Restaurant at Peninsula Ridge

4.6
418 reviews
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CAN$31 to CAN$50
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Continental
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  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Peninsula Ridge Estates is truly a world class wine and culinary destination catering to guests who are looking to pair a relaxed and casual atmosphere with an incredible dining experience. The property is stunning, with breathtaking views of the Niagara Escarpment, Lake Ontario including the Toronto Skyline and of course our pristine vineyards. The restaurant is set in our historic "Queen Anne Revival" Victorian mansion perched on the brow of the Beamsville Bench and features a great outdoor patio for dining during our long summer days and nights.



Our culinary team takes great pride in offering the ultimate dining experience using fresh locally grown produce (often grown right down the street) served by skilled, professional and friendly staff. Our reputation for epicurean excellence is often one of the main reasons why people choose The Restaurant at Peninsula Ridge.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Continental, Canadian
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Hours of Operation
Brunch: Sunday: 11:30am - 2:30pm

Lunch: Wednesday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Dinner: Wednesday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(905) 563-0900 ext. 35
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Taylor Dow
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Private Party Facilities
Peninsula Ridge is a very special place and is perfect for hosting special occasions as well. If you are looking for an experience that is intimate and unique, we are the picture-perfect setting for small weddings, corporate events and family celebrations. Surrounded by a panoramic view of our estate vineyards, the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario, our charming Coach House and dedicated service team ensure that all events are managed with care and dedication. The Coach House, reconstructed on its original 1885 footprint is a stand-alone facility on the winery property that can accommodate up to 48 guests, seated for lunch or dinner or 50-65 guests for a stand-up reception. For more information, please contact Melanie Lavallee at mel@peninsularidge.com.
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Private Party Contact
Melanie Lavallee: (905) 563-0900 ext. 30
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Neighbourhood
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Cross Street
Ontario Street
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Parking Details
Parking is located next to the restaurant with additional parking available beside the winery.
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Public Transit
Unfortunately The Restaurant at Peninsula Ridge is not well served by public transportation options. We encourage you to consider this when making travel arrangements to and from the restaurant.
Additional
Banquet, Farm to Table, Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 418 People Are Saying
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KM
Toronto
6 reviews
Dined on December 5, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic food , service and atmosphere. Peninsula Ridge never disappoints !

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OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent service from Tracey and food was delicious!!!

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K
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Niagara region. The food is always excellent and service as well.

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s
Toronto
1 review
Dined on November 29, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This is an outstanding restaurant...service is amazing..very friendly and courteous... food is amazing..great presentation...would recommend it for a great dinner or brunch

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AM
1 review
Dined on November 28, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Very good experience. We have already told several friends about it and highly recommended it. It was our first time there and will definitely be going back. Thank you!!

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KE
1 review
Dined on November 28, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Initial seating downstairs on the main floor as staff were set up for main floor dining.
Being a repeat customer, asked if seating was available on the second floor (intimate dining with incredible view). Staff went out of their way to accommodate our request. Extremely impressed!!!!!
From starter to desert, delicious!!!!!
Winter mid week Surf and Turf special incredible value!!!!
Will be back soon.

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JE
Toronto
26 reviews
Dined on November 18, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

My visit was pleasant as always. The food and customer service was lovely. Our server was very attentive and friendly. The ambiance was relaxing and our seating was in a lovely area by the window that made for a great intimate conversation. Would highly recommend and will most definitely return.

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H
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

We dined at Peninsula Ridge during the Steak and Lobster special ($29.00) When we were ordering, it was brought to our attention that there was also another option.....Surf and Surf. We assumed that they were both the same price, however, when the bill arrived the Surf and Surf was $45. I think that should have been mentioned when the dish was described at the ordering stage.
Other than that, we had a lovely meal.

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OT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic service. As our venue for our wedding next year, it holds a special place in our hearts and we cannot wait to get married in September. The staff are amazing and the food is to die for.

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J
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 5

We were there for Sunday brunch. The scone was one of the best I’ve ever had. However, in all places that serve proper scones, they are served traditionally with cream (whipped). Not so at Peninsula Ridge. Disappointing! The frittata I ordered was bland, dry, over cooked and hard to cut through. Very bad. The salad served with the frittata was delightful. I also ordered a hit chocolate and could not taste any chocolate. It tasted like hot milk. This is my first bad experience at Peninsula Ridge.

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MS
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Service was great, the food was small in portions but excellent in flavour! Great location, view and ambience.

