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Element Club Bar Grill

) #4 of 32 Restaurants in Castlegar $$ - $$$ American, ,
292 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1G4, Canada
+1 250-365-8066
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (17 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
292 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1G4, Canada
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

I wish that I could give this review a rating worse than 'Terrible'. This was by far the worst dining experience of my life. I'm 44 and travel a lot. We had a large reservation for 7:00, which I arrived early for, the night of...More

2  Thank kootenaygirl2016
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We are new to the area. Went for fish and chips. Very dissatisfied. The fish was all batter. Less than an ounce of actual fish. We paid $12 for frozen french fries. Service was good though.

1  Thank Denise W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Have enjoyed many events and family birthdays at the Element. They provide an excellent food menu, great alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks and from time to time special entertainment is offered.

Thank Happy77083
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very quiet and very well managed would go more often if it was not winter out there The food is just what you need when your really really hungry

Thank CHYLObob
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful evening, the service was friendly and fun, I have never been disappointed when I go there. They were a little bit slower then usual this evening as they were serving food upstairs as well as (for the first time ever) downstairs...More

1  Thank Tawnya C
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Recently learned that the Element now serves breakfast, so my partner and I decided to try it out. The portions were big, and the service was great. The food itself was good, but not great. A nice little breakfast spot to try out. I do...More

1  Thank Haley H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Breakfast has always been dominated by a different local spot in Castlegar, but when you hear about something new... you try it. I'm glad I did. The head chef served me himself. The food was amazing and service was top notch. Found my new Sunday...More

Thank snowmexican4
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This used to be a an upper end food service restaurant ...Menu has changed to more Pub Style Food? Now leans more to hamburgers & poutines etc. No steak or prime rib except Fridays.Limited food items (preheated ?) Totally surprised at the changes.

1  Thank paulgxoxo
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The previous owners did not make the Element a place you wanted to come back to visit again. The new management team here for the past year welcome you with open arms. Thank you Jess for amazing service as always. I am in love with...More

Thank travellingCanadiens
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner while passing through on a road trip. Excellent fish and chips and chicken sandwich. Reasonable price.

Thank Stacey K
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16 March 2017|
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Response from Jason P | Reviewed this property |
I just heard they closed due to lack of support. I think the new owners gave up, never advertised anything.
15 March 2017|
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Response from paulgxoxo | Reviewed this property |
There's a sign on the door " Closed for Renovations"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
American, Bar, Canadian, International, Contemporary, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
22:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 22:00
22:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 292 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1G4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Castlegar
  • Phone Number: +1 250-365-8066
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