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Bayside Bistro and Lounge

$$ - $$$, ,
240 Dogwood St | at Quality Resort Bayside, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1E1, Canada
+1 250-248-8333
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (4 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
240 Dogwood St | at Quality Resort Bayside, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our meals were phenomenal. We had fresh halibut and chips with coleslaw. The fish was ocean fresh and amazing, crisp batter, not greasy! The breakfasts were fantastic! The BLT on multi-grain bread and french fries were so good. The best dinner we had was garlic...More

Thank rubiconjeep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The reason that I say that is the incredible view of Parksville Bay . The food is delicious any time . The wait staff are so expert and willing . A very happy experience , whether you are two or ten people .

Thank Vanc0uverIslanders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and varied menu. Great service and excellent entrees. The Dining Room has a gorgeous waterfront view.

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is a large room with cozy little corners ! The view is really wonderful . The staff are friendly and obliging . We has a very tasty well presented lunch . A nice experience all around .

1  Thank Vanc0uverIslanders
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We went for a Ladies' lunch and were pleased with our choice of both location and food. The coconut shrimp tacos were very tasty and cooked to perfect doneness! The fish & chips was reported to be excellent and the chicken club looked appetizing. Service...More

1  Thank Westerham
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Recently visited the Bayside Bistro for dinner. We had calamari and an Aztec Salad and a glass of wine. It was very lovely and the food was delicious. It wasn't a huge meal, but we were looking for something a little lighter. Great service, I...More

Thank P314CJsandrah
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We visited for drinks only during our visit to Parksville. Our server Makayla was most pleasant and helpful with our drinks selection the service was prompt and served in a professional manner.

Thank Taffy050
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Because this restaurant advertised a Sunday roast beef special, we arrived at 7 pm and were very disappointed when the taciturn waitress told us that they had run out. Other diners arrived shortly after us and were given the same news, delivered in an unapologetic...More

Thank Edna333
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is the 2nd time we have visited, and we made a reservation for dinner this year. We were sat by the window to enjoy the awesome views and were treated to great service. We enjoyed: Parm fries, Spicy Prawns Crab cakes Seafood curry All...More

Thank Hobdeb
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and had the blueberry compote and granola. Food was alright, but it's not much good if the service is bad. Uninterested staff with an attitude of 'I don't acknowledge you if you're not in my section', regardless of whether or not we're...More

Thank arkybug
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Response from Gord B | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but the White Elephant on Weld Street does and so does Bangkok Thai on the Old Island Highway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Canadian, Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Dogwood St | at Quality Resort Bayside, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-8333
Breathtaking ocean view! Casual Dining. Restaurant hours change in the summer, please call us directly in regards to our hours.
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