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Final Approach

#3 1000 Ravensbourne | Qualicum Beach Airport, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 1P9, Canada
+1 250-752-8966
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $26
Cuisines: Canadian
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Parksville, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Service was bazzar the waitress was totally out of it. She didn't get any order strait.she abandoned our table had to go look for her a number of times.finally had to ask for a different sever.he was good. Food was not the same as old owners .disappointed

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great food and wonderful service. Ambiance lovely. Met other friends there. Watching small aircraft come in and leave. Felt very comfortable.

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Edmonton, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The food is still good, new owners. The service is very lacking. The large tables on the patio are only partially covered by the small umbrellas so not everyone can be in the shade if it is extremely hot. We told the wait staff that we were expecting a fourth person to join us and when the fourth party arrived... More

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Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a lovely breakfast at the Final Approach. My husband enjoyed the hash and I ordered a la carte. The service was quick and efficient and friendly. There were airplanes coming and going and bald eagles circling the trees. It was a lovely morning. We would go again. The breakfast menu is not extensive, but it is adequate. I... More

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Vancouver Island, BC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This evening, a friend and I had the opportunity to enjoy dinner at this little restaurant, located inside the airport at Qualicum Beach. It was a superb evening ....... Cliff, our server, treated us with extreme kindness and efficiency. Our entrees included either a salad or soup. How good is that??!! Our meals were most reasonably priced, beautifully presented, and... More

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Parksville, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The Final Approach Restaurant is a place I recommend to everyone. The staff is very personable, the food is cooked to perfection and the presentation is beautiful. The beet and goat cheese salad is absolutely amazing and the dressing is made in house. Very impressed! Thank you for consistently providing great food and awesome service!

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Port Alberni, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I eat there several times a month and always enjoy the food. I have never had a bad meal or mad dining experience while at The Final Approach. The staff is friendly and kind and make you feel apart of something truly special. They take the time to make your dining experience enjoyable and memorable every time, new or old... More

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Qualicum Beach BC
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69 reviews 69 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We live within easy walking distance of this restaurant and check it out at least 6 times a year. We had spoken with the new owner last summer and vowed to go for breakfast, a new venture for the reasturateur. Finally we went this week. Staff is pleasant and welcoming, coffee refresher is offered frequently. Cooked breakfast is generous, bagel... More

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I seldom order Reuben sandwiches but yesterday it was a superb choice! Marbled rye bread crisply toasted, lots of juicy corned beef, and just the right amount of sauerkraut. Not overpowering at all...mustard on the side. Well prepped and perfect with the day's soup. Great service!

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Parksville, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This most recent visit was very good. The restaurant, located on the grounds of a small airport, is quite small with a small outdoor patio when the weather permits. The new ownership has achieved a good variety of west coast fare at very reasonable prices. The taste and presentation of the food was very good as was the very attentive... More

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