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The Moon River Lookout Restaurant

££ - £££, Steakhouse, Seafood
1-1002 Walker St, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
+1 705-762-2393
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“chef” (6 reviews)
“patio” (3 reviews)
Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
££ - £££
1-1002 Walker St, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

We live just south of Bala in Gravenhurst and like to visit this restaurant often.. Bala is a charming little town in the Muskoka district in Ontario. We love all the food here and really suggest trying this restaurant. The staff is super friendly and...More

1  Thank 1961MoutonRothschild
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The food here is very good and resonably priced, The service is good to and it is just a nice atmosphere, would recommend going for dinner

Thank StanleyB378
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Rustic and pleasantly airy Restaurant. The staff were welcoming and most friendly. The food often simple yet very satisfying. We enjoyed our time at Moon River very much.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I came to this restaurant after it was highly recommended by friends who have a cottage in the area. We sat on the patio which had excellent ambience. The food was wonderful and the service was superb. Our waitress Brenda was very friendly with a...More

Thank 1961MoutonRothschild
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner to enjoy a friend's birthday and was very dissatisfied with the meal and service. Steaks were over cooked and very salty gravy, chicken was nothing special - definitely didn't meet expectations and quality wasn't as good as our last visit (a couple...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Nice experience, good food and lovely view. Bala is a fun place to visit. Took clients who love the place.

Thank Catharine28
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Our experience was good and not so good. Most of the entrees were quite good, but the caesar salad was mediocre (bland and dry). One of our group of 8 had a problem with the entree - wait staff was told by management they could...More

Thank cottagegal007
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Say hello to Tiffany, the owner, in this local Muskoka gem. Excellent menu. Daily specials. Good value for a nice night out Always a fresh fish/seafood option Great ribs and lamb choices too.

Thank tobysworld
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very friendly staff, accommodating, delicious food--- good prices. ample seating available, licensed restaurant.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Ken Bol and his wife Tiffany run this restaurant in the heart of Bala Muskoka Ontario, The first thing you see is that it is situated up high with a glorious Western view over the Moon River. You are greeted warmly by Tiffany, who runs...More

2  Thank Maja A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Steakhouse, Seafood
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1002 Walker St, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Muskoka District  >  Muskoka Lakes  >  Bala
  • Phone Number: +1 705-762-2393
  • E-mail
Casual fine dining restaurant located in the heart of Muskoka in beautiful Bala. Fresh fish, steaks, pastas, and so much more. Enjoy watching the sunset down the Moon River from the screened in porch, or from the dining room. Reservations are suggested and greatly appreciated.
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