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“A little pampering”

Purple Thistle Dining Room
Ranked #5 of 16 Restaurants in Ingonish
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Schererville, Indiana
Level 4 Contributor
39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“A little pampering”
Reviewed September 27, 2013

Buffet breakfasts were very good, and provided a hearty start for the day. One had a delicious dinner of fish on ricotta-filled crepes, the other a tasty monkfish entree. A good choice for a special, more elegant dinner in the area. Service was outstanding.

  • Visited September 2013
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English first
Antigonish, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Superb”
Reviewed September 2, 2013

Our breakfasts here were wonderful. There were many options on the buffet and the staff were amazing.

Visited August 2013
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Chatham, Ontario
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Excellent Food”
Reviewed September 2, 2013

Even if you are not staying there, make reservations and enjoy the Purple Thistle. We dined there consecutive nights and really enjoyed working through the menu.

If not from the area, try the Nova Scotia wines and cheeses. They will pleasantly surprise you.

Visited August 2013
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Brisvegas
Level 6 Contributor
176 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Very disappointing”
Reviewed August 28, 2013

We dined @ Purple Thistle the first night @ Keltic Lodge expecting something very special. It was far from that. Our river was great but the food almost unedible.

Visited August 2013
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Northborough, Massachusetts
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast”
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Breakfast is part of the stay at the Keltic Lodge. Outstanding food. Eggs Benedict were prepared just right. Real Maple Syrup

Visited August 2013
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