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70 Port Darlington Road, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
(905) 623 4925
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Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
casual and relaxing

I did not expect gourmet dining and actually came here for the location on the water and the view which I would score highly. I like the casual, relaxing , cottagie feel of this place. The food crab cakes were lacking in skill but the bruchetta was unique and yummie. The server was attentive and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
jaqma
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Port Hope, Canada
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Port Hope, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I did not expect gourmet dining and actually came here for the location on the water and the view which I would score highly. I like the casual, relaxing , cottagie feel of this place. The food crab cakes were lacking in skill but the bruchetta was unique and yummie. The server was attentive and friendly. Put on your flip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We went and had a wonderfull meal that was served by a very friendly server. The only complant I would have is I think it is time for a little redo on the patio and deck. Other than that it was a great time.

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Orono, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

loved eating by while overlooking the lake and boat docks Food is nothing more than average. The restaurant area is not the cleanest one I've been in and do not enjoy that greasy smell. Service is slow and when you just come for an hour lunch you better be ready to be late back to work

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I moved to Bowmanville in Dec 2014, waited through a long winter just to visit Bobby Cs as I love being by the water. We sat outside overlooking the marina, waiting for some one to show up, they didn't, so I went in a young man making salads finely says can I help you sir, I said yes we are... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

First time for us. Food was average but definitely not worth the price. Will admit that the service was very good. Place is very old and dingy. There was an overly loud party that was disturbing everyone in the restaurant...they let their kids use the place as a playground ..many people at surrounding tables complained as no one could hear... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Had the roast beef dinner. The medium cut was overdone and dry. The Lorraine salad was nice with the oranges and almonds. We have eaten here and have had drinks several times over the years and it's seems to be hit and miss on the food.

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Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Great dockside atmosphere inside and out. Patio is terrific on a nice day as it is right on the water. Even sitting inside the water is clearly visible and right there.

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Newcastle, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

beautiful view lots of choices on the menu but when it came to the food it wasn't great i went there for my birthday and i ordered the buffalo wrap NO ranch and honey garlic bbq sauce they gave me RANCH and MILD\HOT sauce apparently my familys food wasn't so great either i think the only good thing about this... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We have had nice dinners or lunches there, overlooking the lake. The food was good, ithe restaurant is a litte on the dark side, older building, but the atmosphere is good.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We decided to go to Bobby C's for my daughters birthday celebration because I have had good experiences there in the past.. This time, not so much. Sadly disappointed. And I am starting to get very tired of restaurants passing off their substandard food as meals and immensely overcharging for it! Service was decent - and I apologize to the... More 

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Address: 70 Port Darlington Road, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (905) 623 4925
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville

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  • Address: 70 Port Darlington Road, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville
  • Phone Number: (905) 623 4925

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