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10 Restaurants on the North Shore Loop

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10 Restaurants on the North Shore Loop

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Lunch stops and local eateries to plan your snowmobile trip around.

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The North Shore Loop is Algoma’s first signed OFSC snowmobile loop, perfect for weekend warriors. It’s nice and close to amenities like food, fuel and places to stay, but it also provides the excellent remote sledding you want. Communities and services are always close by about every 30 to 50 km, something not often found here in Northern Ontario.

Every community on the loop offers a staging area, allowing you to start from any direction. These staging areas are listed on the Algoma Trails Guide. You can stage in Sudbury as well because there’s a connector from Massey to Spanish. A side-loop leads to St. Joseph Island. * Sledders arriving from Michigan can access Ontario snowmobile trails from the Drummond Island Ice Bridge to get to St. Joseph Island, and from there, can ride the North Shore Loop.

*Due to COVID-19 the border is closed to non-essential travel please check current restrictions.

You can find a complete list of food stops, fuel and accommodations at www.sledalgoma.com and order a Free Algoma Trails Guide.

Below are 10 places to eat on the North Shore Loop, some are destination lunch stops, or favourite diners serving up hearty, satisfying meals after a day on the trails.

(restaurants ordered from Bruce Mines to Elliot Lake, Spanish and to Black Creek)

1. Bobbers Restaurant

47 Taylor Street, Bruce Mines ON
PH: 705-785-3485
Trail: Club D136
Serves: burgers (Bobbers Burger is a favourite), wings, entrees featuring fish, beef, chicken, all day breakfast, salads/soups, sandwiches, homemade pies and butter tarts
Licensed: yes
On-site: motel rooms
Nearby: fuel, convenience store

2. Bavarian Inn & Restaurant

9181 Hwy 17, Bruce Mines ON
PH: 705-785-3447
Trail: Club D136
Serves: schnitzel, bratwurst, butter chicken, burgers, wings, sandwiches, fish & chips, soups & salad, pizza
Licensed: yes
On-site: motel rooms
Nearby: fuel, convenience store

3. Tilt’n Hilton Steakhouse and Beverage Co. 

3120 Marks Street, Hilton Beach ON
PH: 705-246-2204
Trail: Club D107
Serves: steak, chicken
Licensed: yes
Nearby: Hilton Beach Inn

4. Camille’s Island Café

1202 Gore Street, Richards Landing ON
PH: 705-246-7377
Trail: off Club D207
Serves: breakfast poutine, burgers, sandwiches, desserts
Licensed: no
Nearby: fuel at Kentvale, community services

5. Pier Seventeen

1 Causley Street, Blind River ON
PH: 705-356-1717
Trail: staging area located at Blind River Information Centre
Serves: mac and cheese, sandwiches/burgers, steak, chicken, pasta, desserts, specials, seafood
Licensed: yes
On-site: motel rooms
Nearby: fuel

6. Fireside Classic Grill

14 Oakland Blvd, Elliot Lake ON
PH: 705-461-3711
Trail: off TOP D/F
Serves: breakfast, lunch, dinner menus. Burgers/sandwiches/wraps, soups/salads, appetizers, wings, fish and chips, entrees featuring steak, chicken and pasta, dessert and happy hour menus
Licensed: yes
Nearby: fuel

7. Dunlop Lake Lodge

74 Dunlop Lake Lodge, Elliot Lake ON
PH: 705-848-8090
Trail: TOP F
Serves: soups/salads, appetizers, burgers, hot and cold sandwiches, fish dinners and more.
Licensed: yes
On-site: accommodations

8. Black Creek Outfitters

9538F HWY 129, Thessalon ON
PH: 705-841-2555
Trail: intersection of TOP F and Club D106
Serves: snacks, beverages, soup and sandwiches, hot beverages
Licensed: No
On-site: fuel and general store

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