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Electric City Garden - CLOSED

373 Queen St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 3J7, Canada
+1 705-749-1909
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good3%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“toby” (12 reviews)
“chef” (12 reviews)
“establishment” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Canadian, International
373 Queen St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 3J7, Canada
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Just loved this place. Coffee was very aromatic. I could smell it as I entered the restaurant. Service was excellent and the food was very, very good. I only wish I had discovered this establishment earlier as I found out the owner was going to...More

1  Thank PerthDarter
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I picked this restaurant for our anniversary dinner, and based on the reviews I was a little nervous. Many seemed positive, but in talking to people living in Peterborough, we got a "hmmm" kind of response. When we arrived at 1830 on a Saturday night,...More

Thank AXAllen
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We hadn't visited this restaurant in years, have we been missing out! great wines, great selection of fine dishes prepared by an amazing chef that will come out and talk to his patrons. Plan your visit soon, you will be pleased.

Thank Stewartaudia4
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Four of us had a spectacular dinner. The owner, Toby, is a marvellous host and chef. He opened up specially for us and then spoiled us greatly. Two of us enjoyed the scrumptious pork and mushrooms smothered in a delicious sauce. One had the Chicken...More

Thank cau47
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I could not believe that this restaurant is rated so low on TripAdvisor. It really is the BEST place to eat in Peterborough. In fact, as FOODIES that have travelled extensively; this place sets the bar very, very high . I read the "terrible" reviews-...More

1  Thank FantasticFoodies1
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

What can i say that would do chef Toby's food justice ?! Not enough. Check it out yourself but until you do... Goat cheese salad. So yummy Pineapple and crab salad. Divine. The pineapple amd seafood combo was amazing. Catfish and jambalaya with green beans...More

1  Thank Jen A
Reviewed 10 March 2016

My wife and I have been here several times and still comment each time that this place should be called "Eclectic City Garden" rather than "Electric City Garden!" EVERYTHING about this place is quirky, starting with the decor and including the staff (in a wonderful...More

3  Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 2 February 2016

What a great experience, when we first enter we were not sure what to expect with the eclectic collection of life treasures, everything has a story, from the paintings on the wall to the food. Toby is an artist with a great mastery of his...More

1  Thank Luke M
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This is a delightful place to spend a cozy evening. I prefer it in winter than in summer for some reason. Chef Toby always pleases his devoted customers. He can do the loaves and fishes thing for even the weirdest dietary restrictions.

1  Thank Kate K
Reviewed 15 November 2015

My partner and I are from Toronto but were visiting family in Peterborough and decided to try this place since it sounded different and my cousins had never been there. My boyfriend is a vegetarian and a picky eater, but we decided to see if...More

4  Thank Laura N
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Restaurant Details

Canadian, International
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Queen St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 3J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +1 705-749-1909
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