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Golden Griddle

$$ - $$$
Canadian, Diner
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400 Bayfield Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 5A1, Canada
+1 705-726-1828
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Orillia, Canada
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16 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I was at the mall on Sunday morning waiting for a store to open so me and my wife decided to duck in and grab a bite to eat. However it didn't take long for us to regret it. The service is mediocre the server came by a total of two times once to ask if we wanted coffee and... More 

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Thank ReiterTwo
Barrie, Canada
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went for dinner during the week. Not busy. Only one waitress but she was very good and was keeping herself busy serving, cleaning and doing cash. Food came fast and hot. No complaints. Would definitely return!

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Thank bellguy
London, Canada
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108 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We stopped in Barrie after a 4 hour drive and while planning to grab a drive-thru lunch, we spotted Sunset Grill and figured to give it a try as it stood apart from the usual collection of fast foods - which to be fair - fast food is not what the Sunset Grill is about at all, it simply shares... More 

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1 Thank BenjaminD1102
Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I used to come here as a kid with my parents as an obligatory stop. Not sure why, as the food is mediocre at best but it's still the same old place it always was. If you go, go for the breakfast buffet only.

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Thank Cnd_Traveller155004
Barrie, Canada
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233 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We moved today so were out for dinner on a busy Saturday evening but it was early (445 p) First popular spot we stopped had a line up with 30 mins. wait or more so we moved on. Had a particular spot in mind but as I was driving there, I noticed the sign for the Golden Griddle and asked... More 

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Thank Davax
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90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Breakfast at this restaurant used to be a favorite until about the last 5 years. Unfortunately the decor, food & presentation remain stuck in the wrong decade. Time for an update folks or its only a matter of time until the doors close forever.

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Thank Jetlaggedbrain
Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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135 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

The friendly staff greeted us when we walked in and showed us to our table right away. We were a group topping off the weekend of visiting friends and family before heading back home. The variety on the breakfast buffet was great. Finally Eggs Benedict on a buffet! Perogies and waffles were hits with the kids along with all the... More 

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Thank 9598mom
Barrie, Canada
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Have not been to this location in about 8 years. The pancakes were thin and taste like they used water for the batter. I remember when they were fluffy and delicious. I use to visit at least once a week for lunch. I make better ones with pre-mix when I go camping. Anyway ... not to complain too much ...... More 

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1 Thank Bruce M
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Ugh...food bland and like warm...i had an upset stomach for the rest of the day. I would not recommend to my friends

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1 Thank Diane F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

The buffet was excellent, as was the service, and the foo is at a cheap cost. I will definitely visit again with my family or friends.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Bayfield Street, Barrie, Ontario L4M 5A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-726-1828

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