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Pebbles Family Restaurant

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Homestyle Mennonite Buffet! Pebbles Family Restaurant is a family owned business located in the small village of Varney ON, just south of Durham on Hwy 6. Take a break from the long hours of sitting as you ride to the cottage or ski resort. Enjoy the soft gospel music while you stuff yourself at our Homestyle Mennonite Buffet. Start by fixing yourself a salad just the way you like it, add a homemade roll with apple butter and a bowl of soup. Round two you can load up at the hot buffet and order something from our grill attendant. Finish with a delectable slice of our homemade pies or make yourself a soft ice-cream treat. Extend the enjoyment by taking a whole pie, homemade muffins, homemade
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Pebbles for a meal this week, only to find that it has needed to close to complete their major renovations. All the old motel rooms have been demolished to make way for a large dining area. The sign out front says renovations...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RescueTeam
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Our family of 19 visited this wonderful restaurant in the Christmas Holidays.Everyone enjoyed it immensely.There is enough variety to suit everyone.The desserets are also wonderfully home made.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1959Farmerboy
Reviewed January 10, 2019

This modest "hole-in-the-wall" ex hotel, which will be undergoing a full renovation from January 14th to April, is a rare gem, providing great value and wide selection on a daily basis. The broached chicken is a delight!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Murray H
Reviewed January 9, 2019

After only being open 4 years, Pebbles is in the middle of expanding to double its size. We decided to drop in for another wonderful meal from the buffet. Try to leave room for desert. The fudge is amazing ! All those satisfied guests can’t...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RescueTeam
Reviewed November 10, 2018

If you have heard they serve lots of great food-you have heard correctly. There broster chicken is worth the trip. While there check out the backing and take some home.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Richard O
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thanks for the review! So glad you enjoy it!

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Attended for a lunch buffet. This was our third visit and was well attended by visitors. My wife hsd a great salad from the salad bar. Fresh and crisp. It seemed that most people were bypassing it in favour of the hot buffet but the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fred B
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thanks for your feedback! Glad you enjoyed the salad bar and several of the other items. We are looking into what would have caused your other comments, we change our oil on a very regular set schedule so it definitely isn't old oil! We are...More

Reviewed November 7, 2018

Not our first time here!! Always a great selection of food, main course and desert. Love the desert. Try as many as you want/can. lol

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joe S
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thanks Joe S, Glad you to serve you!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

The parking lot always seemed full so decided to try it at lunch. As a senior citizen, I was able to get a discount for the buffet. There is quite a large selection of food BUT discovered I do not like their lasagna. Was also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fandrlabelle
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

I am sorry you were disappointed with some of the items. We like buffet for that reason, you can choose exactly what you wish to eat and choose items that suit your tastes!

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time here and it won’t be our last. The buffet has a variety of items on it including pork chops, meatloaf (which was a bit sweet), fried chicken, and sides, sides, sides: Mac and cheese, vegetables, potatoes and more. Loads of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Krystyne T
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thank-you! So glad you enjoyed it and look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We stopped into Pebbles as we were traveling thru on Thanksgiving weekend at lunch time and this place is always busy so we decided to give it a try. The only dining option was dinner so it was well over $100.00 for the 4 of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TheBugGuy
Pebbles_Restaurant, General Manager at Pebbles Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thanks for reviewing Pebbles. Actually there are several options for the buffet: Full buffet, soup and salad, soup and rolls, or dessert. There is also a small menu to choose from if you wish. We definitely recommend the full buffet to get all the selection....More

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LanceH233
December 8, 2018|
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Do you take debit
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Response from travellerjim2015 | Reviewed this property |
No This restaurant is owned and operated by Mennonites. No booze
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