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Carmens Restaurant

1118 Lakeview Cres | Bc, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1A3, Canada
+1 250-392-3321
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible16%
10 Apr 2017
“A Sunday Night Dinner”
3 Feb 2017
“Reasonably good food”
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Greek, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1118 Lakeview Cres | Bc, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1A3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is one of two nice restaurants we've found for dinner on a Sunday in Williams Lake. There were only a few tables on the go and one waitress, She was attentive, friendly, and efficient, you shouldn't ask for anything more. My wife had the...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I was staying at the Ramada and had dinner at Carmens. I had the Calamari Dinner and thought it was good. My associate had the spaghetti and he enjoyed it as well. Service was excellent.More

Thank Robert A
AGasparini, Co-owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Dear Robert, Thank you for taking time to tell us about your experience at Carmens. We are pleased to know that you and your associate enjoyed both your meals and that you found the service you recieved excellent. We hope that you will visit us...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

First off I would like to say, train your staff. Train them on etiquette. Train them how to make drinks. Train them on how to be present instead of socializing. Train them how to make drinks. Train them to properly clean dishes. Train the hotel...More

4  Thank ClaraBCS2
AGasparini, Co Owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for your observations and opinions. I'm sorry for your negative experience at Carmens Restaurant.

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

To start we had a reservation, however it was not a full house. There were 4 tables and I saw 4 servers. It took 10 minutes for a server to see if we wanted drinks, but by then we were ready to order. Food took...More

3  Thank Jldarling
AGasparini, Co-owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2016

Dear jldarling, I am sorry to hear that we, like many other restaurants you have reviewed, did not meet any of your expectations. If you had mentioned your displeasure with our food and service when you were at our restaurant, we would have strived to...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We came back, and decided that have the lasagna. It was worth waiting for it, and also thinking about it. It was excellent, everything we expected and moreMore

Thank maddielol
AGasparini, Co-Owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Thank you for coming back to Carmens. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the lasagna. Did you know that it is made fresh in our kitchen at Carmens. We are pleased to hear that we provided you everything you expected and more. We...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great appetizers in this restaurant. Loved the mushroom caps. Service was good. Wanted the cannelloni but was told there wasn't enough (at 6:15 on a Saturday night? Poor planning). Had the chicken parmigiana, which was so-so. Both men had and enjoyed the seafood stew. Loved...More

1  Thank travel_diva763
AGasparini, Co-Owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Happy Anniversary! Thank you for telling us about your dinner experience at Carmens. I am pleased to hear that the cioppino was enjoyed and that the cheesecake dessert was to your standards. It is made here in the kitchen at Carmens. I am sorry to...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

We were expecting an average meal from this restaurant and we were WRONG. The food was very good and we enjoyed each course. The baked mushroom, lamb sirloin and lemon cheesecake were all really good

1  Thank PW03
AGasparini, Co-Owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2016

We are proud to hear that we exceeded your expectations for your three course meal at Carmens. We hope you will dine with us again on your next visit to Williams Lake. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Had Greek Ribs and they were generous and delicious! We had soup (wedding meatball soup) was awesome and dessert was cheesecake with strawberries and caramel sauce. Service was great and attentive. We will definately be back!

1  Thank J C
AGasparini, Co-0wner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you for the great review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and dessert and our hospitality. We will look forward to serving you again soon at Carmens!

Reviewed 8 August 2016

The food was delicious and the service was excellent. Right next door to the Ramada Inn. Good atmosphere for relaxing after a long day. Lounge was well-stocked.

1  Thank Laura H
AGasparini, Co-0wner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Thank you for the great review. We are pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable time at Carmens. We look forward to serving you again in the future.

Reviewed 30 July 2016

I regret going to Carmens. I ordered the 8 oz NY Strip Loin (medium rare) with roast vegetables and potatoes. What I received was an extremely poor cut of meat that was cooked well done for over half the steak, and the potatoes amounted to...More

1  Thank David T
AGasparini, Co-Owner at Carmens Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am so sorry that your steak was poorly cooked and that you did not enjoy the meal. Had you expressed your concern at the time a new steak would have been prepared for you....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 21
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1118 Lakeview Cres | Bc, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Cariboo  >  Williams Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 250-392-3321
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Description
Carmens Restaurant is OPEN for breakfast from 6:00 am till 9:30: am Monday thru Sunday for hotel guests and non hotel guests.. A spectacular Sunday Buffet Brunch is available on Sunday from 9:30 am till 2:00 pm. For dinner, Carmens Restaurant is OPEN 5:00 till 9:00 pm. The dinner menu is Mediterranean Style food with an emphasis on Classic Italian and Greek comfort foods . Special dinner features are available. We strive to offer you great food in a relaxed atmosphere.
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