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Gaffer's Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
23020 Hwy 44 | R3c 2e7, Lockport, Manitoba, Canada
+1 204-757-2350
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23020 Hwy 44 | R3c 2e7, Lockport, Manitoba, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

recently here with large group. had reservations. love that they accommodated with a more private space so we did not disrupt other diners. beverage service was slow. waitress seemed a bit overwhelmed and hesitant. one order was so mixed up the person did not end...More

Thank loraine01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a very cozy and romantic dinibg room where the food is superb and the waiting staff is efficient and very friendly. The lounge also has a great atmosphere and there are VLT machines to play if you so desire. All in all...More

Thank CoolMerlin
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted to try something "different" than the drive inn type restaurants in the area. All of us were impressed by the menu online and the food was even better than expected! Planning to come back with friends as the service was also excellent. You can...More

1  Thank Sheldon S
Gaffers_restaurant, Manager at Gaffer's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Sheldon, thank you for sharing your experience! We are always striving to give our customers a great experience & we so appreciate hearing about it. We are looking forward to seeing you soon! Kind regards, Naomi

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a wonderful supper, and tried out the local fish. An appetizer of smoked goldeye was a good lead-in to the pickerel main dish. I finished it off with a perfect rum cake. Good service, superior food, nice premises. I wish the weather would...More

Thank distancewalker
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Always enjoy Gaffer's. It's a great place to meet friends for a social drink and snack. Easy to find --- easy to park. Sometimes a bit noisy but better if you go at "off hours". Food is always tasty and freshly prepared.

Thank MKS2010
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A good local option for dining. We were seated promptly without reservations each time we have visited. Our waitresses have been friendly and attentive. The menu has a variety of choices and "specials" daily. Check the website if interested in "specials" on food and drink....More

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We went to celebrate family anniversaries of 20, 25, and 30 years for 3 couples. The restaurant wasn't busy and we were seated promptly. We skipped appetisers just ordering drinks and mains. I ordered the prime rib(medium) it was edible but overdone, The accompanying shrimp...More

Thank Aeisbren
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The food was very good and well prepared. The only issue was the service. We were seated and given menus immediately upon arrival. We did not see our waitress for 20 minutes and finally got the manager's attention. Her response, "I'll get your waitress for...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

I took my little son here the other night for dinner. The ambiance is pretty dated, but its clean & comfortable. We had a terrific server, Kayla, who was really attentive and friendly. Wed night = escargot for $6, and they are huge - very...More

Thank Crowlberg
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We chose to eat in the restaurant as we had been outside in the heat all day. Ambiance was very pleasant, waitress provided good service and the food ( chicken special ,pickerel fish and chips, Cape Breton chowder and calamari ) were excellent. Proportions were...More

Thank Brian L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23020 Hwy 44 | R3c 2e7, Lockport, Manitoba, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Lockport
  • Phone Number: +1 204-757-2350
  • E-mail
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