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The Persian Man

400 Balmoral St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5G8, Canada
+1 807-622-3909
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“cinnamon bun” (4 reviews)
“donuts” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
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7:00 am - 5:30 pmAll hours
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400 Balmoral St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5G8, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We heard about this place from one of the local residents. The have a cinnamon bun that comes with a unique pink frosting on top. We were told that you cannot leave Thunder Bay without trying one of the "Persians" as they are called. We...More

Thank MANUEL G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Everyone in Thunder Bay knows about Persians. they are a perennial favourite, and trays of them are frequently shipped or carried to other cities to satisfy the cravings of those who moved and miss the unique treat. The Persian Man location has several other freshly-baked...More

Thank Raven59
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Had these on high recommendation of my relatives. A cinnamon bun coated with a strawberry icing. Best if eaten fresh in morning and heated up. We went to main location later in day and got the last ones. There is a bit of a restaurant...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Very nice place to eat lunch. Came in for Persians for out of town friends. Was surprised at all the food choices and meat counter. Will return.

Thank familytimes2012
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The nastiest woman waited on me as a tourist! Rude, scowling etc! Told me NO PERSIANS! None at other location! Have to come at 6 am! Rude! Rude! Rude! OTHER LOCATION AT BENNETTS LOVELY AND HAD PERSIANS! You need to be polite with customers!

Thank MASH16
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Next time you either pass through or stop into Thunder Bay Ontario , make you make a stop at the Persian Man ! They serve a selection of goodies , but their Persians are amazing !

1  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I frequent this place for lunch, tuna and egg salad sandwiches, perogies, salads, an awesome pasts salad. Never disappointed. .

2  Thank Pmoore1st
Reviewed 8 December 2016

i was super pumped to come and sample a persian. But when we arrived we were greeted with an unenthusiastic staff person and an empty display. She did find us one in the back, which i really appreciated. But it was stale and not tasty...More

1  Thank Brewolig
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Persian Man sells persians which is a cinnamon bun with raspberry icing. You will enjoy this persian with your coffee. It is the best you have ever tasted, it is very YUMMY.

Thank Myrna B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Service is just okay. It is a pretty busy place. But the donuts are fresh and delicious and even better when you take them back to your Lakehouse and sit by the fire with a nice bottle of wine! I have one every time I...More

Thank SpoiledRottenAgent
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Response from Nancy E | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. Why don't you phone them and ask them? Phone # is 807-622-3909
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Balmoral St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7C 5G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-622-3909
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