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Colonial Hotel

$$ - $$$
Bar, Canadian, International, Pub
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1 Main, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
+1 519-238-2371
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Grand Bend, Canada
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286 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Stopped in for a light meal while out for the evening. The food was quick, hot and a nice full plate. You won't leave hungry! As well it was nice to be able to spend time chatting while we ate and not feel rushed.

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Thank DougNemeth
Grand Bend, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were wanting to watch some Sunday Football. We sat down in the Rod N Gun room to enjoy some happy hour beverages, always good and decided to order some communal nachos. They promptly arrived and as they were a little overdone, we sent them back to the kitchen. They were received without a whimper and a fresh order produced.... More 

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London, Canada
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Right at the lights, a great historic location. We went on a Monday for lunch in early November. Not much else in town was open except for pizza, Tim Hortons or Subway. The food is delicious, the portion size is generous. The menu is extensive. Make sure to check out the daily lunch specials, we are sorry they were not... More 

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Grand Bend, Canada
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286 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We showed up with 3 kids and they were hungry. I was impressed how they started taking orders for the kids food asap so that they would eat first. Great wait staff and good food. Great job!

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Thank DougNemeth
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The staff are great the band was amazing the girls that sang were also amazing. ha d great evening shame that I didn't win the chair. but drinking beer for the draw was great fun. thanks

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Thank Adrian D
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Good breakfast and lunch. Friendly service. Nice menu with lots of choices. Close to the beach, at the corner of main and 21.

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Grand Bend, Canada
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286 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Stopped in with my Wife to get a nick light late night dinner. Had the Reuben and she had the pasta. Nice and quiet in the place and the server was sweet as pie and good to us. Nothing new. Just as good as last time. Which is just fine by me.

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Thank DougNemeth
Saint Thomas, Ontario, Canada
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The Colonial Hotel is located on the main corner of Grand Bend and is often busy. Reservations are accepted. The dining room has a good selection of moderately priced meals. We have always enjoyed our dinners there. The wait staff are courteous and pleasant. I would recommend this restaurant for good casual dining.

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Thank Nancy C
Ontario, Canada
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65 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Booked this place last minute and could not be more pleased. Room was spotless and very comfortable. Location is great. About a 10 min walk to beach and central to shops and restaurants /bars. Will stay longer next time know what a great place this is. Heading down to try their breakfast now.

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Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Wait staff here have always been good but this only goes so far. The meals are a different matter. Dated menu is matched by dated interior. Dark sports bar type atmosphere gets you out of the mid day sun and beer is cold. Meals are mostly from frozen ingrediants. Well attended by local blue hairs for lunch. Other local places... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, International, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Main, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lambton Shores  >  Grand Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 519-238-2371

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