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Rod & Gun

) #8 of 66 Restaurants in Parksville $$ - $$$ American, ,
163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
+1 250-248-6511
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“sliders” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for live music and ended up at this local pub in town. The food was amazing. The staff was really friendly (and tall!). There was a mix of different age groups. Everyone seemed to be having a good time. There wasn't a...More

Thank DrShnaynay
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for decent pub fare, whether that be fish and chips, a roast beef plate with a huge pop-over, or the like, you won't go wrong with The Rod and Gun. Service is pleasant and prompt and the food, while not spectacular,...More

Thank restaurantshopper
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read up on this pub before our trip and decided we had to go. Perhaps we missed the historical pieces talked about. It seemed like any other pub for the most part. There were a couple of old photos and an old safe...More

Thank Lostmanygolfballs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! We happened upon this gem after visiting the Parksville street fair and are glad we did! Great selection of local beer and the friendliest staff! We were intrigued by the Yorkshire Sliders... small Yorkshire pudding cups filled with the most amazing beef & gravy....More

Thank EPSteph
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant/pub on an overnighter in Parksville, BC I was so impressed by the quality service, ambiance and delicious food and drinks this establishment offers. Our server was absolutely exceptional!! I would highly recommend the Rod & Gun!!

Thank Bev H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and a beer. Service a bit slow and it was noisy even though less than half the tables were occupied. Meals were good and reasonably priced. A historic place with an old Canadian pub ambiance.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this historic place based on reviews and were not disappointed. The parking was limited but we did find a spot in the back parking lot. We started to go into what we thought was the entrance but were advised that was the...More

Thank EnjoyTraveling64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here s few times and the food is always excellent. Great portion sizes, decent prices and great service. Worth the visit.

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the Rod & Gun after enjoying the Royal Canadian Legion Br 49’s wonderful hospitality. The RCL 49 closes at 6:00 pm on Monday so we planned to visit the Rod & Gun for dinner. We both tried the Monday special-1 piece of Cod...More

Thank Yowser46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent fish and chips, service was good and server was very pleasant. Was busy but not overly. Food was quick so no long wait.

Thank Treen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Alberni Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-248-6511
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