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Ottawa, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We stopped here to rent some floaties. The owner will then drive you a couple of miles up river and you float back down. It takes a good hour to float back down. The river is slow moving and clean. One of the floaties had a slow leak and only just made it to the end. We all enjoyed this... More

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Toronto, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We loved this place! We would go for a walk along the River walk and end up at the pirate ship playground behind the River Cone. Kawartha Dairy ice crean, yummy fresh fries, swings and slides...we were all in heaven! Definitely worth a visit when you are in Minden!

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Port Perry, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

There’s a restaurant, located in Minden, which has been there and has been a favourite for quite some time, but it is starting to show signs of age. I’m referring to none other that the River Cone, that big ice cream-shaped eatery specializing in greasy fries crisp onion rings and juicy burgers. I must admit the place looks worn. The... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

The Rivercone is located right beside the Gull River in Minden which makes it a very special location and is only a minute or two off the highway. There is lots of seating outdoors. The burger was homemade and very fresh. The fries were overdone and hopefully they'll fix that because everything else was great - burger, fries and drink... More

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Minden, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

The Rivercone was a great place to eat. When the owner is there the food quality is great. When she is not it is really a hit and miss. The burgers are pretty good. I dont care for the ice cream unless it is the kawartha dairy that they sell. they have a great play area for kids. recently they... More

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

Since the new owners took over this year, we've noticed the quality of the hot food has gone down considerably (very greasy) and so has the service.

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Additional Information about Minden Rivercone

Address: 119 Bobcaygeon Rd, Minden, Ontario K0M2K0, Canada
Phone Number: (705) 286-0115
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Minden
Cuisine: Dessert

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