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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
CUISINES
Canadian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Full Bar
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

average meal, overrated by patrons... somewhat crowded seating. Easy to find, though signage at the main road would be helpful

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We come here at least once per year and have always been impressed. The brunch selections are always changing and never disappoint.

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

The ambiance in the flying chestnut is fabulous whether winter or summer. The food never disappoints, delicious!

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Went for the first time on New Years Eve. Dinner was amazing and the service was fantastic. Ceasars salad was great, Beef Tenderloin was amazing. Tiramisu was delicious. We will definitely go back again.

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This place continues to underwhelm and over charge, for food, service and commitment. Over-priced diner food from a chef who doesn't give a flying-f about consistency, quality and attitude. Arrogant.

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Certainly interesting, shabby quaint. An old structure with open kitchen. Efficient service. Not comfortable. Pricey for ambience and decorum. Had the lobster combo. Bar be que lobster tail, utter from char. Lobster roll, a overly minced lobster salad on a roll, cold and no dicernable...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere in heritage building in the country. Prices averaged $30 for mains, alcohol reasonably priced. This is a difficult place to rate. Our appetizers were ok. I had the cob salad and hubby had the battered peppers. Herb salad overpowered the peppers. For mains...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We just had dinner at the Flying Chestnut and from the warm welcome to the appies......salad to die for, crab cakes.....to the lobster, buttermilk fried chicken and short ribs, we were hooked, sharing all of our treasures with each other. Chef Shawn is welcoming and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to have date night here. We had heard great things about this place since we live in the area near it. It is a truly unique treasure off the beaten path. We had a great meal. I had pork chops...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Recently had dinner at this unique gem in the country. Very casual and friendly. The food was innovative and delicious. We especially liked the fact that the dishes were all spot on, very flavourful and no need for extra salt. The wines were reasonably priced...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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