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Grill on the Gull

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Canadian, Italian, Grill
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115 Main Street, Minden, Ontario, Canada
+1 705-286-3886
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12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
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Guelph, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We love the Grill! First because Ellie and Shawn (friendly, caring, personal attention owners, cooks and servers!) and Mary Lou (exceptional service and personal attention) and because as a Vegan, I know I can get a fantastic meal and my husband will be happy with his non-vegan meal - every visit. For example, this past weekend, Shawn prepared a gluten... More 

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Thank Jackie W
Orillia
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We did our yearly motorcycle ride through Minden and did our usual stop at the Grill on the Gull . The place has a perfect patio with a breathtaking views and provides a cool summer breeze. The server was actually the owner and as usual she was friendly and oddly she remembered us from last year. The meal was excellent... More 

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Thank Tim R
Waterloo, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

The waitress recommended it and she was spot on. Too bad my husband forgot the take out container on the table when he walked out tonight :(

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Thank Ontariogirly
Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Had the squash pasta with rose sauce. Sauce seemed like it came out of a jar. Pasta was well cooked but very bland with no real seasoning. Had a great opportunity to add flavour with roasted vegetables maybe but the choice was to slice up a few cherry tomatoes and put them on top. Added nothing to the dish. Do... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stopped on the way back for lunch. Nice view on the Gull River. Nice patio at the back. We had a good lunch. Friendly staff. The waitress brought coloring books for the kids.

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Location adjacent to the Gull River, two small patios with one table each have been constructed out over the river. Baby spinach salad with crisp apple, orange, raspberry, almond, blue cheese, mandarin orange/kiwi vinaigrette dressing. El Ninno burger with guacamole, spicy jalapeno javarti cheese, tomato, onion, lettice. Good choices.

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1 Thank TDDToronto
St. Catharines, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

We have had a family cottage in the Minden area for almost 20 years and have eaten in many of the local restaurants. On our 20th anniversary we decided to go into town for lunch. We have always wanted to try Grill on the Gull and finally we had the opportunity. When we walked inside, the atmosphere was immediately welcoming... More 

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Prince Edward County
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Driving a new (to us) route from Hwy 60 down to the 401, we stopped for a much needed break in the small riverside town of Minden. The Grill on the Gull had what we thought was the best location and the breezy porch with a view of the river was perfect on a sunny summer's day. Salad and burger... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Dinner on balcony over the Gull River. Had pasta dish, key lime pie, craft beer, all excellent and served well. Found a bit pricey, but it was overall a successful dining experience. Will return soon.

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Thank Paul I
Minden, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

My husband and I consider this the 'go to' place for intimate celebrations of any kind when we're at our country home. Food is well-presented and tasty, menu changes with the season and availability of fresh options, and the staff are awesome. Friendly owner Sean often regales with his music, and our favourite waitress Mary-Lou is a highlight! For a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Cuisine
Canadian, Italian, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Main Street, Minden, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Minden
  • Phone Number: +1 705-286-3886
Description
Patrons of Grill on the Gull say that it offers a one-of-a-kind dining experience with healthy, fresh made, high quality food in a relaxed and beautiful Mediterranean styled decor. Balconies and a large deck hang over the beautiful Gull River are ideal spots for an afternoon or evening getaway. The Grill on the Gull is the only restaurant in Minden to offer waterfront dining.

A great spot for celebrating family get togethers, birthdays and other special occasions, Grill on the Gull also offers on-site catering services.

Come by boat, come by car, come as you are. Grill on the Gull is ready to serve!

The restaurant is located in downtown Minden right beside the bridge on the bank of the Gull River. Reservations are recommended especially on weekends.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?