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Best Northern Motel and Restaurant

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Wawa $$ - $$$ Polish, European,
Highway17, Wawa, Ontario P0S 1K0, Canada
+1 705-856-7302
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pierogies” (25 reviews)
“pavlova” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Polish, European, Canadian, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
Highway17, Wawa, Ontario P0S 1K0, Canada
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Reviews (157)
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the pork tenderloin with mashed potatoes and veggies, more than adequate servings, which unfortunately left me no room for dessert.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious dinner and desserts that delighted all our senses! Pasta, pork, steak, perogies, pavlova and crumble - all divine!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived her one evening and were seated immediately. It's not a very large place but still has ample seating. There was only one waiter. He served us drinks promptly and took our orders. I wanted something light so had a large bowl of cream...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a surprise. Did not know that there was a polish restaurant with wonderful. authentic and delicious food.

Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Traveling with our camper trailer on the Circle Tour, we decided to eat out on a Sunday night & luckily chose the Best Northern. My husband had one of the specials, Jager Schnitzel, accompanied by a bowl of Ukranian borscht. He declared both to be...More

Reviewed May 4, 2017

We stayed at the Best Northern on 5/3/17. The motel is nothing fancy, but it is clean and quiet. The staff was delightful and took care of us very well. We ate at the restaurant and it was delicious! Don't miss it! We were there...More

Reviewed November 11, 2016

I went here based on the good reviews and thought it would offer a "real" meal because all the placed I'd eaten during my drive we kind of heavy and greasy. There were polish options but not much that was easy on the stomach for...More

Reviewed October 22, 2016

Ended up at the Best Northern Restaurant by accident and it was a pleasant surprise. Homemade Polish food, all three entrees were excellent and reasonably priced. Spotless and pleasant decor. We enjoyed our meal after a long day on the road. I would say the...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant located in the Best Northern motel, specializes in Polish food, but offers Canadian options as well with just enough choice including salads and burgers. We started with the soup of the day, a borscht (beet soup) that was delicious. We then shared two...More

Reviewed October 12, 2016

So this place is totally perfect - the hotel AND restaurant - except for those of us who have many hours of travel and REST is really important, then the incredibly S..L..O..W restaurant is not a plus even though their food is ysuper delicious and...More

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Questions & Answers
April 9, 2015
Response from Late-Day-Traveller | Reviewed this property
I'm afraid I don't really understand the question and am not certain how it relates to this hotel. The Ontario Parliament (provincial) is in Toronto, about a nine hour drive south. The federal parliament is in Ottawa, a... More

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway17, Wawa, Ontario P0S 1K0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Wawa
  • Phone Number: +1 705-856-7302
  • E-mail
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