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Alchemist - CLOSED

4680 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
+1 604-485-4141
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
23 Nov 2016
“Amazingly Good”
14 Oct 2016
“Celebrating the Chefs”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Canadian, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4680 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 28 August 2013

Excellent food, well prepared and served. The outside deck is delightful for the sunset. If you can get a dinner reservation at the Alchemist, go for it!

Thank tghiemstra
Reviewed 21 July 2013

A great meal is pretty much a sure thing when you eat at the Alchemist. The dining room is cozy and intimate making it the perfect date night. The menu changes seasonally and the food is prepared to order. Quality is usually excellent. Occasionally, service...More

Thank Eggdog1
Reviewed 19 June 2013 via mobile

I have been here multiple times while in town on business. I love European influence and their menu does not disappoint. I have tried basically every appetizer from both their summer and winter menus. I have yet to be disappointed. If you are there with...More

1  Thank Skd1978
Reviewed 14 June 2013

My family went there for a birthday and we really enjoyed our meals. Not as outstanding as I had expected, but very good nonetheless. It was early evening and the place was almost empty. However the waitress and one patron at a table carried on...More

1  Thank Ann S
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Beautifully presented and perfectly prepared dishes in a Paris meets Powell River setting makes The Alchemist a perfect choice for a romantic dinner or a friendly gathering.

Thank jazzwoman77
Reviewed 1 June 2013

We were in Powell River on our trip up the sunshine coast and over to Vancouver Island. This restaurant was recommended by the owner of the hotel we stayed in. We didn't have high expectations in a small place like Powell River. Wow, were we...More

1  Thank bjay3
Reviewed 16 May 2013

The food here was average, despite having been told that it was an excellent restaurant by a Powell River resident. My friend who is a meat eater was not impressed and as a vegetarian I had hardly any choice. I ended up having a pear...More

1  Thank Bren A
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Best food and dining experience in Powell River. Top-notch chefs preparing all fresh, fabulous tasting meals, with affordable pricing options. Every menu option we have tried has been absolutely mouth-wateringly delicious and leaves you wanting more. Servers are professional and best in town too. This...More

Thank CaroleAnnie13
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The alchemist has a small town style and comfort with big town quality food. There aren't too many choices for quality dining choices in Powell River unless you want to drive 20 km to another restaurant. We've had mainly excellent meals at the Alchemist and...More

Thank smalltowncanada
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Given the limited fine dining possiblilities in Powell River, this gem delivers! Not a bad thing to say about anything. Crab cakes were exquisite.

Thank Laura_and_Lou
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4680 Marine Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Powell River
  • Phone Number: +1 604-485-4141
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