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General Wolfe Hotel

$$ - $$$
Canadian, International
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1237 Main Street, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-385-2611
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Alexandria Bay, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The ferry from Kingston, Ontario to Wolfe island was packed. ️We figured there would be no place to eat. We were shocked to see the restaurant empty. It surely wasn't due to the food or friendly service. The curry chicken soup left my tastebuds wanting more and the Montreal smoked meat sandwich was great. We had a wonderful friendly hostess.

Thank Suzanne H
Honolulu, Hawaii
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2 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I had a great time on Wolfe Island. The whole town is so small but it is a great place to hang out for the afternoon. The hotel is very rustic and not that economical, however it adds to the overall experience. One night is good.

Thank nattofeet
Courtice, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Simply Delicious.. Homemade burger grilled to perfection. Comfortable setting. Definitely Recommend to anyone who visits Wolfe Island.

Thank BillyMac13
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I would have rated this hotel 0 if there had been an option to do so. I stayed here for two nights (I would have cancelled the second if I could have without penalty), and the service was horrendous. I telephoned to let the owners know that I would arrive late (it was a long weekend, I had to work,... More 

1 Thank Ciannin
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I'm always reluctant to complain about service but this one needs to be addressed . We were 3 couples...no other customers in the restaurant. .and we waited one hour for our food to be served.! Even then the eggs were over cooked, toast cold and soggy. The server was polite however the wait was beyond ridiculous. Go to the WIPP... More 

1 Thank MABOttawa
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The General Hotel is an icon and has been around for many years. It offers rooms has a bar and pool tables. We had lunch there recently and the staff were gracious and the food was average.

Thank jbcarrharris
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We were ready for lunch after coming off the ferry. There was ample parking across the street so we decided to give this place a try. The decor is very dated and only two tables had customers. We considered turning around and leaving but decided to stay. We were pleasantly surprised at how much we enjoyed our lunch. Service was... More 

Thank 102JOE102
Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

After a long day of bicycling from Trenton, Ontario, I was well lnto my bicycle trip around Lake Ontario and impressed with Wolfe Hotel and wanted to more of it. The General Wolfe Hotel had a vacancy and I tried to book into the Hotel but when I asked about where I could safely keep by bicycle they tolld me... More 

Thank Gary I
Smiths Falls, Canada
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We popped in to the General Wolfe after driving around on Wolfe Island. It's located near the ferry terminal. The restaurant serves a wide selection of home cooked meals. On this visit I chose a burger.... and it was delicious and juicy. The Wolfe is licensed and has a limited selection of beer and other drinks. If you don't feel... More 

Thank Bill D
Dorset, Canada
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I had a minor disagreement with the hotel. However, they were quite decent about the matter, and resolved it very satisfactorily. I was impressed by the manner in which they approached the situation. There was very likely a financial cost to their decision, but it left me with good feelings about their maturity and compassion. I would highly recommend this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Canadian, International
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1237 Main Street, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Wolfe Island
  • Phone Number: +1 613-385-2611

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