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Gary's Bistro

$$ - $$$, , American
115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
+1 250-752-5800
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (25 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
“eggs benny” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

I always have the burger platter at Gary's. First night in Qualicum and last night in Qualicum, we always head to Gary's. Food is fresh and tasty. The burger is topped with fresh ingredients, the fries are fantastic. I always get gravy on the side...More

Thank jm-1915
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Good food at a good price. I had a club sandwich. They used the freshest ingredients and homemade French fries. The service was very attentive by a young lady. There were many regulars at neighbouring tables. There were many photographs of classic cars on the...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Have been away for a year. Returned back, excited to go have a delicious burger.....it was not homemade and tasted like it was cooked on a dirty greasy grill. Wasn't busy, so no excuse. I hope the food gets better as tourist season approaches.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Occasionally we opt to go out for breakfast. Tired of our regular go to place, we headed out to find a new location. Gary's Bistro in Qualicum Beach was awesome! Staff, (all of them) were very friendly, professional and outgoing. Food, top notch! Thank you,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Delicious. Large servings of prime rib bones. Professional waiter. Popular event. Just like wing night is. This is a quick casual go to spot for us!

Thank gayle b
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Gary's is a go to place in Qualicum for us .It is consistent, warm ,friendly and reliable we always feel comfortable and relaxed there

Thank Lifeneedsfun
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We came here as a family for a meal out whilst we were vacationing at Qualicum Beach. The customer service was really good; the staff were all very friendly and attentive. Our orders of beef burgers with fries were all delicious, and we all really...More

Thank cmackiexxx
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I have ordered takeout in the past, but finally dined in at Gary’s twice in December and have to say I am extremely pleased with the warm, friendly, EFFICIENT service. As service seems to be rapidly declining at many restaurants, the staff at Gary’s excel....More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

garys bistro has excellent food. a very nice place. the service is top notch . don't hesitate to eat here .

Thank Glen F
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We were literally 2 minutes away from breakfast menu going to lunch menu, the cook and waitress kindly said that we can order breakfast, so we both ordered the Mexican eggs benny. We did enjoy our breakfast, thank you very much. Service was fast and...More

Thank Rose S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 West Second Ave., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1S7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Qualicum Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 250-752-5800
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