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Chef Big D's

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38040 Cleveland Ave, Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
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08:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Calgary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We didn't go for the large portions but you couldn't help but notice them! I actually orders off the kids menu that is open to kids of all ages. We had lunch here one day and breakfast another we were so impressed with the good food, good prices, good location and good service. Lots of variety on the menu. Service... More 

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Thank KanataCalgary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Chef Big D,s seems to be popular for breakfast. Maybe there are limited places for breakfast in Squamish. There are lots of tables and a busy kichen. The food was good, but quite expensive for breakfast.

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Thank Tina S
Squamish, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Chef Big D's is a simple breakfast and lunch restaurant in downtown Squamish. The menu is straightforward. Classic breakfast and soup/sandwiches for lunch. But of all the restaurants in Squamish, we have eaten here more than anywhere. The biggest reason is that the food is totally reliable. You get exactly what you expect every time. Not rocket science but good.

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Thank Philip M
Beaverton, Oregon
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Traditional breakfast of sausage links and eggs...the cranberry toast was superb, the sausage links were large and tasty and the eggs done just right... Good service and although crowded, I found a window table right away.

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Thank eddiepix
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Looking at some of the other negative reviews I see why we received the service we did. Terrible table service and manager was even worse to deal with. Extremely unproffesional.

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Thank Forbsie34
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious breakfast!! Oatmeal with raisins and cinnamon, cooked in apple juice. Yummy!! Eggs over easy with the most delicious potato chips, and a large serving of veggies and multi grain bread. Downfall - poor services; didn't get my side of bacon, had to hound them for coffee, dirty dishes left on tables! I'd go back though, but not if I... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

On one hand I can go on and on about the food at this restaurant and how if you are in Squamish it is the best place for breakfast......or I could say "blah! Don't go there" so it doesn't get busier and harder for me to get a table :) Seriously though, best breakfast in Squamish, North Vancouver or whistler... More 

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Squamish, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Always has consistently good food. Menu is pretty much what you would expect at a place that just serves the daytime crowd. can get pretty busy on a Saturday for brunch but they manage the crowds well.

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Thank 22SMR
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Traveling through this part of British Columbia. You must stop n Squamish. The main drag has lots of choices. This is your standard sit down and be served place.

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Thank Cystokid
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Everyone had from breakfast to lunch, waffles, Salmon and avocado shrimp salad. All was delicious and pretty much fresh home-cooking and plenty of it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38040 Cleveland Ave, Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Squamish

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?