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Steeples Restaurant

2744 East Shawnigan Lake Road, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia V0R2W0, Canada
250.743.1887
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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English first
Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Used a groupon for our visit to Steeples. The meals were very good, however the portions were small. I don't know if the portions were a result of utilizing the groupon, or if that is the size of the usual meals. If we go back, I certainly wouldn't bother with a groupon. Service wasn't anything special but was adequate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Took my wife for date night. They had a fantastic "date night" special menu with many options. Several upgrades available on the menu. Great wine list too. Easily one of my favourite places to eat!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We used a groupon voucher for a 3 course meal for two. It's was very good, staff very friendly and attentive. Didn't have long to wait and a lovely place to dine. The main menu looked varied and reasonable priced. As newcomers to the island we have not had a chance to dine out and so we really enjoyed the... More

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Kailua, Hawaii
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Nice selection of excellently prepared food. Great relaxing atmosphere--we enjoyed the balcony!. Very nice service.

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Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Steeples was always our reliable dependable mainstay when it came to eating out. However, this last weekend we discovered that Steeples Restaurant has now become Steeples Bar and Grill with a menu that has moved from quality meals to overpriced low quality fast food. The downward skid is obvious and the future for the place is uncertain at best. Recommendation... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I had a great meal here. I was hungry and their meal was diversified enough that I found teriyaki chicken bowl. WOW, I could not finish it. The people were very friendly and attentive, it was a pleasant visit

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Boy has this place slid. Seafood pasta was a bland watery mess. What's with the Groupon submenu? Confusing and not professional. If the only way you can get people in the door is with Groupon and create a menu around that, you are in trouble. Don't waste your money.

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The food and service. Make sure you book otherwise may be a wait especially on Friday and Saturday + holidays. Nothing to dislike with this establishment other than the price of the local Cowichan Valley wine.

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We drove up from Victoria for a special dinner for my husband's birthday. A few years ago Steeples was a showcase of local food and fine cuisine. We were surprised to discover when we arrived that it has become a casual pub. We nearly left but realized we had to eat before driving home so stayed for predictable and just-okay... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My wife and I recently used a Groupon coupon to dine at Steeples. For the "two for one price" we paid it was an exceptional value. Our steaks were cooked to perfection which often isn't the case when one orders a rare steak and ends up with something on the pink side of medium! We took advantage of upgrading our... More

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