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Bamboo Inn Restaurant

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2040 Comox Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 3M6, Canada
(250) 339-3500
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Comox, British Columbia, Canada
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

After living 4 blocks from this place for over 10 years we have had better and worse experiences, seemingly corresponding to ownership changeover. This most recent three times we ordered all of the five members of the family were highly impressed with the taste and quality of the food we enjoyed each time. Scrumptious sums it up: well worth trying... More 

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Thank Tom W
Vancouver, Canada
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138 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was below average, and the restaurant was not that clean. We were seated by a window that had mold on the windowsill, which was unappetizing.

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Thank kmc1971
Comox,British Columbia,Canada
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206 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

I havent been for some time and there are new owners.The place is cleaned up and the décor improved and interesting. Service was so so and it wasn't that busy. Reasonable buffet with the basics and priced accordingly. It served it/s purpose for a quick meal

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Thank islandrockin
Comox, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I ordered Szechuan Beef and received Beef Chop Suey. I phoned back and the lady that answered checked with the kitchen and came back to the phone and said she checked with the "new cook" and it was Szechuan Beef. I told the lady that it certainly was not as I have had it twice before from the same restaurant.... More 

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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Went here for Dim Sum on the way to CR. Great atmosphere, very friendly staff and AMAZING dim sum! We were shocked that no one else was there! We figured we should spread the word and let ppl know this gem exists! Plenty of items on the menu and everything handmade. We had the beef chow fun ( which was... More 

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Thank Michelle S
Courtenay, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good buffet, clean, pleasant people, good prices. Buffet has a nice variety of dishes, which are changed, keeps me coming back.

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Thank Brian H
Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

I ordered delivery from here, despite some iffy-reviews I've seen online.. The lady on the phone was very nice, orders were exactly as I asked, delivery was fast and delivery lady was also very nice too.. Food was very very good, Special BBQ Pork Chow Mein was delicious as well as Sweet&Sour Pork, Szechuan Beef... My friend had the Lemon... More 

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Thank John C
Comox, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

If you order take-out, you will be treated, it best, in a cavalier manner. A best, an annoyance. The take-out service is abysmal. You will have to specifically ask for chop sticks, soy sauce, plum sauce, napkins or any other condiments. Try Quality Foods for Chinese if you have a craving for Oriental in Comox Valley. This place is the... More 

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B,C.
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

We have had really bad food from this rest. But just a few weeks ago we made a take out order and asked for it to be fresh and holy holy it was. Then again we made a fresh order wow it was the same . Thank you it was great again. I can't say how good it is to... More 

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POWELL RIVER
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Came for the buffet only to find it wasnt available the website says it is nightly after 5 no one could explain why it wasn't Ordered off the menu but was disappointed there as well. Ordered pork fried rice only to get basically some white rice that was lightly fried with pieces of pork so small you almost needed a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2040 Comox Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 3M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Comox
  • Phone Number: (250) 339-3500

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