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Ricky's All Day Grill

££ - £££, American,
809 Island Hwy S, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 6Z2, Canada
+1 250-754-8171
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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible13%
3 days ago
“Delicious food (prime rib done right)”
28 Feb 2018
“Typical, consistent Ricky's food”
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CUISINES
Diner, American, Canadian
PRICE
££ - £££
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
809 Island Hwy S, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 6Z2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had prime rib, ribs, well done french fries, and soups - all were done right: fresh, tasty, authentic natural spicing (not commercial sauces), but as important was the friendly attentive service by Simon from Quebec. Thank you. Well done.

Thank adamgL2001PM
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This restaurant opens at 7:00 AM, so early risers, or people who have to start their day early will want to enjoy the Hotel's continental breakfast. Service was friendly and very good. The pricing was standard Ricky's rates. The food was good, and arrived quickly....More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Another good home-style meal. Thank You Emily for your great service and big smiles. I was also there early December for a Christmas gathering at it was perfect. we made a reservation for 9 people and they even dolled up the table a little. Timing...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We have eaten here for breakfast both times we stayed at the Days Inn, the staff is helpful and accommodating for large groups. Good portions and good service.

Thank gnw69
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Before we even went for supper, we encountered some kitchen staff going for a break, they were so friendly and spoke to guests to welcome them there. We had supper in the evening, and the next AM we went for breakfast, and both times the...More

Thank rvod
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Friends asked where we would like to go for dinner and I so love their cheese soup that I suggested this place for supper........the food was cold and orders were not delivered as asked for. I had my cheese soup and out of the four...More

Thank Ina49
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Lovely view as always. [Cleaner outside than has been in past, and staff less on edge]. Did not have to wait long to get seated in "below average-full" restaurant. Wait staff rather slow, but genuine enough. Menu quite restrictive and overly fancy. Soup cold and...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting a gourmet dining experience but this was disappointing even within this category of establishment. In the prime rib special the meat was cooked to brown right through. Tried a mini cheesecake for dessert. Mostly cracker crumbs and whipped cream. Berries still frozen....More

Thank RestlessFeet
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We went in late on a Sunday night: they were out of 2-3 things on my menu, which is WAY over-priced as far as value. I bet I'm still waiting for a coffee refill if I was still there! There was only one waitress working...More

Thank Darrell M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We ordered fish and chips: one-piece and two-piece fish with coleslaw and fries. Very good. The other three in our party ordered salads and chicken and also gave their meals a hearty thumbs-up.

1  Thank Jenny M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Diner, American, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:30
Saturday
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 Island Hwy S, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 6Z2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-754-8171
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