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Denny's Drive-In

86 Ontario St S | Grand Bend, Ontario, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
+1 519-701-5808
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried onions” (10 reviews)
“french fries” (8 reviews)
“poutine” (9 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian, American
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86 Ontario St S | Grand Bend, Ontario, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't think the menu has changed in many years, but it doesn't need to. Simple and delicious, Definitely a must when visiting!!More

Thank ElleNybida
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear ElleNybida, thank-you so much for your 5 star review, it is heartening to know that you consider us a "Grand Bend Staple".......I like it!!! As for our menu, it has stayed the same for the most part but there have been a few additions...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family cannot visit Grand Bend, or Pinery Provincial Park without a stop at Denny's. The food is great the staff is friendly and it's just a lovely experience that one can really come to look forward to.More

Thank Thomas R
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Thomas R, what a lovely review for me to read! Thank-you so much for the 5 stars but more importantly giving us feedback that we are doing our job well. I am so glad that we are one of your highlights when visiting Grand...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've ordered burgers, fish and fries here and the service and food were good. Orders are taken at a window and handed out from another. Seating is outside under a red plastic roof and it can get pretty hot.More

Thank Restcure
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Restcure, thank-you for your 4* rating and for taking the time to post your review. While Denny's has been in existence since 1988, we like to think of ourselves as a 1950's style drive-in restaurant. Thanks for coming out and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch while antiquing. The food was delicious, the service was great and the bathrooms were very clean. Prices are reasonable.More

Thank AbbyE27
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear AbbeyE27, thank-you first of all for taking the time to post your review but more importantly, for letting fellow travelers no the pertinent information! I am very glad to hear that we provided a suitable venue for a late lunch while antiquing. Please come...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grew up in Grand Bend, Denny's was always the place to go for fast food, even when he was downtown... gone downhill since the family sold it. My wife and I just had shrimp and chips, and we won't rush back... shrimp were way overcooked...More

Thank tom f
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear tom f, thank you for taking the time to post your review. It is clear that we did not serve you well and for that I am very sorry. There are no excuses. I would like an opportunity to make the situation right if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our meal at Denny's! The food was delicious and was very reasonably priced. Our family really enjoyed it!More

Thank Michelle T
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michelle T, thank you so very much for posting your review and for giving us the 5 star rating! I am glad that we fed you and your family well! We look forward to the opportunity of doing it again whenever you are next...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch, had cheesburgers n split a small fries! was so good, and they give you lots of fries, place your order at window grab a seat on patio and like 3 minutes later food was ready, try a twisty cone on...More

Thank ron564
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ron564, it sounds to me that this was your first visit to Denny's Drive-In in Grand Bend. Thank-you so much for the 5 star review and I am glad to hear that we were worth the visit. Denny's and summertime Grand Bend, they just...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, good size portions, always busy, fast service, good prices. Nice to sit outside on a patio and eat.More

Thank hairgal72
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear hairgal72! thank-you for your kind words and vote of confidence. I am very glad to hear we are meeting the mark! We look forward to serving you throughout the summer and into the Fall. We are open 7 days a week until Labour Day...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

One quarter pounder with cheese, small fries, large poutine, and 2 small milkshakes $26. Not cheap by any means, if you ask me its on the pricy side but the food was good. For the poutine they used shredded cheese not curds which i thought...More

Thank Angelovski
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Angelovski, thank-you for taking the time to post your review, I appreciate you providing our readers with a fair and honest presentation of our pricing but also noting the food quality. We pride ourselves on serving what a previous tripadvisor reviewer coined as "quality...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

As far as I am concerned they have the best French fries I have ever tasted. When in Grand Bend they are a must to enjoy.More

Thank Jeannine51
ValerieBoland, Owner at Denny's Drive-In, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Dear Jeannine51, what a huge compliment and one that I will pass on to our "Fryer Girls". I have primarily 2 girls who man the fryers during the summer and a number of "fryer girls in training" who will eventually move on to the position...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Fast food, Canadian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Ontario St S | Grand Bend, Ontario, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario N0M 1T0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lambton Shores  >  Grand Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 519-701-5808
  • E-mail
Description
1950's style patio restaurant featuring summertime favourties including fresh-cut fries, burgers, hot dogs, foot longs, poutine,fish & chips, shrimp & chips, chicken nuggets, deep fried dill pickle spears, mozzarella sticks, soft serve ice cream cones, sundaes & milk shakes. We have a long standing reputation for serving quality fast food in an informal, relaxed setting.
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