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Fanny Bay Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar

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Menu

APPETIZERS‎
8.25
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Spinach,‎ artichokes, parmesan and cream cheese oven baked and topped with asiago cheese. Served with blue corn tortilla chips.
10.25
Spicy Crab and Artichoke Dip
A creamy combination of rock crab, artichoke hearts, chipotle peppers, cilantro and cream cheese. Baked with asiago cheese and served with blue corn chips.
9.25
Seafood Stuffed Portobello Mushroom
Grilled portobello mushroom cap, topped with shrimp, scallops, rock crab, cream cheese, green onions and asiago cheese.
8.95
Shrimp Skewers
Two shrimp skewers sauteed in garlic butter, served with jasmine rice and lemon.
9.95
Shrimp and Scallop Skewers
Two shrimp and scallop skewers pan-fried with a spicy Thai sauce and served with jasmine rice and lemon.
5.25
Garlic Cheese Foccacia
Two pieces of herb foccacia grilled with garlic butter and baked with mixed cheese.
7.50
F.B.I. Four Cheese Poutine
Crispy coat French fries, boursin, monterey jack, mozzarella and cheddar cheese smothered in our house made gravy.
8.00
Mini Slider Bratwursts
Three mini bratwurst and buns, pickled red onions, spring mix, dijon mustard, wine sauerkraut, chipotle mayo and pickle.
5.25
4.50
Onions Rings Glazed Pita
3.25
3.50
Garlic Toast Basket of Fries
SOUPS & SALADS‎
Cup 3.75
Bowl 5.25
Soup of the Day
Chefs inspiration, changes daily. Please ask your server for today’s selection.
Cup 4.95
Bowl 7.95
Fanny Bay Inn Seafood Chowder
A sinful selection of clams, scallops, shrimp, cod and rock crab.
Small 5.25
Large 6.95
Fresh Spring Mixed Greens Salad
A refreshing combination of fresh spring greens, tomato, cucumber and house pickled red onions.
Small 6.50
Large 8.75
Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce tossed in our creamy caesar dressing. Topped with croutons and shredded asiago and lemon.
Small 7.50
Large 9.50
Spinach Salad
Fresh baby spinach with red onions, toasted almonds and fresh strawberries. Served with lemon poppyseed vinaigrette.
Small 7.50
Large 9.50
Greek Salad
Chopped cucumber, tomato, green pepper, red onion tossed in red wine balsamic vinaigrette with feta cheese and kalamata olives.
FANNY BAY OYSTERS OF COURSE‎
6.00
10.95
Naked Oysters
Served raw on the half shell with lemon, choice of cocktail sauce or tartar sauce or hot sauce.
6.00
11.95
Tijuana Oysters
Naked oysters topped with tequila and served with lime and salsa.
6.00
11.95
Thai Sesame Oysters
Naked oysters topped with a delicate Thai sesame dressing.
6.00
11.95
Fanny Bay Oyster Shooters
Raw oysters served in shot glasses with our caesar mix and fresh lemon.
6.00
12.95
Raw oysters +2.25 each
Ginger Lime Oysters
Raw oysters topped with a refreshing ginger lime relish.
11.50
Pan-Fried Oysters
Lightly breaded and seared until golden. Served with lemon and your choice of cocktail sauce, tartar sauce, hot sauce or pineapple basil salsa.
SANDWICHES‎
All sandwiches served on multigrain or white bread with a choice of soup, spring greens or fries
2.50
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Substitute Yam Fries
2.25
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Caesar or Greek Salad or a Cup of Chowder.
13.75
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Rib Eye Steak Sandwich
6oz rib eye steak charbroiled, topped with sauteed mushrooms and onions. Served on garlic herb foccacia.
9.75
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Fanny Bay Clubhouse
Triple layer sandwich with turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato and Swiss cheese on your choice of white or multigrain bread.
8.75
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato
Simply a classic on your choice of white or multigrain bread.
