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Cafe 13 Main Street

13 Main St, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 7G9, Canada
+1 519-622-1799
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (22 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 Main St, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 7G9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The short ribs were well seasoned and well cooked. The service was fine. Not the best to watch sports because many customers are not involved.

Thank Dorten
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the place to ourselves... sometimes this could be a bad thing, but this time this worked out in our favor. The server was prompt and the food was fresh and quick.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The reviews on the new ownership 13 were concerning to read before we attended however the service was very good and the food was good. I would have liked it to have been great and maybe with some more time for the new staff and...More

Thank Stu C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Last night we were there with friends. Our server had no idea how to make a basic cocktail, we had to wait for 1 hour for our meal while people who came after us were served. We had to ask for napkins, utensils, condiments and...More

Thank AmyMBP
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lunch with a colleague. Food (burger and salad) and beer very good. Wait on the high side (30 mins) .., busy place. Price medium-high ($30/person).

Thank irishbloke
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My group of friends (6 in total) decided to celebrate New Years Eve with a nice dinner and drinks before hanging out at home to ring in 2018. We arrived at 5:00 - well before the dinner rush, hoping to have attentive service. Our friends...More

2  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This place has been around for a long time and I had never visited it. My mental image of the place was completely and pleasantly wrong. We ordered two sandwiches with fries and they were really good, a decent selection of craft brews to choose...More

Thank KerryLDS
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Unless you are young and Rich don't bother. Had 1drink and was cut off and I was sober I am disabled and have A limp but was told no service here . If you are handicapped you would want to avoid this place

2  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Dropped in for lunch pre theatre. Service was great and the food really good. Menu is not overly extensive but often that translates into made in house not frozen and reheated. The burgers were great and appeared hand made, the fries are fresh cut. They...More

Thank CathP027
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The new part upstairs is called Local Taproom. Go into the Cafe 13 main floor, stroll passed the bar and turn left up the stairs. At the top of the stairs turn right, and voila you have the Local Taproom. It's an open concept beer...More

Thank SoxFan08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Main St, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 7G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-622-1799
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Cafe 13 is located in a historic bank building in the heart of the Galt section of Cambridge. We provide fresh food using local farms and products to contruct interesting yet affordable dishes.
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