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The North Restaurant

45 Mary St | Dunlop Street, W & Bayfield Street Intersection, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1T2, Canada
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
45 Mary St | Dunlop Street, W & Bayfield Street Intersection, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1T2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 August 2011

I have visited this restaurant about 6 times and each time I think it can't get any better but then it does. It is small but I really enjoy that... it's cozy. The food is so good that this place could definitely have its own...More

1  Thank kimmmmmmy
Reviewed 21 July 2011

Its quite clear that the chef/owner takes a lot of pride in his establishment and the food. Meals were excellent, portions were about right and very high quality. Well worth the experience, great food and an almost campy atmosphere that is almost at odds to...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2011

Went on a "date night" with my husband and chose The North on a friend's recommendation. Frankly, it was just mediocre to poor. The waitress was a snot and had an unpressed white shirt on that was filthy, and she didn't know what wines could...More

2  Thank Ephedra7
Reviewed 14 July 2011

We have been regular customers after discovering The North about 4 years ago. Chef and owner Marco does an amazingly creative job with each piece of food he touches. His recipes are unique and fresh and there is extreme attention to detail in everything he...More

1  Thank Barriemeansbusiness
Reviewed 23 June 2011

and that is exactly what I did. I smiled ear to ear with my appetizer of grilled calamari and main course of scallops and pork belly. The sauces are just fabulous. I've also tried the tasting menu, expensive, but worth every penny. The chef is...More

1  Thank bobkaf
Reviewed 27 January 2011

We have been going to the North Restaurant for over 2 years now, and believe me when I say you won't find a better restaurant in Barrie!! You'd be hard pressed to find a better one in Toronto. The owner Marko and chef make food...More

4  Thank ILuv2Travel17
Reviewed 27 August 2010

........food orgasm. And the best Cosmos in town. The service was fantastic. A really wonderfull night out.

2  Thank SamanthainBarrie
Reviewed 16 July 2009

This restaurant is one of Barrie's best kept secrets! I travel to Barrie often and stumbled across this place. Amazing food! Everything I've ever had is tremendous! The flavours are outstanding. You must check this out! It's worth the 45 min from Toronto for an...More

1  Thank ascap
Reviewed 11 February 2009

The North features some of the best dining in Barrie. The restaurant is small and cozy, right in the downtown area. Service is excellent. It's a perfect spot for a quiet romantic dinner. The food presentation is definitely upscale, and the food itself is great....More

1  Thank KPTraveller
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Reviewed 7 December 2008

Have only been once - looking forward to going again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Mary St | Dunlop Street, W & Bayfield Street Intersection, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1T2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: 705-812-2192
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