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Mad Chef Cafe

) #7 of 109 Restaurants in Courtenay €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
444 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-871-7622
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tacos” (15 reviews)
“burger” (79 reviews)
“beer cheese” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
444 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a big following and it doesn't let down. Our son is celiac and he loved eating here. The food was well presented and very tastily. Service was friendly and helpful. Will return. Thanks

Thank Tauna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to hang out, the burger was exceptional!! Especially the one featured on "You Gotta Eat Here"! service was top notch, server was friendly and eager to please a little bit sassy

Thank 533tanam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

hubby and i went for lunch. hadn't been there in a year or so. we got our drinks promptly, but waited a super long time for lunch. people who came in after us were already eating. i ordered the lobster mac and cheese...it was horrid...dry,...More

Thank juanita k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to try this place just for a change from our favs in town. Got there at 7pm on a Thursday and saw a fairly full place but a number of empty tables. No one there to greet us: well they are busy I...More

1  Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

For me, this is a "must" if you're visiting Courtenay to go to once, but probably wouldn't go back unless it was to take others there. Neat place, art on walls, sassy waitresses, large portions, cool names for all the menu items. Had the "Animals...More

Thank JasperKelowna
Reviewed 16 June 2017

On a very rare evening without children wife and I went to go for a quiet meal together and decided to give the chef another chance. Ordered our meal, an appy, and a couple drinks. Drinks and appy show up no problem and enjoy them...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch here. The French Onion Burger was absolutely amazing. Would definitely recommend to anyone going there.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

And I read on it to check it out. I was in the mood for a burger, but I'm tired of the same old, same old. I settled on the popular Burger-itto. It was pretty good, and it's nice not to get your hands all...More

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch! Good service, not fast because everything is made fresh and it shows. My son said the burger he had was the best ever! I had the seafood salad bowl which was awesome, and the miso soup also very tasty but a tad salty...More

Thank Buttugly
Reviewed 21 May 2017

They truly have an amazing menu. I ordered gluten free lobster mac and cheese. No lobster. But they substituted crab. Took forever to arrive. Then I could not taste the crab. Found only a couple of very small pieces of crab. My friend ordered a...More

Thank Ruth W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 444 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-871-7622
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