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The Silver Birch

$$$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
28 North Cumberland St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 4K9, Canada
+1 807-345-0597
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rabbit” (28 reviews)
“apple cider” (10 reviews)
“wild rice” (12 reviews)
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
28 North Cumberland St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 4K9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Silver Birch tonight to celebrate my grandmothers 89th birthday and it was great! Our server, Ellen, was amazing, she treated us like family and made sure we always had what we needed to enjoy the meal-and the food was excellent! They even gave...More

Thank Riley Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful quaint restaurant..went for hubbys bday....we were the only table...waitress was attentive at the beginning then forgot about us.....took a long time for our food which we couldn’t understand since we were the only two in the restaurant......the beer bread is awesome.....appetizers much better than...More

Thank kiwipink
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely, quiet, locally owned restaurant. I took my husband their for dinner on Valentines Day and we liked it very much. The waitress was friendly and knowledgeable about the menu and the wines they serve. We had the Caesar salad for starters...More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

My family took me out for a birthday dinner and we had a great experience at the Silver Birch! Our server Gina was very professional, attentive and pleasant. My choice was the bacon wrapped pickerel bites and the apple cider ribs and I have to...More

Thank Lauri M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We had a very good dinner on our first visit to this restaurant. I think it is unique in it's wild game on the menu along with a choice of regular items for the less adventurous. My wife had the signature soup which was very...More

Thank bobbrecken
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We didn't have reservations but they accommodated us graciously. The food was quite good and the service was excellent. I would go there on a regular basis.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A true gem of Thunder Bay! One of my favourite local restaurants. Have been multiple times since it's been open and never had a bad meal. The walleye cakes are a must for an appetizer. They only come with 2 so I always get my...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I booked the Silver Birch for my mom’s 75th. The restaurant couldn’t have been more accommodating and helpful. With their guidance our party of 25 or so enjoyed a delicious meal. The atmosphere was great and the service was spectacular.

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The menu has some unique selections, the food was excellent, and the atmosphere was wonderful. I had dinner there with girl friends and we were seated in the fireplace room. Very nice!

Thank TBSuz
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We had a small work dinner party at The Silver Birch in October. Several people had food restrictions and we were all able to enjoy an amazing meal. Beautiful presentation, atmosphere and great service!

Thank Susan C
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Barbara M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 North Cumberland St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A 4K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay District  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-345-0597
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The Silver Birch is an exciting new addition to Thunder Bay's vibrant restaurant district. Our intimate casual dining atmosphere with a view of Lake Superior sets us apart from the rest. With a Northern Canadian focus we celebrate the food culture of our unique landscape featuring locally sourced fish,beef,rabbit,cheese and more! Join us for a Northern culinary adventure. We would be very pleased to serve you!
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