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Crow & Gate Pub

$$ - $$$, British,
2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
+1 250-722-3731
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato salad” (37 reviews)
“scotch egg” (21 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
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11 - 20 of 973 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2018

cosy, pub indoor seating and roomy, beautiful outdoor seating for the best steak pies you can get any where. Don't just eat. Walk the grounds for the flowers, duck lagoons and rolling fields

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A classic place, we have been visiting since the 1970s Busy, but there are several small rooms to make it feel more intimate space. They have a selection of UK beer, and the menu is British pub food.

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We love this Pub which is popular and the nearest you can get in N America to a"Brit": pub. However the last time we called a few days ago, we had the worst meal ever. Clam chowder had a mass of Potato pieces and what...More

Thank senes
Reviewed 22 March 2018

You may have to stop in Nanaimo to ask directions to find this British style pub located on an acreage near Cedar. There is a long list of pub foods to choose from, my ham sandwich was made with the freshest bread. It is very...More

1  Thank Helene M
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The Crow and Gate is fun to visit in the winter, but even better in the summer when you can sit in the lovely gardens! The food is always great, as is the service. A heads up-- it's usually pretty busy, but try to avoid...More

Thank AB004
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

What can I say about the crow and gate well let's say fantastic so fantastic service, fantastic food, fantastic beer and just fantastic all around!!!! This place is super enjoyable and is especially enjoyable during the summer when you can sit outside on the picnic...More

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great place for a meal with family or friends, english pub decor. I've always enjoyed the food and I look forward to the potato salad!

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Visited the Crow & Gate quite a few times during our stay in the Ladysmith area and enjoyed it every single time. It's a cosy pub and the most authentic outside of the UK that I've come across. It always feels warm and inviting especially...More

Thank Dalry1978
Reviewed 23 February 2018

4 had lunch. Orders are placed at the bar. Good selection listed on black board. Wide selection on tap. Very much an English pub in the middle of the forest. Cool day with full logs on the fire places made it nice and cozy. Food...More

Thank Roy C
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Busy but awesome place to enjoy 10/10 would recommend, English style pub where you order first then sit. Crib boards provided for entertainment, two warm wood fireplaces! Date nights, family and friends it fits the description!

Thank Shawn R
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Questions & Answers
12 June 2016|
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Response from Victorian1885 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is a side door with a ramp as I have seen wheelchairs in the restaurant.
24 June 2015|
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Response from Saanich_traveller | Reviewed this property |
No, ages 19 and up only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2313 Yellow Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-722-3731
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English-style Pub and garden located in the countryside. Licensed for patrons 19 and up. Sorry, no minors.
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