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Locations across the Island rated for accessibility

RESTAURANTS

John Brown’s Richmond Street Grille, Beer and Wine Bar, Victoria Row ★★★★★

John Brown’s Richmond Street Grille, Beer and Wine Bar

Doors: Accessible

Washrooms: Accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Very usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Fishbones Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill, Victoria Row ★★★★★

Fishbones Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill

Doors: Accessible

Washrooms: Accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Very usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

The Thirsty Chef ★★★★★

The Thirsty Chef

Doors:None

Washrooms:None

Stairs:No

Maneuvering room:Infinite

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accommodating

Notes: The Thirsty Chef is a food truck. Staff will happily take your order and deliver it to your
vehicle or table on request.

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Piatto Pizzeria + Enoteca, Charlottetown ★★★★☆

Piatto Pizzeria + Enoteca

Doors: Mostly accessible

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4.5/5

Casa Mia Cafe, Charlottetown ★★★★☆

Casa Mia Cafe

Doors: Accessible

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Tight but manageable

Tables: Very usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4.5/5

Alambe Vietnamese Coffee, Charlottetown ★★★★☆

Alambe
Vietnamese Coffee

Doors: Accessible

Washrooms: Accessible washrooms available upstairs via elevator

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Very usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4.5/5

Bombay Cuisine, Charlottetown ★★★★☆

Bombay Cuisine

Doors: Not fully accessible but manageable

Washrooms: Accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4.5/5

Himilayan Curry (Eden Street), Charlottetown ★★★★☆

Himilayan Curry (Eden Street)

Doors: Narrow but manageable

Washrooms: Mostly accessible but door may be too narrow for larger wheelchairs

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4/5

Boom Burger, Charlottetown ★★★☆☆

Boom Burger

Doors: No automatic opener

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Tight, but usually manageable

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 3/5

Notes: While the ramp leading to the door is well made and easily used, the door is heavy and
difficult to use without help.

Overall accessibility rating: 3.5/5

Taco Boyz, Various locations – Charlottetown (Recommended for takeout) ★★★☆☆

Taco Boyz

Doors: Very narrow and heavy doors, may not be manageable

Washrooms: Not available due to COVID-19

Stairs: May need boost up small step from friend

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 3.5/5

Notes: Not very accessible for dining, but customers with mobility issues can call to have
employee bring their food out to their car

Charlottetown Beer Garden ★★★☆☆

Charlottetown Beer Garden and Seafood Patio

Doors: Mostly accessible but ramp to leave the building is very steep, assistance may be
required

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 3.5/5

Noodle House, Charlottetown ★★★☆☆

Noodle House

Doors: No automatic opener

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Tables: Usable from a wheelchair

Staff: Very accommodating

Notes: Buffet only at lunchtime – may be awkward for those who have difficulty moving with trays

Overall accessibility rating: 3.5/5

Sims Corner Steakhouse & Oyster Bar, Charlottetown ★★★☆☆
 

Sims Corner Steakhouse & Oyster Bar

Doors: Somewhat accessible but no automatic door opener; sloping sidewalk leading up to door
with small but manageable threshold

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No, but slope leading up to door is not ideal

Maneuvering room: Manageable

Tables: Some wheelchair-friendly tables available

Staff: Fair

Overall accessibility rating: 3/5

Notes: Overall, a visit to Sims is doable, but tricky. May be best to bring able-bodied friends
to help if necessary.

Receiver Coffee Co., Victoria Row ★★☆☆☆

Receiver Coffee Co.
Doors: Sufficiently
wide
Washrooms: No accessible washroom
Stairs: Small step; would need
assistance to get up
Maneuvering room: Spacious, very manageable
Tables:
Some suitable tables available
Staff: Accomodating
Overall accessibility
rating:
2/5

Slaymaker & Nichols Gastro House, Charlottetown ★★☆☆☆

Slaymaker & Nichols Gastro House
Doors: Wide doors,
but they are inaccessible at top of steep set of stairs
Washrooms: Upstairs, not
accessible
Stairs: Yes, steep set of stairs
Maneuvering room: Tight but
manageable
Tables: Usable from a wheelchair
Staff: Very
accomodating
Overall
accessibility rating:
2/5
Notes: Outdoor patio is more accessible than inside
the restaurant if you have a friend with you to boost you up small step; difficult but not impossible to eat at
this restaurant

EVENTS

Art in the Open (August 29, 2020) ★★★★★

Art in the Open, Charlottetown

Doors: Accessible at all locations, volunteers available to assist with opening doors without
automatic door opener

Washrooms: Accessible washrooms available on event route including at the Confederation
Court mall

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Mainly outdoors, plenty of room

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

ENTERTAINMENT

City Cinema ★★★★★

City Cinema,
Charlottetown

Doors: Fully accessible

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Staff: Very accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Cinenplex, Charlottetown ★★★★★

Cineplex

Doors: Fully accessible

Washrooms:Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Staff: Accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Notes: Each theater has a couple of designated empty spots in an accessibe area for wheelchairs. Companion tickets are free of charge.
Their full accessibility policy is available here

Dooly’s, Charlottetown ★★★★★

Dooly’s, Charlottetown

Doors: Fully accessible

Washrooms: Accessible

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Staff: Accomodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

 

Brackley Drive-In Theatre, Brackley Beach (SCREEN #1) ★★★★★

Brackley Drive-In Theatre (SCREEN #1)

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5
Notes: The snack bar, parking and
washrooms are accessible only at screen #1. There is an accessible washroom at screen #2 but no canteen and the
ground is gravel which may be difficult terrain for some.Those who need accessible services should consider
parking at screen #1, or bring a friend to buy snacks and use the washroom before visiting the theatre.

 

OUTDOORS, FITNESS & RECREATION

PEI National Park (Various locations) ★★★★★

PEI National Park

Doors: Fully accessible

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Staff: Available for supervised swimming if desired

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Notes: Assistive devices such as beach wheelchairs and mobility mats are available upon request.
Click on the link to the PEI National Park website above to find out more about what resources and facilities
are available for people with mobility issues.

 

CrossFit 782 ★★★★★

Crossfit Schedule

Doors: Fully accessible

Washrooms: Fully accessible

Stairs: No

Staff: Extremely accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 5/5

Notes: CrossFit 782 offers an Accessible CrossFit program for people with mobility issues. Staff
will guide you through your own CrossFit routine based on your physical abilities. Click on the link above to
book ahead and secure your spot in the class.

SPAS & SALONS

Stratford’s Own Barber Shop ★★★☆☆

Doors: May require assistance

Washrooms: No accessible washroom

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Staff: Very accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 3.5/5

The Humble Barber, Charlottetown ★★★☆☆

The Humble Barber

Doors: Fully accessible from outside, no automatic door opener inside but manageable

Washrooms: Somewhat accessible, no automatic door opener

Stairs: No

Maneuvering room: Sufficient

Staff: Accommodating

Overall accessibility rating: 4/5

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