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Just for the Halibut

) #1 of 24 Restaurants in Bobcaygeon $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, Seafood,
17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
+1 705-738-4545
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (94 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, Canadian, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at the halibut. The food was delicious and our server Mary, was polite, efficient and very enjoyable. We had the garlic bread and it was delicious. And the fish and chips are the reason that we always come back.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this place .... The service is fast and friendly and the food is delicious .... Had the halibut and chips .... Delicious .... Probably the best I've had .... It wasn't greasy and the amount off batter on the fish was perfect...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sara was our server and she was amazing! She had great suggestions on the menu and had excellent customer service. The good was amazing!!

Thank Aleach2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy place..book early. Accommodating staff, good service. Full menu. Free parking behind restaurant. Pleasant dining room.

Thank 555trish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The person that took my order on the phone was very courteous and obliging. The food was excellent and this service enabled us to have dinner on our deck at home. We will certainly be doing that again. Thanks

Thank Blair B
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Have had take out from there a few times now and it's been mostly top notch! Really glad to have this place in Bobcaygeon! The guy who runs the place is awesome but standards do slip a bit when he's not there. The restaurant part...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Food is great, service I see great. Very busy place so make a reservation. Recommend to anyone. 😊 enjoy it.

Thank 44Bon
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Good food. We had the halibut and chips and coconut shrimp. Service was awful. There is a little lobby area with another door to the main restaurant once you get inside. There was a sign that said we had to wait on the lobby side...More

Thank VannyFo
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My partner got the fish and chips and it was served on a small fish shaped plate...way to small, fries everywhere.Taste not bad but a hassle to eat. Don't go to the washroom while there, its quite the experience. Nice atmosphere and a GREAT selection...More

Thank sajore2001
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We travelled for many hours today and deserved a great meal. They sure didn't dissapoint. We had great service and some awesome food. Mind you we had to wait a bit to get a table but that's a good sign we will be back and...More

Thank Glenn S
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Questions & Answers
4 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Wendy H | Reviewed this property |
Verify with Matt the owner but I do believe they have grilled salmon, steak and grilled chicken breasts
9 February 2015|
Response from Matthew L | Property representative |
We are closed mondays+Tuesdays.Open Wed to sun check or wed site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King St. East | next to the Beer Store Bobcaygeon, Bobcaygeon, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0M 1A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kawartha Lakes  >  Bobcaygeon
  • Phone Number: +1 705-738-4545
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The Original Just for the Halibut has been part of the Bobcaygeon Heritage for decades. Offering our world famous Halibut and Chips, in-house ground burgers, Certified Angus steaks, beers from around the province and worldwide as well as wines to complement any dish. Don't forget dessert! We have dishes for everyone in the family and a kids menu too.open Wednesday to Sunday please note menu on this web site is not our correct menu
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