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Knechtel Foods

15 Walker, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-583-1908
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“perch dinner” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, American
15 Walker, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came to Port Dover to see the sights and try Knechtel's famous River Perch direct from Lake Eerie; the shores of which are not more than 200 yards from the where the catch is cooked!! My brother and I used to catch these feisty fish...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sorry but I have been taking my mother here for years, it is a basic place with a small salad bar, the food has always been great but the recent increase of 40% is too much. We spent in excess of $100 for lunch for...More

Thank ACAboundagain
Reviewed 1 week ago

went to knectels by the beach in Dover. I did not have the perch but others I was with did and said was excellent . I am not a fish lover so had a burger . it was a very generous size I had trouble...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Pearch! So good. They really should have fresh cut fries though! I always skip the fries cause they are frozen.

Thank taelor13
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on July 1st with friends. We had the perch snack. It was very good. Service was very good for a very busy day. Salad bar was limited and it was horrible. We are usually here every year at this time....More

Thank Angie C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Couldn't believe when got my bill today. Shared a platter in the restaurant today and enjoyed salads/fruit. Ordered a platter to go for my husband. When I got the two bills I saw an increase of $10 on each platter since my last visit a...More

2  Thank deb0825
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A beautiful sunny Sunday to take the machine on a Dover Run ended very poorly with a lunch stop at this location. Service was on the low end of acceptable, but my much anticipated perch lunch was downright pathetic. Three small pieces (one so small...More

1  Thank seasonedtravellers57
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Good food reasonable price just the right amount of attention from staff Would go back anytime what a beautiful setting right on the beach lots of parking

Thank garybromhead
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We've been to Knechtel's a couple of times and found it quite adequate. There is service through an outside pass-through for people who just want to grab something and keep going. Today, for the first time, we ate inside, and it was also satisfactory. Compared...More

Thank losdosgringos2015
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Knechtels. Once you realize you sit yourself, (clean or dirty table) the visit becomes better. My wife ordered the fish n chip's (halibut) 2 pcs n fries, I had shrimp in a basket 17-20 shrimp. The halibut melts in...More

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26 August 2016|
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Response from Magoo819 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they shut down because of any seasonal issues and as such as open all year long. My mouth is watering just thinking about that delicious perch dinner, I also love their milkshakes, the real deals!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Walker, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Norfolk County  >  Port Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 519-583-1908
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