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Dinkel’s Restaurant and Paulo's Italian Trattoriain-person Doors Open Belleville

  • In-person
  • Guided tours available
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
Dinkel’s Restaurant and Paulo's Italian Trattoria

Come and visit this popular eatery set in a building constructed in 1870 by John Forin (formerly the home of Lafferty's Billards). It is a three-storey building, consisting of three fire-proof containers built of brick and stone. Historical features include rounded arches in rusticated masonry framing, heavy, carved keystone arches, and a wooden cornice and brackets.

Contact info

38-44 Bridge Street East
Belleville, Ontario
E-mail: pdinkel@on.aibn.com


Year built: 1870
Building type:CommercialFood and drinkHistorical landmark
Architect: John Forin
Architectural style:Victorian

Dates/hours open

Oct 17, 10:00am - Oct 17, 04:00pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.