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Crow & Gate Pub

) #5 of 232 Restaurants in Nanaimo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
+1 250-722-3731
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
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151 - 160 of 845 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Was visiting the area with my sister who lives in Nanaimo and she took me to this pub for lunch. What a fantastic location - felt like I was in the middle of the woods. Old English traditional pub style restaurant surrounded by fantastic gardens...More

Thank 551ElisaP
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fantastic pub always take my visitors.More than competent food and beer selection. Liquor laws are archaic in BC. Saw this lovely family who appeared to be from out of country. They had to leave as 2 of the group appeared to be under age 19....More

Thank Comonsense
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The oysters are a must have. Sit in the garden in the summer but enjoy the snug inside area in the winter. e

Thank Bajapaddler
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Been here so many times and never put together a review. Beautiful spot, just gorgeous. Always a busy spot. Food is always good and consistent. It's a traditional British style pub so don't go and expect French cuisine. I've had several items and always happy....More

Thank Bpalmer76
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very old English style pub, bit dark, we had a booth inside with lots of room. All the tables were full. We ordered from the bar, the menu is on a blackboard. One of us took a picture of it so we could decide while...More

Thank cici57
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We are local Nanaimo-ites and are regulars at the Crow & Gate. Can't recommend it enough! Atmosphere is amazing, whether you choose to sit inside or outside in the lovely garden. We generally choose inside as we like the dark, cozy interiors, the huge fireplace,...More

Thank yusqueya
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This pub is sooo cute and cozy in the winter and has beautiful gardens (and patio) to enjoy in the summer! Anytime we are passing Nanaimo we stop off at the crow & gate and are never disappointed! Consistent and always friendly service, delicious food,...More

Thank lindsay r
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful venue, fresh, local food, and great service with good prices! Try the Ploughman's lunch and the pecan pie with a Merrydale Cider! Delicious!

Thank Anabelle L
Reviewed 19 August 2016

6 of us met there at 3 pm with the intention of having an early dinner. We wanted to sit outside, but tables were all taken, so we waited inside for about 20 min. to get an outside table. We ordered our dinner around 4:45,...More

Thank Berthab41
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Besides the beautifully manicured gardens that surround this very unique, English style pub, you have some of the best culinary delights found on Vancouver Island. Did I mention the delicious beer on tap? The service is great and the 'pub food' is the best around....More

Thank Miriamborysbusby
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Keith M
In English pubs you have to go to the bar to get drinks & order food, they are trying to replicate this & are doing a very good job, something a bit different for people that have not visited England. Our pub food has improved over the years & is probably still the most popular as don't pay silly restaurant prices, also pub staff don't expect tips !!
3 July 2016|
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Response from Stuart R | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid I don't see the question! All I see is a statement.
Is your restaurant accessible for someone who uses a walker?
12 June 2016|
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Response from Victorian1885 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is a side door with a ramp as I have seen wheelchairs in the restaurant.
Are Children welcome
24 June 2015|
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Response from Saanich_traveller | Reviewed this property |
No, ages 19 and up only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-722-3731
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