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Captain Ken's Diner-Billiards

$$ - $$$
Bar, Canadian, Seafood
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70 Main St, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1T4, Canada
+1 705-549-8691
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Penetanguishene, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great staff ,service and food. Love the fish and Greek salad. If your in Penetang don't miss this little gem.

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Thank Gayle M
Port Hope, Canada
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70 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome fish and chips, really great service and very cozy. Great job all around and would absolutely go again.

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Thank ian422
mount albert ontario
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great food and super friendly service by Kate. I had the Seafood Chowder and it is perfect. I used to live in New England and this ranks with the best. Fish is very good too.

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Thank 2dboat
Algonquin Park
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is another place that has been around for decades (the company I worked for more years ago than I like to think about supplied games here back in its pool room days) sorry an old man's reminiscence, but this place has gone through multiple renovations and upgrades and still remain a favourite of locals and visitors alike. The place... More 

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Thank Nagagamisis
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great food - friendly efficient service. Our only complaint is it is always too cold. Make sure you bring a warm sweater!

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Thank William B
Tampa, Florida
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were passing through downtown while in vacation and found this little jewel. The front of the restaurant didn't initially catch our attention but we didn't want to keep driving looking for another restaurant. We were extremely pleased! A small eating area in the front but a bar and larger dining area in the back with sports channel TV. The... More 

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Thank mah813
Penetanguishene, Canada
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I have been going to Ken's for many years and will admit that we have had only ONE not so great meal, but the other 100+, no complaints. Favs have to be fish and chips (and loads of them), clubhouse and home-made roast beef dip. Prices are reasonable and you should leave content. Breakfast is always hot and cooked the... More 

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Thank coachscott7693
Midland, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

First time Trying Captain Ken's went for breakfast had the breakfast special (4.49) it was great. Service was excellent, breakfast was served in a very quick time. I will definitely be back to try dinner and lunch. Great little place.

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Thank spencerd12321
Toronto
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Sadly, we weren't there at the right time of day for the main draw, which seems to be fish. They gave us a good breakfast (comfort food when we got rained out early at Awenda Park), though, and for $5.00, which can't be beat. Good and abundant potato chunks (could have been a bit crispier), lovely eggs and bacon, great... More 

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Thank SingoutToronto
Toronto, Canada
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122 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We were part of a group of 10 people who came in for a Sunday morning breakfast with a short notice reservation. Staff was ready for us and very attentive to our needs and orders ... Nice buffet also and a la carte orders were just as delicious! I'd go back for sure!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Bar, Canadian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Main St, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1T4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Penetanguishene
  • Phone Number: +1 705-549-8691

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