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Ricky's Restaurant

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American, Canadian
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795 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3R6, Canada
+1 250-334-9638
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We have been to Ricky's a few times and generally the food, particularly breakfast and prime rib sandwich, are very good. BUT we will not return because every time the service was slow and poor. In addition, on 2 occasions we had to request CLEAN cutlery and/or CLEAN coffee cups!! To bad . . .

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Thank Louis P
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with a few co workers. The food was ok. the cost was a bit high. The service is ok other than was a bit slow getting us the bill.

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Thank John C
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Visited in the morning. Had chicken and waffles $9.99 excellent value. We also order the benny which was also $9.99.. good breakfast and will visit again

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Thank Glenda M
Courtenay, Canada
1 review
Reviewed January 20, 2017

My husband and I were disappointed,we waited 35 mins after being seated for our order to be takenand another 35/40 mins to be served,there were only 2 waitress working we were told,the rest of the waitress's were on vaccation(Christmas) this was Jan 20th. understand people need their vaccation time,but there's a lot of 17/18 yr olds who would love a... More 

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Thank ilsonjoyce
Courtenay, Canada
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Ricky's is always a good place to eat. This one is nice and clean, friendly staff and great food. A good place to feed the family.

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Thank Lesley1486
Courtenay, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2016

We'd been snowbound for 2 days and spontaneously decided to go out for a decent Sunday evening dinner. Ricky's has a big menu and we weren't sure what we felt like eating so we went there. When we saw the Prime Rib dinner we decided to go all out. BIG mistake. One slice of prime rib, 50% of which was... More 

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Thank AlisonBI
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed November 10, 2016

I can not believe I was served this breakfast in a public restaurant. When I complained from what I could tell was a pre frozen avocado I was told that is the way they come. Then when I asked my server if she would eat that toast she was not helpful but angry because I complained about over burned toast... More 

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Ladysmith, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016

got together with several other family members for breakfast as we were in town for a wedding. The food was good and staff members were friendly but I think a little overwhelmed with the number in our party and other tables as they were fairly busy. Had a little bit of a wait to get our cutlery after receiving our... More 

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Thank aljo2007
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I have been going to this restaurant for years so when we went after their recent renovations we were expecting the usual experience with a new atmosphere. We were disappointed. I took my wife for lunch and while we were waiting for our table a couple young ladies walked in that were obviously friends with the hostess and they were... More 

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Thank James M
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Wait staff was very friendly. I had the soup and grilled cheese, the soup was barely warm and it tasted like it had too much tomato paste. Presentation was nice. Someone in our party had the prime rib which was ok but the potatoes didn't taste good. The French onion soup was ok highlight of meal. Seemed to be a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3R6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-334-9638

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