QB DRINKS + EATS

Here’s a handy list of Qualicum Beach restaurants, cafés, coffee bars and bakeries along with their current hours of operation — as of October 15, 2020.

Our local eateries continue to work under extraordinary circumstances to delight us with tasty food and cheer, and to provide welcomed opportunities to gather for safe socializing. Imagine what life in our town would be like without them. So we say, use it or lose it.

EVENING — FINER DINING

Weinbergs, located inside the Chilham Village courtyard on Second Avenue West.

Bistro 694  Urban fine dining, Fri to Sun  4-9PM Dine-in, take-out, patio, 694 Memorial Avenue 250.752.0301

Black Bird Schnitzel Haus  German cuisine Tue to Sat | 3-8 PM Dine-in, take-out, patio, 3298 Island Hwy W. 250.752.8500

CView Restaurant and Lounge — temporarily closed — Dine-in, patio, lounge,  2690 Island Hwy, 250.752.6914

De L’Ile Restaurant and Bakery Innovative local fare + seafood Mon to Fri 5:30-9PM Bakery open Tues to Sat 10AM-2PM, Dine-in, take-out, 129 Second Avenue West, 778.953.5034

Final Approach  Traditional menu Wed to Fri 11AM-8PM, Sat-Sun 10AM-8PM Dine-in, located in QB Airport Terminal 250.752.8966

Giovanni’s Ristorante Italian cuisine Wed, Thurs + Sun 3-8PM Fri-Sat 3-9PM Dine-in, take-out, lounge (pizza), patio, 180 Second Avenue W, 250.752.6693

Q Burger Gourmet burgers Wed to Sun Noon-7PM Dine-in, take-out, patio, 109 Second Avenue West, 250.898.3450

The Sapphire Room Classic fine dining Wed to Sun 5-8PM Dine-in, by reservation only, 292 Crescent Road East (located in Crown Mansion boutique hotel), 250.752.5776


DAYTIME — CAFÉS, COFFEE & TREATS

Bailey’s in the Village Mon to Sun 9AM-3PM casual café Dine-in, take-out, patio, 670 Primrose Street  250.752.7584

Billy Shakespeare’s Tea, Tales and Tunes Tues to Sat 11AM-4PM Specialty teas, french press coffee, organic soups, Dine-in, take-out, patio, 133 Second Avenue West, (403) 608-7280

Cockney Pride — temporarily closed — British pub food, 140 Second Avenue West, 250.752.6322

Courtyard Café & Patio  Daily 7AM-3PM (closed Sun + stat holidays) casual café, organic Creekmore coffee Dine-in, take-out, patio, 673 Memorial Avenue, 250.752.4152

Peeking into the lounge at Giovanni’s Ristorante from their patio.

Deez Bar & Grill  Wed to Sun Noon-8PM Dine-in, take-out, sports bar, patio, 3353 Island Hwy W., 250.752.8055

Fish Tales, Thur to Sun 11:30AM-7PM fish & chips, seafood, Dine-in, take-out, patio, plus delivery service in QB area, 3336 Island Hwy, 250.752.6053

French Press Tue to Sat 8AM-2PM coffee roaster + café, Dine-in, take-out, patio, 692 Primrose Street  250.594.4477

Gary’s Bistro  Mon to Thur 8:30AM-2:30PM Fri-Sat 8:30AM-7:30PM, Sun 8:30AM to 4PM burgers, fish & chips, Dine-in, take-out, patio, 115 Second Avenue W., 250.752.5800

Lefty’s Mon to Thur 11AM-7PM Fri 11AM-8PM Sat 10AM-8PM Sun 10AM-7PM casual cafe, Dine-in, take-out, patio, 710 Memorial Avenue,   250.752.7530

Naked Naturals Organic Grocery & Deli Cafe Mon to Sat 8AM-8PM, Sun 9:30AM-6PM, Take-out, Entrance on Fir Street off Memorial Avenue, 250.594.0277

New Canton Restaurant Mon to Sat 4-9PM, Sun 5-9PM Take-out, patio, 2775 Island Hwy W at QB Waterfront, 250.752.2198

Oceanside Pizza Palace Wed to Sun 4-7PM (Fri 4-8PM) Dine-in, take-out, patio, 678 Memorial Avenue, 250.594.3677

Qualicum Beach Bakery Mon to Fri 9AM-4PM, Take-out, patio, 130 Second Avenue West, 250.752.6143

Qualicum Foods Grocery Cafe Daily 8AM-5PM, Dine-in, take-out, 705 Memorial Avenue, 250.752.9281

Qualicum Beach Bakery

Qualicum Sushi Daily 11:30AM-7PM 133 Dine-in, take-out, Second Avenue West, 250.752.5199

Shore — closed for the season — Dine-in, take-out, patio, 2831 Island Hwy at QB Waterfront

Sushi Hama Daily 11:30AM-8PM Take-out, patio, 221 Second Avenue West, 250.594.9961

Thalassa Restaurant Tues to Sat, Noon-7PM casual cafe, Take-out, patio, 469 Memorial Avenue (at Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club), 250.594.1150

The Knockananna Grill food truck operates most Fridays to Mondays Noon-7PM* year round at the QB Waterfront (beside the Sand Pebbles Inn), 2767 Island Hwy W. *check FB page for updates

The Shady Rest Waterfront Pub & Restaurant Wed to Sun 12-8PM Dine-in, take-out, patio, 3109 Island Hwy West at QB Waterfront 250.752.9111

Wild Culture Artisan Bakery Wed to Fri 12-5PM, sourdough breads, desserts + special order pizzas, Take-out, 692 Bennett Road, 250.752.0077

Weinberg’s Good Food Tues to Sat 10AM-4PM, specialty grocery, deli and coffee bar, Take-out, patio, #3 – 221 Second Avenue West (interior courtyard of Chilham Village), 778.427.4004


LET US KNOW: Have we forgotten anyone? Are there any errors to correct? Have the operating hours changed? Are there new eateries we should know about?