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Pescadores Bistro

5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
+1 250-736-1100
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“crab cakes” (16 reviews)
“eggs benny” (19 reviews)
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Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family of 6 stopped by this bistro for a late lunch. Our waitress was very nice. The food was very good, and my 11 year old daughter thought the French toast was the best she has ever had. They will serve breakfast all day...More

Thank scottfromerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch...a little bistro that concentrates on quality! All food we had was very good and reasonably priced. Breakfast is served all day!

Thank HDR68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving to Nanaimo from Tofino and hoping to avoid the "Ferry Food" So we stopped in Port Alberni for lunch. We were seated quickly and ordered a smoothie to split which they happily split for us into two glasses. The two ladies were...More

Thank Esther T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here in our way to Tofino and it was so good that we stopped on our way back! The GF options are wonderful as are the varieties of eggs benny! Everything is reasonably priced and the ladies are very friendly!

2  Thank Sandra450
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove past Pescadores and it looked deserted, but we were very late and very hungry, so we stopped. And we're we glad we did!! The place has a lot of ambience, the menu was quite extensive and the service excellent. We were 2 couples...More

3  Thank Qcruiser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Neptune Benny is so delicious, it is my all time favorite. Servers are always trying their best to please everyone.

2  Thank Candy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfast and lunch options with homemade soups to die for! The servers are so warm and friendly. Funky, artsy, eclectic decor & atmosphere.

1  Thank westcoastcreative
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious brunch today. The Eggs Neptune had fresh crab and shrimp on top of crab cakes with wonderful Hollandaise sauce. Unfortunately, the service was terrible. I had to ask 3 times for milk for my coffee and by the time I received...More

Thank PacificSandy
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Pescadores Bistro was excellent! The service was very friendly, the atmosphere was quaint and relaxed. Their breakfast was incredible, on our way to and from Tofino we stopped here for breakfast. We had to go back again for the breakfast! I highly recommend the classic...More

1  Thank Cactuscalcite
Reviewed 11 April 2017

excellent food..love the eggs benny..very large portions...cozy asmosphere and great service...a little piece of mexico...

1  Thank stacie55
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2.55 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-736-1100
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A favorite in Port Alberni, British Columbia, Pescadores Bistro offers a unique menu boasting a wide range of dishes sure to satisfy the most simplistic or adventurous pallet. Our award-winning menu offers fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced locally from the Alberni Valley. Farm fresh veggies, local meats and Pacific Rim seafood are all on the seasonal menus. We also have plenty of healthy, low-fat, vegan and gluten free options available.