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Keys Dining

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10 J Gagnier Street | Ptarmigan Inn, Hay River, Northwest Territories X0E 1G1, Canada
+1 867-874-6781
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Hay River, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Very friendly service with smile. Hot and fresh breakfast what else do you need in the cold morning.

Thank smicerjames
Terry R, Manager at Keys Dining, responded to this review

Hi James, Thank you for your kind words, we are very pleased and happy to hear that you had such a pleasant experience with us. Thank you for your review and we look forward to serving you again in the future. Regards, Terry Rowe Operations Manager More 

Hay River, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fair selection of appies and salads, local fish, pasta and sandwiches. Not much chicken selection a and only vegetarian options are salad. Children's menus has many choices. Quick and friendly

Thank KateLatour
Terry R, Manager at Keys Dining, responded to this review

Hi Kate, Thank you for your kind words, very happy to hear about your positive experience at the Keys. I will check with our Chef to see if we can get more chicken lunch and dinner specials, in the meantime I do recommend our Butter Chicken Curry dish it is one of my favorites. If you ever have any questions... More 

Tahlequah, Oklahoma
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101 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Menu has a good variety of dishes to choose from. I had grilled chicken with veggies. Nothing special about the flavor, but it was decent. Price was a little above average. Received good service.

Thank PBA03
Hay River, Northwest Territories, Canada
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A solid menu with good range of choices, the Keys is a great place for a romantic dinner or a family meal! Chef Danny always has great specials, service is fairly fast and the waitstaff is attentive and friendly. It is one of the more expensive places in town, but the quality is there too.

Thank Poul O
Hay River, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Keys Dining is always clean and the staff are friendly. The food is yummy and yes, it is expensive. This is always a good place to dine.

Thank Margaret J
Terry R, General Manager at Keys Dining, responded to this review

Dear Margaret, I am very happy to hear of your great experience with us at The Keys. We are very thankful for your kind words, they have been passed along to our Keys Dining staff and kitchen. We look forward to serving you in the future and if there is anything you need just ask. Thank you, Terry Rowe Operations... More 

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133 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Hay River is a wonderful community. We needed a spot for breakfast, and two days later for lunch while camping and travelling in the area. The restaurant in the side of the atrium of the hotel could be in any city of North America: high ceiling, large TV, no windows, made you (sadly) forget the amazing town where we were.... More 

Thank MDO44
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We ended up eating at this restaurant for three consecutive mornings in a row. Their at day we ordered breakfast from the menu. The servings were huge, hot and delicious. The second day they offered a small buffet that was hot and fresh and the last day they offered a full Sunday brunch buffet that was worth every penny. Everything... More 

Thank 220jerryr
Portland, Oregon
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Wife and I had an enjoyable dinner here . We arrived about 30 minutes before they closed but we're afforded good service by both our server and the hostess. Never felt hurried. Reasonable prices and decent wine and dessert offerings.

Thank Skclose
Hay River, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The Ptarmigan team with Danny always do a great presentation and food. It seems a little pricey but you pay for what you get. Try the prime rib or the deep fried battered locally caught white fish from Great Salve Lake.

Thank CanoeNorth
Hay River, Canada
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The food is okay but nothing to wow you. The prices are pretty expensive but that's what you pay in the north. They do an okay burger and salad but that's about it.

Thank oldgirl2016

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 30
Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 J Gagnier Street | Ptarmigan Inn, Hay River, Northwest Territories X0E 1G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Northwest Territories  >  Hay River
  • Phone Number: +1 867-874-6781

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