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1201 Idylwyld Dr, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M3, Canada
807.274.9811
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Over a two and a half day weekend stay, having breakfasts, lunches and dinners there, for the most part the food was excellent. I was accommodated with gluten free choices. My husband's first dinner was spoiled with his filet mignon grossly overcooked and had to wait for a replacement steak... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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Thunder Bay, Canada
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Thunder Bay, Canada
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Over a two and a half day weekend stay, having breakfasts, lunches and dinners there, for the most part the food was excellent. I was accommodated with gluten free choices. My husband's first dinner was spoiled with his filet mignon grossly overcooked and had to wait for a replacement steak, while I ate my dinner alone. My walleye was to... More 

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had gone for a meal with my wife who ordered the walleye and I luckily ordered the ribs. My ribs were okay, but her walleye was rubbery. Where in land of so many lakes do restaurants get frozen fish? Just hook up with a supplier or assign someone to go fish straight off the lakes.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The setting was perfect to sit among friends & family, eat chicken wings several different ways ( loved the Thai sauce ) We sat inside as it was on the cool side but there is a patio where you can dine as well. Staff is very friendly & efficient. Hope you will enjoy as much as we did.

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Fort Frances, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Had the pleasure of having lunch at the 'Vous and was extremely pleased with all aspects. Our food was tasty, plentiful and served promptly and by a very attentive, pleasant server. The restaurant itself, has always been a wonderful place to sit, relax and dine....very clean and bright. An all-around great experience! Definitely, will go again!

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Ordered the new Rib-Eye steak salad. What a disappointment. The salad was soggy and drenched in typically thousand island type dressing. The ribeye was fatty and lots of grizzle. Wow, this could have been so much better with a little attention to detail. Service was average.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
503 reviews 503 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
1,005 helpful votes 1,005 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

On a recent business trip though the NorthWest I had dinner here. The meal itself was really only average. There was a fair bit of salt used in my selection (a chicken with noodle dish) that actually made it impossible to finish the meal. On the upside I was able to get a bottle of good wine for our table... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Great service, great view and my steak hit the spot! Just a very good spot to sit on the waters edge with a great view of Rainy Lake while enjoying food, cocktails and friends.

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Fort Frances, Canada
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The restaurant and its lake view cannot be beat. Outside seating on the patio is wonderful. Food is usually good but occasionally it is lacking.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Always like the food. Every item I tried was worth the wait, though sometimes extremely long waits. Different areas of the restaurant, including the outside patio, give people an option on how they want to dine. Very ingenious. The staff is very friendly. Though more expensive than any other place in Fort Frances, it is the best place to be.... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Good service, reasonable prices and tasty. I wasn't crazy about the ribs but the Taco salad, goat cheese salad, and homemade soups were amazing. Burger was real and mm good. I didn't try the fries but they looked homemade and made me drool. Try it out!

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  • Address: 1201 Idylwyld Dr, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Fort Frances
  • Phone Number: 807.274.9811

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