Looking for a bite to eat in Nanaimo, Parksville or Qualicum but don’t know what you feel like? We’ve all been there, but it just so happens that the restaurants, pubs and cafes that have recently partnered with GetintheLoop are also the top rated spots to eat! Whether you’re after a delicious home made meal, saving a quick buck or looking to try out something new, we didn’t want to you missing out! Here are the top 7 places to dine, in no specific order.
Located on the harbour side and within walking distance to the BC Ferry Terminal, Miller’s pub has refreshing beer, tasty food and an amazing view. With breathtaking outdoor seating for those nice sunny days, feel the fresh air on your face as you enjoy the activity going on in the harbour.
With great wings, good prices, nice portions and friendly staff, stop by Millers if you are looking for a laid back bite or pint – they have something for everyone.
Power House Living Foods Co.
http://www.powerhouseliving.ca/ | facebook: @powerhousefoods | ph: (250) 591-7873
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6560 Metral Dr and 200 Commercial St, Nanaimo, BC
Power House is your destination for FRESH, healthy & delicious RAW vegan food, prepared daily from local & organic ingredients, whenever possible. The Raw Food Creations are Gluten Free & Dairy Free, with no refined sugars or flours, no additives or preservatives.
Choose from a selection of pizza’s, wraps, salads, pasta dishes, veggie burgers, juices, smoothies and variety of snacks to fuel you up and keep you healthy and energized.
Feeling like something more familiar, that wins your heart over every time? How about Boston Pizza! A staple in many Canadian communities, this Canadian owned and locally operated franchise gives back to make it’s communities a better place. With some of the best pizza, pasta, sandwiches and ribs you can find around, we encourage you to visit this location to enjoy the friendly service, bright atmosphere and amazing offers soon to be on GetintheLoop.
New York Style Pizza & Pasta Downtown
http://newyorkstylepizzapasta.com | facebook: @newyorkstylepizzadt | ph: (250) 754-0111
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299 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC
One of Nanaimo’s oldest and most popular places to dine, New York Style Pizza & Pasta, has won restaurateur of the year awards five times and many other excellence awards including Best Pizza in Nanaimo. Known for gourmet pizzas and pastas, mouth-watering ribs and most of all, an amazing Manhattan Salad, visiting this restaurant will leave lasting memories and keep you coming back for more.
Pacific Brimm Cafe & Catering
Conveniently located just a block off of the Parksville Public Beach, Pacific Brimm Cafe & Catering, is the place to be to enjoy a full breakfast menu that includes local favourites from bacon & eggs, house made omelettes, delicious fluffy pancakes and eggs Benedict’s. Unable to make it for breakfast? Their lunch menu includes homemade soups, deli sandwiches and daily specials.
Grab a coffee or bite to eat and if the sun is shining grab a spot outside in the courtyard. If coffee won’t cut it, there is a nice selection of craft beer and local BC wines as well.
Courtyard Cafe & Patio
facebook: @courtyardcafepatio | ph: (250) 752-4152
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673 Memorial Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Serving specialty coffees, some of the best crepes in town, delightful lunch items and soups – the Courtyard café is a great spot for breakfast, lunch or relaxing over a coffee. There are daily soup and entrée features available and a variety of gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian and diet friendly choices.
The décor inside is unique, welcoming and homey with paintings from local artists hung throughout. They also offer outdoor seating surrounded by relaxing trees and gardens if you’re looking to enjoy the sunshine.
The Landlubber Pub
Large & flavourful portions, fun & relaxed atmosphere, homemade soups and sandwiches, daily specials, brunch on weekends and a variety of games throughout the week is only a few reasons why the locals keep going back regularly. Stop by for Bluesy Tuesday’s open jams, Music Triva on Friday’s or the surprisingly fun Music Poker on Saturday night.
A highlight of a vacation, and a local favourite, stop by this neighbourhood pub for a truly authentic Nanaimo experience.