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Prospector Restaurant

27 Cumberland St S, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
(807) 345-5833
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Ranked #12 of 243 Restaurants in Thunder Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

We've heard great things about the prospector but unfortunately we were let down.. The service was okay, and the food was not up to par at all especially for the prices.. They also didn't have any of their famous prime rib. My steak was overcooked and the sides that came with it were not good at all and they were... More

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winnipeg
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Hidden gem for sure,we stumbled on this restaurant purely by chance as this was my first trip to Thunder Bay . The salad bar had plenty to choose from and the soup are excellent too. You must try their beer on the tap I can't remember the name but it's local brew and it was good.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

excellent prime rib steaks with soup and salad bar included. Be sure to arrive hungry. The hot rolls are especially tasty

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We have eaten here several times. The food is consistently good and the service fairly good as well. They raise there own beef and the prime rib is usually very good.

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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

All need to say is GREAT. Service good big smile like they are glad to see you. Food so good. Just wish the bathroom was upstairs. There is one upstairs for handicap.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Everytime i go to the prospector i know the prime rib will be tremendous. The fresh buns are amazing. Joyce is always very accomadating and treats everyone like family. if your in Thunder bay you have to go to the prospector.

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Marathon, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Consistently a very good restaurant... quick seating, great waitress and very good food... the salad bar is good, not huge.. the meat (we had prime rib) is wonderful but those Prospector Buns fresh from the oven every so many minutes, yummy heaven!!! I have never been disappointed at this restaurant... and the waitress was very happy to collect some leftover... More

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sioux lookout ontario canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

fantastic salad bar... fresh fish... great steaks... nice private seating. We love this place.The Prospector is a bit pricy but it is good value.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

have always had a great meal here steak and prime rib yummy, homemade buns as much as you can eat the best beef barley soup and a wonderful salad bar. always good and great service. try it for yourself

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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

These guys have hands down the best soup and salad bar in town. Their buns and soups are delicious! I have been here numerous times over the years and very rarely had anything that I didn't like. Both their Seafood and their Steak are delicious (Get the friend of the owners cut if you're looking for something hearty). Price wise... More

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Additional Information about Prospector Restaurant

Address: 27 Cumberland St S, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (807) 345-5833
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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