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Saddle Mountain Restaurant

Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
+1 250-673-8495
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (9 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Austrian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
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81 - 90 of 105 reviews

Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We travelled on a Sunday, planning to stop in Valemount, which was shut. We came across this stop, and were pleasantly surprised - we ate sandwiches & cookies plus coffee. All was good, with friendly staff

Thank Dave U
Reviewed September 22, 2014

Spaghetti basil marinara was poor; over cooked pasta with a dash of dried basil and canned tomato base and it was advertised as the "special." Tasteless best described this dish. However, others in our party who stuck to sandwiches had better luck . . ....More

Thank Thales29
Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

The staff was friendly and the food came fairly quick but the food was just average and some items like the well done fries were dissapointing. Although the salad was fresh.

Thank TonyGatt
Reviewed August 24, 2014

Dined? People have actually used the word dined in their reviews.... listen folks.. this is a cafeteria where you line up behind a bunch of yahoos commiserating with the cashier about the crazy fun time last night's party was. Regardless we ordered our food off...More

1  Thank cmbtraveller
Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

I can't even say how pleasantly surprised we were with the food at this restaurant. It is obviously prepared with care and attention. Here, you will find a simple menu, with 'order at the counter' type service. The 'saddle breakfast' was amazing. We also dined...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed November 1, 2013

We "dined" at the Saddle Mountain Restaurant in Sept. 2013 with a voucher from the Blue River Motel. I ordered the chicken breast dinner and received a small wing bone with a small chunk of white meat attached. Service was slow and curt. Go to...More

2  Thank BeandBa
Reviewed August 13, 2013

While on an overnight stay in Blue River we didn't expect much in the way of fine dining.Thinking at best a hamburger joint would do, so we looked up restaurants on Trip advisor for the town and read some quite remarkable reviews for this place....More

1  Thank Hairbrained
Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

Went here for a dinner with a hotel-given voucher. Dinner was on the pricey side and the service a bit slow, but otherwise fine. Caesar Salad tasted good and was not drenched in sauce. Not much option for dinner places here so this is probably...More

Thank Cattis26
Reviewed August 6, 2013

Having stopped here multiple times, I can recommend the pizza (freshly baked), the salads (especially the Greek and Caesar), and the dessert pies. Among the better restaurant choices in Blue River, although it ain't cheap. I don't know why they put the (nice) patio facing...More

1  Thank K H
Reviewed July 26, 2013

Food is pretty good, I would say better than average with higher than average prices but Blue River is pretty remote so it is to be expected. The pizza's are great and the pie is fantastic.

Thank petiteTreasure
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Yes it does! It's buffet but includes lots.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Austrian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Blue River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-673-8495
  • E-mail
Description
The Saddle Mountain Restaurant is open seasonally, from June 15 to September 15. It is conveniently located directly across Highway 5 from the Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing Resort and offers affordable, quality meals in a family friendly setting. Enjoy a great meal in the restaurant or enjoy the beautiful sunny patio with breathtaking mountain views. Open for lunch and dinner,
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