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Gary's Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American,
115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
+1 250-752-5800
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (18 reviews)
“eggs benny” (4 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant place to enjoy a meal, which is hot and freshly made and not expensive. Big portions, so come with a empty stomach. Lots of pictures of old cars surround the place on the walls. Staff are friendly and service is great. Come and...More

Thank 145elite123145
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went for dinner on a Saturday night. This restaurant is usually busy at this time, but even though we brought our reservation forward by an hour, we got a table quite easily and ordered our meals while having a beverage. The gluten free toasted...More

Thank Westerham
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Service was really good and we got our food quickly. We liked the decor of the place as well. The food was really good and our orders were perfect!

Thank 950scholz
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Walking around the town, we decided to grab something to eat and were very pleased. There is a deck at the back which was a great way to relax. Everyone was very friendly and engaging. The menu will give everyone something that is enticing to...More

Thank Musiclovermax
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered dinner to go. Couldn't resist the smell when we drove by! The chicken & mushroom Alfredo was Very good :)

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for Sunday breakfast in qualicum beach and found this jewel of a bistro. Had the eggs benny and they were amazing. Friendly Stan and very fast service and free wifi.

Thank Kerri7591
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Had a lovely lunch with a friend at Gary's. Parking is a bit of an issue in the front but they do have a rear parking lot which is much easier. The food is very good, hot, fresh & tasty. Good sized portions. Service was...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

5 Dollar beer and an excellent halibut burger . How could you go wrong. Staff were excellent and the food delicious . Fresh ingredients showcasing local fare.

Thank Georgina J
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A nice spot for lunch. Very nice calamari. Great cold pale ale. I had the halibut and chips. Very tasty. My wife enjoyed her sandwich as well. Friendly service, relaxed atmosphere.

Thank robarchibald2017
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We knew Gary personally, and we would eat at his bistro when he was on duty, especially. To watch him work the restaurant, was nothing short of spectacular. Every dish that came out of the kitchen, Gary oversaw, so no customer was short-changed or ever,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Qualicum Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 250-752-5800
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