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The Purple House Cafe

165 Main St, Gananoque, Ontario K7G 2M1, Canada
+1 613-463-9296
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak pizza” (7 reviews)
“salad” (41 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Main St, Gananoque, Ontario K7G 2M1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was worth the drive into Gann to sit outside and enjoy a wood fire pizza on the patio. Nice pies that have the taste of fresh from the garden ingredients. I loved that the oven was right next to our table and we could...More

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Great pizza with a wonderful atmosphere! Excellent service, beautiful garden. Was there with family and had a great experience, a must visit in Gananoque.

Thank Gansushi
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Kerry, Erin and the staff are just awesome. Oh, and the wood fired pizzas are great. Erin's horticultural talents makes the patio experience special, especially for the gardeners out there. The overall experience at the Purple House is as enjoyable as dining can get. You...More

Thank Muskie08
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I'll keep this one short and sweet. Great staff. Great food. Little on the pricey side for the portion size of the pizza. Again the service was aweosme. Pizza was well cooked. Quite the line up to get into this place so show up early...More

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We went there last night, although end of season it was still open. We ate perfectly made pizza's and desserts in the cozy garden. The charming hostess/owner (i forgot to ask her name) really made us feel at home.

Thank FT A
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stumbled across this place almost by accident as somewhere to grab a cold beer on a hot day. As it was almost the end of the season, pretty much everywhere else in Gananoque was closed by 4pm. We decided to go back that evening...More

Thank Hi2LoobyLoo
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Loved the pizza here. We went things seemed to be wrapping up after a very busy summer with much of the help having left for school, so service was a little slow (though very friendly) but it was so nice sitting outside on the beautiful...More

Thank L R
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

You definitely want to sit outside. Someone else described it as funky, and I'd agree...like sitting on a patio in Big Sur or Santa Cruz. The server was sweet and the food came out promptly. The wood fired pizza was delicious.

Thank Terrace809
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Don't miss this gem of a restaurant where the food is made fresh, including herbs picked from the garden. The hosts are very friendly long time locals who make you feel like you've been invited over for dinner. The salad and pizza were both fantastic...More

Thank Julie_Gerard
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Visited three times for dinner in the past month with family and friends. Stunning garden setting if the weather is good. Cozy atmosphere indoors with retro tables and chairs (very comfy) if you prefer. Dinner menu is focused on a selection of pizzas (GF crust...More

Thank KiwiFan17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Gananoque, Ontario K7G 2M1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Gananoque
  • Phone Number: +1 613-463-9296
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We are closed for the season. Thankyou all for a great season! See you in May.
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