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Genoa Bay Cafe

5000 Genoa Bay Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 5Y6, Canada
+1 250-746-7621
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5000 Genoa Bay Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 5Y6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fabulous, nothing to complain about here ! If your in the area don't miss out, excellent !

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hardest part is deciding what to eat, everything is amazingly delicious. And the desserts!!! I would have posted a picture of the dessert but we ate it before I had a chance. This “was” the decadent peanut butter mousse!

Thank Chantelle P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant has a wonderful location. Service by Anne was very good. Shrimp on a lettuce wrap was very tasty appetizer. My wife had stuffed pork loin was delicious. I had jambalaya which was on a bed of white rice. Would have been better mixed with...More

Thank richmennie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great views good food , worth the drive, watch out for the deer on the road ;) Fun to watch the boaters coming and going

Thank kat965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us had a lovely lunch on the deck overlooking the calm waters and marina at this secluded and beautiful spot.

Thank c0c02018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here based on TA reviews and were not disappointed. Food was tasty we had wine paired with our meals too. Staff were also very friendly. Need to book on busy nights as it gets very busy. They supply blankets so you can snuggle...More

Thank Travelisfun50_11
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Sit out in the patio and watch the. oats come in and out. The location is the star but the food is pretty good too.

Thank windyridged
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy a great evening of food,wine and relaxation on their deck. The action in the Harbour is fun to watch - whether it be boats, people or water life. The service is excellent and personable. Highly recommend making a reservation as they are...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We so loved our dinner out at the Genoa Bay Cafe. A west coast representative selection to choose from, beautiful presentation and excellent flavour of every dish. Of course, the view of tranquil moorings added to our experience - as well as the Rodney Strong...More

Thank hollycl64
Reviewed May 24, 2018

We love going to Genoa Bay Cafe. The road to get there is so picturesque taking you through the rural Cowichan Valley where you are sure to see deer, Highland cattle grazing, and Eagles soaring over Mount Tzouhalem. The proprietors are so welcoming, especially Gord...More

Thank Jo-Anne S
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March 14, 2016|
Response from Gord R |
Hi We are open Wednesday through Sunday and closed Monday Tuesday this time of year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Genoa Bay Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 5Y6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 250-746-7621
  • E-mail
Nestled in the tranquility of picturesque Genoa Bay on Vancouver Island, about 1 hour north of Victoria and only 20 minutes from Duncan, the Genoa Bay Café has rewarded guests with one of the most delightful dining experiences in the Cowichan Valley.
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