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Shingle Mill Restaurant

American, Bar, Canadian, Pub
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6233 Powell Pl, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 4S6, Canada
(604) 483-2001
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lost my appetite at your restaurant. Cooking was amateur: mistakes, wrong sauces, some items underdone, some burnt or not at all as menu described... Please train staff and bring Shinglemill back to its former glory! Don't serve dishes if you don't have the ingredients to make them. Your customers aren't dumb. We won't be back. If this seems harsh, consider... More 

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Thank Baby P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to the shingle mill with my family for some appys and drinks with my family. The waitress was all around amazing. The drink specials were reasonably priced and well made. The food was well cooked and all came at the same time. The view of powell lake and the boats was a refreshing break from typical tvs. Would suggest... More 

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Thank Amber P
Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

VIews are gorgeous across Powell Lake, the marina, the wooded hills. And the pub was built to give almost everyone a great view. What should be a destination pub really could use a few tweaks. Local Township beer is offered - which is a great thing. Chowder and the fish'n'chips were solid. But...the green salad was lacking imagination, the club... More 

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Thank ASASG_7
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Service was very slow, food is basic....ordered the beef dip.. served with gravy not au jus. Salads were like premixed from a grocery store. Ordered some drinks...they did not come, so we cancelled them. After we got home... we notice they still charged us. First warning was when we over heared from the table behinds us that they have been... More 

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Thank Will M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Good food and service. We arrived at a busy time, and the server apologized and told us she would be with us as soon as possible. Very friendly and attentive once she had a moment to catch her breath. Beautiful location, great meals, and wonderful experience. Will definitely be back the next time we find ourselves in Powell River

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Thank Christina S
Lloydminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

stopped here after a hike up Valentine moutain ...had draft on tap and enjoyed the outside patio watching boats and planes come in and out...

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Thank rlmptl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We were told about the Shinglemill by the innkeeper at our hotel. He suggested we could walk there, which we did. It was about a kilometer so it gave us a chance to experience the Old Townsite and the natural beauty of the Powell River. We were not prepared for the beauty that awaited us, however. The Shinglemill is located... More 

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Thank Lorraine M
Oakville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Lovely environment to watch boats in a small Marina nestled in the Mountains. Food was pub food, not bad, clam chowder was great. Service slightly slow, but the wait staff was very pleasant. I would visit again when in the area.

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Thank Rhonda K
British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Had the fish and chips - both of us - and pronounced it one of the worst we've ever had. Cold, soggy and fishy. I've eaten at the place a half-dozen times (when dragged by friends or family) and don't think I've ever had a decent meal. It's probably okay if you stick to a burger and play some Keno.

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Thank berniece2000
North Saanich, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

First encounter with the Shingle Mill Restaurant and was pleasantly impressed. Were there because of a memorial service for a dear friend, but the beautiful, peaceful setting and the abundantly attentive staff really made all the difference in the overall atmosphere. We were in a somewhat private room/area which was tastefully arranged with our own personal server, Leanne, who was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Canadian, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6233 Powell Pl, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 4S6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Powell River
  • Phone Number: (604) 483-2001

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