Days on Front

4.8
588 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
CAN$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Contemporary Canadian
Top tags:
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Days on Front offers contemporary Canadian Cuisine, reflective of a simplified, yet refined approach to taste. We are proud to offer the finest ingredients, sourced locally whenever possible. We shop for quality and consistency, and we strive to maintain our menu with the most interesting and intriguing seasonal ingredients. With our attentive knowledgeable staff, we are confident you will enjoy your dining experience
What 588 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.8based on recent ratings
4.8
Food
4.8
Service
4.5
Ambience
4.6
Value
Noise · Quiet
99% of people would recommend it to a friend
5
4
3
2
1
Sort by
Filters
OT
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Always enjoyable when we go to Days on Front! Staff and management are so nice and asking how everything is. Pleasant dining experience!!

Report
Helpful
OT
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

Excellent shrimp appetizer, steak and frites were on point, beef short rib, skip.

Sandwiched in a tiny corner table beside kitchen. Noisy.

For $100 meal, some elbow room would be ideal. Don’t stray from what you like here.

Nice style and service

Report
Helpful
BC
Las Vegas
19 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and great service.
We went for lunch and were pleased to find some of the great food we had tried before at supper was available in a lunch sized version.

Report
Helpful
WR
Ottawa
9 reviews
Dined on July 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great restaurant. Well run, very good food nice friendly environment. Always a pleasure to dine there

Report
Helpful
S
1 review
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Perfect as usual
Delicious and excellent service
The tuna was to die for

Report
Helpful
SP
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 29, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This was our 13th anniversary. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit, as we do every time we are there. We will be back.

Report
Helpful
TT
Toronto
15 reviews
Dined on June 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Always amazing...the food the service, the warm welcome. Not to be missed on a visit to Kingston. Always busy. Be sure to reserve.

Report
Helpful
LO
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing meal as always! This is our GO TO spot and I would highly recommend!

Report
Helpful
TL
1 review
Dined on June 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Chef is amazing! Always delicious eats. Great atmosphere and awesome servers

Report
Helpful
C
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

This time around service was less than professional, slow and not overly friendly.

Food on the other hand is always superb.

Lackluster wine list, featuring no wines of distinction.

Tip: Bring your favorite bottle of wine, the corkage fee of $CAN 18.00 is quite reasonable.

Report
Helpful
HY
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Very pleased with everything. Nice selection of appetizers, main menu. The dessert was fabulous, bread pudding. I would recommend this restaurant, and already have. A very nice evening out?

Report
Helpful
G
Ottawa
37 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Love this place. Gem in Kingston

Report
Helpful
J
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 18, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food, great staff, nice getaway in the west end. Standout appetizers.

Report
Helpful
CB
Naples
2 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had the Calamari and a ceasar salad. Calamari was crisp and tasty and the salad was fresh and fully flavoured. One of our favourite places.

Report
Helpful
BF
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Outstanding as always. The food and the service never disappoints.

Report
Helpful
D
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Great area in bar to catch an app and drink pre theatre!

Report
Helpful
SO
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Scallops were perfectly cooked, the bacon jam adds delicious flavour. Salads were very tasty with an interesting variety of greens.

Report
Helpful
SS
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

We were seated a a table perfect for three that had some privacy for good conversation. Well curated food and wine. Each selection had a “twist” making familiar dishes fresh and “new again”.

Report
Helpful
NS
1 review
Dined on June 11, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We had a lovely mid-afternoon lunch celebrating both a birthday and graduation with our family. The food did not disappoint. My gnocchi was delicious and the calamari was perfect with a light crispy coating and flavourful aioli. We also really enjoyed the cauliflower bites with the curry-type sauce. We treated ourselves to two shared desserts...yum! The service was attentive but unobtrusive. I will definitely go back.

Report
Helpful
GE
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Keep that wonderful lamb special from Saturday night on the menu!
My guest says it was the best meal he had eaten there ever!
As always, great service and fantastic food.

