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Waterfront Restaurant @ Crest Hotel

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222 West 1st Ave, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A8, Canada
(250) 624-6771
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 44
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  • 50
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Meal, Great Atmosphere!!!

This is fine dining at its best from great service to a wonderful menu to fantastically delicious food and great wine selection - you will not be disappointed. the view from pretty much any seat in the restaurant is incredible, would highly recommend!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Red1020
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Montreal, Canada
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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124 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

This is fine dining at its best from great service to a wonderful menu to fantastically delicious food and great wine selection - you will not be disappointed. the view from pretty much any seat in the restaurant is incredible, would highly recommend!!

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Based on the TripAdvisor reviews, I had planned to dine in Cow Bay, but the weather was appalling and I was staying at the Crest Hotel, so I decided to dine in rather than risk hypothermia. It was a good choice. The menu is creative and includes a selection for every palate and dietary preference. The meals are very well... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Food was good but not cheap, good choice on menu. Service was a little slow as restaurant was busy, staff were friendly.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I couldn't go back on the date but I used to live in Rupert and the Crest is a very very nice romantic place to eat. From salad to seafood to steak its a wonderful place!

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

It had been years since I was last at the Crest. The rooms and dining room have been upgraded -- but beware of bedrooms near the parking lot as people come and go noisily both late and early. The bar was remarkably busy. The staff were friendly and obliging but sometimes over attentive.

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Prince George
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I ate here and were excited considering other reviews and the high standards of The Crest that we had already experienced. However, we found the chinks in the shiny armour. hostess was very inviting and friendly and seated us at a lovely table with a beautiful view. The evening was a mixed bag of ups and downs... More 

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San Diego, California
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I went in this place with a large group for a beer and ended up having a late lunch. To our surprise the large group was accommodated in a timely manner. The selection of beers and drinks was very good and the food quality was excellent. Some friends had the salmon and they liked it a lot, it was a... More 

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Burien, Washington
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214 reviews 214 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The view is absolutely incredible. Food is decent. Service is ok. Breakfast and lunch have nice selections reasonably priced for this part of the world.

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The seafood curry was excellent! Full of fish chunks. The waiter was very knowledgable about the menu. The beer prices were great. What a great way to end a business day. Will make it a regular stop.

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Hazelton, British Columbia, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The Crest Hotel has one of the finest restaurants in the country, I've eaten there many times and never been disappointed. The view is one of the most spectacular and rivals the fines I've seen.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 222 West 1st Ave, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Prince Rupert
  • Phone Number: (250) 624-6771

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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