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“Multiple Visits!”

The Shady Rest Waterfront
Price range: $9 - $24
Cuisines: Canadian
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: The Shady has been a local tradition since 1924!Come see for yourself why we're still having fun after all these years. Great food, friendly service, and a breathtaking oceanfront setting await. We look forward to serving you!
Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband were in the parksville area for our week long honeymoon and this was our favorite place to eat. Location, service, atmosphere and of course food was amazing! we would recommend to anyone.

1  Thank cmplettl
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Reviewed May 30, 2014

The four of us had lunch and the food was quite good and inexpensive. The service was friendly and efficient. Give it a try.

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Thank PubSeniors
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Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wonderful waterfront views. exceptionally helpful staff. A menu to satisfy all tastes and excellent food well cooked and presented. And all at a reasonable cost.

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Thank grumpy76
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Reviewed May 29, 2014

My family (grandparents) started going to this restaurant in the 1940's-1950's. You can't beat lunch on the balcony on a nice day at the Shady Rest! Fish'n Chips for me! If you want a burger go to Deez Bar & Grill further up the hwy :)

(Reservations, delivery, brunch & special occasions unknown to me)

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Thank IslandHighwayMan
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Reviewed May 28, 2014

Beautiful spot to watch the sunset. Waitresses great, food hit and miss. Great musicians and no cover but must get there early to get a seat. No room for dancing unless it is in the aisle or your chair. If a large group will reserve tables but not otherwise. I will now stick to appies which are priced right before 6 pm last visit had a very mediocre caesar salad.

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Thank Angelikaerika
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