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Drift Izakaya - CLOSED

2104 Columbia Ave, Rossland, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
17 Oct 2013
12 Aug 2013
“Good food but brutally slow service!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2104 Columbia Ave, Rossland, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 18 October 2013

I am a resident of Rossland... and I must regretfully inform you all that as of Octover 2013 Drift Izakaya is now permanently closed. I will miss their fish tacos dearly!

1  Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Food is good though a lot of deep fried items. Service is brutally slow. In fact ended up canceling a dish for fear we would never get out. Concept and atmosphere is good. I would definitely go back but would be a little more strategic...More

Thank Iso_Fam
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Went with friends to this restaurant in Rossland after a long day of skiing. The food exceeded our expectations. We really appreciated the warm and relaxing atmosphere as well as the great service.

Thank GoMauka
Reviewed 18 February 2013

I'd like to start out with some good things As the Atmosphere is quite nice in this place and it looks like they have put in some effort to have a bit of a Japanese feel, the staff are friendly, and they have Sapporo on...More

1  Thank Threadbound
Reviewed 21 August 2012

The drift is a bit eccentric in its hours and approach. However, overall it is a very good place to eat. Food can vary but I'd say is 4/5 and occasional dishes make 5/5. Service 5/5. Atmosphere 4.5/5

Thank Redtrail
Reviewed 29 July 2012

I always go for the coconut prawns - yum, and then find out that there are new adventurous dishes to try. There were three in our party and we had great food and great evening.

Thank Kayaker_Carl
Reviewed 22 July 2012

Last night my husband and I went to Drift for a special Saturday night out. The restaurant was very busy and still the staff were incredible and Doug, the chef, did not disappoint! We started with the squid salad with happy valley greens - unbelievable....More

2  Thank Lucy1488
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Funny the previous blog by Tauran is so different then my experience. I was there on Thursday and the food was amazing and the service was laid back and friendly. It is a Tapis bar, food is served over time so you can savour each...More

Thank suzanneRossland
Reviewed 22 June 2012

A busy Thursday night, soccer game, Grade 7 girls year end slumber party at my house... I didn't want to cook. Well we picked up the Oasis Roll, the Rossland Roll and an order of fish tacos from Drift and all three were incredible. My...More

Thank Lucy1488
Reviewed 15 February 2012

absolutely delicious! we ordered items each from the menu and shared them, was more than enough

Thank Paula T
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  • Address: 2104 Columbia Ave, Rossland, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Rossland
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