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Just for the Halibut

17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
+1 705-738-4545
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (98 reviews)
“fries” (25 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Canadian, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No need to repeat here all the positive comments about the food and the service. I just wish that: - the plates did not spin on the glass table tops, and - the fish portions would not get smaller each time I order the halibut...More

Thank Cajunite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fish and chips and we want to try some other items on the extensive menu next time. Sara was an excellent, efficient and friendly server. Looking forward to a return visit.

Thank yostie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family always go to your halibut and we will come back to your place to dinner and we have excellence from Danny

Thank dannymandzuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I, plus my Mother-in-Law, had dinner here a couple of nights ago, Every time we go, the food is great, the service is great and the prices are reasonable. Still our favourite restaurant in Bobcaygeon!

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great variety of food , beers and incredible service . You should reserve because vary popular . My favorite place in Bobcaygeon and regular restaurant . First mate plate is recommended .

Thank Pierre C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Everything is fabulous!!!! The staff and food never disappoint!!!! We go to Bobcageon once a year and always go here at least once when we visit!

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Took a day trip to beautiful Bobcaygeon in he Kawartha Lakes. It was rainy so we decided to stop in for dinner. I have to say, I am not a lover of fish and in fact wouldn't normally eat it. However; I decided to eat...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The fries are real and the haddock and halibut delicious. 15 draft beers and Sara who knew them all was a great treat. The restaurant is larger than first appears so stopping on the way to the cottage is clearly a popular choice. Take-out is...More

Thank kfalcon
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Busy, busy restaurant but service is excellent and staff are friendly. The big draw is the fish and chips. You will not be disappointed. We can't wait to go back. Thank you for a delicious meal.

Thank JoanFortSask
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant offers the best fish and chips I have eaten. It's actually better than what I have tried in UK. Staff was extremely curtious and friendly. Place has a nice sitin. There were mainly families visiting at that time. Don't miss this one!

Thank sohailparvaiz
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Questions & Answers
5 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Wendy H | Reviewed this property |
Verify with Matt the owner but I do believe they have grilled salmon, steak and grilled chicken breasts
10 February 2015|
Response from Matthew L | Property representative |
We are closed mondays+Tuesdays.Open Wed to sun check or wed site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kawartha Lakes  >  Bobcaygeon
  • Phone Number: +1 705-738-4545
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The Original Just for the Halibut has been part of the Bobcaygeon Heritage for decades. Offering our world famous Halibut and Chips, in-house ground burgers, Certified Angus steaks, beers from around the province and worldwide as well as wines to complement any dish. Don't forget dessert! We have dishes for everyone in the family and a kids menu too.open Wednesday to Sunday please note menu on this web site is not our correct menu
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