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The Beach Hut

Old Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“ice cream” (24 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
“fish chips” (4 reviews)
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Old Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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11 - 20 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really casual, very good fresh food, right on the beach sitting under Polynesian style umbrellas. Self-serve. Very inexpensive. Recommend the halibut burger.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My title says it all. The view from their patio is amazing. The fish and chips are really mediocre and are priced as high as the high quality fish and chips at the French Creek Marina Pub which, in our opinion is the best place...More

1  Thank JanSeacombe
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This restaurant is truly superb, High class all the way including an award winning German chef. I had the fettucini which was delicious, my Dad had the steak and kidney pie. Everything prepared in a mouthwatering feast and a beautiful view of the ocean to...More

Thank Donald F
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Decent food, fast, not too busy but popular, by the road & next to the beach. The selection has ice cream & short eats like chilli. It's okay.

1  Thank Has S
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is your typical on the beach hut which offers burgers, several flavours of ice cream. It is a fun place on the beach and has the unique advantage of having no other competition. To my way of thinking, this is never a good thing...More

1  Thank J T
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Come here for first rate fish & chips, burgers and hot dogs. Good value with an 'eat in' patio with a fabulous views at the water's edge. Very popular and deservedly so. Very extensive opening hours. Nice ice cream (41 flavours!), shakes and drinks. All...More

1  Thank StampingGiraffe
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Made a quick stop for some ice cream and fish n chips. The fish n chips were good and the ice cream very refreshing. Best of all was the view! We were so tired after touring around that we could have sat there all evening...More

Thank OnTheGoFamily_12
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Friends had warned us. They were right. In a single word: Ghastly. This place sits right on the beach. Great location! The outdoor frond umbrellas are a fun touch. The food ... I've repressed it. We left without finishing. Never, ever, EVER again!

Thank PackMyBags815383
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We had light breakfast and lunches here and great ice cream cones too! The Beach Hut has the best location on Qualicum Beach for access to great swimming, kayak rental or paddleboarding. This is also a wonderful place to come in the summer and view...More

Thank sdkatie63
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped at the Beach Hut yesterday for a late lunch - we were so excited for fish and chips! Unfortunately we were very disappointed....It began with the young, slightly rude and some what daft girl taking our order. Our 2 piece...More

1  Thank Payton l
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1 October 2016|
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Response from LinnyBC53 | Reviewed this property |
Spoke to the owners of the Beach Hut last week and they said they were hoping to stay open until October 10th, 2016, weather permitting.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Qualicum Beach
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