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The Common Stove
Built around a wood-fired grill cooking local meats and vegetables, with a farm-to-table focus on local growers. The Common Stove is a place to gather for good spirits, community & conviviality.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Clean menu provided to every guest
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
Metropolitan quality food with creative and delicious dishes. Orillia is lucky to have this restaurant!
Overall a great experience. The aesthetic of the space is lovely and the service was excellent. I removed a star because many of the menu items we wanted to try were sold out by the time we arrived for our 7:45pm reservation. But what we did eat was really delicious! We look forward to returning...earlier in the evening next time.
This place is amazing. I love the different, creative dishes. Certainly worth going to as opposed to a Well known chain restaurant. Expense but well worth it. The speakeasy alleyway was great.
One of the best burgers and fries you will ever have!!! Great staff and great ambiance!
Ate on the street patio under the stars. Still going through teething issues, I am sure things will improve in due course. Everyone tried their best given the pandemic situation
Professional service and amazing food.
We loved our first dinner out during the Pandemic! Food was wonderful, service was exceptional and we loved eating on the street!
Absolutely the best dinner out we’ve had in years! Amazing food. Friendly and professional service. A gem.
Very happy. Thanks for the good experience and Will be back soon.
So glad to finally have a restaurant this good in town. Absolutely the best restaurant in Orillia!,,..
Great dinner and great new spot in Orillia. Great wine list. Highly recommend
This was our first time back since Stage 3 openings of restaurants and we were so happy to return.
Orillia has been in desperate need of a top of its class restaurant and we finally have it.
The service, food, ambiance, and wine choices are fabulous.
Hats off to the 2 fine gentlemen that own and operate this place. You’ve gone above and beyond anything I have experienced outside of Toronto.
May you continue to provide excellent dishes for us all to savour!
Our server originally from Brechin (I forget her name) and Simon were super friendly, fun,informative and attentive! We enjoyed our experience and will be back!
Delightful setting, very good service and fine food. Would like to see a better salad selection, a crisp green salad is always a great starter, simple with a nice dressing. We enjoyed our experience and will certainly come again!
The steak was great. The veggies were a bit charred. I didn’t like that the basic suggested tip was 18%.
High quality food and exceptional, warm people! All meals are served with caring attention to every detail.
I would prefer a salad To include lettuce. The Sumer salad Had nice flavour but a bit chewey with all that celery and almonds.
Fantastic, delicious food and impeccable service. We were attended to promptly yet never felt rushed. Really great, friendly service. Will definitely be going back to try the rest of the menu, everything looked great passing by.
Ordered burger and steak sandwich, both delicious. I also enjoyed the Edmund Fitzgerald drink - great name for a local Orillia cocktail. Enjoyed dining in the Alleyway - overall a great experience!
We had a wonderful time! Delicious food, friendly staff, great ambiance. Recommend a table in the alley.
We went for the Lobster night with two friends, part of 'See you on the Patio', last Friday. The street ambience was great, service was great, and the food was wonderful! All four of us highly recommend The Common Stove!
A great restaurant! Had the steak tartare and cornish hen, both wonderful. Enjoyed a Revel Cider and was impressed with the wine list. Appreciated the effort to social distance and wear masks etc. I will be back!
Great spot! We’ll be back!
Wonderful ambiance in covered alleyway (think France). Service is excellent-friendly, attentive but not intrusive. Pricey for Orillia, but offers extensive wine and beer lists I haven’t found elsewhere. Food is fresh and well presented. I gave a lower than 5 score for the food as I wasn’t blown away by the Cornish hen for the price. It was okay, just not great. Overall I would definitely recommend and we will be back.
A nice venue. Wine way to expensive.
The bread under the eggs benny was thick and difficult to cut however the flsbours wete good
Great to get back to a restaurant. Social distancing was great. Food was awesome
Food was so fresh and interesting. All kinds of delicious flavours! 4 meals, all different, all tasty.
😷 difficult to hear. Music volume might have to go down a little in these times!
First time dining here and will be coming back. Great wine list. Staff knowledgeable and friendly. Had the Caesar Broccoli salad, pasta for my entree and pavlova for dessert- everything was delicious.
As always, the food, service, and ambiance were sublime.
Food was delicious, the service was wonderful and the location of the outside patio was cozy and unique!!
Amazing service and farm to table locally sourced food. It’s our new favourite place to go for date night or with friends.
Incredible experience on the patio here! Love the alleyway for outdoor dining. Incredible food! We loved the oysters, beans and steak & fries. The espresso martinis were to die for. So happy we decided to come here!
We had the steak and fries and shared the side of mushrooms. For dessert we shared the wild Ontario blueberry pavlova, and a few cocktails (pineapple tapache and beers). Everything was cooked perfectly. I'd order the exact meal again.
Service was great - didn't interrupt too much, and good banter. Even the Canadian salt and in house made ketchup was yummy.
Very clean, and the staff wore masks - thank you!we thoroughly enjoyed our first COVID date night out on the Speakeasy patio.
Fabulous food and ambiance- wonderful vibe. We will definitely go again.
3 items on the menu for breakfast----'breakfast for 2, breakfast for 4 or cauliflower', which I get for opening up after the pandemic, but seriously.....steak and eggs for two included a 16oz steak with two eggs and one biscuit for 60!!
A little pricy and the portion share wasn't ideal.
Hopefully things improve......
The mushrooms and ribeye were fantastic! Melt in your mouth. Some really lovely juicy red wine and creamy cava. Go here. It's delicious.
Excellent food in a cozy environment, perfect for a nice night out!
Another fantastic meal. Steak was perfectly cooked for me and the s'mores were just amazing! Will spread the word and will be back for more!
Delicious food. Amazing staff. Wonderful atmosphere. Love this restaurant!
The Common Stove offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (705) 330-0065.
The Common Stove is rated 4.6 stars by 60 OpenTable diners.
You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.