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Dougalls on the Bay

) #4 of 20 Restaurants in Brighton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , , Vegetarian Friendly
75 Harbour St | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
+1 613-475-4142
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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75 Harbour St | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We go to Brighton a few times a year and always stopped at Dougalls, now called The Whistling Duck, today was no different. We started our road trip about noon thinking we'll stop at the restaurant about 2/3 o'clock. As we walked up to the...More

Thank kellyroy59
Reviewed 6 days ago

We made a reservation for eight people, Sat 15 July at 7p.m. We arrived on time and the restaurant was very busy and very loud. Our server was a pleasant young lady however it was obvious that she was not experienced nor did she have...More

Thank Curtis C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Service was terrible - not the wait staff but the kitchen. We were seated with a warning that the kitchen was over an hour behind. Felt bad for the wait staff. The location is wonderful, but doomed to failure if they can't get their kitchen...More

Thank absbrooks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good roast beef au jus. Patio is great for relaxing with a drink overlooking the water. Staff friendly, attentive and did not try to rush us away as we enjoyed our drinks and the view.

Thank LuvGettingLost
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New look, crew & food with the new owner. MUCH better than its ever been! Great menu selection for any family member, current decor and fantastic atmosphere. Also a much improved waterside dining patio. It's definitely Brightons busiest & best restaurant with everyone we know...More

Thank brendabreton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried Dougalls again on Saturday since we had heard of a change of owners. They have also supposedly changed the name to the Whistling Duck but still answer the phone as Dougalls. I made the reservation for 7 and we arrived and were seated...More

Thank Penny H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dougall's On The Bay is no more. It has a new owner and a new name - see The Whistling Duck, Brighton Ontario. Everything you ever disliked about this restaurant - is no longer.....new owner - new menu - new decor! Hallelujah! So nice to...More

1  Thank marleyandmike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch their yesterday, and the weather had cleared up and warmed up enough to enjoy lunch on their patio ... it was great. We had the nachos, these were ok, but everything else was amazing. The seafood chowder, the Montreal smoked sandwich but...More

1  Thank Shelley J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at "The Whistling Duck" restaurant on several occasions since the new owner took over and made multiple improvements to the decor and the menu. The service is good and friendly. There is lots to chose from on the menu. Everything we've ordered...More

Thank RRC1203
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I took some friends there for lunch last year, and the food was delicious! Now with new owners, I hear its even better! We desperately need a night club in Brighton! There is absolutely NOTHING for singles and for those who like going out to...More

1  Thank sylaicken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Harbour St | Ontario, Brighton, Ontario K0K 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 613-475-4142
  • E-mail
Casual, waterfront dining overlooking Presqu'ile Bay. Serving Angus Beef, Seafood, fresh made burgers, unique sandwiches, pasta, house-made soups and chowder. Locally sourced food, wine and beer. Children's menu available.
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