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The Village House

) #1 of 23 Restaurants in Wakefield ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
+1 819-459-1445
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pig cheek” (8 reviews)
“short ribs” (8 reviews)
“poutine” (26 reviews)
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Canadian, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
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Reviews (159)
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a lovely dinner here to celebrate our daughter's 8th birthday and were so impressed with the quality and creativity of the food we had. A beautiful spot right by the river, fantastic service, and delicious food. So satisfying, and would definitely go back...More

Thank travelmuppet0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great local business in Wakefield. Exceptional food and service. Great atmosphere for a night out without kids.

Thank Tanya H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be prepared for a long, long wait, and an astoundingly meagre supply of the food you thought you could curb an appetite with. Come here for the taste, and fill up elsewhere (unless you want to order twice over). They do have the good sense...More

1  Thank Gary K
thevillagehouse759, Owner at The Village House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gary, Sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience. You must have joined us on July 3rd which was the craziest day for everyone in Wakefield. Every restaurant ran out of food and wait times were longer than expected and I apologize for that....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped by here on a rainy evening for dinner on the way to set up camp at Lac Philippe, and was immediately glad that I did. This rustic restaurant with about 20 seats with an open kitchen serves small plates a la tapas. I...More

Thank Kien G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is exceptional. I have never eaten a meal here and been disappointed, everything is always delicious. I can't recommend this place enough. If it was closer to Ottawa I would visit even more often. The staff is great, they are very friendly...More

Thank SauceGirl
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had the lobster bisque as an entrée, and braised beef as a main course. Husband had the pan-seared trout. All three were excellent, but the lobster bisque was particularly good, with well-balanced flavours, a rich broth, and a perfectly cooked piece of lobster. Atmosphere is...More

Thank Ambra D
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We ate at The Village House as a couple, each ordering a first course, entree and dessert. First course wad OK, entrees were excellent, and desserts were OK so overall we were happy but found it a bit expensive for what it was (118$ +...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Started with the lamb poutine. Yummy and rich. Main course was the short rib... surprise no bone.... and it was so tender you won't need your knife to cut it. Service is warm and personable

Thank caml77
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The food is always delicious here. The set menu was well thought out and well executed. The small plates Sunday is also delicious.

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Very special place, The pickerel was the best! Small plates but excellent food and service. It was interesting to see your food being prepared from our table.

Thank Jeephead
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15 May 2016|
Response from FOTOFREAK | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call - I think not - Sunday is small plates day - if you haven't had the experience, try it - highly recommended - just call it a late brunch!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
Canadian, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 759, Riverside Drive, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Outaouais Region  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 819-459-1445
  • E-mail
Rustic charm in the heart of Wakefield Village. We are a small 26 seat restaurant, with an outdoor patio that seats another 20. Our restaurant serves upscale comfort food, great wines and local brews. All while dining with views of the Gatineau River and hills.
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