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Monte Christo On The River - CLOSED

975 Comox Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P7, Canada
+1 250-338-1468
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
3 Dec 2014
“Restaurant Closed”
3 Nov 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Canadian
975 Comox Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P7, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

A lot of choices on menu, including greek, which I chose. Kalamari was great, soft and garlicy. Sister had chicken pasta, which was loaded with cheese, we couldn't finish either dish. Not so busy on a Saturday night but the server was very friendly and...More

Thank sistersaway1005
Reviewed 3 October 2012

took my wife here for her birthday, they steaks were awesome and that atmosphere was great. we had a private little room all to ourselves and everything was perfect. great service

Thank Johnny_Canuck_13
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We went to Monte Christo by the River for lunch to have one last "fish and chips" meal before leaving the island. We were lucky enough to get to sit outside on the deck along the river. What a heavenly location on a warm sunny...More

Thank MrsAK2009
Reviewed 14 September 2012

Large menu, the food is excellent, service outstanding. There's a private room for two that you can reserve for a romantic evening.

Thank payge2009
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Hate ordering pasta in restaurants? Well this is one restaurant that gives you a real taste sensation with every pasta meal and you dont have to go searching for the meat or shellfish. On mondays and tuesdays they have specials on pasta. Also sitting by...More

Thank vekel
Reviewed 18 August 2012

We were in Comox for a wedding and visited this restaurant based on their attactive website. We were plesantly suprised when they gave us a table outside on the deck right on the river. There is a little dock and boats come and go. You...More

1  Thank danamcarthur
Reviewed 11 August 2012 via mobile

The food is amazing and the service is spectacular. I would and do recommend this restaurant to anyone. We had a assortment of appetizers and main dishes and each one was incredibly good.

Thank savesomeoneelse
Reviewed 8 August 2012

We had company this weekend for the Comox Filberg Festival. It was hot all day and by Sun. night we needed a cool spot to have a late dinner. The Monte Cristo Verandah was the perfect place to cool down & unwind. I enjoyed the...More

Thank happyjazzwoman
Reviewed 2 August 2012

I don't know why people think the restaurant experience starts & end w/the size of the serving & it's price. This place gets a lot of excellent reviews but my ribs, a house specialty, was mediocre at best. Thus the price was too high for...More

Thank 19arjaykay46
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Seating was quick, with requested "river view" seating available (this was 23 July). Service was also quick with good advice for daily specials. The half-price ribs were awesome -- moist with meat falling off the bone, but the seafood fettuccine was a mite overloaded with...More

Thank Gordon D
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American, Canadian
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  • Address: 975 Comox Rd, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 3P7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-1468
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