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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“aussie burger” (11 reviews)
“lamb burger” (11 reviews)
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent! Great food with an outstanding setting on the river bank with a great patio. Outstanding service with friendly people everywhere

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Golden last summer and went here twice as it has a nice patio and the food was pretty good. Lunch today was poorly done and overpriced. I had the jerk snadwhich which was unflavored so I asked for extra sauce, was told its...More

Thank Lindsey L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came back after almost a year to give it another chance. The restaurant is set on the river island in Golden, nice centre location, beautiful log building, cozy mountain interior. We came for lunch, it was not very busy, we were seated quickly and...More

Thank articok
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped into the Island for supper last Tuesday on the way thru town. Service was prompt. The attractive lass was attentive and friendly without being intrusive. They were able to accommodate my request for specific sides so I could follow my diet which I much...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Great food at a reasonable price with very friendly service in rustic yet classy decor. The food is simple, yet well executed. The charbroiled bison burger was fantastic, and even the children's pasta options featured fresh house-made noodles! Definitely worth stopping in.

1  Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Very inviting. Would have given the island 5 stars if the pizza wasn't too salty. Had the Hawaiian as well as the cesear salad was very different. Full leaves of romaine lettuce and drizzles of dressing. Was hoping that this would have been a bit...More

1  Thank Pam R
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal at this restaurant. The service was great and the restaurant has a cute cosy charm to it.

Thank Lovethebeach2012
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We found this spot as one of the well reviewed restaurants to eat in golden BC. It ended up being so delicious we came back a second time. The first time we ended up going for their special Mexican night, which totally blew our minds....More

1  Thank csals17
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Service was fantastic and the food was great. Portions are perfect for a hungry traveler. Definitely would go back there. Wish it was in Ontario too.

1  Thank Nathaniel L
Reviewed 19 March 2018

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

1  Thank djJazzyKerry
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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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