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US$4 - US$16
Bar, Pub, Canadian
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were going to be visiting Cumberland. So first things first I always check Tripadvisor for things to see and where to eat.After reading bad reviews of the Waverly and great reviews of the Cumberland Hotel we decided to go to the Cumberland Hotel. Once...driving there from Duncan and finding the address.We we’re disappointed to see the Cumberland Hotel closed down indefinitely. There was a fella walking by us,so we asked him where to go for good eats. He recommended The Waverly. I had mentioned to my fellow travellers the bad reviews about the service etc. But by this time we were hungry.So we headed on in. We were greeted right away by a very cheerful gal (whom we found out later her name was Megan) From there it just got better and better. Within 4 minutes of being seated in this cool bar decorated of days gone by,I had requested a sample of the steak &potato soup that was written on the menu board. And by the 5th minute it was in front of me. It was delicious,big huge chunks of tender steak in a loaded veggie beef broth. I could go on and on here about the deliciousness of every meal that came to our table and our awesome,bubbly server but it’s late and I’ve had a full day. I just wanted to give this well deserved review so others can enjoy a great experience all around if they are visiting Cumberland. I know our party of four will be returning..More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed August 17, 2020 via mobile

On Friday, August 14 2020 my friends and I were excited to check out Cumberland as it was our first time to visit this historical landmark and have decided to have dinner at the Waverley Hotel Pub. At the get-go, it was a turn-off! There...were 5 of us and you couldn’t miss us if you tried but no one greeted us or made eye contact when in fact one of the ladies at the front bar was not doing anything. She clearly ignored us and kept talking to another lady server who was at the till. Zero for customer service! Not even a “hello, we’ll be there in a moment”! 5 minutes without acknowledgement is too long, sorry we’d rather bring our business somewhere else where it’s welcomed!More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed February 10, 2020 via mobile

Stopped in with a few friends during the day our service was slow at best and the food was very salty and not very hot we use to live eating here we won't be back.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 22, 2020 via mobile

Very disappointed. We we were a-party of six they were out of the pot pie, so my husband ordered duck sliders, said they were awful. Two had seafood chowder, it was cold. Shepherd pie mostly mashed potatoes, and mac and cheese special not good.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 4, 2020

Although the menu we viewed online wasn’t on the menus we were given on arrival, we really enjoyed the nachos we chose in place of the fondue we had planned on. We added guacamole and shredded chicken, found it very tasty, with plenty of appealing...ingredients. The service was wonderful, the music was pleasant and a perfect volume, the ambiance was comfortable and fairly welcoming. With decent prices and the cleanest premises I could ever wish for, this was truly an enjoyable experience!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 8, 2019 via mobile

The Waverly used to be a favourite with delicious, creative, fresh food but the last two times have been so disappointing I don’t think I’ll be back. The first time, we had chicken wings that tasted like old meat - that gross, reheated taste. I...never complain but we had to send them back. And then on our last visit we ordered the cheese fondue. It’s not a fondue - it’s a bowl of warmed, watery cheese sauce. The cornbread was actually inedible. So stale and flavourless. And the vegetables for dipping were in pieces so small, you couldn’t even dip them - they were little vegetable bits you needed to dip in the cheese with a spoon. Gross. Super disappointing as this used to be a favourite stop :(More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2019

Four of us stopped in to the Waverley one day in August while out touring the area. The place was quite busy but we had no trouble finding a table. The wait staff were friendly, gracious and very efficient. While I can't recall what everyone...else ate that day, I ordered the chef's salad. To put it mildly, it was the best chef's salad I have ever had, anywhere.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed September 3, 2019

We went twice this week. We have only gone for the Friday prime rib for a couple of years and that has always been good. This week we went on regular week days. First day - fish and chips: fish was OK but portion small,...coleslaw awful, steak frit asked for medium came very well done, sliced probably on a cutting board so no juice at all and cold. Next day joined friends - burger dry, chicken burger soggy bun with awful coleslaw. We will not be returning until we heard things have improved.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Everytime I visit, it seems like this place is getting better. From a place I would only frequent for cheap burger nights on Wednesdays to a frequent stop post bike ride. Menu has improved dramatically. Beer selection is more diverse. Servers are /have always been...fantastic. Definitely a place to check out for a meal and pint if you're in Cumberland.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 1, 2019

A great place to spend an afternoon or evening catching some fine music in vibrant Cumberland. Good food, lots of company and a swinging place to hang out.

Date of visit: April 2019
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The Waverley Hotel Pub is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4