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Smitty's Family Restaurant

) #39 of 60 Restaurants in Sidney $$ - $$$ American,
2306 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X2, Canada
+1 250-656-2423
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average31%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Canadian
$$ - $$$
2306 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The city of Sidney has several fancy restaurants and fast food fish and chips places, but Smitty's is a Great place for tourists to go have Breakfast! Buttermilk Pancakes with Blueberries will get you going back for more!

Thank Matthew_Ford
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just before going on a Whale Watch trip we had breakfast at Smitty's. We were a bit in a hurry (we did not mention that to the waiter) but service was very fast so that was great. Breakfast was just okay. The fruit in the...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were spoiled by the breakfasts that we had in Vancouver. Breakfast was filling though not thrilling - the usual eggs, pancakes and combos

Thank gardener4313
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying at the BW Emerald Isle so went to Smitty's on site for breakfast. We were all disappointed in what we ordered. The pancakes and waffles had no flavor and the sausage and coffee wasn't good. One person had oatmeal and said it...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Smitty's is cut from the Denny restaurant style -- boring decor, boring food, indifferent service. But it does the job, and if you have a family with little kids it is probably for you.

Thank mike r
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We tried to eat here on a couple of occasions the first time the food was disappointing and the second time we just never got served the waitress/hostess told us it would probably be another 45 min (after having already sat for 20 min) and...More

Thank Crystle T
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Like all Smitty's restaurants, the menu is extensive, the food is good, and it comes quickly. The restaurant echoed a bit, making it loud, but the service was attentive and efficient. Good place to eat!

1  Thank W W
Reviewed 28 June 2017

If staying at the Best Western in Sydney, this is where you get breakfast. It isn't bad, you receive a discount if you're a hotel gust, so overall it's convenient.

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We traveled several miles to go for the pancakes. Pancakes were OK but the french toast was super. See picture. Service was more than excellent. The waitress was very helpful and friendly. I asked for extra crisp bacon and got it. She brought it on...More

3  Thank Hilford B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for convenience really, Smitty's generally does not have a good reputation, my theory is if you have eggs, your pretty safe. For some reason their pancake mix leave a gastrointestinal drama that is unpleasant. But back to breakfast, I ordered a 2...More

1  Thank Rose S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
American, Canadian
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2306 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 250-656-2423
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Smitty's is Canada's great Family style Restaurant serving wonderful pancakes, waffles and eggs all day long, we also offer many lunch and dinner specials from hamburgers, to wraps, soups of the day, wonderful salads, steaks and so much more, staff are amazing, and we are open every day from 7am to 8pm.
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