11.25
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Seafood Clubhouse
Triple layered sandwich with shrimp, scallops, rock crab, bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo and Swiss cheese on your choice of white or multigrain bread.
10.95
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Seafood Avocado Croissant
FBI’s seafood mix, avocado, lettuce, tomato, mayo and Swiss cheese on a toasted croissant.
8.75
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Beef Dip
Slow roasted baron of beef, served on a toasted garlic hoagie au jus.
9.25
Multigrain
White
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Bourbon BBQ Pulled Pork
Slow roasted pork freshly pulled and smothered in bourbon BBQ sauce, roasted red peppers and smoked gouda. Served on grilled foccacia bread.
BURGERS AND LIGHT MEALS‎
10.95
Fanny Bay Inn Burger
Charbroiled and topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, fried onions, fried mushrooms. Served on a toasted kaiser with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, and pickled red onions with chipotle mayo and relish.
12.95
Fbi
Double burger
8.95
Island Burger
Charbroiled‎ and served on a toasted kaiser with cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, pickled red onions, mayo and relish.
9.95
Charbroiled Chicken Burger
Fresh breast of chicken charbroiled and served with lettuce, tomato, pickle, mayo and pickled onions.
10.95
Honey Mustard Chicken Burger
Charbroiled chicken breast glazed with honey mustard sauce. Served with swiss cheese, lettuce, pickle, tomatoes, pickled red onions and mayo.
9.95
Oyster Burger
A house specialty with pan-fried oysters, bacon, lettuce, pickle, tomatoes, pickled red onion chipotle mayo and tartar sauce.
10.25
Salmon Burger
Wild sockeye salmon seasoned and grilled, with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, pickled red onions, mayo and tartar sauce.
10.95
Seasoned Cod Burger
Cajun cod loin with pineapple basil salsa. Served with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, pickled red onions, and mayo.
8.50
Veggie Burger
A vegetarian patty served with lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, pickled red onions, Swiss cheese and basil cream cheese.
One piece 9.95
Two pieces 12.95
Beer Batter Cod and Chips
Served with coleslaw, lemon and tartar sauce.
DINNER ENTREES‎
15.95
Baked Oysters Fbi
5 oysters baked in the half shell with a garlic, bacon and chive cream sauce. Topped with asiago cheese and served with jasmine rice and fresh seasonal vegetables.
14.95
Pan-Fried Oyster Dinner
Pan-fried oysters served with pineapple basil salsa, jasmine rice and fresh seasonal vegetables.
15.95
Charbroiled Sockeye Salmon
Seasoned sockeye salmon charbroiled with garlic buttered lemon. Served with jasmine rice and fresh seasonal vegetables.
14.95
Stuffed Mediterranean Chicken
Double chicken breast stuffed with roasted red peppers, spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, roasted garlic, fresh basil and feta. Breaded with Mediterranean herbs and smothered with sun-dried rose sauce. Served with roasted potatoes and seasonal vegetables sautéed in garlic butter and glazed in white wine.
14.95
Talapia with Lobster Cream Sauce.
Oven baked tilapia in white wine, butter and thyme and topped with our house lobster cream sauce. Served with jasmine rice and seasonal vegetables sautéed in garlic butter and glazed in white wine.
14.95
Chicken Pacifica
Lemon dill breaded chicken breast stuffed with shrimp, scallops, rock crab and cream cheese. Served with a white wine cream sauce, roasted potatoes and fresh seasonal vegetables.
16.95
A prawn skewer +3.00
Prawn and scallop skewer +4.50
Rib Eye Steak
8 oz rib eye steak charbroiled. Served with roasted potatoes and fresh seasonal vegetable.
14.25
Butter Chicken
A creamy combination of indian butter sauce with chicken, tomatoes, green onions, toasted cashews and cilantro. Served on a bed of jasmine rice.
14.95
Seafood Linguini
Shrimp, scallops, crabmeat, and cod in a white wine cream sauce. Tossed with linguini noodles, asiago cheese and served with garlic foccacia.
