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) #5 of 73 Restaurants in Lindsay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, , International
155 St David Street, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 4Z6, Canada
+1 705-328-3510
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Canadian, International, Asian, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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155 St David Street, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 4Z6, Canada
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11 - 20 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 20 December 2016

We visited Misto this past weekend for the first time and loved it! All of the appitizers sounded so good we couldn't chose. We decided to get a mix of 4 different appitizers and they were all awesome! My husband had the jerk Chicken special...More

Thank roshell
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

So glad you enjoyed! Yes, the only bad thing about Misto is having to choose between items on Chef's amazing menu. They are all so delicious! Most folks order a variety and then just share among themselves. Then there is the desserts...and it all starts...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Homemade key lime pie is the best! I enjoyed it very much. So good was the key lime pie for desert at lunch

Thank seeuthereMarkham
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

So happy that you enjoyed the pie! It has the perfect mix of sour and creaminess all held together by the homemade graham crust. It has quickly become one of the favorites :)

Reviewed 19 November 2016

Something for everyone and excellent presntation...look forward to returning...very casual atmosphere....difficult to decide what to order...everything looked so good.

Thank MissBeee
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Glad you enjoyed! Yes, the difficult part is deciding what to order from Chef's wonderfully eclectic menu. Looking forward to your return :)

Reviewed 3 November 2016

This was our second dinner here, service was excellent, very friendly. We had the Swiss burger, which was very tasty and great value, and the Red Thai chicken and rice, which was excellent. A very interesting menu, extremely reasonable prices, definitely worth coming to this...More

Thank musich0use
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Your review is very much appreciated. Giving a first hand experience is the best form of advertising, and given our location it really does help. Thank you again! :)

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We have ate there a few times now and have enjoyed the experiences. Loved the owners and the food was much better then you would expect for its location and size. Being a server myself the four stars we gave are well deserved probably even...More

Thank Jason H
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your review Jason! Having being served by you in the past, at your location, I would give 'you' five stars. Servers are a hard group to please because they are hyper-aware, when it comes to food and what a restaurant offers, so...More

Reviewed 22 October 2016

I always go here when I'm in Lindsay. The food is beyond belief! Such a treasure to have such a high level of quality service and food out here in the Kawarthas! The staff and chef are just awesome and make you feel very welcome....More

Thank Quinntet
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Wow! Your review is amazing and we are truly thankful for your praise. Chef absolutely enjoys what he does and it shows. We also have been blessed to have amazing staff who also love what they do and love interacting with our wonderful guests.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Just returned from another great meal. The owners are the chefs and they do a fantastic job. They've recently changed up the menu and I love the fact that they've added appetizers to the menu as well. Tonight I tried the Lousiana chicken with waffles,...More

Thank LastMango
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Chef Efren thanks you for your wonderful review! He is a stickler for perfection, so even the waffles are his own homemade recipe. Your menu choices were wonderful. Thank you for your continued support for our little Misto :)

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Thanks to TripAdvisor for steering us toward this hidden gem. International menu with lots of variety. We had the Thai red curry chicken with rice and the Indonesian stir fry; both were wonderfully flavourful and cooked just right. Very personable chef came to our table...More

Thank AllistonFoodie
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Chef loves people as much as he does cooking the amazing meals for his guests at Misto. Thank you for your wonderful review as this helps others who are looking for something wonderful and different to try.

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Love the owners so friendly and kind. The food is always amazing. I always get a clubhouse and Fries. . Real chicken on it always fresh bread and veggies french fries are homemade. Just love everything about this place.More

Thank Shawna C
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Thank you for your wonderful review and patronage Shawna! It is not difficult to be friendly and kind, when we have amazing customers like yourself, who are so giving and genuinely kind to us as well. It makes what we do so much more worthwhile...More

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch there. It was very pleasant. The price was reasonable. I had a Hamburg (I think it was called Joes burger) and a side Caesar salad. My husband had The French connection. He was pleased. Nice people!! I would recommend this place for...More

Thank ClaudiaCurt
EfrenCharlene, Owner at Misto, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thank you for your review Claudia. We do try our best to keep the prices reasonable, especially since we do not use any frozen foods, and make everything from scratch. The 'Jerry's Burger' is what you most likely had. It is named after one of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 St David Street, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K9V 4Z6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kawartha Lakes  >  Lindsay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-328-3510
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Inviting, sunny little family restaurant, with a Bistro setting that is fully licensed. Nestled in the eastern part of Lindsay, at the corner of Needham and St. David Street. There is ample free parking, and it is just minutes from the downtown core. We have built our menu to be fresh, healthy, and delicious: the perfect mix. We aim to use ingredients that are as locally-sourced and as seasonally-fresh as possible. Some samples of dishes are: Asian Soup, Trinidad Roti and Curries, Jerk Chicken with Stewed Lentils and Brown Rice, Indonesian Bami Goreng, Stir-Fry Dishes, Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Misto Salad, Vegetarian Wraps and Sandwiches, Homemade Desserts...And much more. Take-out available.
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