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Wigwam Restaurant

440 1st Ave, Ladysmith, British Columbia V0R 2E0, Canada
+1 250-245-3433
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible16%
17 Mar 2017
“Ordered take-out and it was great”
14 Nov 2016
“Best French Fries In Town”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Chinese, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
440 1st Ave, Ladysmith, British Columbia V0R 2E0, Canada
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

I decided to take a night off from cooking so we checked the various restaurant reviews online and decided to go with the Wigwam. We ordered various dishes so we could all share and I must say, everything was great. We had chow mein, almond...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The sweet and sour pork and chow mein lunch special contained literally three small pieces of pork and a thin serving of chow mein. The soy sauce tasted too strong so ruined the overcooked noodles. So bad that I should have walked out without paying...More

Thank cashmerewild
Reviewed 3 March 2017

was recommended to me by a friend....what a mistake. had the smorg..the veggies in the rice were frozen and there was some gray ham in there (?)...the sweet and sour sauce had literally no taste at all...was neither sweet nor sour. i refused to either...More

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is where the grand parents and parents take their kids. Personable owner, that recognizes families.

Thank William B
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

With a name like Wigwam, you wouldn't expect fantastic Vietnamese food, but you'll find it at the Wigwam. The Canadian food is fine, classic greasy spoon stuff, Chinese food is reasonable, but what shines is the Vietnamese. And there are so many choices! I'm drooling...More

Thank Alli K
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was such a surprise n our trip to Vancouver Island - we liked the food so much we ordered extra to take home. The ambience is ordinary, but the food was some of the freshest and most authentic we've had anywhere.

Thank enjoylife2040
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went to this restaurant many times and then the food was not as good as usual. It has now improved again and is better with a varied menu.

Thank TravelSpirit19
Reviewed 18 April 2016

People have told me around town how good the food was here.....Guess I went in a bad day! Most of what we had was on the cold side and tasted very tacky, the rice was almost of a congealed texture. Not the best value for...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 15 April 2016

wow,i felt like i was in rural B.C 1973, filled the void in a classic way.service was friendly.the food was extremley simple as it was a 6 dollarlunch special ,yes 6 dollars. It was a decent size plate for the buck and the patrons said...More

Thank 40Dean
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My favorite Vietnam food, restaurant on the Island, (genuine) ! Other Asian dishes are very good here too. Nice quiet downtown setting, comfortable surroundings friendly staff & excellent cook. Totally reasonable prices as well. Don't understand the negative reviews (some people can't be pleased by...More

Thank garf27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 1st Ave, Ladysmith, British Columbia V0R 2E0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Ladysmith
  • Phone Number: +1 250-245-3433
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