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East Side Mario's

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285 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay, Ontario P1A2B9, Canada
(705) 497-9555
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted to take the time to thank the staff of East side Mario's for the excellent service and food. Our server Amanda was very awesome and attentive . She suggested our appetizer, which we absolutely loved! The food came out super quick and was fantastic. For a first time ever at an East side Mario's it was an overall... More 

Thank Sandy S
Comber, ON
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sorry my dear with your name. As I write this review it has been a long day. Food standard as a chain restaurant. What makes the difference are the employees! Both servers (blonder ladies) were great. I watch you tend bar and wait tables and welcome guests as old friends. Ample food. All kinds of bread. Beer cold. I would... More 

Thank PiperGuy
Thunder Bay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a 10 minute wait to get our table.. Server didn't get to us for about 10 minutes after we sat. Totally understandable since it was crazy busy. Food was average. But our server was a nice young lady who was definitely busy but very attentive and the hostesses were very polite.

Thank Maddie S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we just moved here in NorthBay and decided to try your resterant and now we go there always we just love it the service and quality of the food is impecable and the atmosphere is so relaxing and we were made to feel right at home Thank you chris and mike

Thank Christine A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The new menu is a welcome change with better choices. A fun atmosphere on a Friday night but too noisy to talk. Nice decor with a nice bar.

Thank havetostay
Sault Ste. Marie
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We thought this was like the Olive Garden. The food was not as good - although o.k. Server was very polite. We found it expensive. (we are seniors and would have preferred smaller portions - but at less cost, however.

Thank roamingprofessor
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The best place in town for lunch. They are so friendly, and quick at lunch time. The food is always fresh and hot, and there is plenty of it for lunch. Plenty of options and they are always willing to customize dishes for you.

Thank Katie T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

we visited on a saturday night. Arrived around 5:30 and waited about 45 mins but it was definitely worth waiting for. The food was excellent and the service even better. Have been there several times before when visiting North Bay and intend to visit again.

Thank Scott D
Glace Bay, Canada
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Passing though while driving cross country.. Food was delicious, our server was very friendly and helpful. Great experience :)

Thank MarisaSampson3
Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Its a pasta house plain and simple what makes it great of course is the salad and bread but most of all very good service...

Thank canadian9

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Italian, American, Canadian, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay, Ontario P1A2B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  North Bay
  • Phone Number: (705) 497-9555
Hey Budda Boom Budda Bing! We are the Home of All-You-Can-Eat soup or salad and garlic home loaf and offer delicious Italian meals at great value. At East Side Mario’s your family is our family and we are committed to deliver Amore in everything we do!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?