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The Prime Chophouse and Wine Bar

) #22 of 109 Restaurants in Courtenay $$ - $$$ American, Steakhouse,
1089 Braidwood Rd | Access IS Off Braidwood RD, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3S1, Canada
+1 250-871-7292
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“prime rib” (31 reviews)
“steak” (106 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Bar, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1089 Braidwood Rd | Access IS Off Braidwood RD, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3S1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We all had an excellent meal, service was great, our server was very helpful with suggestions and keeping us topped up with all that we needed. My steak was so tender you could cut it with a fork. Presentation was fabulous, the veggies were done...More

Thank le0nads
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An out of town visitor travelling in a small RV, we fell in love with the look of this restaurant from the street and had to come back for dinner. Words like "prime" and "wine bar" in the name were further enticements. The restaurant's interior...More

1  Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brutal, we walked in at 9:15pm on a Friday night and we were told that it was a slow night and they decided to closed.

1  Thank Ryan G
Reviewed June 12, 2017

After a great day of golf our group of 15 went to the Prime for supper. They made room for us in the pub and we were treated royally. The food was spot on, good portions and atmosphere was ideal for our group.

Thank jerry e
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Went in tonight, had a lovely server who seated us immediately, not a busy night (Monday) and we chose to sit in the lounge and watch the NHL. I informed the server that I had wheat and lactose allergies, and she was super helpful with...More

1  Thank Smiley K
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Prime numerous times for dinner but seldom for lunch. The menu had lots to offer and all seven of us found that appealed to us. The restaurant was busy so things were a bit slow but that gave us some...More

1  Thank Smoltman
Reviewed May 3, 2017

we have been to this restaurant a few times, but have not been entirely satisfied with the service. Last time we visited we had a waitress named Melissa, we all felt that this was the first time we had someone who took time to listen...More

2  Thank tullee
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Went for lunch. It was good but not great. Service was good and the coffee was good. I ordered a mushroom salad with a pear vinaigrette and I think they were out of pears. All was good but not great.

Thank retepremhel
Reviewed April 21, 2017

My husband and I went there to celebrate because we were buying our first home! What a désappointement! We order ribs, and they were SO dry!!! And they taste water .... Really not a good experience! We won't go back there! For $50 of ribs,...More

Thank Karie-Anne R
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Hubs and I were in town for the weekend and I was craving steak. The Prime had good reviews so we checked it out. We sat in the lounge, it was late so there was only 1 other table in the lounge. The waitress was...More

1  Thank Brvis
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June 5, 2016|
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Response from Glenn M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, didn't see this until now. Also, sorry, I don't know if they offer such a discount.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $23
American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Bar, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1089 Braidwood Rd | Access IS Off Braidwood RD, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-871-7292
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