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The Village House

££ - £££, ,
759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
+1 819-459-1445
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“short ribs” (9 reviews)
“poutine” (26 reviews)
“pig cheek” (8 reviews)
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Canadian, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here last week. Tthe service was good, the food, although quite good, was not worth the price we paid. Also the servings were too small. Don't go there is you have a good appetite.

1  Thank Bobberts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn’t sure what I was expecting but it was amazing! Maybe it’s just the venue which looks quite understated from the outside, but inside it is warm and friendly with the kitchen in full view. The winter salad was so delicious amd the vegetarian...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not just the food that makes The Village House stand out - although it's excellent - who knew that pig's cheek was a delicacy? The atmosphere is beautifully intimate. The house itself is wonderful - both inside and out. I look forward to meals...More

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an early Sunday dinner after skating in the forest. The three of us sampled most of the Sunday small-plate menu. We shared six plates and three desserts. All to die for. We'd have a hard time picking the best ones but foie gras...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Ate here with my husband and a friend recently. We were blown away by the food!! Super fresh, great portions, beautiful presentations and delicious! The service was great, as well as the atmosphere. Loved everything we ate. We will definitely be back the next time...More

Thank HKJ420
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The restaurant is across from the river, located in an old style house. The furnishings and decor were basic and minimal, which was nice. The food is very good, with serving sizes were a little on the small side. The only complaint is that we...More

1  Thank joried
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We try to come to Wakefield once a year just for the dining experience in this restaurant.. He really knows his way around the kitchen. Always try a few new things . Pigs cheeks very good. Nice wine list. Beautiful evening. We will be back...More

Thank Aapwilbur
Reviewed 2 November 2017

After a Saturday hike in the Gatineau Hills we drove another 30min to see the Wakefield Covered Bridge set against the fall colours. However, the highlight of our day was eating dinner here. Each of us couldn't help remarking how difficult it was to choose...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Charming with beautiful river view from old home. We had the Pickerel and the Braised Beef- both very tasty. Desert was classic Creme Brûlée.

Thank houston72
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Lucked out having a warm evening so enjoyed being on the patio savouring the interesting flavours. Great service, interesting menu, local ingredients, fabulous wine list.

Thank Mary Anne A
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14 May 2016|
Response from FOTOFREAK | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call - I think not - Sunday is small plates day - if you haven't had the experience, try it - highly recommended - just call it a late brunch!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$39
Canadian, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Outaouais Region  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 819-459-1445
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Rustic charm in the heart of Wakefield Village. We are a small 26 seat restaurant, with an outdoor patio that seats another 20. Our restaurant serves upscale comfort food, great wines and local brews. All while dining with views of the Gatineau River and hills.
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