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Cork Restaurant

146 Metcalfe Street, Elora, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
+1 519-846-8880
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
19 Nov 2016
“A pleasant surprise in the delightful town . . .”
13 Sep 2016
“What a gem!”
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Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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146 Metcalfe Street, Elora, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
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Reviews (213)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing service fabulous food and intimate atmosphere for a special evening. Pricy but well worth it !

Thank mary jane S
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for telling us you enjoyed your night out at Cork. We try to make every visit to Cork special for people and we are so glad you enjoyed it. We hope we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is very good. The chef puts together an interesting menu, and the food is of high quality, well-prepared and presented. In light of the quality of the food, the prices represent good value for money. The portions are neither too small nor...More

Thank Greg H
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing a smile with your review. Mother's Day was a busy day and we cannot commend our kitchen and serving staff enough for putting out excellent food and providing excellent service. I think this shows a team working at something in which...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

nice little spot downtown Elora, but not much to write home about... not appealing enough either food or drinks to go back againMore

Thank Martin B
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

We appreciate that you took the time to write a review, however, you have not given us anything to go on. We take our reviews seriously and often they give us some idea on changes we should make. Your review doesn't help us grow. If...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Visited the beautiful village of Elora, on Feb. 18, and after enjoying a nice stroll along the streets, we decided to stop at the Cork restaurant. When we placed the order, the server asked us if we wanted : tap water, bottled water or filtered...More

Thank Maria G
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. You are right, water is not cheap, unless you choose tap water. Elora, as you may know, is in a battle with "big water - Nestle" about the rights to our water in town. When...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017

What a lovely restaurant! Due to it's slightly higher priced menu, we had no difficulty in getting seated at prime lunch time in this elegant establishment. The servers were polite and informative (although they could slow down in the description of the days specials!) The...More

Thank Barb A
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were gifted a certificate to Cork by our kids for Christmas. They heard what a fabulous time we had the first time we visited. So, for a belated Valentine dinner and an early Birthday dinner, we decided to cash on the certificate. Fabulous! Tara...More

Thank Muriel M
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I often walk down to the Cork for dinner. We luv to dine outside in the summer months. Food has always been delish and Staff always friendly. Might want to make reservations if you don't like waiting. I have tried many dishes...More

Thank Dawn F
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

This is a review that brings a smile. Thank you for taking the time to write. We love what we do and are always happy when our guests love it too. You are probably aware that we have just launched our newest menu and there...More

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great food, great Service. The beet salad is awesome. I had the Halibut and it was almost perfect. My wife had the chicken supreme and it is well named. Try the "forbidden Rice", it should not be forbidden for anyone, its delish. Lots to eat,...More

Thank oldfisher2016
eloracork, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We have just reopened after 3 weeks vacation and everyone was very excited to launch our new menu. Your review has made us all happy to start back. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 29 December 2016

A group of old friends from the Elora/Salem decided to get together for a supper out. We made a reservation at Cork Restaurant for 6 o'clock. The meal I ordered was tasty and filling. I ordered a chicken entrée , two glasses of wine along...More

Thank 22Katherine
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

I am glad that you found your meal both tasty and filling. I am sorry you left feeling that you had been pushed out. When you called to make your 6:00 pm reservation you were told that we have 2 hour seatings. Yes, we close...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

We have just moved to Elora and we were looking for a place to celebrate our new home. Chose Elora Cork because we figured with the name, the chance of a good wine list would be likely. We were not disappointed. Our waitress was knowledge,...More

Thank Muriel M
StarrCanada, Owner at Cork Restaurant, responded to this review

We are happy to have fellow wine lovers in Elora! We love wine and we love learning about it. We also like sharing what we find with our guests. We are happy you have moved to town and we look forward to seeing you again...More

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Please provide the dinner menu.
19 April 2017|
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Response from Barb A | Reviewed this property |
It's best to check their website and call ahead if you've concerns regarding allergies, however they are very accommodating and very helpful, so I'm sure you'll be able to find suitable meal choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Metcalfe Street, Elora, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Elora
  • Phone Number: +1 519-846-8880
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Announcing the fresh flair of Cork, Elora's new restaurant that's certain to be your new favourite. Owners Trella and Stephanie welcome you with a creative menu and friendly atmosphere. Expect fine flavours, relaxed comfort, and warm memories from Cork. Fabulous Wines, Craft Beer and Spirits.