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Alpenhorn Bistro & Bar

1261 Main Street | PO Box 3688, Smithers, British Columbia V0J 2J0, Canada
+1 250-847-5366
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Ranked #9 of 34 Restaurants in Smithers
Cuisines: Canadian, Pub, Bistro
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A place as unique as the people behind it, the Alpenhorn invites you to be our guest, where friends meet in a casual dining and pub environment.With a locally crafted menu, a hand picked wine list and long line up of specialty beers and other fine libations, we practice what we preach – follow your own path, make good friends along the way and have fun …. Along with local characters and a staff that delivers legendary service, this is your home away from home. Join us for an experience you won’t soon forget.
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Smithers, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

They have a good and varied menu. A good place for lunch but a bit noisy for evening fare if you are looking for a quiet get together.

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Ipswich
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Choice of food was reasonable and we had a good meal. It seems to be a popular venue and had a good buzz about it.

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Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great service. Friendly staff and very accommodating for someone like me with food allergies. Comfortable seats , just very relaxing after along day on the road

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Smithers
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The service and the food here are excellent, I would recommend this place to anyone from out of town.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

we recently had guest stay with us and request a second dinner at the Alpenhorn on their final night, they fell in love with the beet & goat cheese salad, service was excellent as usualy, would recommend to anyone - pub atmosphere with space and menu for families

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I just enjoyed the signature garden salad. It was beautifully presented, fresh and the dressing which is made in house (garlic balsamic) was to delicious. I wonder if they will sell me a bottle of it? My waiter was sweet and attentive. Is sat outside on the patio which has plastic chairs and tables which is not really that aesthetically... More

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Monmouth, Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Family friendly and they have a kid's menu. The salad was big and fresh and we shared a yummy dessert. All the food was good, not particularly cheap but after looking around, it was the only place open where we wanted to eat in Smithers.

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Victoria, Canada
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203 reviews 203 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This restaurant/pub is right on the main street of Smithers. It has a nice patio with glass enclosure and some umbrellas which makes it nice for almost any weather. My only complaint was that the floor of the patio was quite dirty with lots of garbage around. To be fair, it was quite windy that day but it would have... More

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Mackenzie, Canada
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107 reviews 107 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Decent service (though they were under-staffed for a Saturday night), pleasant atmosphere, the food was very good and served reasonably quick, considering.. A nice, laid-back night out. Closed outdoor seating on a nice summer weekend??

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Victoria, Canada
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162 reviews 162 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Great. Awesome. Very unique cool atmosphere. Super busy often. If your willing to wait and be a number instead of a customer to the waitress go get some wings on Wednesday. Huge wings and very very cheap.

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