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Beachfront Bistro

££ - £££
Canadian, Seafood, International
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1119 Pacific Rim Hwy | BEST WESTERN Tin Wis Resort, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-4445
08:00 - 21:00
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Kelowna, Canada
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our resort did not have a restaurant on site and we wanted a cooked breakfast with a view so we settled on the Beachfront Bistro at the Tin Wis Resort. Service was good and the food was your average breakfast fare and well cooked. We appreciated the First Nations artwork and music while we dined as well and a walk... More 

Thank k8brit
Peachland, Canada
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118 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The West Coast Smoked Salmon was excellent and the seafood pasta that my wife had was also very good. View of the ocean was a bonus.

Thank rpunger
Nanaimo, Canada
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant is very convenient if you are staying at BW Tin Wis, but overall we weren't impressed with the food. Service and winew were fine, but our steak seemed smaller than the 6 oz promised, was overlooked and chewy. Better food and atmosphere can be found in Tofino

Thank johnG2004FS
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

We love the beachfront bistro. Great views of MacKenzie beach, great food and eggseptional service. Don't miss the Bistro!

Thank Kimberly H
London, ON
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here during our weekend stay but only once. Overpriced and over cooked egg dishes were not something we wanted to have again. Beautiful view and good service unfortunately don't redeem the unpleasant food.

1 Thank DoctorMommy-O
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Beachfront Bistro is located in the Tin Wis Best Western on Mackenzie Beach so it has an AMAZING view. The resto patio looks like it would be awesome on a nicer and warmer day to enjoy a drink and apps. Staff at this resto are exactly what make dining out a great experience: friendly, smiley, attentive but don't hover and... More 

Thank Lauren T
Bellevue, Washington
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135 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were staying at the hotel and was told that there's a 20% discount on breakfast so we decided to eat there. The waitress was attentive and friendly. Food as great. We plan to eat breakfast again tomorrow morning. If you are staying at the Best Western eat your breakfast here.

1 Thank nlance2016
Boyne City, Michigan
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139 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

My husband and I spent 3 nights at this resort, but only ate breakfast in this restaurant. Food was good, but not as hot as we would've preferred and service was slow. However, the kitchen made a terrific boxed lunch.

Thank Nancy G
Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are here for our anniversary. Being foodies we were all set to hit Tofino and check out the popular spots. That is until we checked out this restaurant. Located in the Tin Wis Resort (we rarely eat at hotels) and run by the Tla-O-Qui-Aht First Nation. The menu is enticing offering a nice variety of seafood... More 

1 Thank Sealiondiver
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Recommended from another visitor while walking Mackenzie Beach. Food was very good, great choices and reasonably priced. Staff were attentive and service excellent.

1 Thank 2drummonds

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Canadian, Seafood, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Pacific Rim Hwy | BEST WESTERN Tin Wis Resort, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-4445
The Beach Front Bistro at the Tin Wis Resort offers a stunning view of McKenzie Beach and surrounding area. We are a fully licensed restaurant with an outdoor patio. Our Breakfast, lunch and dinner menu's offer a large selection of all types of cuisine. The prices are affordable and both the facilities and menu's are family friendly. We take reservations and group bookings and always make room for the last minute guest. Please visit us at our TinWis Website, online to view all of our menu's and other resort information.

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