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Osborne Bay Pub

€€ - €€€, , Seafood
1534 Joan Avenue, Crofton, British Columbia V0R 1R0, Canada
+1 250-324-2245
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“wings” (3 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
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Pub, Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1534 Joan Avenue, Crofton, British Columbia V0R 1R0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When Chef Kacia was here - oh my lord - the food and the qualify was INCREDIBLE! I knew immediately she had left as we returned and got our usual and it was not up to par. I was going to message her as I...More

Thank Robyn G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here a few times waiting for the ferry and the food is average pub food but this time I went for dinner with my wife and a group of a dozen friends for a birthday and to see some live music. We...More

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have stopped numerous times before and always enjoyed having lunch. First time for Seafood Chowder today. Excellent. If you're a Chowder fan its worth a try.

Thank Don J
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We had a wait for a ferry so stopped in for lunch. The decor is basic but the turkey soup and clubhouse sandwich we ordered were very good. The service (she was new to the job, I think) was pleasant and efficient. We will return....More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Food used to be great but the menu has changed drastically, possibly a change of chef. Live music nights seem to be popular but can't comment as I have not been

Thank gwizzzzz
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Went with a group of friends recently for dinner and to watch the live music. Ordered the seafood hot pot and halibut bites and were not disappointed!! Big pieces of halibut and a delicious assortment of seafood in a lovely tasting bisque that I’ll be...More

Thank Tami G
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Taking a break for lunch. A return visitor to this pub. Always enjoy the lunch. Shrimp and Avocado Salad today. Good size and very good. Good value for the money. Service as usual was excellent.

Thank Don J
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We ordered the Sirloin Steak Dinners which were posted on the menu. The waitress brought Steak Sandwiches instead. When we sent those back .. within minutes we were served replated New York strip steaks from the previous order; which were cold and passed off as...More

1  Thank Morgan W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We are local so wanted to spend family time together at the local Osborne Bay Pub because we heard there was a new "chef". The 4 of us can quite honestly say this was one of the worst food experiences ever. My wife and I...More

1  Thank JohnBJukes
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Camping close to this pub and wanted to check it out. Good pub set up to have live music. At the time we arrived there was no music but many people getting suppet just before crossing with the ferry to Salt Spring Island. Special if...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Pub, Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1534 Joan Avenue, Crofton, British Columbia V0R 1R0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Crofton
  • Phone Number: +1 250-324-2245
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Our menu philosophy at the Osborne Bay Pub is to use the freshest local seafood & produce from our local suppliers on Vancouver Island. Sourcing local ingredients takes a lot of commitment & love. These two ingredients helped create our Sea to Table menu with a Farm to Table flare that will satisfy your taste buds.
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