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3929 8th St E # 205e, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
(306) 955-4949
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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Not a Good Dinner

I ordered the dry ribs which were advertised as the special of the house so I had big expectations. However, they were much worse that what I could have picked up at the Safeway Deli -- not just dry but dried out. So disappointing! The setting was kind of fun -- the old CPR train station and the... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2014
ramblingstone
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Alberta, Canada
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Markham, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Had 2 meals here during my visit. One was for breakfast. The buffet was very good. Went another night for dinner with son and sister. The baked lasagna was excellent. The waiters come around while eating offering small shots of liqueurs. It was fantastic.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The staff are great. The owner walks around talking to everyone. They also bring around complimentary shooters, Pretty good hey. The portions are huge. It was good. Your general menu. I have heard there is a big difference from the other Tomas Cook downtown.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Where do I begin. I have been here multiple times and every time it has been awful service. The people who work here are just plain rude and act like its not their job to serve you. Then when you dont get your meal properly they get mad and storm off. Im not talking about one person, its every single... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Went to Thomas the Cook Family restaurant on 8th street east on the 26th July for my Daughters 19th Birthday it's such a lovely place and very reasonable price ,the owner is a lovely man and went around talking to everyone when her heard it was my daughters Birthday he sent over a round of drinks on the house and... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Lousy food, bad service. Pizza is ok tho. There are several locations in town and they all have a terrible reputation. Avoid at all cost.

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Alberta, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I ordered the dry ribs which were advertised as the special of the house so I had big expectations. However, they were much worse that what I could have picked up at the Safeway Deli -- not just dry but dried out. So disappointing! The setting was kind of fun -- the old CPR train station and the service was... More 

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Saskatoon, SK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

And when brought to OWNERS attention all he said was "can I bring you another plate", I said "no, that's disgusting, I won't return" and got a "that's fine". Saskatoon has many more reputable places to eat. Don't waste your money here!

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Regina Beach, Canada
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170 reviews 170 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

My mother and I stopped in for lunch and were very pleased. The menu had a very wide variety from which to choose. We had pizza and Greek salad. The pizza was served hot and fresh and was generously topped with meat and cheese. The Greek salad was aslo very fresh and the serving was a very large portion. We... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I had several bad experiences here, found a bug in my salad, and they still charged me for my meal. Next time I was dragged there, I AGAIN found a bug in my salad. AGAIN, they charged me for my meal, comped my DRINK (which was pop), and gave me coupons to come back. Like I would. Ever.

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

I've never had a good meal here....it's where you go if everywhere else is too busy. Honestly-save your money! The food is absolutely terrible....you could make a better meal if you took all of the freezer burnt food out of the back of your freezer and threw it together. Oh and it's all greasy. Yuck! But it usually comes with... More 

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  • Address: 3929 8th St E # 205e, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Saskatchewan  >  Saskatoon
  • Phone Number: (306) 955-4949

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