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Matterson House

1682 Peninsula Rd., Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
+1 250-726-2200
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (42 reviews)
“veal” (10 reviews)
All hours
Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1682 Peninsula Rd., Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Ambiance was delightful, host was especially attentive, food was excellent wouldn't hesitate to recommend

Thank margaretsZ7349MA
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Not for breakfast or lunch in mid November. First place we tried, disappointment all around. Small tourist town syndrome.

1  Thank Pinkbeelever
Reviewed 14 October 2017

There is a menu of good diversity. The meal made by someone with passion for his work. Nice dressing on the plate. The service was very friendly and helpful. The atmosphere is cozy and homely. The price is very reasonable In nice weather you can...More

Thank wirtzzie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Arrived late without a reservation. They provided a warm welcome and a table on the veranda. The service was friendly and the food excellent. A most enjoyable evening.

Thank Martyn B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We enjoyed out dinner so much, we returned the next night. The chowder was delicious and so was the freshly baked bread. One night we had the duck.

Thank JC1549
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Nothing "fancy" here, but all the down-home offerings were delivered with what we call "integrity". A good choice in the mid-price range. We'd come back for sure. A super nice first nations lady served us and sure showed a very sharp wit to boot!

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and myself were searching for somewhere to eat in Ucluelet when we stumbled across this gem. It was a quaint home which had been turned into a hotel. There was no tables left inside so we ate our dinner on the patio, rugs...More

Thank Judith W
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We loved the Ambience of this restaurant that was built in an old home; that reminded me of where I lived in Austin in college. The food, service, and ambience was absolutely perfect!!!

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 21 September 2017

First off you will need a reservation. We went midweek off season and it was still full with a 40 minute wait. Call in the afternoon and you can get a table. Inside has 11 tables for 2. There is a back patio and 2...More

Thank robmcchlery
Reviewed 14 September 2017

After finding a couple of other restaurants closed we came upon the Matterson House. Very quaint little yellow house that looked promising. It was very busy and we had to wait 40 minutes for a table outside which was OK with us. Once we got...More

Thank MiaEJ2013
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2017|
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Response from TeachersTravel | Reviewed this property |
Let me know if the website was not helpful in making a reservation. You will need one at this time of year if you want to count on a particular dining time. Enjoy
Sherry R
19 April 2017|
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Response from TeachersTravel | Reviewed this property |
That's a good question! I think you would need to contact Matterson House directly to get an answer to your query. We were guests there. It's a great place. Good luck in your quest and best wishes for a safe and satisfying... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1682 Peninsula Rd., Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Barkley Sound  >  Ucluelet
  • Phone Number: +1 250-726-2200
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