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The Cypress Restaurant & Lounge

$$ - $$$, ,
4890 Cherry Creek Rd | Chances RimRock, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8E9, Canada
+1 250-724-7629
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Gastropub, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
4890 Cherry Creek Rd | Chances RimRock, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8E9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I forgot how good prime rib can be till I had it at The Cypress last weekend. Great place for a date night or even casual with some friends. I don't do the gambling thing but the food and atmosphere is unlike any other restaurant...More

Thank Jimb01974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there tonight for our anniversary and we were not impressed. I ordered the spicy prawn pasta-it was under cooked and floating in sauce, My wife ordered the steak neptune in lobster sauce- nasty and over cooked.Do not slow cook a new york strip slow...More

Thank paulow70
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The restaurant is not what you might expect to find in a Casino. However it is more of a boutique casino and not like the usual ones in North America with lots of bells going off. The food is really decent,the service is good and...More

1  Thank DarrellDawn
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Great atmosphere. Menu always has great specials. The three course offering is always tempting. I have had that three times. Great value. My wife had the lobster and shrimp which she is still raving about. My meal was the chicken and ribs. Both perfectly done....More

1  Thank robert p
Reviewed 1 April 2018

On every occasion, lunch or dinner, the menu selection offers something for everyone in our party. Service is more than adequate. Prices are amazing compared to the big City or Tofino.

Thank bobcole2018
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Was our anniversary & thought of a prime rib dinner, read the reviews & decided to give it a try ( had a meal here a few years ago & was dreadful). what a superb prime dinner we loved the croquette potato & the yorkshire...More

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

What a wonderful experience...We were seated by the fire place nice and cozy...Excellent prime rib dinner absolute perfection...A1 service our waitress was the best could not have asked for a better experience...Koodos to the staff at the Cypress restaurant

1  Thank robbiestarrett
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I forgot how good prime rib can be till I went to The Cypress last weekend. Great place for a date night or even casual with some friends. I don’t do the gambling thing, but have never been disappointed with a meal there.

Thank Jimb01974
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I have come to this restaurant a few times and have never been disappointed. The food is really good and the service is great. To top it off there is the Casino in the same building to add to the fun night.

Thank 387bobd
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Cypress Restaurant is probably one of the best places to dine in Port Alberni. The service is superb and the food is excellent! My favourite place to dine out! Another thing I think is amazing is that the owner always seems to serve one...More

1  Thank dosmond8
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Questions & Answers
14 November 2017|
Response from 387bobd | Reviewed this property |
No kids are not aloud. The restaurant is in a Casino.
11 March 2017|
Response from RimRock4890 | Property representative |
We are open Tuesday thru Thursdays 11:30 am to 9pm Friday & Saturday 11:30 am to 11 pm Closed Sundays & Mondays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 24
Bar, Gastropub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4890 Cherry Creek Rd | Chances RimRock, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-724-7629
  • E-mail
Open for Lunch and Dinner Tuesday Thru Saturday. Offering an All Day Menu with daily specials. Two distinctive dining options under one roof. Our menu is globally inspired with a combination of regional and fresh ingredients. Although Steak takes centre stage, seafood, gourmet salads and our famous prime rib remain menu staples. We offer fully private dining rooms with a variety of menu options to fit your specific needs-ideal setting for a range of private events including cocktail receptions, gala dinner, birthday, anniversaries, business lunches and board meetings. We also can offer our guests the choice of off-site catering. Our culinary team will create a fitting menu suitable for any special occasion or unique location. As always you can expect the same creative menus, fresh food, quality ingredients and fine service that we are known for.
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