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Northwoods Inn Restaurant

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12370 Barkerville Hwy, Wells, British Columbia V0K 2R0, Canada
+1 250-994-3325
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  • Excellent20%
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7 Oct 2017
“Quintessential BC Diner”
11 Jul 2017
“Friendly, good food”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
12370 Barkerville Hwy, Wells, British Columbia V0K 2R0, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is how BC small town roadside diners used to be. Loved the atmosphere, great service, really good coffee, food was fine. We had lunch and a few breakfasts here.

Thank Dominik D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Do not support this "restaurant" LOL I was here with my family aug 19. There were 9 of us, we walk in and immediately the owner/cook looks at us and says "are YOU kidding me 😡?!" We are taken back by his rude attitude, as...More

Thank coffeechick10
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not very many places to choose from in Wells, but this one has good home made soup, and sandwiches.Very friendly service!

Thank Marian C
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Checked into the motel and asked where we should go for dinner..the receptionist rang the "best restaurant in town" to see if they were still open (it was 6.15pm). Advised to get there quick as they close at 7pm... Arrived, the place is run down...More

Thank Happytraveller1901
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We tried all of the local breakfast eateries in Wells and Barkerville. While none of them were substandard, except for some watered down coffee in one establishment, the Northwoods Restaurant was best. Linda, Bob, Karen and Amanda all made us feel welcome and, even better,...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My wife and I had breakfast here. It was average, thought the hash browns were underdone and cold. This restaurant is like stepping back to the 70s. Inside it is colourful (though the flowers are fake). The exterior could use some work to make it...More

Thank RamblinTam
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The next day after a wedding, the Sunday Brunch served a variety of breakfast and lunch items. Everything was very good and service was good. The interior is a little run down but appeared clean. The ladies washroom was fine, nothing fancy but clean and...More

Thank ellebee600
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My niece got married in Barkerville. The next morning many of the guests and family met at Northwoods Inn for brunch. The place had a relaxed homey atmosphere. The brunch was one of the best I have had. The variety of the brunch buffet was...More

Thank Melvin H
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The waitress was trying hard. Much appreciated The food was not so good. Tried it once and said we wouldn't go back but did and confirmed no more...

Thank wlcs2016
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Only place to eat during winter. That being said I wouldn't rely on the advertised hours. If going to Wells during off season bring your own food. Breakfast was great at this place. Coffee was amazing. The owners were friendly !

Thank Lucas M
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  • Address: 12370 Barkerville Hwy, Wells, British Columbia V0K 2R0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Cariboo  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +1 250-994-3325
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