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McKecks Tap & Grill

) #5 of 20 Restaurants in Haliburton $$ - $$$ American, ,
207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
+1 705-457-3443
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“wings” (15 reviews)
“salads” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good wings. Service was slow but there was only 1 waitress working on half price wing night. She tried her best . Caesar salad not good.

Thank kathyhutchings7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us. We made reservations for 5:30 pm on Thursday night. The place really filled up as we were there and when we left there was a lineup. It has a great atmosphere. We ordered the wings with the special sauce...More

Thank rtadros
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent place overall. Food and service was great. Would go back again if in that area. A few too many steps going up leading into the place for elderly people.

Thank johnnyneu22
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We needed somewhere informal for our last evening in the area and stumbled across McKecks which enjoys considerable local fame. It is a surprisingly large bar off the main street and feels like a friendly pub offering burgers and plain fare. Excellent value. Plenty of...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 13 June 2017

With the prices as they are, I'd had higher expectations than was what was delivered. At $13.50 for poutine, the fries should not be from frozen. Likewise the sweet-potato fries (there were two of us eating, I can't consume that many fries!) were also frozen...More

1  Thank m s
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I love the atmosphere here, the food is good, the beer and wine are good, the staff are very attentive. The beer is from a local micro brewery and is excellent. I had the maple ribs with chips and vegetables. Whenever we come to Haliburton...More

1  Thank Robin C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Looked forward to our outing and while not disappointed, the food was only average. The wings were on the small side and a touch overdone. Service was excellent and our server was extremely pleasant, and friendly.

Thank James M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I love this place. We stop in frequently on the way up to our cottage at Eagle Lake. Always great food. Varied menu, something for everyone, adults and kids alike.

Thank Kimberley M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Ive been coming to McKecks since,,,, 1986 or so, and sometimes i will drive the 2 hours just for a drink and their "skins" servers are amazing and friendly and the food.. OMG the food !!!!

Thank redisblue
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Very nice atmosphere. Fireplace, warm wood, candles, music and rustic décor. The servis is great, very cheerful, and fast. They have wonderful sandwiches, burgers from heaven, fries, delicious salads and apps. The poutine is also great. I have loved this place ever since they got...More

Thank Carol D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Highland Street | Ontario, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Haliburton
  • Phone Number: +1 705-457-3443
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Serving up authentic #myhaliburtonhighlands hospitality since 1986. Fully licensed by AGCO, rooftop smoke-free Patio, capacity of 200+
Flavorful food, true hospitality from a Team that earnestly welcomes you.
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