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Ivan's Restaurant

Corner of Airport and O'Brien, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
+1 705-474-2150
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“poutine” (27 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, American
Corner of Airport and O'Brien, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Great food, fast service, nice and yummy food.Prices are within reason and their plates come with coleslaw!! they have a full menu from soup to stk sandwiches. Only negative is how loud it gets but that is nothing to change your mind to go there....More

Thank Tine181
Reviewed 26 July 2016

no matter when we go, or what we eat, all are excellent. Last week, we did our laundry just next door (check another trip advisor - highly recommended) and while our washing was drying, went and had lunch. It was quick excellent service. We ordered...More

Thank Marj D
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you haven't tried it yet, their soft serve ice cream is the best around. I find its the thickest and most creamy. I recommend getting it in a waffle cone.

Thank Sturgeon_Reviewer
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We love Ivan's. It is always busy, that is a good sign. They have the best burgers and french fries. If you love poutine you have to go to Ivan's

Thank gaillite
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stopped in with Friends for a quick & late afternoon Lunch. It's a cute soda shop themed restaurant that just does the basics. Fries, Poutine, Burgers, Dogs, Pop, Ice Cream etc... We had a Family Size poutine & shared it between 4 adults &...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Was back in North Bay for the first time in 11 years. Ivan's still makes one of the tastiest burgers around. Will be sure to eat there again.

Thank BDJ2017
Reviewed 15 July 2016

stopped Friday night decided on fish and chips order came fish was greasy hard to cut and smelled bad wife took it way from me chips where ok ate them ate there before but 1st time for fish and chips

Thank 6deplk
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

And the milkshakes are outrageously good.. favourite 50s diner in Canada... plus the pie and pogos are great too!

Thank Frazer B
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

An open and airy feel when you walk in the door. Orders are taken quickly at the counter and it is not a long wait...even at lunch- the wait is not long. Tables are wiped down, chairs and floors are clean! Staff are friendly and...More

Thank nearnorthduo
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Good food here....always busy, especially at lunch time when the place is overrun with school kids,,,, Good grub though;)

Thank lmb500
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Canadian, American
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Airport and O'Brien, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  North Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-474-2150
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