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The Raven and Republic

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$$ - $$$, , International
246 First Ave W, North Bay, Ontario P1B 3C1, Canada
+1 705-478-6110
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“flat bread” (2 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Canadian, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
246 First Ave W, North Bay, Ontario P1B 3C1, Canada
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Great food and good cold beer.....Friendly , attentive staff.... Trivia night is Tuesday and it is a blast....It's best to arrive with a group though, as the questions are difficult and the more heads the better.....or, so they say....

Thank Grant S
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

The raven is a great place to listen to live music/entertainment, enjoy some unique cocktails, and sample a glass of wine or beer from their extensive bar menu. Some of the menu choices are pretty unique but for the most part, it is high end/pricey...More

Thank Valerie R
Reviewed March 8, 2018

The Raven and Republic is a dinner and entertainment spot, located in a house that has been renovated to accommodate the commercial business. The main floor is set up for dining while the second floor is more for large groups. In the summer they have...More

Thank dougsands
Reviewed February 2, 2018

great atmosphere fr casual drinks to intense trivia throw downs :) Highly recommend for a night out, but make sure you get there early as it gets pretty busy!

Thank Robyn J
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Service is above average and staff are generally friendly and pleasant. The food is top notch. You will have a great experience here, I did.

Thank caribhunk
Reviewed January 15, 2018

I have attended the Raven many times, mostly for the great Trivia Night on Mondays. There cheese platters are a great way to share food with friends but be wary with their nachos. My friend and I both ordered a plate. Thank god. I finished...More

Thank maxine s
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here and everything was incredible!! My steak was cooked to perfection, green beans and the garlic mash potatoes were flavourful. My wife enjoyed pasta but would have liked more shrimp in her dish. We will be back. As for...More

Thank eric-gaudreau
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This is a great place to have a meal, see live entertainment or grab some drinks and apps with friends. The menu is quite versatile and has vegan, vegetarian, as well as meat dishes. They have lots of shareable platers as well. There is often...More

1  Thank Valerie R
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We went as family weekend . food was very good , my plate my meat was tender , my kid to liked his food and he is a picky eater and my husband to liked his meal . place was clean, fancy, service was nice...More

Reviewed September 8, 2017

A bit quirky. Not a great number of choices on the menu. We decided to just go with a burger for my husband, which he said had an excellent taste, and a spinach salad for me. This isn't the best time of year for spinach,...More

Thank DPfromColorado
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January 5, 2017|
Response from Janet G | Reviewed this property |
I have been to a function in the upstairs room for about 35 and we had ample room. The main area is much larger but I have to admit it is kinda broken up.So I would guess maybe about 60 max. I hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Bar, Canadian, International, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 First Ave W, North Bay, Ontario P1B 3C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  North Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 705-478-6110
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