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Merridale

1230 Merridale Road, Cobble Hill, British Columbia V0R 1L0, Canada
(250) 743-4293
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English first
Victoria, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I've been here twice now, the first time for pizza night which was amazing apart from the pizza's which were ok but not as good as I expected. My pizza was bland, and didn't have much topping, same with the other 3 pizzas on our table. But the deck and band were great and we enjoyed sampling the cider. Came... More

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Kelowna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

The venue is absolutely stunning! And you do get a bang for your buck when it comes to planning your wedding. But I found a few issues. There were minor issues the day of the wedding prior to the ceremony that the venue did not handle well and it was mainly due to lack of communication on their part. Rather... More

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nanaimo
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23 reviews 23 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Cannot fault the service, the Christmas walk or the drinks.....but finding a rare pork belly on the menu I ordered in anticipation to be served a nouvelle cuisine sized portion more appropriate for a starter on a bed of underdone lentils, 7 bites to finish it, even more frustrating as the pork was first class. The desserts were superb and... More

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Cobble Hill, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Merridale Cidery is a great place to go for the food, ambiance, cider tasting, a walk around the orchards or browse in the store. Or do all of it which is what I usually do!! They make great cider, wonderful bread and their onion relish is to die for. If you visit in the spring you can see the apple... More

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Vict
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

People are still talking about how beautiful and amazing our wedding was. We cannot begin to thank the staff and owners of Merridale for helping to create everlasting memories. From start to finish, the day was perfect. Being able to find a venue that could accommodate our ceremony, reception, pictures and wedding night was truly a stress relieving experience. Thank... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We had our wedding reception at Merridale, and I can honestly say it was the best day of our lives, and I know it won't have been possible without Merridale's staff members. Since the beginning before the actual day, Heather and Jess were always very helpful and patient with all our requests. We were happy at the day of the... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Wow! We've eaten here just a handful of times, but it's been great. We love the cider and the food is always so tasty and fresh. Eating outside on the patio is such a treat because the view is so great. And if you eat a little too much (which will happen because their desserts are great, too), you can... More

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Calgary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Everything about Merridale was wonderful! We chose to have our wedding there and the staff, venue, food, cider, and atmosphere were fantastic! All of our guests were full of compliments for Merridale and we would recommend it to anyone. We stayed in one of their yurts for 3 nights and had breakfasts served on the balcony each morning. It was... More

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Vancouver, BC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We arrived at Merridale on a beautiful September afternoon and I was immediately taken by the beauty of the property and surrounding orchards. After walking around the grounds we had a great lunch and thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere and Tuscan-like setting. The food was fabulous and the staff welcoming and of course, the cider was superb! Much cheaper than Tuscany!... More

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Victoria, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Beautiful location but poor service. Waited 30 minutes for 5 very small cider tastings and another 15 minutes to pay.

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