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The Dish Cafe

) #1 of 21 Restaurants in Kirkland Lake €€€€ , Healthy
77 Government Rd W Unit 2, Kirkland Lake, Ontario P2N 2E6, Canada
+1 705-462-3200
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
20 Jan 2017
“Food is delicioius! Pricey but worth it!”
2 Nov 2016
“Yet another amazing meal”
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Canadian, Healthy
77 Government Rd W Unit 2, Kirkland Lake, Ontario P2N 2E6, Canada
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

The steak was tender and cooked perfectly! We love this restaurant ! Its a little pricey but worth the money!

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Just returned from another great dinner at The Dish Cafe. Meals are consistently delicious. Staff very friendly and approachable. Reservations are recommended as this gem of a place gets full.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I love the Dish Cafe. I've been there several times and have never been disappointed. My favorite gift.....a gift certificate for dinner at The Dish.

Thank HilaryLarder
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Kirkland Lake, ON is a small town, so it doesn't take long before you've tried all the dining options in town. Even though we tried to make reservation at this restaurant before, the place was reserved for a private event, so we couldn't get in....More

Thank Belvera
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The standard of food here is exceptional. The waitress is friendly and knows many of the locals by name. The chef focussed on delivery of the meals, quality and presentation. This should be the first choice for anyone wanting quality food at reasonable prices in...More

2  Thank Matt_kal
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Dining is an experience that involves all of your senses. Chef Matt gives your senses a serious workout. His creations are a beauty to behold and and promise to delight your palate. The Dish Cafe, is located in a small northern mining town where Chef...More

1  Thank Sheldren G
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

# 1 - You have to make reservations Everything else is like magic !! Before I could sit down - Katie asked me if I would like a beverage and viola ... The rest is good history !! Started with a Mill St. organic bokkle...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We first visited this restaurant about 2 years ago. It is truly a gourmand's delight. The husband (chef) and wife team produce wonderful food in a very intimate atmosphere. My wife and I enjoyed a vegetarian Milles-feuille while my son's girlfriend enjoyed a shrimp dish...More

1  Thank Bucky09
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by the excellent meal we had. A cauliflower and blue cheese soup for appetizer followed by a pork tenderloin with shrimp and a great sauce. The flavor was incredible. A must stop for anyone coming north.

Thank Normand L
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This restaurant is intimate and above average for its location. We are very lucky to have this in our town. The dining experience here is second to none. I highly recommend restaurant.

Thank snow11140
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Healthy
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Government Rd W Unit 2, Kirkland Lake, Ontario P2N 2E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Kirkland Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 705-462-3200
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