The Idlewyld is open for dining!

We are open for Breakfast daily and Lunch and Dinner from Tuesday to Sunday.


Lunch - Seating Times are from 11:30am to 2:00pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

Dinner - Dinner is served from 5:00pm to 7:30pm, Tuesday to Sunday

Please note that on Sundays, we are offering a Prix Fixe Brunch as the lunch offering from 11:00am to 2:00pm.

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

Breakfast   7 am - 10 am

Lunch        11:30 am - 2 pm, Tuesday to Saturday

Dinner        5 pm - 7:30 pm, Tuesday to Sunday

Prix Fixe Sunday Brunch   11 am - 2 pm

Saturday Afternoon Tea    2 pm - 4 pm, on March 20 and April 17

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.