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) #48 of 238 Restaurants in Thunder Bay ££ - £££ , American
2080 Highway 61 | c/o Nor'Wester Hotel & Conference Centre, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7J 1B8, Canada
+1 807-473-9123
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Canadian, American
££ - £££
2080 Highway 61 | c/o Nor'Wester Hotel & Conference Centre, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7J 1B8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there once, enjoyed the meal via room service. Tasty, staff friendly, meal hot and on time. No problems :)

Thank FrequenttravellerCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is upscale and quality. I am staying at the hotel in which it is located so I was able to get both breakfast and lunch. The omelets are good, though the waitress slightly messed up the order. I had a chicken Marsala over...More

Thank Nupester
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Both Katlynn and Lana were great hosts.... Katlynn was working in the evening when we bombarded her about questions surrounding Thunder Bay area and her own experiences with schooling/jobs. She was friendly and helpful and made some pretty good caesars. :) Lana tried to keep...More

Thank MiniBuddha
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff . Our meal was reasonably priced good sized portions and very tasty. Would stop here again .

Thank deemouse3
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Excellent food, large servings, very good service, reasonably priced. Could not have been better! We will be back. A wide variety of meals were ordered, and every one was wonderful. Everyone remarked on how good their dinner was.More

Thank Randy C
Roberta S, F&B Supervisor at Cliffhanger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Hello Randy and thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review on Tripadvisor. We highly appreciate you sharing your views and experiences with the rest of the Tripadvisor readership. We look forward welcoming you back and providing you yet again with...More

Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is the restaurant at the Best Western Norwester Hotel in Thunder Bay. The ambiance is lovely and the view out to the mountain is great. The restaurant is very quiet ... great for enjoying your fellow guests. Service was impeccable ... all staff went...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you are a guest, your breakfast is free! With a full menu of tasty selections, hot and cold, omelettes, pancakes, etc. their lunch and dinner selections are equally delicious! Nice ambience with views of the bluffs. Open patio is available for outside enjoyment! Enjoy!

Thank PETUNIA1985
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were served right away, as we were there by 5:00 pm. The waitstaff were friendly and patient with us, as we didn't know what we wanted right away. We ordered the Crunchy Pickerel Sandwich which was panko crusted pickerel, served with tartar sauce and...More

Thank Kelly M
emartineznw, Manager of Business Development at Cliffhanger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Kelly, Thank you so much for your kind review of our restaurant and for sharing with our tripadvisor community how great our Pickerel Sandwich and the sweet potatoes were, the Pickerel Sandwich is one of our most popular items of our menu. We sincerely thank...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016

Order Breakfast from menu with a couple of exceptions. Supper was very good. Beautiful scenery from the dining area.More

Thank babs_972
emartineznw, Manager of Business Development at Cliffhanger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Hi, I would like to thank you for posting a review on Tripadvisor of your recent experience in our restaurant and appreciate your feedback. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed the view from our restaurant and that your supper was good. We...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

As the title states we sat down for a family breakfast after staying at the attached hotel. We ordered pancakes and one egg breakfast. It took the server 20 minutes before she took our order. Then 40 minutes to receive our meal. If we stay...More

Thank Scott G
emartineznw, Manager of Business Development at Cliffhanger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

H Scott, Thank you for taking the time to post a review after your recent visit to our restaurant. We appreciate your feedback and apologies for not meeting your expectations, please note that this is not our standard, we always strive to meet or exceed...More

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Questions & Answers
Rick E
7 May 2015|
Response from Customer R | Property representative |
Hi, it is not a sports bar per say, but our restaurant has a small bar area with a large TV. Across the street from the hotel there is a sports Bar "The Neebing Roadhouse".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Canadian, American
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2080 Highway 61 | c/o Nor'Wester Hotel & Conference Centre, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7J 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-473-9123
  • E-mail
Offering a casual atmosphere with the view of the Nor'Wester Mountain range. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the new Cliffhanger Restaurant & Bar. During the summer months, enjoy your favourite meal from our deck while admiring the reflection of the sun on the mountains, or go for a short walk to our pond and relax in the adirondack chairs while gazing at the water fountain... if lucky you may even see some wildlife!Come and experience the Setting, the Service, the satisfaction.
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