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Aunt Gussie's

135 Ontario St, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
+1 519-238-6786
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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135 Ontario St, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Aunt Gussie's gives you a family style feel with good home cooking - it's a place you can take your mom and the kids!

Thank TKBulba
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. Where else can you get such a healthy and filling meal and have it taste great? Here! As usual, most everything is made in house and not bought and brought in. Salads, desserts, main courses and always a great special to...More

Thank DougNemeth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother, sister and I stopped in here for dinner one night and all had the special -- pan fried pickerel. The meal started with two choices of homemade soup -- both were absolutely delicious and large portions. The fish came with mashed potatoes and...More

Thank penrose176
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We met friends at a midpoint location as we both live in different places. This was our first visit to this restaurant. We were celebrating an engagement. The server was very friendly and prompt to our needs in spite of a large group gathering to...More

Thank jonessandy
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered the breakfast special...two eggs, toast, country fries and sausage. Hardly no flavor to the sausage...bland. Eggs ok, very tiny pieces of toast. Country fries were deep fried, not griddle fried, and plain. Coffee was ok. Flavored creamer might’ve helped.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

One of the things I like about Aunt Gussie's is that almost everything is home made. For example, I had fries with the sandwich I ordered. The fries were home made, the gravy on the fries was home made and was full of flavour, not...More

Thank DougNemeth
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful dinner and breakfast here while in town for a family baby shower. The lobster pasta was delicious!! They are very busy in the summer especially on weekends, make reservations if you can. We didn't but only had to wait about 25 mins...More

Thank Delicia1973
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Gussie's has upgraded its interior since our last visit. On a bright sunny day, we were seated at the front of the restaurant. The sun shone in on our nice wooden table. Tina, our waitress, was friendly and efficient. She gave us excellent service. I...More

Thank vagabondoug
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful meal with wine and beer here recently and returned next day for a satisfying breakfast. I had the turkey schnitzel it came with great choices. I settle on broccoli and creamed potatoes. Meg had ribs in BBQ sauce, with sweet potato...More

Thank ThomasSWF
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Aunt Gussie's has an extensive menu with excellent prices. Their two egg, roast potatoes, toast and sausage breakfast is an amazing bargain at $6.99; excellent Eggs Benedict at $11.99. For dinner, Lobster Alfredo and Chicken Oscar are outstanding for $18.99 each. Service is fast, warm...More

Thank Redfox-7
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20 June 2017|
Response from Bev1959 | Reviewed this property |
I only ate at Aunt Gussie's, I don't own it, but the food was awesome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Ontario St, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lambton Shores  >  Grand Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 519-238-6786
  • E-mail
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