457-3443
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Serving up authentic #myhaliburtonhighlands hospitality since 1986. Fully licensed by AGCO, rooftop smoke-free Patio, capacity of 200+
Flavorful food, true hospitality from a Team that earnestly welcomes you.
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