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“Ive seen better”

The Turning Point Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 61 Restaurants in Golden
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $32
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Grill
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: We are a family owned business that offers pizza, pasta, steaks and burgers, etc. We have a separate kids menu, gluten free options and vegan dishes are available, and also offer take out and delivery within the town of Golden. Patio seating in the summer or enjoy the warm fireplace in the winter. We welcome large groups. We also have plenty of space for parking
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Ive seen better”
Reviewed August 27, 2012

Yah the food was good, but I had the runs after eating there. The service was great, all the girls were very friendly, but the restaurant looks like its designed for a very old crowd, and the couple who owns it is quite young. If they had a small menu and put some money into the atmosphere, got rid of the hideous carpet and got it more up to date, then in sure it would have been busier then the thee other tables that were in there with me and noon

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42 reviews
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“Tasty food, friendly service”
Reviewed August 26, 2012

On a Friday night in August, we found ourselves on The Turning Point's patio for dinner. It's location, while downtown, is in a light industrial/commercial area so keep your eyes on the mountain scenery. Food was very good, portions are large, and the staff was very friendly. It is definitely the family friendly choice for a decent sit down restaurant (appeared to be the ONLY family friendly choice on that Thursday night) in Golden.

  • Visited August 2012
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Olympia, Washington
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“Pleasant patio lunch”
Reviewed August 23, 2012

We ended up here by default, since the place we were seeking nearby was closed at lunch that sunny Saturday. (Lack of hours of operation is a weakness of TA, but I had a phone in my pocket... I need to remember to call before driving off to find a place.)

We enjoyed interesting burgers, excellent fries, and friendly service. I've never been served iced tea in an 8 oz glass before, and the only time refills came was when we asked for them. Seemed odd in an otherwise very competent eatery.

Prices seemed a bit high, but probably I just hadn't adjusted to BC prices in general yet.

  • Visited August 2012
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“Looking for a good meal at reasonable cost and found it here. Great food and very friendly staff”
Reviewed August 13, 2012

This really was quite a find in a town where I would not have expected much. Stopped in a very average motel to break a long journey and found this restaurant to be a very pleasant surprise. Both our meals were excellent and the staff very friendly. I would highly recommend.

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Watford ontario
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Excellent place to dine”
Reviewed July 27, 2012

Nice clean fairly new restaurant with a menu thta should suit most everyone. Our waitress was very attentitive and our foood was great. We liked it so much we came back again. They have dinner specials starting at 5 pm and we split one meal our first day finding the quantity adequate for both of us.

Visited July 2012
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