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All 39 Castlegar Restaurants

Lions Head Smoke & Brew Pub

2629 Broadwater Road | Robson, Castlegar, British Columbia V0G 1X0, Canada
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Ranked #4 of 39 Restaurants in Castlegar
Price range: $8 - $30
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Barbecue, Steakhouse, Healthy, Gastropub
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Good for: Large groups, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My family and I came in for brunch on Sunday and all agreed we'd definitely be back. All the food was amazing but the Pulled pork and also the sausage Benny's were huge hits! The staff were very friendly and knowledgable. Well done!

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10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere is amazing they have a huge selection of craft beers and they smoke their own meats. I suggest trying the meat sampler

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Castlegar, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Went in on a Wednesday for chicken wins, deep fried pickle chips, and nachos. Awesome food, great micro beer and friendly service. Like the idea of the outside fire pit. Definitely will return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Went with a group of 6 people. We all ordered steak and it was properly cooked for all of us. Great tasting steak. Beer was fantastic. Great service and price was reasonable. Would definitely eat here again. Pub atmosphere for those expecting something different.

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Nelson, Canada
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28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We were out on the bikes the other day and stopped here on our way back from our ride up the lake. We sat outside on the front patio and were pretty much on our own out there. I guess when you ride around on a motorcycle you used to the cooler weather. There was a large fire pit and... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Been going to the Lions Head for years :) Food a bit pricey but worth it, my fav' is the crispy chicky chipolte wrap - so yummy made with home made chicken fingers!!!! Burger's awsome as well - serving up organic beef from Creston!! My most favorite thing is the outdoor patio and fire pit over looking the mighty columbia... More 

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Top Contributor
204 reviews 204 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We stopped by for lunch recently. I found the food okay. The pub itself is dark and not really a great atmosphere unless you are there to be...in a bar. I hear they get great bands but overall, I wasn't that wowed

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LionsheadOwner, Manager at Lions Head Smoke & Brew Pub, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for visiting our Craft beer Smokehouse pub. I hope you visit us again. I have some suggestions to improve your visit. If you found the interior dark I would suggest sitting in our sunroom it is open and all windows. It also has some really nice tropical plants situated in the room. Being a vegetarian I know... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My boyfriend and I ate in the outdoor seating area with a beautiful view of the Columbia River and the mountains. The staff was very friendly and helpful, and our server's recommendation on which beer to pair with our food was spot on. The pulled pork is the BEST pulled pork I have ever had. Definitely try this place if... More 

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Campbell River, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Ok, I am a fussy beer drinker, but with 12 taps of premier craft beer, how could I complain? The food sometimes eclipses the brew, too, so don't be afraid to order an incredible steak or some terrific mussels! This is my go-to pub in the Kootenays.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Had never tried this appetizer before,and it was great. Busy pub on a Sunday night, but staff was helpful and friendly, warned us about the wait, and the food was worth it. The Greek pizza was delicious. Excellent smoked meats. We tried ribs, pulled pork and brisket. Brisket was the favorite.

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Additional Information about Lions Head Smoke & Brew Pub

Address: 2629 Broadwater Road | Robson, Castlegar, British Columbia V0G 1X0, Canada
Phone Number: 250-365-2739
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Castlegar
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 30
Cuisine: Barbecue, Steakhouse, Healthy, Gastropub

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