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Hook and Ladder

££ - £££American,
Bala Pines Plz Hwy 169, Bala, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
+1 705-762-0707
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good41%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
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American, Canadian
££ - £££
Bala Pines Plz Hwy 169, Bala, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food. Great location because it's a bit on the edge of town. Not too busy. Family atmosphere. Only negative was the less than friendly waitress.

Thank Michelle d
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A wonderful spot just outside of town for pizza to eat in or take out. Very clean. Friendly staff. A nice change for taking up to the cordage so you do not have to cook on a Friday night

Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. The decor is super cute. We had the bruschetta sandwich and the crab. It was delicious.

Thank Tourguiderich
Reviewed 22 November 2016

They have good pizza, nice service and would qualify as an average place to eat. Nothing wrong with it at all. My daughter and I enjoyed a quick meal and would return.

Thank Catharine28
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Nice little diner it maybe had 15-20 tables. I loved the firefighter theme and the interior was very homey and relaxing. The menu items were all firefighter themed as well. My husband ordered a club sandwich and I had the 2nd Alarm which was a...More

Thank 1Love2Travel789
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A cute family restaurant located in Bala, themed with the fire fighter in mind. Although extremely busy the staff was so friendly and accommodating to us. Our food was excellent. Definitely would recommend and eat there again!

1  Thank Lori A
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Went here for a Sunday brunch. I had the breakfast wrap, a friend had the omelet and another had the standard 2 egg breakfast. Mine was excellent, the rest looked good too. Nice home fries.

1  Thank Marty M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Good food and value. A local favorite with a fun atmosphere. All breakfast options are good and come with great home fries.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This Firefighter themed restaurant offered very quick and friendly service. There were obvious regulars enjoying their meals. The woman who waited on me was attentive and welcoming. The food was fresh and tasty and some fruit was substituted for eggs (which I don't eat but...More

1  Thank Tdotontario
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Popped in Wednesday am for my first breakfast of the year here. Only one other person there so expected quick service. Shortly after order ten more people arrived and the wheels fell off! With only a single server our order took and extremely long period...More

Thank imawanker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bala Pines Plz Hwy 169, Bala, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Muskoka District  >  Bala
  • Phone Number: +1 705-762-0707
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