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Captain Ken's Diner-Billiards

Canadian, Seafood
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70 Main St, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1T4, Canada
(705) 549-8691
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sadly, we weren't there at the right time of day for the main draw, which seems to be fish. They gave us a good breakfast (comfort food when we got rained out early at Awenda Park), though, and for $5.00, which can't be beat. Good and abundant potato chunks (could have been a bit crispier), lovely eggs and bacon, great... More 

Thank SingoutToronto
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107 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were part of a group of 10 people who came in for a Sunday morning breakfast with a short notice reservation. Staff was ready for us and very attentive to our needs and orders ... Nice buffet also and a la carte orders were just as delicious! I'd go back for sure!

Thank Rick O
Penetanguishene, Canada
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Busy place on Wednesday evening for all you can eat fish. The fish is fresh and good and the atmosphere is casual.

Thank kamasc
Oshawa, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I haven't had pickerel in years.And had second thoughts about ordering but also happy I did. We ordered it grilled it was cooked perfect. Plenty of food on the plate,fries roll and coleslaw. Service was quick and the servers were friendly. It's nice when you walk in the front door,you can see the cooks preparing the meals.I always like that... More 

Thank susan g
Hamilton, Canada
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77 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

After getting a recommendation from the shop owner and customer of a craft store down the street we decided to have dinner at this restaurant. It was very clean and welcoming and the staff were enthusiastic, friendly and attentive. I expected a billiards hall filled with all the town drunks based on the name of the place. We had the... More 

Thank BazRasty
Hanover, Canada
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148 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

here this place is known for ken's fish and chips, ken is a great guy went to school with him,, fixed up the back of restaurant for entertainment,, this place is great all year around . if u stop by please say hi to ken from Janice b from school,,

Thank Janice B
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Been there several times with family and in-laws. Food is always good with pretty big portions. It is a local favorite of ours. You will enjoy.

Thank John C
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat. If ordering off the selective menu or in for specials, the food and service will be certain to please! Great portions and friendly atmosphere for all. Entertainment nights are frequent. Breakfasts are incredible, the chicken noodle soup is delicious, fish & chips devine and you MUST try the hoagie as built!

Thank trixxie b
Tiny, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Came across a banner advertising breakfast buffet last Sunday and decided to try it for the first time. Totally surprised, the place was very clean and inviting; the food was good, freshly cooked omelette or eggs the way you want them, pancakes, bacon, sausage, home fries and toast with a platter of fruits to choose from. The service was excellent... More 

Thank melva285
Ontario, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

went there on my way home from work to grab fish and chips fo rmy husband and I the bill was out ridiculous won't be going back even if the food was good was way to expensive

Thank Helen M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Main St, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1T4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Penetanguishene
  • Phone Number: (705) 549-8691

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