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“Delicious dinner”

Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge
Ranked #17 of 60 Restaurants in Tofino
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

We arrived today and because of some trouble and miscommunication in our hotel, we had no place to eat for dinner. Luckily we got a reservation here (we are a group of 19 people, so not your average amount of guests). The food was delicious. I had the pasta with seafood, it was very good and at a fair price! You should definitely try it when you are in the neighbourhood

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JamiesRainforestInn, Host at Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you Sofie, we're glad to hear that we were able to help. We do our best to accommodate big groups when surprises like this come up. I will pass on your kind words to the chef, he works hard to keep things tasty! We look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this place. Good food with lots of choice. Well presented food and varied menu from fish to salads to burgers. Something here for everyone. Inside and outside seating. Good choice of beers and all good value. Has a nice 'local bar' feeling.

Thank Knight0n
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JamiesRainforestInn, Host at Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience! We certainly like being a local spot, it gives our guests a greater feeling of being a part of Tofino. Our menu adapts a little with the seasons but we try to keep a good variety, in food and beers!

Come on by next time you're in town.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We had read the reviews, and although Jamie's was somewhat out of our way, we drove out from Tofino on a Sunday evening, expecting that we would either have to wait for a table or be turned away. We were somewhat surprised, on a Sunday evening, that the place was virtually empty - only a couple of other tables occupied. The view from our table was out some patio doors into a yard of some kind, with the back of sheds (?) so it was better just looking around the dining room. It was a good dining experience, but not a great one. Service was okay - she was paying more attention to the table of motorcyclists (perhaps anticipating a more tips from them), but she did get the job done. Fish and chips were okay - a lot of batter on the fish, and I'm pretty sure it wasn't fresh from the sea - perhaps fresh from the freezer. On the other hand, my wife's salmon was creative and attractive, and she said it was very good. It took a while for the check and handheld machine to arrive, so the tip kind of diminished as the waiting time increased. I wouldn't bother going back again - there are lots of better options, most with a view, in the area.

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Thank 404HappyTraveller
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JamiesRainforestInn, Host at Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thanks for sharing. We are concerned to hear that you felt your service was lacking, and will make note of that. Our patio is quite a popular spot in the summer, hopefully the sun was out for you!

If you do find yourself in Tofino again we'd certainly be happy to have another chance to show you our best side.

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Despite being full after eating half a burger I still kept eating! It was very delicious! I especially love the fries too! And the honey garlic chicken! Overall, the looks of the restaurant gives off a modern/aboriginal vibe in my opinion. I definitely would come back again

Thank Rheana U
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JamiesRainforestInn, Host at Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Well it sounds like things went well for you Rheana! Thanks for the feedback.

Our restaurant definitely has the Tofino vibe, with local aboriginal culture being a part of that. We hope that you WILL come back, and keep finding delicious items from our chef.

See you again!

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

Tried waffles, bennies and classic - all excellent. Decorated with found art and distressed wood, fir slab tables.

Thank brydle
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JamiesRainforestInn, Host at Jamie's Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you for sharing brydle. Our breakfast and brunch are well regarded for good reason, we know people's expectations are high and we strive to keep the quality above and beyond.

To clarify to anyone reading, the meals are not decorated with found art and distressed wood, just the walls! :)

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