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Boomerangs Cafe

4833 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5M2, Canada
+1 250-724-5794
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kangaroo burger” (19 reviews)
“steak neptune” (5 reviews)
“hash browns” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Australian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4833 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5M2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled across this little gem on our way back from Ucluelet. Will definitely take a motorcycle ride up just to have breakfast there again.

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great breakfast, wonderful service. Entire menu looks good, plan to return. Love the decor. My vote for best stop in Port Alberni!

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always consistent with great food (breakfast and lunch) and they deliver as well. Really popular for breakfast.

Thank Randi C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time diners. We were referred by our daughter and very pleasantly surprised. Great service and welcoming atmosphere. My husband had the Kangaroo burger and candied salmon chowder. He devoured both of them. I had the Crab, shrimp wrap Gluten free option. Super yummy. GLUTEN...More

Thank luckybeerlady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Port Alberni for the day and went for lunch at Boomerang's. We've been there for breakfast often. We were thrilled to find that one of the daily specials was a vegan. Garlic & onion soup with a hummus, tomato, cucumber and spinach...More

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have lived on Vancouver Island since 1965 and have been to Port Alberni many times. We were there for our last motorcycle ride of the season and asked a fellow at the gas station where was a good place to eat in town. He...More

Thank jillybut2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were just driving through Port Alberni after being at a wedding at the Black Rock Resort in Ukee for 4 nights and decided to stop for a late breakfast with the family at the boomerang cafe, we are SO glad we did. Our server...More

Thank cassiecarey3
Reviewed 7 October 2018

After driving from Victoria, we were famished and decided to stop at Boomerangs for lunch. The service was friendly, with a short wait, especially considering that every table was full when we arrived. We ordered the burgers and fries with gravy. The burgers were good...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We have been twice in the last few days and both times we had great service! The food is great and there is plenty to choose from and it is good tasting! Great breakfast this morning!

Thank Brenda O
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Long day sorting and it was time to kick back. Being from out of town I relied on local family choices. Boomerangs was good home cooking with a bite from the out back. Pretty much the whole menu was comfort food. But the veal special...More

Thank Bob S
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22 July 2015|
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Response from Sherry C | Reviewed this property |
you can check out their menu and see for yourself at boomerangscafe If you ask Im sure they can even make something delicious up for you.
10 January 2015|
Response from Boomerangs_Cafe | Property representative |
Works fine for me. Are you using a PCS or phone? Which browser are you using? If you can't get it to work, let me know, perhaps I can help you with any questions. Cheers Darren
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4833 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5M2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-724-5794
  • E-mail
#1 Voted Best Breakfast, Sunday Brunch, Lunch, Casual Dining in Port Alberni, BC. Fully Licensed patio. Free WIFI. Free Delivery.
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