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Realm Food Co

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Canadian, Healthy
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews brunch fish tacos brownie ramen sandwich tostada rice wraps soup bone broth enough variety fresh local food order at the counter self serve gluten free vancouver island radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this restaurant to accommodate two friends who I had not seen in 15 years, and this lunch represented our reunion. Both eat gluten free diets. We arranged to meet at the restaurant at 1:00 with me thinking the lunch time crowd would have...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Justine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Brickyard Tacos were outstanding! The room is wonderful and bright, and the staff is friendly and attentive.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 319trishh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

From waking into the place to one menu on the wall to ordering at a counter like fast food...it was so much less than we expected. Once we figured out how it worked and were able to squeeze past people trying to read the menu,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 2finefellows
Reviewed February 13, 2019

I've only been to Realm twice and so don't know if they've changed their modus operandi of ordering and paying at the counter then waiting for food, but I like to be served when seated. Food is great, no complaints and staff are very friendly.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank lizroy51
Reviewed January 15, 2019

The brunch menu is limited and does not state that half orders are available. I had the basic 'Benny and was not impressed. Small amount of sauce and the hash brown potatoes dry. Also, there was a musician playing which made it hard to chat.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank sunsandwaterthebeach
Reviewed January 11, 2019

The service was friendly and fast. I had the small Ramen soup as take out. Another timei will stay and enjoy the very casual but comfortable setting. The soup was a large small soup! It was tasty as it is based on their homemade chicken...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eelgrasslady
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I visited for the first time with my children. I had the 3 fish tacos which were tasty. My disappointment lies with the children’s meals. $7 for a plain grilled cheese sandwich! Literally. Not a few slices of veggies on the side or anything. I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 7Westcoastmomma
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Really liked the soup and fish tacos for lunch. Fish tacos flavourful with not an overflow of cabbage as served in many places. Local ingredients.....I believe mostly. Quite crowded here with not a lot of seating. Order and pay at counter and then they deliver...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank josiek751
Reviewed November 23, 2018

I was asked today to leave my table because I was waiting 5 minutes, yes, 5 minutes, for a friend of mine. Waitress said I wasn’t “allowed” to “hold” a table. As I got to the door, my friend arrived, we stood outside for a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elsje B
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Great place for healthful, farm to table meals. We loved the food and look forward to going back. Licenced, variety of items and make sure you try their doughnuts!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stephanie T
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alifinn66
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Gilles C | Reviewed this property |
The majority of their menu is made without gluten, dairy or nuts and is processed sugar free. Special requests can be made for dietary needs.
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PAUL W
February 2, 2017|
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Response from Monica B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen in on the menu in the past, just checked and it is still there BONE BROTH $3.75 Refill…$3 1 Litre Bring your own mason jar or leave it up to us for $2!$11
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Kiltie5
May 3, 2016|
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Response from Shelley2707 | Reviewed this property |
Their menu is online, same items at lunch as dinner, but there are special dinners sometimes with live music. They are open until 8pm Tuesday through Sunday.
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