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The Flying Steamshovel Gastropub & Inn

2003 2nd Ave, Rossland, British Columbia V0G 1Y0, Canada
+1 250-362-7323
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (24 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
2003 2nd Ave, Rossland, British Columbia V0G 1Y0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by here between hockey games. Great beer and food. We enjoyed the burgers, and they are very large. Appetizers were great. small place and pretty busy but well worth the wait.

Thank jimandthefamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's hard to write a poor review of a restaurant/pub when living in a small town, but I'll have to sum it up with this; $14 - $16 for a SIX OUNCE glass of sub rate wines!!! And food that travels around the pub while...More

1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only went for food / drink and not when a live band was performing. The food was pretty good overall but I think some of the up and coming places in Rossland are giving this one a run for it's money.

Thank Nikko C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best food in town for sure! The menu is so diverse, yet everything I have ever tried is amazing. I went with a large group of 9 people and we all tried each others meals and no one was disappointed. It can get pretty busy...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This is a very nice, casual place with a terrific, friendly staff. The food is more interesting and creative than I expected and very well prepared. I will definitely return!

Thank BW127
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Food was great, atmosphere was great, service was great, drink selection was great. Pretty much great all around!

Thank Cdn72
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Food was good but lots of waiting and effort to flag down a server... not sure what the problem was but we had great difficulty getting someone to acknowledge us after we were seated by host..food was good when it arrived... busy upbeat pub atmosphere...

Thank Kawakwa
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Ordered three burgers all of them were wrong, bacon on ones that didn’t have it, cheese was not on the ones that should have had it, the bill for three burgers (no beverage) was $80. And It was cold also for an added bonus. They...More

Thank Iggina P
Jackie A, Manager at The Flying Steamshovel Gastropub & Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hi there - Thanks for the feedback - we're terribly sorry your experience was less than satisfactory. Would you be able to let us know the exact date and time you came in? That we can work to remedy the situation with our staff. Again,...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

We had a fairly serious issue with one of the rooms and it was resolved very quickly and to our satisfaction. The customer service was excellent and the staff was caring. The rooms were basic but comfortable once the issue was addressed. We did not...More

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This pub restaurant and the burger meals are ok, but rather pricey for a burger. I was told I could choose any burger type and have a beef, chicken or veggie patty. I chose the veggie patty but I wasn't told that it would cost...More

Thank Jollyhols
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$19
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2003 2nd Ave, Rossland, British Columbia V0G 1Y0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Rossland
  • Phone Number: +1 250-362-7323
The “Shovel” has a long and storied past and was once the location of the first helicopter flight in the world. Today, clean comfortable rooms, delicious meals and a fun filled atmosphere await you and your friends after enjoying any of the four season’s activities available to you from our doorstep.
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