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Lantern Restaurant & Grill

2281 McCrackens Landing Rd | Unit #2, Lakefield, Selwyn Township, Ontario K0L 2H0, Canada
+1 705-652-3666
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“truffle fries” (2 reviews)
“crab cakes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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2281 McCrackens Landing Rd | Unit #2, Lakefield, Selwyn Township, Ontario K0L 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

A great place for dinner and or lunch. The view is spectacular of the islands of Stony lake with a western exposure. The food is all fresh and well prepared. They have a excellent wine selection and many draft beers on tap. All in all...More

Thank Fraser H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

What is happening here with your customer service? I spent many years in this industry and I would never first of all turn anyone away when there are plenty of open tables because I didn't feel like moving that fast. My group of four pretty...More

Thank candyok
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We took our boat over to have lunch at the Lantern Grill and mentioned that our son has an allergy to Nuts. The waitress was very helpful is trying to assist us with our needs. After some conversion is was decided that it wasn't safe...More

1  Thank Todd N
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We attended the Lantern last night for a very special tasting and beverage paring menu for a birthday party. It was outstanding ! The 5 course menu was a gastronomic delight and the drink parings that accompanied each course were amazing ❣️ We were absolutely...More

Thank Barb R
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the landing, hoping to visit the bake shop, but since it was lunchtime we decided to go to the restaurant. What a delightful surprise. Wonderful view, pleasant staff and delicious lunch. We will definitely be back.

Thank Donald and Joha... G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Five of us met for brunch. What a beautiful day and the view was spectacular. We all enjoyed our meals, very much. Eggs Benny on fresh buttermilk biscuits were a real treat from the usual fare of an English muffin. Service was a bit slow...More

Thank PerthDarter
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We dined at the Lantern Saturday afternoon (29Jul17) and enjoyed the casual food and selections of beer while taking a break from our bike ride. On the other hand, we were frustrated by the disparaging attitude of the host who refused our request to park...More

Thank BobSmith002
Geoff K, Owner at Lantern Restaurant & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi Bob, Thank you for taking the time to offer us your feedback. I remember your visit well, as we have hosted you and your wife on several previous occasions. I'm glad you enjoyed your food and drink while you were here, and I am...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went on a Wednesday night. Make a reservation before going if you want to sit on the patio. The patio is very sunny. Great view on the lake. The service was quick and the server answered our questions. He was friendly. I had the...More

Thank clajoie2015
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We tried to have dinner at the Lighthouse. The "host" did not greet us when we entered, he looked like we were an inconvenience to him and were interrupting whatever he was doing on his phone. He said six people was a hard number to...More

2  Thank Joanne K
Geoff K, Owner at Lantern Restaurant & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Hi Joanne, As a busy lakeside restaurant, in the middle of our high season, we are often unable to accommodate walk in traffic, especially large parties. While there might have appeared to have been empty tables, we do fully book on most evenings. I am...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

After spending the morning with my family exploring Warsaw Caves, east of Peterborough, Ontario we stumbled upon the Lantern Restaurant at Harbour Town. We were following signs from the main road and were expecting a bar with a menu. We were pleasantly surprised to find...More

Thank Gravenstein
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2 August 2017|
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Response from Geoff K | Property representative |
Hi folks, Just to clarify, we do not permit animals in any of our main dining areas. We do occasionally accommodate dogs on our garden terrace, as it is accessible without having to cross through our dining room... More
28 July 2016|
Response from Geoff K | Property representative |
We do have some dog friendly seating areas, however, they are not permitted in the dining room, or on the main patio. If you have additional questions, you can reach us at 705 652 3666. Cheers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2281 McCrackens Landing Rd | Unit #2, Lakefield, Selwyn Township, Ontario K0L 2H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Selwyn Township  >  Lakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 705-652-3666
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