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Alpenhorn Bistro & Bar

) #5 of 27 Restaurants in Smithers $$ - $$$ , ,
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
+1 250-847-5366
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1261 Main Street, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2N0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we stopped for dinner based on previous reviews. It was well worth finding. The place was hopping when we arrived and when we left. The menu was full of options from burgers to fish to teriyaki and BBQ. The choices all looked really good. We...More

Thank SanDiegobirdlady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us travelling through Smithers stopped here for lunch. My sister-in-law ordered the fish and chips and thought they were too greasy. The other meals were decent. The decor is nice and the bathrooms clean. If the menu were updated, this place would rock!

Thank Vone S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The decoration is ok, the servers polite and friendly. The seared tuna salad looked amazing but the smell was strong enough that the cook and server should get booted as that tuna would have landed me in an ER ward with fish poisoning. So I...More

2  Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try this place for dinner one night. The dinner menu was a nice change from your generic dinner menus at other places. The food turned out to be pretty good. BUT, I found it to be somewhat of a noisy atmosphere, almost...More

Thank Happytravls9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a decent enough bar come restaurant in central Smithers. Great location, and a patio for summer dining. Decent selection of beers, and again a decent menu. Despite the name, it doesn't really have much Swiss food -- apart from the schnitzel. We had...More

Thank Philip6262
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The food was delicious and we'll presented. The waitress forgot two small requests we made with our order.

Thank patmclewis
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Selection of beer is adequate. Wife list is OK but wait staff make up for ant short comings those list may have. Food is good pub fair. Third visit over few years finds it consistent. Who would think an Excellent fresh cod in tampura could...More

Thank BobFarr2000
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Had several meals here during a recent Business trip. Every staff member very courteous and the food very tasty!

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We were really pleased with the friendly, helpful service, the high quality, tasty food and the relatively low prices. This dinner was a real pleasure.

Thank AboveEarth
Reviewed 25 May 2017

great atmosphere, good menu. Staff are friendly, best pub in Smithers by far. Centrally located in the heart of town. Right on main street.

Thank Webber. D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
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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