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The Fish Bowl Restaurant

942 Riverside Drive, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
(705) 267-3940
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Ranked #2 of 70 Restaurants in Timmins
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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Thunder Bay, Ontario
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I was in town for business with two other colleagues and we ate at the Fish Bowl at the recommendation of the rental car representative at the Timmin's airport; what a perfect recommendation! We had the best waitress and I feel bad we didn't get her name (long dark hair with the best smile ever). Appetizers were plentiful and really... More

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Timmins, Canada
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Although the decor is out of date, and they serve their tartar sauce in plastic shot cups, the food is good. The fish and chips, and tartar sauce are excellent. The washrooms are small and dark, and it's very loud inside the restaurant. The plastic is highly inappropriate considering it is more on the fine dining side. The desserts are... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Was pleasantly surprised at the price. The clam chowder was made in house and was delicious as was the coconut shrimp. Not only it this a seafood restaurant, but, also has steak, chicken and pasta. Also at the table, we order the hot chicken sandwich. All the food was delicious and would recommend this restaurant for those looking for an... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Upon the suggestion of our hosts, we went to the Fish House at a recent visit to Timmins. Excellent piece of Salmon - cooked to perfection. Everything else, not so much. I sat next to a window that needed replacing, a waitress that got 2 orders incorrect eaten in outdated decor. The place has a great foundation of good food... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Very nice atmosphere to dine in and the food was very good. I was in town for business with two colleagues and we all enjoyed our dinner.

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Timmins, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Timmins is very limited when it comes to eating out.. Yes~ we have the Caseys' and Eastsides Etc... but when it comes to something that is freshly made by order,, The Fishbowl is the place to go.. The calamari is by far the best I have ever eaten, The mussels as well, absolutely mouth watering.. If you want a bit... More

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Halifax, NS, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This was a very good meal and the staff helpfully accommodated the children - we were two families but they dealt with us very well. I was going to order the salmon, but was encouraged to try pollock, which I hadn't tried before, but is common in Northern Ontario. So I tried it and wasn't disappointed. The one thing is,... More

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Wawa, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Dining there recently we wanted to have a nice dinner before going to a movie. The decor is much nicer than I remember and the restaurant and facilities are very clean. We chose the crab and lobster dip with tortilla chips as an appetizer. The dip was fantastic however toasted pita chips would have made the dish classier and I... More

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Val Gagne
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Very friendly service, great meals, large portions, excellent deal. Definitely a must go to when in Timmins.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great atmosphere. Not your typical chain place. Large variety for everyone including a wide variety of non seafood dishes

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