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Gryphons Lair - CLOSED

13230 Trans Canada Hwy, Ladysmith, British Columbia V9G 1L8, Canada
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good13%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible25%
Jul 20, 2014
“Bavarian Restaurant Rumor.....It's The SAME Owner”
Apr 15, 2014
“No longer in business”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Canadian, British, Vietnamese
13230 Trans Canada Hwy, Ladysmith, British Columbia V9G 1L8, Canada
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

Nice to see this building open again for business after all these years. We stopped for lunch on our way back to Victoria, Food was well prepared. presented and hot. Our waitress was friendly and cheerful. We didnt have any compliants, unless things have changed......More

Thank Whitesands13
Reviewed September 23, 2012

We had lunch there on September the 16th. 2012. Having been in the restaurant and hotel industry for over 40 years I am fuzzy on were I eat. The Food was well prepared. presented and hot. Our waitress was friendly and cheerful. We will definitely...More

1  Thank swissboy43
Reviewed September 18, 2012

The next year my fiancees group went here, after a disastrous experience at the Saltair Pub. Food was EXCELLENT, though since it is riught by the highway, there's not much in the way of setting or ambiance.

Reviewed September 5, 2012

Four of us visited The Gryphon's Lair. Sadly, one of us had over-cooked chicken (which was deducted from the bill). Who'da'thunk'it? Three of us had a great meal! After avoiding this local pub for the last year or so, we saw a "new chef" sign...More

1  Thank Mrsdkba
Reviewed September 1, 2012

This is a terrific gem right in our own neighbourhood! You will love this place - my third time only every submitting review - This place makes you feel welcome, the staff is so caring and darn good at customer service but the food -...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed August 19, 2012

My family and I travel every year from Calgary to Tofino. Last year on our travels we saw the a sign for The Gryphon's Lair. We decided to stop in for a quick bite. The meal was good and the service was decent. We enjoyed...More

Thank 121LisaW
Reviewed August 11, 2012

Went last week for brunch. We were surprised - it was very good. Great selection of food and plenty of it. The chef was actually going around talking to customers asking if they were satisfied. We like the decor, always have. The service was good...More

2  Thank Vince L
Reviewed July 21, 2012

I was pleased when I saw work being done on this long empty restaurant and even more pleased when I met the owner in the parking lot and she told me how important good food was. It is, but you won't get it here! The...More

Thank jacqueline E
Reviewed March 20, 2012

Though I would give this a try on the side of the road but I made a mistake. Terrible over priced food.

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed March 18, 2012

Food okay, nothing special. The service was slow and the waiter forgot to put in our appetizer order. Definitely not the best in the area but not the worst either.

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  • Address: 13230 Trans Canada Hwy, Ladysmith, British Columbia V9G 1L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Ladysmith
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