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Alpenhorn Bistro & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
+1 250-847-5366
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“schnitzel” (11 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful evening at this restaurant in company of traveling friends. Had the choice of salmon, chicken or beef stroganoff which is what I chose and it was excellent! A little bit flustered service but not surprising considering the size of our group. All...More

Thank northernneckinn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was lovely, food was good, beer selection was food, service was alright. Bartender seemed more interested in the people at the other end of the bar and took quite some time to make it back around after my first drink. Some other staff members...More

Thank Lena P
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised, I got the bistro burger (I'm from Wyoming) and it was excellent! Hubby got the jalapeño patty melt and liked it too. Kids cheese burger was good as well. Best part... you can get half fries and half salad as your side no...More

Thank Cody G
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We went out for dinner and decided on this restaurant and we were happily surprised. The service was really good and the food selection was ample for our tastes. We had the calamari and mussels as our appies and they were perfect. They tuna salad...More

Thank Maurizio3030
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a sports bar/pub right on the main street in Smithers. Parking is easy right in front of the restaurant or around the side. Service was prompt and effective. One person in our party had chicken schnitzel and two of us had the soup...More

Thank mariposa67
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Went for a late lunch today, service very slow, food okay but nothing special. Disappointing and wish we had chosen somewhere else for our day in Smithers.

Thank Colleen N
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Needed more flavour and more food on the plate for the price Server was nice It was disappointing , we won’t be going back again

Thank ESIZJones
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

As always, we found this place on Yelp! My SO was looking forward to eating fresh seafood. We walked in and were told to seat ourselves. They have a nice outdoor seating area and it was a beautiful July day! I ordered the French onion...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed June 6, 2018

This was not our first choice for dinner on a Sunday night, but as the place we had wanted to eat at was closed and not much else was open, we ended up here. It was pretty dead in there. Service was okay, but the...More

Thank Dani-Chan7
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

The wife and I had dinner there on our way to Prince Rupert and the food was amazing. Great service as well. The waitress was very knowledgeable and always checked on us. Def a must place to eat 👍

Thank Andrew F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.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: 1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Smithers
  • Phone Number: +1 250-847-5366
  • E-mail
A place as unique as the people behind it, the Alpenhorn invites you to be our guest, where friends meet in a casual dining and pub environment.With a locally crafted menu, a hand picked wine list and long line up of specialty beers and other fine libations, we practice what we preach – follow your own path, make good friends along the way and have fun …. Along with local characters and a staff that delivers legendary service, this is your home away from home. Join us for an experience you won’t soon forget.
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