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The Fish Bowl Restaurant

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942 Riverside Drive, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
(705) 267-3940
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Well portioned and enjoyable food. Mostly quiet atmosphere. Decent prices for most items. Good variety of wine.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Darlene D
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Timmins, Ontario, Canada
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London, Canada
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Ate here since I was staying in the new Hampton Inn. The hotel provided a complimentary shrimp cocktail voucher so I chose to try it out. The food was okay but they would not honour their own voucher.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Fish and chips is alright. Better than other places in timmins. Shrimp and Alfredo the same really. Ordered a pint rickards and didnt even get full pint... Service takes a while even when only 3 tables full at restraunt and loads staff. Ill give it average but actually feeling in middle of poor to average.

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Dundas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I had heard a lot about the restaurant and finally had the opportunity to try it. Wait staff were not very responsive and the meal was definitely a disappointment. The fish was either old or had been frozen and certainly not what I was looking for. The ambience was certainly satisfactory. Rather doubtful that I would return.

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Timmins, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

From one visit to another food and service inconsistent. One visit dinner was served cool while on another visit food was excellent.

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Timmins, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Well portioned and enjoyable food. Mostly quiet atmosphere. Decent prices for most items. Good variety of wine.

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Toronto, Canada
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28 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

In Timmins for business. Had dinner here with my boss (a senior exec in his 70s with fairly discerning standards, from Toronto) and three colleagues from another company (one from Toronto, two from Timmins) for a few drinks and early dinner (we arrived at 4pm). Our colleagues from Timmins commented that this is the best local restaurants to eat at,... More 

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Matach
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

If you love seafood this is the place to go. Food is awesome staff friendly, Menu plentiful. Dessert menu is good. I really enjoyed dining here

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Sudbury,ON
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149 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We love Fish and Chips and so are rather picky about them. We searched for F&C online before leaving Sudbury. That was actually much easier than finding the restauratnt itself as the sign doesn't stand out. The staff were really friendly and (the mark of any decent F&C) they do have malt vinegar. The fish was fresh, the batter very... More 

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The food is good and the prices are fair. I've only been there once but I will be back and I would recommend it to anyone that likes seafood.

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Timmins, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable on the menu, and can give great suggestions. Food was good hot and good portion size. the Mushroom/chesse salad is awesome. great evening.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 942 Riverside Drive, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Timmins
  • Phone Number: (705) 267-3940

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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