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Mad Chef Cafe

444 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-871-7622
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Ranked #22 of 118 Restaurants in Courtenay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $14
Cuisines: Canadian
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Weed, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

My husband and I saw an ad for this place in one of the tourist brochures, and decided we'd stop in. Mad Chef is fully licensed, so we enjoyed a mixed drink, and then what is easily the best food we had during our trip. Be aware that the portions are huge, so order accordingly. The lobster "puffrogies" had big... More

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Fanny Bay, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My favourite restaurant, my go to restaurant when company comes and I love the atmosphere! The girls are always friendly and attentive. Little miss Mad Chef is my fav!!!! Try it!

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Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I had the Death By Burgeritto, my wife had a Chicken Wrap and my son a kids burger. All three were excellent, flavourful and great presentation. Food service was a little slow but the server was attentive and kept us informed. It was worth the wait

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Awesome food, awesome place ! Can't get enough always going back, love the fresh sheets always something new to try , also LOVE there drink specials

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

my wife and i drove up to eat at this cafe as soon as we entered our experience went down hill fast the girl at the front was not people friendly we seen an empty booth so asked for it she went to clean it we thought for us next we seen her cleaning up other tables also two other... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My son and I went out to the Mad Chef at its new location on 5th St. in Courtenay a few days back for his birthday and the place was working its usual magic. I had the "Death By Burger Ito" (Burger in a burrito) and Junior had the 'Red Neck Mac 'n Cheese'. Both were excellent. What impressed me... More

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Courtenay, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My friend and I had their signature burger. It is huge so we shared it and it was still plenty. They have just moved to their new location and we found it a little noisy but hopefully they will get that situation remedied.

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Courtenay, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great food but with a unique twist. Pizza is amazing with all kinds of unusual topping. I have had some of the best burgers there. Each dish is well presented.

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B.C.,Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The Mad Chef Restaurant has a wonderful menu and great food. In its former location this was my favourite place to eat. But I have been to the new location twice now and there is a dull roar going on in that place??? What a relief to walk outside to the relative quiet of traffic noise. I cannot go back... More

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Comox, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

First time visit, after seeing it on the food network show. You got to eat here. Decor is different, Food was very good, service could be a little more attentive, the downside was the acoustics, Both my friend and I wear hearing aids, and we couldn't hear each other talk without shouting, this was not pleasant.The serving staff should be... More

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Additional Information about Mad Chef Cafe

Address: 444 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-871-7622
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
Average Prices: USD 0 - 14
Cuisine: Canadian

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