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Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn

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Heriot Bay Road, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-285-3322
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent planning and a great team effort makes going to the HBI a wonderful time. The food and bands are top notch! We especially like to dance the evening away to the music of "Go Dog Go". Check their website and plan your trip around many of their great events.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were staying at the Taku resort on Quadra Island and decided to finish our short two day trip with a nice breakfast. The Inn had multiple choices for breakfast. We had the traditional with a couple of cups of coffee on a chilly morning that gave us a good start to another lovely day. The atmosphere... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time to the restaurant, as a group of us were on Quadra Island for the weekend. I would recommend that you eat in the restaurant and not in the pub, as the pub seemed really 'grungy'.

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Thank Elaine B
Courtenay, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We are here a couple of times while touring Quadra (lunch and breakfast with a larger group). They have great food and excellent service.

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Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks fo coming. We are happy to hear you are happy with us ! More 

rochester
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, and lovely friendly staff, nice views as well, Quadra island lacks good places to eat during the evenings and we found this place to be a gem!

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Thank sylvia m
Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We love being a gem! More 

Osoyoos, Canada
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I have been to Heriot Bay and to the restaurant several times over the past 10 years My daughter had her wedding there and we were very pleasantly surprised at how great our experience was. The food is always wonderful mostly local fare and I would recommend the seafood dishes It is not expensive and very quiet atmosphere

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Thank Dorri W
Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back to visit. See you again! More 

Portland, Oregon
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We ate in the tavern side of this pleasantly funky Inn. The staff was very warm and welcoming. The food was good and the prices reasonable. The fine dining side is a bit more expensive with a lovely dining room and outdoor seating as well. We enjoyed our meal and the surroundings.

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Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. See you again! More 

Gardiner, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We enjoy going to this restaurant to meet friends over a wonderfully prepared meal. The restaurant is not noisy, so that you are able to have a conversation easily with friends.

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Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Perfect! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting friends on Quadra, the night we arrived we went to the Heriot Bay Inn for dinner, unfortunately the pub was very busy so we ate at Heron's instead. The dining room is very cozy and relaxed with a nice atmosphere, the servers were very attentive and offered exceptional service. We both had the fish... More 

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Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for coming. We look forward to having you back! More 

Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Serendipity: noun: the gift of finding valuable or agreeable things not looked for. We were on our way to Cortes Island and had the opportunity to spend a couple of hours waiting for the ferry in Heriot Bay. We were told the Heriot Bay Inn was just a couple of minutes’ walk down the hill and had the options of... More 

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Heriotbayinn, . at Herons Restaurant @ Heriot Bay Inn, responded to this review

Wow! What a review! Thank you so much for all your feedback. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Canadian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heriot Bay Road, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Quadra Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-285-3322

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?