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The Island Restaurant

101 Gould's Island, 10th Avenue | British Columbia, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
+1 250-344-2400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“aussie burger” (10 reviews)
“lamb burger” (10 reviews)
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Canadian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 Gould's Island, 10th Avenue | British Columbia, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I just returned from dinner at The Island Restaurant and have nothing but good things to say. Service, ambiance, and, most importantly for a restaurant, the food were all excellent. I had to the linguine with lamb meatballs and would highly recommend it, although I...More

Thank djJazzyKerry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We never expected the food to be as good as it was, and fair priced. There are several restaurants inGolden you need to eat dinner at - this is one.

Thank Theo C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been 2 times to the island restaurant. Both times the food was very good, service nice and attentive. There is free wifi, all clean, nice style, perfect location, big parking nearby.

Thank mikocot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The island is the best home made food in town:) they make almost everything from scratch! The servers are wild and fun, and it's always a great experience every time u eat here. Love the Island

Thank Joanie0486
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious lunch! Lots of choice. I thoroughly enjoyed my goat cheese spanokapita with salad. And it wasn't the yummy martinis talking, lol. Service was attentive and fast. I appreciated they used their upstairs area to separate families with small kids. Nice location along the river...More

Thank Catherine A
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Terrible service, very slow, and not great food. This place has such potential with location, but it just isn't worth going. Too bad

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 2 February 2018

The steak was very tough and over cooked. The next time we were there i was convinced to try the steaks again. They were no better the service was good though

Thank MeandB6975
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I think that this restaurant is over-rated. My husband and I have been there few times and every times the food and service were average. Nothing outstanding. In the summer it is nice to seat on the patio over looking the Kicking Horse River and...More

Thank Caroline P
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I can't pass Golden without stopping in to the lovely folks at the Island... Their Gluten free options are delicious and they know what they're doing when it comes to service, friendliness and great food...

Thank mrsteveed
Reviewed 22 January 2018

kid friendly, nice selections, clean and quality food! good location nice views and rustic building.

Thank Brad K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Gould's Island, 10th Avenue | British Columbia, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 250-344-2400
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Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can stop in for a continental breakfast, quick soup, salad or sandwich, or relax and dine on one of our Asian inspired starters followed by an entrée of local game. Dishes prepared using our fresh produce grown on "the Island". Come ask for a tour!!Convenient Online Reservations on our website.
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