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Driftwood Restaurant

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4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
+1 250-923-5505
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Food was hot and plentiful. Service is quick and friendly and seating was excellent. All in all a thought a pleasant place to eat and the price was respectable.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to the Driftwood for 14 years and so it pains me to say the owners are doing a poor job when it comes to their food. We were there two weeks ago on a Friday night at 6:30 pm. The smorg,...More

Thank Polish-Golfer
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is a busy place, and I think it is because of the load up and eat buffet. The dishes are OK, nothing exceptional, and the choice range is not bad. This being north Vancouver Island, you are not going to get the quality and...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

My brother was here visiting from Ontario so we thought it would be fun to try the all you can eat buffet. We took him to the lunch buffet (only because of timing) which was very disappointing as we didnt realize that the lunch buffet...More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The food was excellent. Lots of it. Easy to get to from our location. Lots of choices on the takeout menu. Better than the mandarin restaurants in Ontario.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We have eaten here many times and never have we had a bad experience. The old recommendations is to make reservations. The line ups are large and it is great to just walk in when called. The collection of foods are wonderful and always fresh...More

Thank Elayne T
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A favorite of friends, we stopped in on our way home from Campbell River for a late lunch. As it was after 2, we'd missed the buffet, that is always fabulous. Instead, we ordered off the menu. Combination platter portions were huge! Orders were fresh,...More

Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This restaurant caters to all tastes, from the north-American penchant for fried chicken balls with strange coloured sauces to beautiful stir-fried vegetable dishes. We have never done the buffet, preferring to order from the menu. We are never disappointed. I love the hot and sour...More

Thank Island_Annie2011
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Located 15 mins south of the city this is a large Chinese restaurant with both Buffet and Menu options. Service is good, but can be very busy on weekends. Buffet has varied items from soups to simple desserts. Some spicy items. Although children get a...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Stopped here for dinner at the recommendation of family. It is the atypical chinese american buffet except for the multiple versions of shrimp available at the buffet table.Quality of all offerings was good and with the so much shrimp for under $20 per adult you...More

Thank DGPoleman
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Response from Wesedo | Reviewed this property |
Rule of thumb is one dish per person to share; albeit one would need to know the demographic of your party to reply correctly as it seems my elderly parents and friends consume less food than myself and friends my age... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Campbell River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-923-5505
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