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Mahle House Restaurant

2104 Hemer Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1L8, Canada
+1 250-722-3621
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Ranked #10 of 277 Restaurants in Nanaimo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $27 - $44
Cuisines: Continental, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Charming 1904 heritage building with ornamental and vegetable gardens. We focus on fresh and local ingredients with warm professional service in a casual upscale environment.
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English first
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This restaurant has a beautiful property and cute bunnies for your kids to enjoy watching. Once inside we were seated and ready to enjoy a wonderful birthday dinner experience. We took our 9 year old daughter and the one thing we found is they could use a small kids menu. She is not a fussy eater, but a bit of... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

We visited this restaurant based on the reviews. We won't be doing that again. The food is overpriced and the portions are small. We did however enjoy the shrimp and our server was very nice.

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Foodlover863, Owner at Mahle House Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear 148Anastasiap, Thank you for taking the time to review us twice. We are very sorry to hear your last experience was not as positive as your first. We would very much appreciate you letting us know what you had when you dined with us so that we can look at those dishes to ensure they are of sufficient portion.... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My wife really enjoys this place. I am more of a simple food person and find it to be somewhat on the expensive side and leave still wanting more to eat. That said, the food is well prepared with freash ingredients. The service is excellent.

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Nanaimo, Canada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My husband and I recently ate at the Mahle House for adventurous Wednesday. I was shocked at how much food you get for the price. It was almost too much. The portions were a great size for sharing and everything was delicious. We also ordered a flight of wine to accompany the meal, which was a great way to try... More

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Decatur, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

A nice old house surrounded by garden and lawn with resident bunnies will serve you a price fixed meal but not tell you what you are going to eat. There were two of us and we each got different appetizers, salads and desserts which was ideal for sharing. The food was tasty, well-prepared, fresh & local; service was excellent -... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We have been here many times and have always enjoyed our meal, the staff are excellent as well. Love the local produce and fresh seafood.

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British Columbia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We have dined here many times and are always impressed with the quality of the food. This is a family run affair and it shows in their pride of place. Fresh herb garden outside and use of local ingredients ensures flavourful dishes. They are imaginative and beautifully presented. Extensive wine list with extremely knowledgeable servers to guide you to just... More

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29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

my husband and I had the special of the night, which was stuffed rabbit. It was excellent, veggies were cooked so you enjoy the flavour of each and everyone of them. The porcupine prawns were outstanding, a must have. Excellent service. A pleasure to eat there.

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Nanaimo
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I've never found the food to be particularly "special" at the Mahle House and I think patrons pay more for the brand than what they actually get on their plate. I don't mind paying a premium if the food is exceptional, but it's just not that great. Not our first choice, even after repeat visits. The portions are ridiculously small... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

We were looking to dine somewhere different. I searched trip advisor and from the reviews of Mahle house we chose to dine here. This is the most beautiful quaint little house I've seen in this area. There's a good selection on the menu. The hummus is delicious as well as the porcupine prawns. We had the chicken and steak which... More

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Additional Information about Mahle House Restaurant

Address: 2104 Hemer Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1L8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-722-3621
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
Average Prices: USD 27 - 44
Cuisine: Continental, Contemporary

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