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Fifties Cafe

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590 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
+1 705-741-3812
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
5 Jun 2016
“Great food great price”
20 Jan 2016
“Lunch”
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Cafe, Diner, Canadian
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590 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here and it was delicious. Staff was very nice and it's great little spot. Two eggs, bacon, home fries and toast for $6. I can't wait to go back

Thank Live4travelin
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

The 50's Cafe is a nice out of the way mom & pop cafe with a 50's nostalgic feel. Prices were good, food was hit and miss but the atmosphere was great. 50's music playing in the back round brought back childhood memories with my...More

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have frequented the "50's cafe" and have nothing but positive comments regarding the overall cafe. We have had their breakfasts, burgers, poutine and various meal specials. I was surprised to find out the wall mounted juke boxes worked and for a...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I've eaten here numerous times and the food has always been good,sometimes the service can be a bit slow, as its usually one person waiting tables, so if you don't mind that its an nice spot to eat. There is no debit machine so cash...More

Thank TallyCole
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Food lands in your stomach with a clunk. Price ok, good service and cute inside but food was very poor.

Thank jean m
Reviewed 4 May 2014

5 adults had breakfast here today May 4th/14. I had the Baked Omelet Special $ 8.95 which included the Baked Omelet in it was eggs,bacon,green & red Peppers, onions, and croutons, also real home-fries, brown or white toast, coffee or tea. The atmosphere is 1950...More

2  Thank 1,840
Reviewed 17 February 2014

This diner reminds you of a café from the fifties in a way that is real. The friendly staff make sure you want to come back. We will frequent this business for sure.

2  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Does anyone remember making chocolate milkshakes with vanilla ice cream, and lots of chocolate syrup? They didn't here, but tried to accommodate us, and did so quite well. This place has a real feel of a fifties diner, as its name suggests. Juke boxes that...More

Thank Rick K
Reviewed 17 August 2012

After finding a hair in my food, I watched the "cook" secretly play a joke on one of the customers (I think he knew them) ...he licked the coffee spoon before putting it in her cup...whether he knows them or not, I found this place...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 30 March 2012

This restaurant decor is done to remind you of a restaurant in the 1950's with the formica tables, etc. and they pull it off well! It is wheelchair accessible but the ramp is very steep for manual chairs or people with canes. I do not...More

1  Thank Dave E
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  • Food
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Cuisine
Cafe, Diner, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-741-3812
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