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More great food at Qualicum Bay’s West Coast Food House

I don’t know how the tiny settlement of Qualicum Bay got so lucky in the ‘eating out’ department, but a second notable dining option in the form of West Coast Food House is helping put the seaside community on the … Continue reading

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Cowichan’s Unsworth Restaurant relaxes

The vibe has changed, but the ambiance at Cowichan’s Unsworth Restaurant remains very much the same since new operators Christie Pope and Steve Elskens took over a couple of years ago. Situated amidst the verdant beauty of  the Unsworth Vineyards, … Continue reading

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Qualicum Beach’s Oh…So Yummy Cafe

There are a lot of surprises in Qualicum Beach’s Oh…So Yummy Café, not least among them the food and its presentation. Located in the charming village core, Oh…So Yummy faces on to the main shopping street, tucked in among boutique … Continue reading

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Bird’s Eye Cove Pizza Night offers the best of all worlds

What to do for supper on a lovely early summer evening when all of your favourite restaurants (and the new ones you would like to try) are closed? We were faced with exactly this conundrum during a recent trip to … Continue reading

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Shirley Delicious is….just that

Well, I just couldn’t do it.  How could I possibly bypass a little hole-in-the wall restaurant that combined my name with the word delicious? There was no option but to seek out  Shirley Delicious during our recent Pacific Marine Circle … Continue reading

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Ucluelet’s Blue Room serves up fresh food and casual comfort

  ‘Come hungry. GET STUFFED. Leave happy’ –  tag line of The Blue Room Bistro The small fishing village of Ucluelet is full of pleasant surprises, not the least among them one of the best all-day breakfast joints on the … Continue reading

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Unique synergy makes Qualicum Beach’s French Press Cafe a popular gathering place

One of our favourite spots for coffee or a casual lunch hasn’t been in existence all that long in its current iteration but it has far outstripped its predecessors in popularity, ambiance and quality of fare.  French Press Café is … Continue reading

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