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The Mad Musher

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29588 Highway 60, Whitney, Ontario k0j 2m0, Canada
(613) 637-2820
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Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Right on the river

A good place to eat in Whitney but liked it alot more before they made the only dining area with a view of the river into an art display area - I want to come here because I'm hungry, the best art is outside the window of the room they closed off to diners. Food is good and affordable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
BjornViking
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Hamilton, Canada
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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Hamilton, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

A good place to eat in Whitney but liked it alot more before they made the only dining area with a view of the river into an art display area - I want to come here because I'm hungry, the best art is outside the window of the room they closed off to diners. Food is good and affordable.

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Minden ON
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Three of us for Wednesday lunch by Snowmobile. The "B" trail runs right past the parking lot. Very 'snowmobiler' friendly with racks for helmets and gloves. Good comfort food and daily specials. We all had the $9.99 special and it was just the right quantity of good food to warm us up for the afternoon on the trails. Friendly,efficient ,chatty... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I recently travelled to Algonquin for the weekend and had dinner and breakfast on different days at the Mad Musher. The food, although very simple was delicious. The value was certainly there. The Décor is lacking and the establishment really needs an upgrade, but that wouldn't stop me from going again. On my first trip I had the mad musher... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

After a long rainy week in Algonquin Park we stopped here on our way out for a hot cooked meal. The service was quick and quality. Coffee refills and hot food. What more could you ask for?! The portions were large and the view out the side over the river was lovely.

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Ottawa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had excellent service and great home style cooking here. We would definitely stop in on our next trip in the area.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had our honeymoon at the couples resort and after the first night we were done with the food. We decided to try this place with the strange name :P the atmosphere was just like a grandmothers place -nice and homey. The service was fast friendly and decently priced. We loved it so much we ate there... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The Mad Musher has a interesting name and I wondered what to expect when I entered the place. The décor had a bit of wilderness kitsch, but I would have liked to see more of the snow sleighs and hunter trapper stuff on the walls. This indie restaurant was very busy in the middle of the tourist season. From the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

DISGRACEFUL behaviour from owner. I am absolutely appalled by my experience today at this "restaurant". After a long days travel from Toronto to this location, we saw that the restaurant had a nice view overlooking the river and decided to dine here. We then asked the hostess if we could sit by the window and was told that if we... More 

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Winchester, Ontario
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were told the food was awesome but we found it very average. There was nothing wrong with it but it was certainly not awesome.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stopped there for lunch while doing the eastern side of route 60 through Algonquin. We found the food to be very good. Service was prompt and friendly. I had a bowl of the chili and a burger and my wife had the Ruben. I cook chili routinely and don't get along with green peppers real well. I was worried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 29588 Highway 60, Whitney, Ontario k0j 2m0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Whitney
  • Phone Number: (613) 637-2820
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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