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B & J's Restaurant & Ice Cream

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55 Meredith St, Gore Bay, Ontario P0P 1H0, Canada
+1 705-282-3320
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Hamilton, Canada
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

As with everything in Gore Bay it closed at 7pm. The food was awesome and great prices. The decor was cool. Very clean and neat in the restaurant. The waitress was very friendly. The bathrooms were clean. Highly recommend it

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Thank Karen C
Sudbury, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The outside is a fright. Inside is clean and comfortable. Fish and chips were less than I expected although the pie was really good. Service was friendly.

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Thank leigh484
Evansville, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This restaurant has good food in an establishment frequented by locals. A colourful and comfortable, but not trendy place, to experience local life and get a good meal.

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Thank lynolson
Belleville, Canada
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were travelling around the island for our 1st year Wedding Anniversary & came across this magical place. Got the special Fish n Chips. OH MY!!! So fresh & delicious. Had to do it again this year! The service is great. Wish we could have tried the pie, but we were just too full!!! HOPEFULLY we can continue the tradition... More 

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Thank germanpineapple
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Fish and chips here is a regular occasion for us every time we visit Gore Bay. Great portions - batter on the fish is old school style and the chips are yummy!

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Thank Bill T
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Ordered the hungry man breakfast and thoroughly enjoyed it. Waitress was friendly and did all she could for us despite being the only one working at the time.

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Thank Adam B
London, Canada
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97 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We stopped in B&J's for a late lunch arriving only 20 minutes before closing, the welcome we received was warm, the food was prepared fresh to order - meaning we were still eating after closing but the staff were happy to chat and make further travel recommendations for us - including how to get to a high lookout on the... More 

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Thank BenjaminD1102
Burlington, Canada
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

We go to BJ's quite often when we are at our cottage. We go to other restaurants on Manitoulin as well but BJ's if by far the best. The pricing is the same no matter what restaurant we go to. The place is always spotless. They have amazing omelets. I have been there for lunch and dinner as well and... More 

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Thank Brenda W
Hamilton, Canada
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

One breakfast! Bacon, eggs, home fries, toast, tomato juice and tea. That's all I had, total $19.20!!!!! Everything else (service, cleanliness, selection) was ok, not fantastic, pretty much what I would expect.

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Thank Peter M
Gore Bay, Canada
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

The special was beef tenderloin, fillet of whitefish, with oven roasted potatoes. Dessert was a warmed butter tarts. All excellent Pleasant waitress

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Meredith St, Gore Bay, Ontario P0P 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Manitoulin Island  >  Gore Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-282-3320

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?