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Wimpy's Diner

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American, Diner, Canadian
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68 Wellington Street, Port Hope, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-885-0056
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Port Hope, Canada
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Breakfast menu is very expensive. Does not have a smaller choice of egg breakfast, have to choose from 3 eggs, Will not charge less if you want 1 egg or two. Have to pay for 3 eggs. Food was not hot when served at the table. coffee had oil film on top. Restaurant was not clean. $38.00 for 3 breakfast... More 

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1 Thank Joan M
Port Hope, Canada
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116 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

All day breakfast. The food is very good but I often find there is way too much of it. The staff is friendly. The current chef makes sure that each plate is warmed and served attractively.

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Thank phoenixwatcher1
Peterborough, Canada
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272 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Wimpy's is an Ontario chain, trying to duplicate the atmosphere of the diner that Wimpy (from Popeye) would go to and be gorging on hamburgers. It has stools and leather benches in booths. And a little jukebox at each table. I didn't play it though, because it also has a big screen tv that was on blasting the American election... More 

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Thank LarryTheRadioGuy
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1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

wimpys Diner great friendly place to eat.the service is fast and friendly.i would recommend it to everyone

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Thank Vaggeli V
Peterborough, Canada
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77 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Greasy, bland and pricey. I have tried breakfast here 3 times and this was the last. Service is OK but doesn't make up for the poor quality of the food.

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Thank johnpublican
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

It's nice for breakfast, but I found the lunch and dinner food a little too greasy for my taste. Price is average, atmosphere nothing special, and service (when we visited) not so great. But it is one of the better burgers in Cobourg. When I want a good burger, I drive to Port Hope to Olympus Burger or Harvey's

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Thank Multicultural R
Ontario, Canada
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Looking like it came from the 50s (the only thing missing are the juke boxes at the booths) the menu is sure to please all ages. The prices aren't from the 50s but are reasonable. The food quality is excellent and the portions more than generous. You won't leave hungry.

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Thank Byron W
Port Hope, Canada
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were a group of 7 on a sunday at noon, so yes the restaurant was busy. Our server apologized for our wait to place our order, though the wait wasn't horrible. our server was friendly. The restaurant was a mess! I expect they were understaffed. I ordered a mediterranean omelet with potatoes and toast. I never did the get... More 

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Thank tara w
Bewdley, Canada
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016

I stopped going to this restaurant a few years ago because I was disappointed with the quality of the food / service however I had heard the restaurant was sold and food quality / service had improved therefore I thought lets give it another chance - was meeting up with a friend for breakfast we both arrived at 10 am... More 

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1 Thank Doug T
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Looking at the reviews I thought I'd give this old chain of restaurants a try. I had the wimpy burger and fries. Aside from the meat patty being so large it hung way outside the bun, it was hard, overcooked and dry as sawdust. The fries were also tasteless. I valiently managed to get through less than half the burger... More 

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Thank Doug M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Wellington Street, Port Hope, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 905-885-0056

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?