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Hope Drive In & Restaurant

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Diner, Canadian
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590 Old Hope Princeton Way, Hope, British Columbia V0X 1L4, Canada
+1 604-869-5380
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We often phone while driving ( passenger dials !) ahead to the hope drive in on our trips to our cabin in the interior, and order a pick up order and it is the high point of the road trip . The burgers, sandwiches, and excellent fries are served with a friendly attitude . Mike shakes are also excellent .... More 

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Thank john d
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We pulled into the Hope Drive-In on Saturday Nov 5 and was surprised to see the Open sign on, but overwhelmed knowing we would be one of the last customers to eat in this, my favorite restaurant when I travel between Vancouver and Kamloops. I have always as has my family and friends, have left Vancouver with the intention to... More 

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Thank Terri G
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Very busy restaurant and the service is outstanding, polite, friendly, fast and make you feel like family. Very clean. Home cooked food at it's best. Taste and fresh. If you like great food and impeccable service this is the place for you. Prices are very reasonable. You might have to wait for a table, but you won't regret it.

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Thank Darcy D
Vancouver, British columbia
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187 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you love this place and want to get in one last time . this is it.. This famous place is closing its doors as the owners are retiring. It may switch hands but noone knows at this point. The food was always delicious, my last meal was excellent. the staff super friendly.

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Thank missvaliant
Vancouver, B.C.
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

As of November 5th, 2016 the Hope Drive In and Restaurant will be closing their doors. The owners have decided to retire and the property is up for sale.

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Thank stormyp53
Vancouver
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381 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I usually come in for breakfast but it ended up being an early lunch. Ordered a clubhouse and fries. The clubhouse was good but the fries looked anemic. White in color and not much crispness or flavor. Not good for a diner drive in. Service also seems to have gone down. Checked on only once and no drink refills ever... More 

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Thank LLHH
Langley City, Canada
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191 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We stopped in for lunch on our way back from the interior. The place was packed but we were soon given a table. The food was very good and well priced. The server was attentive provided good service.

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Thank JimboCanucks
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Had breakfast here this morning, ordered eggs benny and the wife ordered pancakes with hash browns. The eggs benny was over cooked. Solid. Soup was good though. Wife enjoyed her pancakes. Nothing special. FOUND A GREY HAIR IN OUR HASH BROWNS. i was disgusted . our server was super snobby and did not smile once. Cant remember the name. might... More 

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Thank Johnnyboy88121
Victoria, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Stopped here on the way to the Okanagan for a wine tasting weekend. What can I say except the breakfast was hearty, fresh, and delicious, the coffee decent, and the service very friendly. We stopped on the way home, and we had salad and fresh fruit for a snack, and it was bright, fresh and so tasty. I didn't have... More 

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Thank LynnlovesParis
Maple Ridge, Canada
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We live in Mission and we drive out to Hope around once a month to come to this restaurant. Our last trip out this way did not disappoint! There was 4 of us and our 2 year son. Not one complaint was heard at our table. The food is always really good and the service is great as well. Can't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
Diner, Canadian
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 590 Old Hope Princeton Way, Hope, British Columbia V0X 1L4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 604-869-5380
Description
Same location since 1962! Family owned and operated with a fresh selection of classic home style food.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?