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Michael's Off Main

355 4th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1G8, Canada
+1 250-334-2071
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
“home fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
355 4th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1G8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant opened at 8am and we arrived at 8:05 and we were the second guests to be seated. Our waitress greeted us warmly and offered coffee right away. Showed us the daily specials and gave us our menus. Lots to choose from and all...More

1  Thank Smoltman
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

This is a delightful little hole in the wall restaurant in Courtenay. The atmosphere is eclectic with countless old photos and memorabilia on the walls. It is very busy on weekends. The food is consistently good and lots of it. The waitresses are lovely and...More

Thank Ella M
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

When I lived in Courtenay this was our go to restaurant for breakfast. My favourite is the bennies with bacon and tomato. The hollandaise sauce is homemade and its served with fresh pan fried potatoes and fruit. On recent visit back to Courtenay this place...More

Thank 87kandj
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The Buffalo Egg Benny special IS FANTASTIC! The Potatoes were crispy on the outside but buttery soft on the inside and the portions are generous. Excellent value.

1  Thank RecAndTour
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

I love Michael's. Great for a hungover Sunday with the fiancé and his mom. Such a warm atmosphere with friendly waitresses. The space is small but not crowded, just cozy.

1  Thank Danielle K
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We had a great meal here. I had a 4-cheese omelet with toast and pan fries. I'm not a huge fan of fries but these were crispy and delicious. My husband had a huge burger but ate every bite and said it tasted like a...More

1  Thank FarFlungStarling
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Apparently we were lucky to get in, as it is often completely full so I am told. There were 6 of us in total, so we ordered a variety of dishes, and they all seemed like winners. We had a few eggs benny dishes, a...More

1  Thank ytranger
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Great selection, fresh food, allergy friendly! Love the atmosphere! Prices are fantastic! Right in the heart of downtown! Large or small tables for one, two or more! Perfect!

Thank kirmic
Reviewed November 14, 2016

They have excellent breakfasts. My only complaint is that the acoustics are terrible - noise level is so high - hard to talk! Food is always fresh. Waitresses quite efficient

1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Decided to try this place. Hadn't been here before. Good food. Great use of locally grown food suppliers. The place was busy but the staff were excellent.

Thank Blaine M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 4th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-334-2071
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