Beginning on SEPTEMBER 22, 2021, individuals will need to show proof of vaccination – PDF document printed or on a smart phone showing two doses at least 14 days prior to entering the premises alongside a photo ID at the following settings:

  • Restaurants and bars (excluding outdoor patios, as well as take-out and delivery)

  • Meetings and Event Spaces (Banquet Halls and Conferences / Convention Centers) – this includes weddings.

The Idlewyld is open for dining!


Brunch: Sun 11:00 am–2:00 pm

Lunch: Tue–Sat 11:30 am–2:00 pm

Dinner: Tue–Sun 5:00 pm–8:15 pm

Please call us at 519-432-5554 to make your reservation now.


Treat yourself to an unforgettable culinary experience as you dine in style at the Idlewyld restaurant, surrounded by the elegance of our Victorian mansion.


Our 70-seat dining room offers a locally-inspired menu of contemporary and traditional favourites and decadent desserts, complemented by our selection of award-winning wines, and draughts and ales on tap.

Savour every moment in the comfort of our sun-filled dining room, enjoy some al fresco dining on our gracious front porch, or escape to Idlewyld’s hidden Garden Courtyard. 

Don't forget to check our events calendar , and join us for an evening of live music or Murder Mystery Dinner! 

Sign up for our Celebration Club , and enjoy a complimentary dessert when you join us for your Birthday or Anniversary. 


Dining Room Hours

Complimentary Continental Breakfast is included with your Guest Room stay.
Reservations are not required for breakfast but are recommended for dinner.

Call 519.432.5554 for reservations or make a reservation with Open Table online.