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Killer Whale Cafe

Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (43 reviews)
“bbq ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't have a meal here as we'd eaten on our trip so we relaxed in these comfy surroundings over a lovely coffee

Thank 49Pam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based on all the reviews and mentions in travel guises, my expectations were higher than what we got. We enjoyed the lovely, sunny terrace overlooking the little marina. The open salmon burger with fries and the fish and chips were of decent quality were good,...More

Thank harmonie
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is almost your only option in Telegraph Cove and gets very busy, although the pub next door (also owned by the same firm) offers the same menu in different surroundings. I ate here a number of times over the week I stayed in...More

Thank funtyone
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Killer Whale Cafe offered a nice selection of food, including appetizers, salads, homemade soups (the fresh seafood chowder packed with salmon and halibut was fantastic), entrees, and desserts. It also offers cocktails, beer, and wine. One of it's not-to-be-missed offerings is the nightly Salmon...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great meal after a morning kayak. Salmon curry soup was scrumptious and the quesadilla was filled with lots of ingredients (black beans, corn, peppers, and more). Fish and sweet potato fries also good. The staff was very pleasant and fun to talk to.

Thank cantraveller_wanabe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Telegraph Cove for four nights and loved every minute of it. But I am concentrating now on one of the places to eat. The Killer Whale has the very best food! The portions are very large, so we learned to share an...More

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy, busy place but good food. Salmon BBQ or Ribs on the boardwalk Wednesday - Sunday. Only inside/outside restaurant in Telegraph Cove.

Thank dusterbin2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on recommendation from Stubbs Whale Watching and were not disappointed. Ordered a taco salad and sandwich with seafood chowder. Food was delicious and probably the best we've had in Canada so far. Nice views of the harbour, good service and prices were reasonable too....More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch there at the beginning of August. We ate salmon with fries potatoes. The fish was simply delicious!! It's a very nice place, very kind people and very good food. To try!

Thank Basky68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After finishing our Stubb's Island Whale watching tour, which was amazing, we realized that our children would not make it back to Campbell River without eating. We went into the restaurant. They made a big deal of wondering if they could seat the 14 of...More

Thank Al R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boardwalk, Telegraph Cove, Telegraph Cove, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Telegraph Cove
  • Phone Number: 250-928-3155
  • E-mail
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