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Friend's Diner

$American, ,
400 Laclie St, Orillia, Ontario, Canada
+1 705-326-8594
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“home fries” (16 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
400 Laclie St, Orillia, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just above average, down too earth dinner. The service and food are excellent. My go to dish is the Eggs Benedict. But can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Thank polishprince79
Bobabue9, Owner at Friend's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the wonderful comments. We love hearing from you. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever we go to Casino Rama, we always go to Friend's for breakfast before heading on the two hour drive home. We have been several times now, and never have we been disappointed. Yesterday was no exception. The service was quick and friendly (even tho...More

Thank Bev R
Bobabue9, Owner at Friend's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow. Thanks so much for the fabulous review. its always a pleasure hearing from guests from out of town. I am so happy we can accommodate your breakfast needs when you are visiting the casino. See you soon.

Reviewed October 1, 2017

My wife and I stopped in for breakfast. We had been before and had a good meal at a reasonable price so we went again. Even though it is small it is quaint and comfortable. We had the eggs Benedict with smokey holandaise sauce. It...More

Thank Barryorillia
Reviewed September 25, 2017

reading previous reviews on this location all good. We decided to visit for breakfast. It's a small diner in a small strip mall. No frills just a good breakfast at a good price.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Stopped by for lunch. My husband had a burger and fries. 2 weeks later and he still talks about that juicy, delicious burger! I decided to cheat on my low-carb diet with the chili cheese fries. Those were the best thing I had eaten in...More

Thank mugsaway55
Bobabue9, Owner at Friend's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Thank you for the kind words. Yes the burgers are good. All home made with fresh ground beef and spices. Also we make the chilli in house as well.

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast at this place - we both had the omelette and a side order of pancakes. Breakfast includes coffee and we found that it was very good. Service is great too. Hope to return next time we are in Orillia.

Thank Latif M
Reviewed July 20, 2017

It doesn't look like a lot from the outside but You need to try this place. Very clean and friendly. both my wife and I had the Eggs Benedict. home fries come with onions and peppers, sauce was homemade. Lots of other choice. Service was...More

Thank DonMcW66
Bobabue9, Owner at Friend's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Thank you for your wonderful response. So glad you enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

I have eaten many pancakes in my 66 years, this restraunt makes the most amazing pancakes ever!! Light and fluffy service is great !!

1  Thank Billybob1234567
Bobabue9, Owner at Friend's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Thank you for the very kind words. It is a pleasure to serve you always.

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Friendly fast service and excellent breakfast for a great price. Hubby and I both had the two eggs with bacon and home fries (we both don't eat toast). Eggs and bacon were cooked perfectly for both of us (over easy and over hard, break the...More

1  Thank Newfygirl_Ontario
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Great food, quick service, great round table at the back for 6 or 8 (reservations needed for that)! What more could you ask for??

1  Thank merikeb2017
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happy g
April 25, 2017|
Response from Bobabue9 | Property representative |
Depending on the day and time we might be able to. Please call me at 705-331-9789 and we can discuss your party. Thanks Alan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Laclie St, Orillia, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Orillia
  • Phone Number: +1 705-326-8594
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