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Niva's Restaurant

376 Lisgar St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2M4, Canada
+1 807-346-2272
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (11 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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376 Lisgar St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Very popular breakfast spot - certainly so on the Saturday morning we went there. A line-up of customers but the line moved quickly. Ultra efficient service, food good, priced well. Eat and go breakfast (i.e. no lingering). :-) Lots of parking. Appears to be a...More

Thank Travel4Tw0
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Good food with fast and friendly service. The price of breakfast was reasonable and you got a lot of food. Lunch prices were a bit high though. Specials sounded enticing, unfortunately I could only have one meal there. Must go back.

Thank Cathy N
Reviewed 25 August 2018

My Wife and me rolled into Thunder Bay and started looking for a place that was not fast food to have breakfast. and through Trip Advisor she found Niva's.. and the reviews were good so we thought we would try it.. and the reviews were...More

Thank troubled1
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always busy. Get there before noon to avoid the wait. They serve wonderful breakfast food, pancakes and eggs. Their Finnish pancakes are very authentic.

Thank Diane p
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely try the Finnish pancakes! There service was spectacular and breakfast came super fast. Coffee was refilled before you even needed it. Can't say enough...great job Niva's

Thank Yvette S
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Still a great place for breakfast. Finn pancakes best in town. Eggs done as you like. Great service and coffee refills.

Thank Reg J
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast with my wife and two teenagers...the place provided cheerful, enthusiastic and competent service throughout our meal. Lots of Finnish pancackes, with stewed strawberries (stewed) eggs and coffee. All really good and well prepared. I have to say though that while Niva's pancackes...More

Thank Kurt W
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Even though I was there just after opening, there were already quite a few people inside which goes to show how popular it is. The hostess recommended the Finnish pancakes which are very thin just like crepes. I like that you can order whole wheat...More

Thank Adventure D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Going on a Sunday morning, expect to wait, but the line moves quickly. Great service and food in a super casual environment. Perfect for family brunches, and kid friendly.

Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

the smiles are enough to bring me back, but the food is spelled "comfort" all the time. the gals know from many years of experience.

Thank johnguthrie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 376 Lisgar St, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay District  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-346-2272
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