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Merla-Mae Ice Cream

346 Memorial Ave, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
+1 807-344-7887
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“banana split” (3 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian
346 Memorial Ave, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Reviews (46)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting Merla-Mae, I read reviews. Too late. I had asked staff at Fort William Historical Park for a recommendation for a restaurant for our group: myself and a young couple with a four year-old and a nine month-old. They overwhelmingly recommended Merla-Mae, even were...More

Thank Arlene R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This use to be a great spot for ice cream, we use to love coming here on our visits in the summer. Ice cream over the past two years is not as creamy, a lot better spots to go.

Thank Kiefer75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy ice cream! Waiting for them to bring back pb&j ice cream! Best place in Thunder Bay for ice cream.

Thank Jeannine M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place has been an institution in Thunder Bay for over 50 years and rightly so. Stopped for lunch and it's a true drive in style burger joint but what great food! Homemade cheeeseburger, small fries (I'd hate to see large!) and a soft drink,...More

Thank Murphyflyer
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Merla Mae is an icecream and burger place where you sit outside at picnic tables. I had a Merla Mae Burger, Onion rings and an orange milkshake. The milkshake was excellent, the burger was also very good and the onion rings were a bit greasy...More

Thank 14guestb
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Really enjoyed the cranberry sauce on the chicken burger. Had the regular fries with the burger which was almost too much to finish. Big portion. Shared some onion rings which had a nice and crispy batter.

Thank 997gaile
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great little place to go to get an ice cream. Great device, reasonable prices, friendly staff. Lots of tables to sit and enjoy

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I like this place fast and clean friendly staff. Its the only place this side of town otherwise you should go to Arthur street for another ice cream place

Thank Neda M
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Great ice cream. Large sizes. Worth every penny. Outside seating is nice to enjoy your meal or ice cream. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Love4SunnyDays
Reviewed 11 September 2016

You won't know what to order....it all looks/sounds good! Friendly staff...busy place! Easily accesible

Thank Judith M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 346 Memorial Ave, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-344-7887
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