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Anchor Inn Hotel

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1 Water St, Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0, Canada
+1 705-368-2023
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff
Description: The Anchor Inn Hotel is located in downtown Little Current on Manitoulin...
The Anchor Inn Hotel is located in downtown Little Current on Manitoulin Island, Ontario Canada. The Hotel offers a great restaurant, lively bar, room, and nice inexpensive rooms and kitchenettes. We are located across from the re-developed waterfront and municipal marina, and also have a cool street-side patio and two streaming web-cams.
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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great spot with creative foods, and Brew

Be sure to visit the Anchor Inn, if you are visiting Manitoulin Island, or just driving through. The owners are always working hard to improve their level of service and food selections. One of my favorite dishes on the menu is the Whitefish Salad. It's a house specialty, as is the Blue Cheese... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
RayToronto70
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Toronto, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We eat there several times a season, winter of summer. The food is always good and the staff is excellent.

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Be sure to visit the Anchor Inn, if you are visiting Manitoulin Island, or just driving through. The owners are always working hard to improve their level of service and food selections. One of my favorite dishes on the menu is the Whitefish Salad. It's a house specialty, as is the Blue Cheese and Steak Salad. Good selection of brews... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

WE had dinner twice at the Anchor this past weekend....The food is very delicious and the staff are really friendly and efficient. Food is creative and tasty and the portions won't leave you going home hungry, which is a big plus! Sweet potato fries are excellent and so are the salads.. Setting is nice too, right on the channel so... More 

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Anchor I, Owner at Anchor Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Saloun: And thank you for the kind review, especially your comment lots of flair. It is so nice to hear such positive feedback on the staff, quality of the food, and portions sizes. We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your positive comments with the Trip Advisor community. We look forward to meeting you one day and... More 

Benton Harbor, Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My husband and I have been coming to the island to fish for about 15 years and I as a little girl back in the late 50's early 1960's - 1971 had been coming with my family for great fishing vacations! Little Current is a quaint town of which has special memories for me and my husband as we walk... More 

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Anchor I, Owner at Anchor Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Kirecca: Thank you for the positive review and particular thanks for noting the friendly staff and quaint town of Little Current. We the current owners have been here for over 20 years, the the Hotel itself has been in operation since 1888. Certainly lots of history and and you have likely seen a bit of a transition over the... More 

Toronto
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I had the pickerel dinner one night, and the fish tacos the next! Both meals were delicious. I particularly enjoyed the home-made bread pudding with Jack Daniels butter sauce.

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Anchor I, Owner at Anchor Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Icewomen: Thank you for your review of our Hotel. Yes, the fish we serve is fresh, the whitefish we feature daily is the local favorite ( and also used in our fish tacos) and is commercially fished in the cold waters of the North Channel by a company called Purvis Marine. Our Hotel opened in 1888 and I think... More 

Manitoulin Island, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good food and always consistent. Nice for families. Busy place in the summer. Family favourite for us.

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Anchor I, Owner at Anchor Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello M Van: Thank you for your kind review. More 

Toronto, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We had heard a lot about this unique place located in Little Current on the Manitoulin Island so we took a side trip from our visit to Espanola. It was probably the worst ever dining experience in a long time. The service was poor at best, the server was chewing gum, and looked like she was in a hurry to... More 

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Anchor I, Owner at Anchor Inn Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Wallace from Toronto: Thank you for your review. Safe to say your comments are a bit of an our of the ordinary, but that's ok, we appreciate and respect everyone's opinion. We are sorry that your experience did not live up to your expectations. Servers are not supposed to be chewing gum. I am not certain who your server... More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Went for wing night and was craving a ceaser and was pleasently surprised, Sam the bartender listened to my request and made it just like I made it, amazing!

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Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great food, lovely view on the deck area, Had fresh fish everytime, the prices were reasonable - just wonderful

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Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Four of us had the bison burgers one night and it was a unanimous hit!! Sweet Potatoe fries on the side, please. The locally supplied whitefish was delicious another night. Their homemade broccoli soup was declared 'the best ever tasted'! I would definitely rate this place 5 star for taste!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Water St, Little Current, Ontario P0P 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Manitoulin Island  >  Little Current
  • Phone Number: +1 705-368-2023

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

Description

The Anchor Inn Hotel is located in downtown Little Current on Manitoulin Island, Ontario Canada. The Hotel offers a great restaurant, lively bar, room, and nice inexpensive rooms and kitchenettes. We are located across from the re-developed waterfront and municipal marina, and also have a cool street-side patio and two streaming web-cams.

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