We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yellow River

3981 10th Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4X1, Canada
+1 250-723-1989
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good17%
  • Average35%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
13 Oct 2018
“Not bad...”
15 Sep 2018
“Worst phone call ever”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
3981 10th Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4X1, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (17)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I went there with my daughter, had smart Gus Borg. Wasn’t bad, average for Chinese restaurant in my opinion. I think the waitress was one of the owners, she was pleasant.

Thank QuibSmib
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Person I was talking to refused to listen to my address. Made me repeat it 15 times every time saying something no where near my actual address. Repeated F...A...L...L..S st over one over while they said BALLS ST? SALLS ST? I’ve never heard that street...More

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This place is so good, pickup, eat-in, I will drive here every time, never disappointed, fresh & hot even after driving 40kml to get it home, simply the best.

Thank tmclarck
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Stopped into the Yellow River for Chinese Buffet lunch. Food was continually prepared fresh to fill buffet table. Very good variety of several meats and several vegetable dishes. Courteous friendly customer service.

Thank SquareTraveler
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Was not disappointed the freshest in town. I recommend calling a head if you plan on dining in to give the staff a heads up of the number in your party and time as this little gem is busy and the buffet is made to...More

Thank tmclarck
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We order from this restaurant for delivery, the food always arrives really hot, it’s always fresh, we have yet to be disappointed, totally recommend this restaurant!

Thank donwatl
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Food is tasty and a good price especially compared to the golden dragon. We like this as a take out for a quick tasty meal. The sechwan beef is great as is the wonton soul

Thank helena218
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Great buffet and they are always a bringing out fresh food. Friendly staff and even a seniors discount.

Thank vanislandlady
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Family says best chinese in Port Alberni. We ordered 6 take - away dishes. Excellent tasting and good flavour variation. Every item as ordered, did not disappoint. Friendly service. Cash discount on take-away.

Thank Alesa M
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Buffet items were made to order so food always fresh and minimal waste. They ask and prepare the items that you desire.

Thank Sarah 1
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 hotels in Vancouver Island
Tyee Village Motel
24 reviews
.33 km away
The Hospitality Inn
350 reviews
.55 km away
Redford Motel & RV
43 reviews
.67 km away
Bluebird Motel
15 reviews
.83 km away
Nearby Restaurants
J & L Drive-In
145 reviews
1.25 km away
Burde Beans Coffee & Things
30 reviews
.78 km away
53 reviews
1.27 km away
Stamps Cafe
75 reviews
.86 km away
Nearby Attractions
Twin City Brewing
42 reviews
1.38 km away
Petroglyphs at Sproat Lake
52 reviews
1.50 km away
Alberni Valley Museum
17 reviews
.37 km away
Nuu-Chah-Nulth Whaling Canoe Sculpture
11 reviews
1.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Yellow River staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3981 10th Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 4X1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-723-1989
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing