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Alpenhorn Bistro & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
+1 250-847-5366
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (12 reviews)
“burger” (17 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their maple balsamic vinaigrette is delish. Also like the baked mushroom appy, although pricey for what you get. Clean restaurant. Doesn't serve breakfast.

Thank ociwoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us went for lunch and shared some appetizers: two sesame tuna, two fried calimari, and one smoked salmon dip. Along with lots of beer. The tuna was good. The calimari was very good. And the salmon dip was really good though a bit...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed October 8, 2018

I had a gift certificate to spend and went in not expecting anything special. I ordered the schnitzel. Surprise! It was very good. had a few bucks left so I ordered the strudel for dessert. Big mistake. It was like eating apple flavoured cardboard. Obviously...More

Thank Mrtrok
Reviewed October 2, 2018

KARMA! Not only a handsome setting, the special of the day we tried was wiener schnitzel with hunter's sauce (with mushrooms) over a bed of spaetzle, PLUS, included ceasar salad (+side - we chose sweet potato fries - crispy on the outside/soft on the inside...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed September 16, 2018 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 August 27, 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
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
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Description
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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