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Grover's Family Restaurant

331 Atherley Road North, Orillia, Ontario L3V 1N8, Canada
(705) 325-1342
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Ranked #86 of 123 restaurants in Orillia
Cuisines: Indian
Most recent review
- Jul 15, 2014
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The food was a good value, and the place was very close to the Best Western where I was staying. But it seemed that the chef really does not care about his food at all. The chicken was put on a bed of rice that was so cold it must have been taken out of the refrigerator and plopped straight... More

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Cali, Colombia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

simple, but proper, and a good Americana menu - we were just there for breakfast, and it had great home-made fries with the basic servings, and good rye bread.... good service too...

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I like little diners that specialize in getting the food to you, having the food be good and putting a smile on your face with a good price. Grover's delivered. I just moved from Georgetown and was used to the Georgeview Diner so Grover's had big shoes to fill. I liked the portions and the price that went with those... More

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Toronto, Canada
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350 reviews 350 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

had a good breakfast here service was attentive ...but....... the early morning server put me right off..she was sssoooo loud you could hear her across the street and so full of that syruppy love , honey, sweetheart crap which I HATE! nothing special here

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Abbotsford
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

No frills family run cafe that does EXCELLENT affordable food. Hot, tasty and with a smile. Cooked breakfast including tea or coffee for under $6 - YES!!! Also their hot turkey sandwich is amazing. If you are expecting "fancy" decor, this is NOT the place. Basic trucker cafe style... for a VERY affordable price!!!

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Barrie, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

This is a family owned restaurant that needs TLC and a good chef. The whole place needs a good pail of bleach, water and scrubbing. I can deal with the age of restaurants as long as they are maintained which this one was not. The food tasted like a TV dinner that had been warmed up. The atmosphere felt like... More

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Mid-Ontario
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

The secret is that Sam and Retha the owners usually have curry if you ask for it. It is not on the menu, which is typical north american family style.

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ontario
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51 reviews 51 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

out of the way over there place for regulars patrons of orillia

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2007

food is OK, prices are good, Decor seems unfinished & uninviting

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