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Cow Bay Marine Pub

$$ - $$$, ,
1695 Cowichan Bay Road, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-748-2330
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (19 reviews)
“fried oysters” (4 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hours
Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1695 Cowichan Bay Road, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Cowichan Bay to watch the christmas sailpast from the docks. Totally enjoyed watching the fully decorated and lit up boats of all sorts. After the event we went to the Pub to have dinner and a drink. We have been...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank herbr337
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by to grab something to eat on our way from Victoria to Qualicum. I had been here a few years ago and remembered that I liked their selection of beers (the wine list is OK for most but could use some upscaling). It...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank samareipc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

My husband and I stopped in for lunch last week. Gorgeous food, gorgeous view and great service. The Indonesian Vegetable Curry was fresh, flavorful and so delicious! Not your usual pub fare! My husband enjoyed his burger and fries. I couldn’t resist stealing some of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lauraleewhalen
Reviewed November 2, 2018

We didn't get a chance to finish our drinks nor order our food and the power went out. It was snowing like crazy outside. They do not have a back-up generator. The staff rushed around by candlelight having us pay our bills using the old...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sherpa29368523871
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

This is a very popular spot with locals and tourists. Had lunch there on this occasion with friends. Menu has good selection as was the beer list with lots of local micros well represented. I opted for the crab cake benny which was delicious with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gary S
Reviewed October 8, 2018

To this hotel restaurant for Canadian Thanksgiving dinner as a guest. Since I was a guest I did not know the exact cost per plate. I would hazard a guess, 40 - 50 Canadian dollars. Reservation for 5 pm resulted in the server coming to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank treata
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Stop by here often for a quick meal and a decent beer. The view is fantastic and service excellent. Have a good happy hour menu!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank christine877
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I haven't been to Cow bay Pub since last year and it has not changed...and that's not a good thing. The decor and upkeep have been getting very tired and this year was even worse. Whole place had a strange smell. The Halibut and chips...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank randyy639
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Just go there....you will love it, good food and drinks...friendly staff and an awesome view of the bay

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank JOHN96er
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight and we both had peppercorn burger with salad and it was scrumptious!! Great beer selection and the sunset and view from the outdoor deck spectacular!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 551francinel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1695 Cowichan Bay Road, Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Cowichan Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-748-2330
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