Tag Archives: Vancouver Island casual dining

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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Rustic country ambiance and honest food at Cowichan’s Alderlea Farm Cafe

We love the concept of farm-to-table food and all the fresh goodness it brings to dining out.  The Cowichan Valley is rife with delightful finds of this genre, including Alderlea Farm Café, perched in the bucolic Glenora area. Alderlea started … Continue reading

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Comox’s Twisted Dishes Cafe

So here’s the question: how can you not be intrigued by a café that goes by the name of Twisted Dishes? It certainly piqued our interest, so we wandered in one teeming-rain afternoon for lunch. Located on a side street … Continue reading

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Chemainus’ Dayliner Cafe a ‘delightful little bistro’

  The sign above the entry door says it all: ‘delightful little bistro’.  The Dayliner Café is one of the more recent additions to the dining scene in the Cowichan area, having opened in May, 2013 in a charming building … Continue reading

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