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“Beautiful setting”
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Victoria Inn
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Dining options: Reservations
Toronto
Level 6 Contributor
141 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting”
Reviewed September 7, 2013

Gores Landing is rather off the beaten track, on the shores of Rice Lake 20 miles north of Lake Ontario.The Victoria Inn is a century-old building, which has manage to survive in a place that relies on the tourist trade, swimming and boating in the summer and ice fishing in the winter. Gores Landing is not exactly where the fashionable go to relax. ts main attraction is a beautiful terrace perched 50 feet above the lake with a lovely lawn in between. Dinner on the terrace looking at the sun set behind the lake is one of the most beautiful views imaginable, however. The food is tasty and reliable, though it doesn't vary much, and the service is very pleasant. The oddity, especially in June and July when the evenings are long, is that you can't be seated after 7 pm. This probably reflects its location, where 6 o'clock dinners are the standard.

  • Visited August 2013
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1 Thank winst0n4
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Cobourg, On
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Beautiful view”
Reviewed June 21, 2013

This is a lovely place for a memorable outing. Lunch out on the patio on a warm day is amazing. Good food with a spectacular view of Rice Lake.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank JimandJoan G
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Roseneath, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Enjoyable”
Reviewed December 11, 2012

Even though we attended in October which is good, my favourite time is in the warm weather out on the porch. Most enjoyable. The sound on boats on the water. Beautiful atmosphere. Trout or Pickerel a must.

Visited October 2012
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Thank Robert F
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