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The Joint Cafe - CLOSED

43 Cork St E, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2W7, Canada
+1 519-265-8508
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Canadian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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43 Cork St E, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2W7, Canada
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11 - 20 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Recently tried for breakfast on a Sunday morning. Service and breakfast sandwich was good but there wasn't a lot to choose from. Artwork on the walls was a nice touch. Downtown location with street parking only.

1  Thank T M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The one point is for good ingredients. Unfortunately they couldn't put them together in under an hour, or serve them hot. And there were only two other tables and one was complaining of slow service and cold food. We were thinking they were picky but...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I had the best kale salad here that I've ever had in a restaurant. It was massaged! I also had a very good scone. The ambiance is relaxed and friendly. If you're not in a hurry, it doesn't really matter if the service is slow.

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I used to LOVE this place but had not been several months. Everything has changed. The food was just OK....nothing special. The white wine was served room temperature. Service was quite friendly but nothing out of the ordinary. I was so disappointed. I think they...More

Thank hwalker45
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Great little place. Good food. Lots of art from local artists on the walls. Great for breakfast. Have also been for lunch. Definitely good as a place for something different

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I love the Joint. Its a great little spot for brunch and lunch. The menu always features fresh ingridients and fun takes on old classics. It is a great place to go on a date or bring family. One thing though is that most of...More

Thank Shanti H
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We've been to The Joint twice. The first time when it just opened. It was passable, but did not have much to recommend it, so we never gave it much thought after that. The second time was in April 2016. Things don't seem to have...More

Thank Stephen B
TheJointTeam, Owner at The Joint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2016

Hi Stephen B., We are very sorry to hear about your experience at The Joint Cafe. We would love the opportunity to see you back. We hope you will return to allow us to change your view of our establishment. Thank you. Sincerely, Kevin L.

Reviewed 4 April 2016

We had not been to The Joint Café in about a month, and I kind of missed it, so when we found the time to go back we were excited, and the joint did not disappoint. The food was delicious and lots of it, the...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend for brunch and it was delicious. We both got the grilled cheese with kettle cooked chips and it was the best grilled cheese I've ever had. All the different cheeses inside mixed with the garlic vinaigrette was like a...More

Thank Madeline96
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Went for open mike night after work , what a amazing time ... Amazing group of talented people . Jen the manager is amazing .. Tentative , funny , always smiling .. And is always so busy... I can't believe all that she does ......More

Thank fast_feet_82
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Cork St E, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2W7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-265-8508
  • E-mail
Welcome to The Joint Cafe located in downtown Guelph. The cafe is a cool and comfortable place to relax and grab a Birds & Beans coffee, glass of wine, craft beer or custom cocktail. We offer a variety of beer by the bottle, such as Mill Street Organic & Tankhouse, as well as Stonehammer Dark & Pilsner & Wellington SPA. Our food is second to none and is all made from scratch in house. Check out our menu on our website.Take a seat in front of our fireplace and chill out with a favourite magazine or book. Our team is ready to serve you and allow you some quiet time to just decompress from the day.We do offer free wi-fi to our guests, but we are a laptop free zone from 11am-2pm & during our evening dining. It is important to us to keep our tables open for our dining clientele.
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