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The Maids' Cottage

223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
+1 905-954-0202
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (62 reviews)
“tarts” (44 reviews)
“quiche” (15 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is just a wonderful place to eat. It's quaint atmosphere and welcoming staff make you feel right at home. The food is homemade goodness, with enough variety to please everyone in the family. Our group keeps going back for the cabbage rolls and the...More

Thank Faraway5
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very attentive staff and delicious meals! Love the butter tarts! Great that they also have gluten free options!

Thank Top4o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went with friends for late breakfast. Food and service were outstanding. Atmosphere was enjoyable. All food tastes homemade and is served hot and fresh. Will definitely go again.

1  Thank John R K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place for its cute and quaint decor , it’s mixed jumble of tea cups , and natural lighting. They say they have the best butter tarts, and they are very good, but I have had better at a place in Bancroft. Lunch...More

1  Thank roadtripper065
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have spent many afternoons looking for the best butter tarts in Southern Ontario. Lately we have visited 5 locations in the Toronto area and we're liking the Maid's Cottage as our number one spot. The atmosphere is great, the staff is very friendly, the...More

Thank johnnybaggs2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed a light meal at Maids' Cottage with my daughter last summer and we sat on the patio, which is on a quaint street in Newmarket. Not many patio seats, but we were lucky to get one. The meal was nice, but dessert --...More

Thank facc1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fresh homemade food: soups, sandwiches on their own bread and delicious desserts. Butter tarts are a winner...literally! . Friendly staff. All extremely good!

Thank ellen r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good homemade lunches. Soups and sandwich's. It's like going back in time. Your tea is served in a china tea pot and then china tea cups. Great service, good value. Would not recommend taking the men..... a little too frilly.

Thank plainjane2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite butter tarts on the planet, HOWEVER...their prices have gone insane. Not cool at all...

Thank thrassosv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my husband and mom for a quick breakfast ! Not only were they efficiently fast but the food was delicious. The French toast was absolutely to die for. Best ive ever had honestly. Pecan tart was delicious as well! Secret lil get...More

Thank Tee B
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13 July 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free butter tarts, meat pies and fruit pies. yes they will take reservations
13 July 2016|
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24 July 2015|
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Response from stick2theplan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen groups of seven in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Main St S, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Newmarket
  • Phone Number: +1 905-954-0202
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