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Smitty's Pancake House

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3426 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4E5, Canada
+1 250-724-5022
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a great pancake breakfast coffee was good service was top notch. They made sure we well taken care of would defiantly go back. Reminded me of going for breakfast when I was a child with my parents.

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Thank Eric M
Port Coquitlam, Canada
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our breakfast came and the pancakes were cold but the waitress quickly fixed the problem and had them heated! Then the breakfast became very delightful!

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Thank mrstravellinglady
Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The coffee was tasted terrible, and the pancakes and sausages were mediocre. The syrup tasted like Aunt Jemima. The prices were okay, but you pay more then what you get. The service was good.

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Thank joelthegreat01
Chilliwack, Canada
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98 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

My daughter loved her quesadilla! It was a Santa Fe one or something like that. I ordered the Chef salad and it was very good, I just would have liked some more variety of vegetables in it like some cucumbers or bell peppers instead of just lettuce, tomato and carrots. My husband thought the fish and chips were delicious. He... More 

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Thank jokelta
Comox Valley, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

I had breakfast there on two occasions this trip. Food was good, well priced, and friendly waitresses.

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Thank John R
Ladysmith, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We went for a family breakfast. Our server who was quite friendly, was also very slow. The place was slow that morning, so it was surprising to have to wait as long as we did for 4 meals. Food was good, but doubtful we will be back.

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Thank fishingguy2015
Vancouver, Canada
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102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The service here was rather slow. The restaurant wasn't that busy and the waitress disappeared for long stretches so getting a coffee refill or anything else took longer than it should have. The food was ok and the prices were reasonable.

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Thank onip1969
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

I went to Smitty's with my wife last month and I thought it was delicious. I have never tasted better breakfast food in my life, besides at home. My wife ordered the pancakes and I ordered a custom toasted sandwich. That's another pro of the restaurant. It allows you to create your own custom breakfast with different ingredients and combinations.... More 

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Thank John P
Tofino, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

Just your usual Smitty's ... but we have been here for a couple of breakfasts. they have been very accommodating in changing the specials up a bit (pancakes instead of french toast).

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Thank wolfcruise
Victoria, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Food is average to very good, service is attentive and parking is easy to find. The lunch specials and soup are worth a try. Meals generally are served in generous portions. I found getting a refill on coffee slow.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3426 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-724-5022

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?