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Crystal Beach Restaurant

2001 Lakeshore Dr, Shuniah, Ontario P7A 0L4, Canada
+1 807-983-3004
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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2001 Lakeshore Dr, Shuniah, Ontario P7A 0L4, Canada
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Reviewed June 7, 2016

The Crystal Beach Restaurant is a great place to grab a quick meal if you happen to be in Shuniah. It's been recently remodelled so it's very clean and comfortable. Their menu is pretty standard and offers an all day breakfast. I enjoyed their fish...More

2  Thank Walkersmoon
Reviewed July 26, 2015

This is a greasy spoon diner which attracts customers who don't have other options because they happen to be hungry and in the area. The perogies were solid, the onion rings were definitively generic and the reuben sandwich would have been good but suffered badly...More

Thank Fortstjohnian
Reviewed July 23, 2015

We dropped in one afternoon while we were out exploring during our recent visit to the area. The server was friendly and helpful. The food was wonderful and was prepared and served quickly.

1  Thank Margaret G
Reviewed June 30, 2015

good place to go for a country drive and eat at this restaurant. Newly renovated and new owners. Very bright and cheerful, great wait staff, good food and great customers, friendly people in the restaurant . Beer battered fish Frday nights.

Thank Sibyle S
Reviewed September 25, 2014

O.K., so the reopening wasn't that grand. I wasn't even there that day, BUT, it has reopened and the food is good. There are no longer huge transports racing along the road outside as the highway has been moved and the clientele is comprised of...More

2  Thank gordon m
Reviewed October 3, 2013

As of the last Sunday in September Debbie and Bruce have decided to call it quits. Campers, residents and tourists alike will miss the "diner" and all the fun times we've had there.

Thank Fullbellies
Reviewed July 25, 2013

We stopped for breakfast and it was great. It was really busy and the service was still good. I have had Finn pancakes all over Thunder Bay and these by far are some of the best. I have had dinner and lunch here before and...More

Thank ASB2011
Reviewed July 24, 2013

Outside of Thunder Bay on Highway 17. We drove the Lake Superior Circle Tour in June 2013. After days of camping and eating peanut butter sandwiches, nuts, granola, apples and bananas we needed good old fashioned comfort food. This restaurant did not disappoint. Because of...More

Thank Ohiothoughts
Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Wow!! I stopped here with 2 other people on our way to camp. We just got a take out but wow this place was spectacular!! The service was sooooo good. They were very friendly which was great. The atmosphere was also great . The food...More

1  Thank AirCanada5
Reviewed January 26, 2013

Deb and Bruce are awesome. You will not find friendlier service anywhere. The restaurant is small but you're made to feel like one of the family. They have a great selection and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank Shamusmom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2001 Lakeshore Dr, Shuniah, Ontario P7A 0L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Shuniah
  • Phone Number: +1 807-983-3004
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Located on the old Highway 11-17, now called Lakeshore Dr. We over look scenic Lake Superior. We serve North American Home Style breakfast, lunch and dinner to both locals and travelers along the north shore.
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