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JE
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on November 9, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

We enjoyed the special entree of surf and turf. Perfectly prepared!

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FH
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

Wet enjoyable. Food was excellent. Wine was perfect.

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BM
Toronto
1 review
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Friendly staff and a relaxing and warm ambience. The food is top notch and reasonable. Treat yourself and friends to this one of a kind experience. The falls colours and sunset was special as is the location on the Bench.

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HS
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Peninsula Ridge is my go to restaurant when I have friends from out of town. The ladies I brought Saturday had been before and were excited to return.

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KV
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 31, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Been back several times since the first time for lunch on patio a few years back. Have introduced several other people to this wonderful spot and extremely great food.
service was wonderful though a little rushed even though we mentioned we were in no rush whatsoever. Look forward to their summer version of mussels with bee pollen. Delicious. Definitely a keeper.

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GS
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Creative meals
Excellent service
Great atmosphere

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RC
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

We waited what appeared a long time between courses. The food was good despite not pleantiful but quite pricey. First time our family of four ate a three course meal and there was not a spec left on any of the plates. This was our third visit despite a consistant feeling when lesving... good food but small portions and quite pricey.

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OT
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Girlfriend’s birthday

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RB
1 review
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Was disappointed to see that the Salmon main course was off the menu.
Trust this is temporary.

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JP
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A memorable dining experience, celebrating our 50th. Anniversary at Penninsula Ridge. My only disappointment was the fact that when I made the reservation, I indicated we were celebrating our 50th.
I thought we might have been presented with a glass of sparkling wine or even a dessert on the house. We even told our waitress we were celebrating our special anniversary. I guess it isn’t their policy. So many restaurants do acknowledge special events in some small way.
Wonderful food, wine and service and we will eat there again. We wer given a lovely table at the front of the foyer overlooking the vineyards and the lake.

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C
Naples
60 reviews
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Absolutely spectacular! New chef and menu!
We will return.

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PV
Toronto
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Took a close friend for a birthday lunch. She has dietary restrictions which were immediately addressed.. The service was excellent, food delicious and locale beautiful.

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E
Toronto
10 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent service, food, and the room was lovely.

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AS
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

As usual lunch was great. We were able to take advantage of the beautiful day and sat on the deck. There is a special place in our hearts for this venue, we were married there 13 years ago.

See you again soon.

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JJ
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Once again, great Thanksgiving meal. Only problem was over eating. Not much of a problem after all.

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LI
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Love the house
Love the food
Service is great
We keep going back it's so enjoyable

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DH
1 review
Dined on October 3, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a lovely table overlooking the vineyard and lake Ontario in the distance. Great place for having a private business discussion in a very tranquil location as well as for a friendly get together. Our meals were delicious. I will definitely return.

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DM
Toronto
4 reviews
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a delicious brunch. Great food, great service, and amazing views. A+!

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SC
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

It was lovely! We will go back again for another special occasion.

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l
Toronto
19 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Excellent food and service, as always. We’ve dined at Peninsula a Ridge many times and have always had an excellent lunch, brunch or dinner. The patio is lovely on a warm day, overlooking the beautiful property. Staff welcoming and attentive.

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CC
1 review
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

A beautiful place and great atmosphere for a romantic and elegant anniversary.

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DP
Toronto
6 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Idyllic setting, gracious service, excellent meal!

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VM
Toronto
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We enjoy celebrating birthdays here and we love the food and the service!

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OT
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 3

Wine selection was limited and very overpriced for a 5 oz glass. The meal was good, but also overpriced when you consider the quality.

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KJ
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The service here is excellent. I appreciate that the restaurant phones beforehand to check on allergies, etc. Our waitress was efficient and warm and friendly and knowledgeable about wine pairings. The food and wine was excellent. Great value for charcuterie board. My second visit in two weeks.

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OT
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

It was wonderful. I am a bit picky with risotto. I did find it a wee bit underdone for my taste buds. But the flavour was wonderful! :)

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E
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on September 6, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Food was great as usual except for the bread that came with the Steamed PEI Mussels. Way too think and dry. Did not go well with the entre.

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M
Montreal
6 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a great lunch and enjoyed our time at peninsula ridge. Service was fabulous Nd food was great. Beautiful setting to enjoy the afternoon sun.

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KT
1 review
Dined on September 2, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had brunch in a cozy, quiet corner on the 2nd floor with view of garden and vines. Great brunch meals and delicious scones made with white chocolates and fresh raspberries. Complimented with Peninsula Ridge rose wine.

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