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Bar, Canadian, American, Pub
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Cumberland St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2T1, Canada
+1 807-345-3011
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Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gargoyles is no longer open. The owner is concentrating on his other business, the Cheese Encounter. Their delicious Cesar salad dressing can be purchased there.

Thank DarwinsGroove
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before the North Core of Thunder Bay got a bunch of other good restaurants, this was one of the few. Competition seems to have done a number however, and Gargoyles has closed. Not to worry however, the Thai Kitchen is moving in and their offerings have always been good!

Thank NotTimbuktu
Ontario, Canada
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189 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My visits to Gargoyles are always at least six months apart. That seems to be the magic amount of time it takes to forget the poor experience I've last had at their restaurant. Tonight I was served a beer (this is December) that had expired in April of 2016. The maple salmon spinach salad had a portion of salmon slightly... More 

Thank digerati
Thunder Bay, Canada
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164 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We loved the appetizers and the lobster cakes were over the top good! Missed the regular Gargoyles Pizza, my husbands favorite. The Cesar salad is the best in town.

Thank marycentral2013
Winnipeg, Canada
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We arrived late in the day to Thunder Bay. Finding a hotel room proved to be difficult, but we managed to find one at the Prince Arthur down town close to the marina. We were starving when we asked the hotel staff to recommend a restaurant close by since it was almost 8:00 in the evening. Gargoyles, she said they... More 

Thank Heather M
Thunder Bay, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Hadn't been here for years and decided to revisit the place - what a pleasant surprise! Love the casual atmosphere and some really unique and tasty food items. Only downside is parking was a bit difficult to find

Thank Leanne M
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were delighted to find this after wandering about late on a Friday night. It was open, quiet enough to converse, and had a great menu. The service was excellent and our food was delicious! I would have liked to try some of the other interesting items on the menu. Will make a point to stop here on our next... More 

Thank Nina P
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Went here for drinks and a snack --- they had live music which as quite enjoyable! Food was good, the drink selection good, service good ... nice place!

Thank doggydoc54703
Thunder Bay, Canada
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138 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Still has an interesting menu and good beer choices. Music often. Good ambience. Do steaks properly. Also fish. Bar food very good.

Thank Reg J
Thunder Bay
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Group from work went to relax and enjoy a night out. Fun atmosphere, great appetizers and large menu selection.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Canadian, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cumberland St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2T1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-345-3011

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