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The Common Market

136 Ontario St | at William street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Y4, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (11 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
136 Ontario St | at William street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Y4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly professional service. Large cappuccinos. Quick service bug not rushed out. Fresh produce to buy. View towards lake over road.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had great coffee and scones at The Common Market on a Sat morning. Scones were really fresh with a nice fruit flavour. Coffee choices for fresh brewed were Med or Dark roast. We had medium and it was great. Many choices of coffee were available...More

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Our first day in Kingston my wife and I stopped here for a light lunch. We were not particularly hungry and split the grilled cheese sandwich which was very good. The place is small and the menu is limited but it was just right for...More

Thank RetiredGuyJack
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I had coffee, quinoa salad, chocolate pastry , and I ask for a salami, and they sliced it up for me. and the whole experience was very good, will go again.

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I live in Kingston and I drink coffee regularly. I have tried mostly all of the coffee places in the city and have been disappointed with the consistency of the offerings. Then I discovered "The Common Market". Great coffee with consistent friendly service. Slightly pricier...More

Thank 1Barty
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

It cant get wrong....I have been there multiple times and the quality remains steady ....if you are in town and are looking for a good place beyond coffee chains, you will enjoy it!

Thank ctorontoaswell
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This café is a little off of downtown Kingston, but what a find, the lovely old stone building, interesting cappuccinos and lattes, lovely sweets, out of this world chocolate croissant's, and some interesting groceries, meat, cheese, some premade meals. Just an interesting place. Wish it...More

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I regularly travel to Kingston for work for 1-3 weeks at a time. When I get tired of eating in restaurants, I get a take-and-bake meal from The Common Market. They are excellent and have options such as Butter Chicken with Basmati rice, Chicken Parmesan,...More

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Great coffee shop with a nice selection of food and groceries. Love that they use multatuli/north roast.coffee!

Thank shaunalynch
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great sandwiches but the price just went up so its about $10 with tax for a sandwich now. I'm afraid I won't be going back ..way too expensive...

Thank Tim A
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Ellie S
1 September 2016|
Response from Ioene D | Reviewed this property |
613 548 8400 is the Common Market number as shown on my "Enjoy your 10th cup free" card!
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Ontario St | at William street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 2Y4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston
613 389-4478 new place is similar to a starbucks or second cup...coffees sandwiches pastries, soups chili, in one of Kingstons most historic buildings
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