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Pescadores Bistro

5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
+1 250-736-1100
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“crab cakes” (20 reviews)
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Canadian, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have driven by this little gem at least a hundred times over the years always saying that we should stop for lunch, and see what it's like one day. We finally did, on our way home from Ucluelet. The staff were great, and the...More

1  Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here a number of times over the years and I’m always impressed by the homey, comfortable atmosphere and pleasant friendly staff. Great food and an all around great visit.

1  Thank Erin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to stop for breakfast. Get there just after 8 and know it is a quiet time. The toast with lots of grains and jam goes great with a traditional breakfast. Nice atmosphere, and flowers. Can sit outside when the weather is good.

1  Thank MalcomM703
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Service was amazing and the food was better. The portions were nice and generous and the menu had everything from basic pancakes to Portobello Mushrooms. I would drive back to Alberni to eat here...

Thank T P
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food here! I love the food been here several times and the service is top notch too. I make it a mandatory visit when all my friends come to visit!

Thank Gord N
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

If you pass it on the corner, go around the block to return to their parking lot. You will be pleased you did. Nice clean comfortable inviting restaurant. The service was prompt, the coffee delicious and hot. Fish tacos are delicious and their clam chowder...More

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 21 January 2018

had a very good sandwich, nice portion. love the variety of breads. quick service, very friendly server, gave recommendation of sandwich. was excellent choice.

Thank Violet M
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I was so disappointed with the rude waitress host that we and the couple ahead of us walked out of the restaurant.More

Thank Judi T
Deb M, Manager at Pescadores Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

I must apologize for your horrible experience at Pescadores, we are frequently complimented on our friendly staff and good service. Could you please let me know what day you were at the Bistro so I can look into the matter and again I apologize and...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

When friends or family come to town, this is my favourite 'go to ' establishment, The variety of Eggs Benny is nice..my personal favourite is the Mexican Benny ..Enjoy!!

Thank Jody R
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We ate breakfast every day at this fun restaurant. Great breakfast selections - the yogurt & fruit are delicious. But the star of the show was the coffee!! We were there for 5 days in November, and it was rainy and cold - so the...More

Thank FoxValleyGal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5093 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-736-1100
A favorite in Port Alberni, British Columbia, Pescadores Bistro offers a unique menu boasting a wide range of dishes sure to satisfy the most simplistic or adventurous pallet. Our award-winning menu offers fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced locally from the Alberni Valley. Farm fresh veggies, local meats and Pacific Rim seafood are all on the seasonal menus. We also have plenty of healthy, low-fat, vegan and gluten free options available.
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