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Little Tub Harbor, Tobermory, Ontario, Canada
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Tobermory Gem

Looks can definitely be deceiving. Stumbled upon this restaurant by mistake and was pleasantly surprised. We had a wonderful meal and amazing service. I will definitely be recommending this place to others. In my opinion it is the best restaurant I have tried in Tobermory.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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Montreal, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Nice place to eat... Amazing food and super view to the arbor ! Manuel you make food as a BOSS !!! Next time I'll try pasta :o)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Looks can definitely be deceiving. Stumbled upon this restaurant by mistake and was pleasantly surprised. We had a wonderful meal and amazing service. I will definitely be recommending this place to others. In my opinion it is the best restaurant I have tried in Tobermory.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Nicely located at the harbor, we sat outside in the sun enjoying good wine, great food. The service was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We ate here mainly because the staff were quite friendly the first night we arrived when everything was closed. So we decided to return for a full meal later in our stay. We loved our food! My boyfriend had the lake trout and demolished it. I had the eggplant Parmesan (I'm vegetarian) and it was fantastic. We also had cheesecake... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We went to this Italian restaurant because we had heard good things, we were not disappointed , the chef and waiters are easy to talk to, they will make the dish as you want it, they take pride in what they do and offer....they could use some help with the set decoration however don't be fooled by this ,the food... More 

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toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Price is good provided in a tourist area. The food is Italian, authentic and simple, not a lot of choices in the menu, mainly pasta with sauce or seafood. The bread is not free. The bruschetta we ordered was too hard. Inside has less than 10 tables, patio has a few more picnic tables. It was full in summer nights.... More 

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Orillia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Lucked into this restaurant that was just up the street from our motel. They were so popular that they had to turn customers away - they need more tables! Authentic Italian cuisine, the food was delicious, we thoroughly enjoyed our meal. I had the classic Puttenesca, one of the best I've tasted. And the tira misu was divine.

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Their address is 68 water drive, Tobermory. They do not take reservation; first come first serve. Excellent Italian food at reasonable price. I highly recommend their Tiramisu.

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Oakville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We were part if a group of ten hungry scuba divers who ate at Molinari's around 7 pm on a Saturday night. The servers were clearly not happy to see such a large group and ultimately split us up when it was not necessary to do so. Our server was friendly but unable to open wine bottles (no training) .... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We noticed one of the kitchen staff (open concept there) is most likely dating one of the young female staff...who has no business serving tables. She basically stood around doing nothing, and lost two tables due to the fact. We lucked out with our server who was prompt, courteous, and all accommodating. The food was 50/50. Smoked Salmon app was... More 

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Address: Little Tub Harbor, Tobermory, Ontario, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Tobermory
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: Little Tub Harbor, Tobermory, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bruce County  >  Tobermory

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  • Cuisine: Italian

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