Report
Helpful
OT
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Everything was great

Report
Helpful
PS
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

My wife and I went to Days on Front for a celebratory dinner recently, and both agree we would go back again. Food was well prepared, and the menu was tempting. The location is a bit odd, but a nice addition to the west end of Kingston. They have done what they could to create ambiance in what looks like it might have once been an office in a strip mall, and they have succeeded beyond expectation.

Report
Helpful
MM
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This is one of my favourite restaurants in the area. The service is always amazing, but it is the food that always brings us back. We have tried many of the things on the menu and are always totally satisfied. I would highly recommend this restaurant!

Report
Helpful
TR
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

There is only one problem with Days on Front--too many people know about it. The quality is excellent, and so is the service (even when they are short one server). Parking is free and the value for money is excellent (how many restaurants offer a wine list of 40 bottles each under $30?). Plan in advance and be sure to make a reservation. They belong to OpenTable.ca so it's quick and easy to find out if they have room, even if they are closed at the time you want to book. Highly recommended!

Report
Helpful
T
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Yes. There were four in our party, one of whom was in a wheelchair and the accommodation and service around that was just fabulous. Our server, unfortunately her name escapes me, was just lovely to our friend who has a bit of difficulty expressing herself. It was a great experience, the first time she had been out with us in two years. Many thanks for your kindness and help.

Report
Helpful
JA
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Days on Front is a great place to go for lunch or dinner.
It is the other side of town for us so we usually save it for special occasions or if our companions joining us live in the West end.
The menu is varied enough for everyone.
Our family likes to cook but this restaurant ups the ingredients from everyday meals so it is treat to have a meal there.

Report
Helpful
AW
1 review
Dined on June 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Don't let the location deter you this is an amazing restaurant and well worth the drive! We were a party of 5 and everything we ordered was outstanding! We had a special bottle of champagne for our daughters graduation which they were happy to serve to us with a small corkage fee. All and all a great experience for a very special occasion!

Report
Helpful
MM
Ottawa
1 review
Dined on June 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

My guest and I were so impressed, right from the start: the decor, service, food and presentation, value, etc. Everything was of high quality. We had an amazing meal in a wonderful setting with every attention to detail with the service. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Report
Helpful
SL
Toronto
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Our little out of the way place pears to be better known now. Despite being almost full, the staff were attentive and the food arrived in a reasonable time. The meals were well prepared and reasonably priced. The wine selection isn't huge, but it covers the bases and the prices are good. It nice to have a restaurant that we can rely on when we visit Kingston.

Report
Helpful
JM
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Always great food and service. A regular visitor to this restaurant and never disappointed.

Report
Helpful
NT
Baltimore
8 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent as always!!

Report
Helpful
RW
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This was a really pleasant surprise, and a most enjoyable working lunch with my friends. The waiter was particularly helpful, and the food was delicious. I have already recommended it to others.

Report
Helpful
LI
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Unfortunately a painting fell off the wall. My 95 year old Mother was almost hit but luckily there was no injury. It was a party of four and the server offered us all free desserts. The mishap was a little frightening but all good in the end. The food was excellent.

Report
Helpful
MS
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food and the service was excellent. I would definitely return.

Report
Helpful
OT
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great experience! Food was delicious and beautifully presented.

Report
Helpful
PR
1 review
Dined on May 23, 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

We had seating for two, in a corner with a small table with one of us facing a wall...not great ambiance

Report
Helpful
SH
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

High quality cuisine with friendly, courteous service. Every dish was outstanding. Particularly loved the pork belly appetizer!

Report
Helpful
MB
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had an anniversary dinner at Days on Front and we were delighted by the experience. Unassuming from the exterior, this quaint restaurant is definitely a jewel in Kingston. Our dinner experience revealed excellent food and service in a comfortable and quiet atmosphere. We'll definitely be back and would recommend it to anyone considering a great meal in a plaisant setting.

Report
Helpful
JB
Toronto
1 review
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food always delicious. Service always attentive. As a diner it is admirable to watch how coordinated the front of the house seems to be. Everyone has a role and everyone is busy multitasking. Always a wonderful dining experience.

Report
Helpful
BM
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food and service was excellent, as always. This is the ‘go to’ dining experience! We are always made to feel so welcome.

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
15