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The Island Restaurant

101 Gould's Island | 10th Avenue, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
250-344-2400
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Ranked #3 of 49 restaurants in Golden
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Continental, Pacific Rim, Canadian, Asian fusion
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can stop in for a continental breakfast, quick soup, salad or sandwich, or relax and dine on one of our Asian inspired starters followed by an entrée of local game. Dishes prepared using our fresh produce grown on "the Island". Come ask for a tour!!Convenient Online Reservations on our website.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can stop in for a continental breakfast, quick soup, salad or sandwich, or relax and dine on one of our Asian inspired starters followed by an entrée of local game. Dishes prepared using our fresh produce grown on "the Island". Come ask for a tour!!Convenient Online Reservations on our website.
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English first
Sherwood Park, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We ate on the patio upstairs, great views! The meal was delicious and the menu was unique. I had a chickpea curry dish and my husband had a elk burger ....very good! Service was great! Would love to eat inside too but it was a little warm in the restaurant.

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Enjoyed a great breakfast on the patio. The omelette breakfast is delicious, the staff are quick and friendly, and you just can't beat the patio. Will definitely be back!

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Toronto
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We tired the buffalo and the elk. They wer both very tasty but thenbuffLo edged out the elk. The service was good. The building is beautiful too!

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Golden, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

My niece wanted pasta with Alfredo sauce. When our server asked if that was possible, the chef immediately started making it for her. My niece said it was the best she's ever had. She ate 2 bowls!

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

We just had the most amazing meal 2nd day in a row! This time the buffalo!! Yowza seriously make the drive from out of town! Five star dining at 3 star pricing!!

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

We had the black pepper pasta.... Oh my... This is how pasta should be!!! Completely fresh and tasty! Lovely presentation. We sat outside upstairs and had an ok view of the river. GPS screwed us up getting here so we are REALLY glad we asked someone. Lots of people filled the place as we were seated. I didn't like the... More

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Golden, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Enjoyed a Sunday evening dinner on the Island's fabulous deck overlooking the Kicking Horse River. If the view wasn't enough, our black pepper fettucine and the special of the day (snapper) were tasty. The staff was helpful and friendly, a lovely place to enjoy a meal! Looking forward to our next visit, may try for breakfast so we can enjoy... More

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Alberta
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a wonderful lunch at the Island Restaurant. The service was great, the food awesome, and a wonderful view. Love the sound of the Kicking Horse River rushing by. Unfortunately, it began to rain, but the wait staff was nice and moved us inside. It was a little disappointing as we had looked forward to eating on the patio,... More

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Hobart, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I've eaten at the Island Restaurant many times and the food is always fantastic. The hostess Petra and my server were both a bunch of fun as always. I had the Black Pepper Fettucine which was fantastic. The house made pasta and garlic toast were amazing. Every time I'm in Golden I eat here and it never dissapoints. I can't... More

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Sligo, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a lovely welcoming restaurant. We are on vacation from Ireland and just arrived here without recommendation. Staff friendly and interested in customers. Food most enjoyable and tasty. The lamb cutlets ( one of the evening specials) were beautifully finished in a mint flavoured sauce delicious !! Deserts excellent especially the apple pie made from home grown crab apples... More

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