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Rolling Barrel Bistro

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1151 Commercial Crescent | Esther's Inn, Prince George, British Columbia V2M 6W6, Canada
250-562-4131
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11 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Had not been here for years but decided to try it for the promoted Mother's Day Buffet becouse they said they booked tables ahead of time and did 2 seatings one at 11 am the other at 1pm. We took the 11 am seating; should have known when we arrived that trying to seat 300 people for a buffet all... More 

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Terrace, BC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

The food choices are great, it's a buffet style with various choices, It's served fresh and hot. There are also choices of cold cereals, muffins, danishes, toast and fresh fruit salad.

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Thank shanl
Prince George, B.c.
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Heard this restaurant had a great Sunday Brunch so we decided to try the special Easter Brunch. It was excellent. We thought the choice of food was good from egg dishes to meat and fish to the desserts. The only problem we had was waiting for the food to be refilled. There was a bit of a wait. You won't... More 

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Terrace
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We decided to eat dinner in the restaurant because we didn't feel like driving and I must say it was quite enjoyable. The waitress was so friendly and offered up the TV controls since sports were playing and asked us to change it if we wanted to. We ordered drinks, appetizers and dinner and everything was delicious. There were a... More 

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Ko Phangan, Thailand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Buffet advertised as open until 10. Come in at 9:40 after a long work day to see it being dismantled. Ask why and say it's not 10 yet, got yelled at by the hostess, saying "Well they can;t leave it up all night..." Food was good- but I tried to avoid eating there. Overpriced and moody staff

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Fraser Lake, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The Sunday buffet is the only good thing about Esthers Inn. The spread is fantastic and a great price. Skip the stay, go for breakfast.

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Thank Danielle S
VICTORIA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

nuked ribs with bottled BBQ sauce, twice baked and then frozen potatoes, cup of watery coleslaw = worst meal in memory and premium price no wonder the dining room was empty

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Tehachapi, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I had the fish and chips, which was VERY good. I dont remember what my boyfriend had, but I do remember he had one of the local beers, which was also very good. Very good value for the money as well.

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Thank loloi2
Prince George
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We held our coaches meeting for the 2014 Provincial Ringette Championships. The catering manager and staff were great! They let us use the dining room which was very comfortable! We had delicious appies. We had 50 people, ordered appies for 40 and there was more then enough food. The staff were very helpful and friendly!

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Thank Karen N
Vancouver Island, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Brunch at Esther's Inn was a huge treat when I was a kid. We loved the food and thought the setting was amazing. Coming back as an adult I didn't have high hopes and was right on target. The food was average, not very tasty and for a big Sunday brunch, they only had one option for eggs. No benny,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1151 Commercial Crescent | Esther's Inn, Prince George, British Columbia V2M 6W6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Prince George
  • Phone Number: 250-562-4131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?