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Driftwood Restaurant

4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
+1 250-923-5505
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“noodles” (7 reviews)
“ginger beef” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting my sister and her husband- our last day on the island- they both knew a little , out of the way, quiet hide away restaurant that they had been to many times- their "special meal" Chinese food restaurant - the Driftwood Restaurant....More

Thank Rita M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was with a group of 12 today for lunch, with a reservation, but the lunch buffet is only Friday to Sunday, so we ordered from the menu instead. Everyone had something different, but many chose the 2 or 3 item lunch combo for either...More

1  Thank Paulshappy
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This buffet has all the regular Canadian chinese food that you want, the buffet was well stocked and replenshed during our dinner. The desserts were a hit with bars and cakes, jello and fruit

Thank Bruce_reviews
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is my go-to when meeting friends for lunch, or going out with my husband, or catching up with an out-of-town child! In fact, when our daughter is visiting from Saskatchewan, this is usually on her list of 'have to do' when she is home....More

Thank shirls-ann
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Been here many times. Largely consistently good but not fabulous. Great Chinese is not common in the Comox Valley. Good deal to get an alum round dish and fill it from the buffet for take- out.

Thank WCGal
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Honestly some of the best Chinese food I've ever eaten. The ginger beef is fantastic as was all the items on the buffet. Speaking of buffet, this place has do much choice. If you like Chinese food, this place is a must visit. Prices are...More

Thank Travel4Fun56
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Waiter was very efficient at cleaning our plates away, filling our water glasses. We got in just around 5, and when we left there were lots of people waiting to be seated....a definite sign in my opinion of a good restaurant.

Thank hollymayk
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My family absolutely loves going to the Driftwood Restaurant. We always choose to go to the buffet, although they also have a full menu which once could order from if desired. Even though it always seems so busy, it never takes very long to get...More

1  Thank Tunetigress
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We take most of our visitors there ,we've always enjoyed and the staff is friendly and efficient.will most definitely take my relatives from Europe when they come out here in may

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We finally found this hidden secret. This place has an awesome buffet. Very nicely decorated and clean. Great selection and friendly service.

Thank Blake B
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2 June 2016|
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Response from Wesedo | Reviewed this property |
Rule of thumb is one dish per person to share; albeit one would need to know the demographic of your party to reply correctly as it seems my elderly parents and friends consume less food than myself and friends my age... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Campbell River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-923-5505
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