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Alpenhorn Bistro & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
+1 250-847-5366
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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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 3 days ago 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
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Ordered the noodle bowl and ceasar salad The noodle bowl the kitchen forgot the teriyaki sauce on it ! Was super blah and we left it pretty much untouched but for the shrimp . Ceasar salad not great Best part they do not use straws...More

1  Thank river240
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

This used to be my favourite place to have dinner when i was in town. They didn’t try to make things look fancy, it was just good.. My expensive teriyaki salmon. Was way overcooked , had bones in the fillet and had a bunch of...More

1  Thank Christian F
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing menu for New Years Eve ! Wow ! Devine and delicious food indeed . Make sure you make a reservation for this one next year , it’s Top Notch ! 👍🎆

Thank Gabriela H
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Great place for an afternoon of great conversation with locals. Get to know the best places to see in Smithers. The amazing bartenders and servers are so friendly. Great customer service and the food is top notch. If you get a chance to come to...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed November 28, 2017

I visited the place three times during my stay in Smithers. Alternative country music plays softly in the background - fits perfectly with the small town's charm. On my first visit It was raining and I went in for a Butter Chicken Soup & a...More

Thank Ravit L
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Large pub-style restaurant. Not a fine-dining place but, if you are looking for "solid" favourites, definitely a place to try out if you are in Smithers. Bernd and Bettina Williams Lake, BC

Thank Xenalook
Reviewed October 16, 2017

The food is not as great as it once was...the fries need to home cut, not the packaged ones that don't have any flavor and are not enjoyable.

Thank Grant and Joann... G
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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, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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