We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Avenue Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2064 Comox Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 1P8, Canada
+1 250-890-9200
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

198 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 197: English reviews
Courtenay, Canada
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really love French toasted over there me and my husband love to visit there after walk with puppy at goose spits staff are very Friendly and Food always awesome.

Thank Niphaphorn L
Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch with my girlfriend and her son. Was greeted with a friendly smile from our waiter. Very nice and relaxed atmosphere. Food was spot on! The service was friendly and personal! All in all a great experience and I can't wait to come back for dinner next time!!!

1 Thank lmikke10
Comox, BC
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Start witih the decor - hip, relaxing, private booths for dining and bar hightables and stools in the lounge section. Fun already. Add an excellent wine list with super service and gourmet island fusion food. Worth the price.

Thank norene w
Comox Valley, Canada
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Have ordered take out from here twice now and have been super impressed both times. The shoestring fries with truffle oil are delicious are my fave

Thank MsXnr
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This is my go to restaurant when I fancy Benny's for breakfast there the best and it also has my favourite Pizza and if you like Peanut butter you have to try the PB CHEESECAKE oh my sooooo good ,owners are normally there during the day ,staff are great if I had to find 1Fault it would be the dining... More 

Thank jaxjaxbabyjax
Campbell River, Canada
Level Contributor
58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We've had lunch here a few times and have always enjoyed the food. Lots of gluten free options, too. Last time I had the polenta stack with roasted vegetables and cheese. Very tasty.

Thank JoanieShark
TeamAvenue, Owner at Avenue Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! As part of our GF offering, we carry freshly baked gluten-free buns from Sweet Surprise Bakery in Courtenay...and they are delicious. More 

Vancouver Island, Canada
Level Contributor
93 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

we had our son and daughter in law from Surrey and sure didn't enjoy our meals and I really felt bad because we have been there before and really enjoyed it. They were out of clams, oysters, mussels and calamari. It was early in the evening and very disappointing ( 5:30 pm) You go to a seafood restaurant for seafood,... More 

3 Thank jjcusa03
TeamAvenue, Owner at Avenue Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and I understand that you and your family felt disappointed. Over Christmas, we had been closed for three days, and the oyster & Salt Spring Island Mussel delivery from Hollie Wood Oysters was scheduled to arrive the day after your visit. We strive to offer the freshest ingredients, and our oysters, calamari and mussels are... More 

Courtenay, Canada
Level Contributor
15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Excellent dining for lunch or dinner. Superb brunches on Saturday and Sunday. Friendly lounge and quiet dining atmosphere.

Thank Localresident99
TeamAvenue, Owner at Avenue Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to our hard working kitchen and service staff! More 

1 review
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Gregor was amazing at accommodating a group of approx. 40 people. The food was amazing, the staff was extremely friendly, and the atmosphere was perfect. Thank you for making our Holiday Party perfect! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

Thank Jason w
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I recently visited avenue after having a somewhat okay experience last summer. Ordered fish tacos and well ill just say don't waste your money on them. Flovourless and small and just so disappointing. I don't think this restaurant should be showcasing a culture of cuisine they know nothing about. Authentic Mexican is not their thing to say the least. Take... More 

5 Thank earthdaisy

Travellers who viewed Avenue Bistro also viewed

Comox, Comox Valley
Comox, Comox Valley

Been to Avenue Bistro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 21
Canadian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2064 Comox Ave, Comox, British Columbia V9M 1P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Comox
  • Phone Number: +1 250-890-9200
Casual upscale dining experience only 3-minutes from the Marina or an 8-minute drive from the airport. House-made creations, artisan cheeses, locally sourced gluten-free bread, and oceanwise seafood selections showcasing the bounty of Vancouver Island. Everything prepared daily using the freshest, natural ingredients. Seasonal Patio. Seafood, vegetarian and gluten-free choices available. Great lounge area to enjoy wine, beer and spirits. Popular Kids Menu

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Avenue Bistro and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
2 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Avenue Bistro staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?