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Rod & Gun

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
+1 250-248-6511
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“halibut tacos” (9 reviews)
“poutine” (10 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Supper special was a excellent Beef and Yorkshire pudding. The building is old, but well kept up. The service was very good, but I left my hearing aids at home and had a little trouble understanding the very understanding server,

Thank bigsteve772017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for lunch and had a good version of seafood chowder. Not the thick pasty stuff but good old fashioned chowder thickened with a little roux and the potatoes in the soup. My spouse had shrimp stir fry and we both had cold hard...More

Thank jimandsusan
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Stopped in for lunch and would say the food is average pub food. Good value for the money. There was some arguing among some staff that I didn't need to hear.

Thank lenoralustik
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This is just a typical old pub.. Was really expecting more based on tripadvisors ratings. Dark, old, average pub grub, service was lacking. Looks like they have their local crowd and don't care to build on it.

Thank Meatandcheeze
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

It was our first visit to the restaurant. It was obviously the social centre of Parksville. They have live entertainment most nights. They have different food specials every day. They are very reasonably priced. The portions are generous. We had roast beef with a big...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is just a good place to go. There is nothing fancy about the place, but the food is always (remember bar food)good, and you'll not go away hungry. They have a friendly staff that seem to be always there to ask. The restaurant and...More

Thank Transman74
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This local pub serves really good food. I enjoyed the Yorkshire pudding immensely. It was massive though and had to share with my hubby. Great prices. Service could be better, but it's worth the tradeoff. Still 5 stars. I can't wait to try out the...More

Thank Laura739
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband had the beef dip which he rated as good. I had the Club sandwich. Possibly the worst I have ever eaten. Far to thick and poorly assembled.

Thank paynesville
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Came across this pub when looking for a place to eat vacationing in Parksville. Went back three times. Great food, great staff and we really enjoyed the friendly atmosphere. Would highly recommend this pub.

Thank JNewton2014
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We chose to eat in the pub rather than the restaurant and that was probably a mistake. The food and the service were fine but the atmosphere was poor. A lot of bad language was being used by other patrons and that negatively impacted our...More

Thank Rosemary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-6511
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