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Ferndale Drive In

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2867 Hwy 6, Lion's Head, Ontario N0H 1W0, Canada
+1 519-793-3311
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

After visiting couple of in town restaurants that actually served frozen fries with dinner, in the middle of Ontario growing season, family was craving decent meal out. So we drove down the 45th Parallel road to Ferndale Drive In on a second last vacation night. We came back the very next day for another dinner. Reuben, Philly, beef sub, chicken... More 

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Thank HarisCeric
Whitby, Canada
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We rented a cottage in Lions Head and I was told by the owner of the cottage that FDI was a great place for Subs. Then I took a look on TripAdvisor and say the rave reviews so we decided to give it a try. The restaurant is an unassuming little place, nothing fancy at all. We were greeted warmly... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I've been going to this restaurant for over 25 years just buying their ribs and sausage. In all that time I've been so obsessed with the ribs and sausage I've never tried sandwiches, until this week. The BLTs are amazing. We're up what are cottage in Stokes Bay for 5 days, Me and my family went there 6 times. They... More 

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Thank phreaking c
Lion's Head, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Fresh and tasty custom made by Tom and SueEllen. At the four corners in Ferndale across from the BPSA Art Galary.

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Thank george p
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Pretty classic small town utility restaurant, with a unique atmosphere and delicious food. It's too bad it's so easy to miss for people heading straight through Ferndale

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Thank reed r
Mississauga
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Conveniently located at the corner of Bruce Rd 9 and Highway 6 in Ferndale north of Wiarton, this is a great place to drop in for a sub. Made to order and inexpensive, very tasty!

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Thank Hikescdnrckys
Owen Sound, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

You know how Subway tries to say how healthy and good they are for you....well I worked a Subway a while. back...and people don't drink the Kool-Aid...if you want a sub a real sub with actual fresh food you must eat here...best food on the Peninsula...please try thank you Chef Nina D Villa Nina Bistro Owen Sound

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Thank zoomzoomzoom11
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014

Their subs with homemade buns and smoked meat is to die for! I dread when they close for the winter. I wish I lived close enough to eat lunch there everyday! A definite must try.

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Thank Roxyroller79
Lion's Head, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2014

I won a free lunch for two at the Sauble Hospital Golf Tournament. It was donated by this restaurant! My wife and I ate their and the food was excellent, the service great, and the restaurant clean. This is not high class,or fast food. It is clean, excellent deli food! They are community supporters for donating prizes to the hospital... More 

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Thank Ruth B
Lions Head
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2011

Tom and Sue make the best subs around. Everything made fresh to order and for an extra treat try some of the smoked meat and homemade fries.

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Thank murdleLionsHead

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2867 Hwy 6, Lion's Head, Ontario N0H 1W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Bruce Peninsula  >  Lion's Head
  • Phone Number: +1 519-793-3311

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