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The Beach Hut

Old Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“ice cream” (23 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
“fish chips” (5 reviews)
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Old Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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11 - 20 of 72 reviews

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
Reviewed 24 August 2016

What a neat little place to have a casual meal. The fishnchips are delicious and they make a great coffee as well. The view of the beach is fantastic and the young people serving are friendly and helpful.

1  Thank gayle b
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I reviewed the Beach Hut in Dec. 2014 and haven't been back, till yesterday when I went with friends around supper time and enjoyed watching the sunset and could see whales breaching in the far distance. It is in a great location. I had a...More

Thank Anniemary58
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Very disappointing with the price, the amount of time i had to wait for my meal (wasn't even busy) and the quality of food. First off, the burgers are frozen Sysco burgers, no flavor at all and very tough, they put processed cheese on my...More

1  Thank panterazao
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The wife and I went for a drive on the weekend. And found ourselves in Qualicum. And stopped at the beach hut for a ice cream. Got the order window. And thought we would have a burger and poutine as well. The burger was great...More

1  Thank Greg G
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you want an ice cream , burger , poutine was very good or you could have a larger lunch. something for every one.

1  Thank Marvin D
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

After a visit to Englishman River's Top Bridge for a swim in the river and cliff jumping (small cliffs), we went to Qualicum Beach for fish and chips. The young staff were friendly and the food was tasty. Relatively quick just not fast food, quick....More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We were told about a little place right in the beach where you could enjoy great fish and chips...and The Beach Hut didn't disappoint! The halibut was delicious, although it initially seemed expensive at $12 or so. The 20+ flavoured soft serve ice cream was...More

Thank BT685
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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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