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2310 Alberni Highway | Old Country Market, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-6280
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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2310 Alberni Highway | Old Country Market, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Out of the hustle and bustle of the tourists crowding the public market where the goats on the roof reside, at the back of the market beside the Mexican Restaurant, is this lovely Italian Restaurant, with servers dressed in black, white table cloth linens, and...More

Thank Canucksontheloose
Reviewed 3 days ago

We needed a place for a late lunch on our way from Campbell River to Crofton. Trip Advisor had good reviews and it said they had gluten-free pizza so I was in. One of us had the gf and one had wheat, we really loved...More

Thank Roadtrippers69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was good. Atmosphere was great. Service SUCKED!! Our waiter (the guy from S Africa) ignored us. We were abandoned from the time we sat down. The manager comped our coffees and apologized. Waiter then came by to roll his eyes that we weren't happy...More

Thank shaywood
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here with a group of 9 friends. Service was excellent. Starters were good. I had a fisherman bowl with linguine (can't remember name of dish) it was very tasty linguine very fresh but the 3 of us who ordered this bowl.. found dish very...More

Thank Daphne D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in here on the way home, forgot it was Mothers Day and we hadn't reserved a table. Got a table for four within minutes which was a great surprise. The place was busy! But was so efficiently moving along with service, hot food, kind...More

Thank Katathome
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here en route from Campbell River to Victoria. It was a surprise to find such a high- end restaurant in an eclectic area with produce markets, flower stands and assorted Asian shops. A beautifully renovated building, the setting, although noisy, was comfortable. White...More

Thank Ronnjonna
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for a friend's wedding. The staff treated you like family. The food was absolutely excellent. They serve baked brie with bread and apples, ceasar salad, mixed salard, fresh mussels, chicken parm, and veal. I would highly recommend all of those items. The...More

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch here with friends hat have been before- food was amazing, service was great and the atmosphere refreshing.

Thank JayBCVanIsl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I recently had dinner at Cuckoo and found it to be the best Italian Restaurant on the Island not only the food but the atmosphere and ambiance of the place. We started out with the Italian Antipasto plate which we shared. It...More

Thank gayle6769
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The good here, is the location, in the middle of a boisterous county market, so view out window is lively and lush with all the greenery and shoppers. The building is beautiful. Old school. Inside lively and bright. The service was excellent, and they were...More

2  Thank foodaholic58
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Linda K
Do you have gluten free options? Is there a dress code?
30 January 2016|
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Response from mawsym2 | Reviewed this property |
While this is an italian restaurant there is a section of the menu that is marked gluten free. Dress is casual - not business just casual. This restaurant is very classy and I would suggest something a bit more up scale... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Alberni Highway | Old Country Market, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Coombs
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-6280
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