13.95
A prawn and scallop skewer +3.00
Tortellini Carbonara
Beef‎ tortellini tossed with tomatoes, peppers, onions and bacon in a creamy asiago sauce. Served with garlic foccacia.
QUESADILLAS & WRAPS‎
All quesadillas and wraps come with your choice of soup, spring greens or fries.
2.50
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Substitute Yam Fries
2.25
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Caesar or Greek Salad or a Cup of Chowder.
10.50
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Butter Chicken Wrap
Indian butter chicken, peppers, tomatoes, onions, spring mix and indian butter sauce in a grilled flour tortilla shell.
11.25
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Mango Papaya Curry Chicken Wrap
Roasted chicken with curry papaya mango chutney, lettuce and tomatoes on a grilled flour tortilla with basil cream cheese.
10.50
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Chicken Caesar Wrap
Oven roasted chicken wrapped with our fabulous caesar salad with lemon.
10.50
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Tandoori Chicken Wrap
Slow roasted tandoori chicken, peppers tomatoes, onions, spring mix and tandoori sauce in a grilled tortilla shell.
10.95
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Gourmet Vegetarian Wrap
Roasted red peppers, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, artichokes, caramelized onions, portobello mushrooms, and basil cream cheese wrapped in a grilled flour tortilla shell.
10.50
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Thai beef wrap
tender Thai marinated beef sautéed with pepper and onions with lettuce, tomatoes and Thai noodles in a grilled flour tortilla with sweet Thai chili sauce.
10.75
Guacamole +1.75
Soup
Spring greens
Fries
Chicken Quesadilla
Oven roasted chicken breast with onions, peppers, tomatoes and mixed cheese in a grilled flour tortilla. Served with salsa and sour cream.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place! The chowder is fresh and full of seafood! The staff are friendly! You can't beat the view either. They also have live entertainment!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sunsandwaterthebeach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This wasn’t our first time to FBI and I suspect we will go back but tonight’s visit gave us pause. The service was friendly as usual but perhaps a bit strained tonight as they seemed they were busier than expected. The issue was more with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fussyyetcheap
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch after a long drive. Fish and Chips - Hallibut and it was delicious served by a lovely friendly waitress / barmaid with a great pint of Pale Ale. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BorisMcScott
Reviewed November 8, 2018

A friend recommended & joined us at Fanny Bay Inn for lunch, in the back area overlooking the ocean. Great view and food to match! Philly beef dip was one of the best I've ever had! Hubby had an Oyster burger, with a delicious large...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Krazy4
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We went there in September for our anniversary lunch, it looked like a nice place, not busy when we arrived, wait staff were not so friendly, special was cod and chips, but we decided to go for our favorite halibut, $12 more than the special...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank justsaying1012015
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Stop here! I had the seafood chowder and was not disappointed! Chunks of fish and seafood! Delicious! I had the 'bowl' and couldn't finish it all! The service was great as well!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sunsandwaterthebeach
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We were driving the old ocean-side highway from Courtney to Qualicum and noticed the Fanny Bay Inn and decided to give it a try for dinner. A fairly small old pub beside the ocean with no ocean view. We found the food pretty good and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MapleRidgeMalf
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Great service by Jen. Great food. Seafood pizza is amazing. Food all on time and well presented. Good value. Great night.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank payner12018
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Yes you will not be amazed yes you will not be amazed by the Fanny Bay Inn however you will also not be disappointed if you accept that you are going to a small bar in the middle of nowhere. It is a little bit...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank VancouverHipster
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This place is on the "Old Island Highway" 19A driving from Qualicum Beach to Courtenay. It is worth leaving the Highway 19 "freeway" to find this place and have lunch. It's an old, historic pub. Our lunch here was excellent - best chowder I've had...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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christinajuly
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Response from Demogirl1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is buffet!! Every Friday is beef and Saturday is pork. Buffet goes from 5-8, unless it sells out first, the price is $18.95 all you can eat :)
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