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“Love it!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Ivan's Restaurant

Ivan's Restaurant
Ranked #14 of 159 Restaurants in North Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Canadian
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
North Bay, Canada
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89 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Love it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

Ivans is one of our favourite Diners in town. You place your order at a counter and they bring it to your table. They have everything wraps, burgers, and my favourite quesadillas. Its clean, and very friendly staff. Great place for families

Visited November 2012
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English first
New Liskeard, Canada
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Old fashioned fare done right”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Another place in North Bay to eat where you just can't go wrong. Awesome atmosphere but that classic working Wurlitzer Jukebox sets the tone. It is in perfect working order and beautifully restored. Very friendly service and nice portions. Of course, fresh-cut fries are a must in my opinion and Ivan's has as good as any place I've been. Awesome gravy. If I have one small complaint, it's the small bathrooms, but they're kept clean and sanitized so that makes up for it. Nice array of neon signs and other items of the fiftyish era. Food is consistently good from their all-day breakfasts to their fresh wraps and incredible burgers. When I'm in the Bay, (North Bay) I always have a tough time deciding among Ivan's, Burger World, Swiss Chalet, or King's Buffet.

Visited October 2012
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Lethbridge, Canada
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Great breakfast!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Ivan's is a great place to go for breakfast. The prices are reasonable and the food is very good. Service is fast and friendly. The servers come around frequently to refill your coffee and make sure that you're enjoying your meal.

  • Visited July 2012
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North Bay, Ontario
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Ivan's”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

The owner made sure we found a seat when it was full already. He went out of his way to do so. The food was to die for. I loved their hot hamburger sandwiches. Very tasty menu and the price is right. A clean place too. One of my faves in this city.

Visited June 2012
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Ottawa, Canada
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94 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Best milkshakes!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

If you go to Ivan's, have a milkshake! They are delicious!

Visited May 2012
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