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The Ravenous Raven Lodge and Restaurant

2614 Gillies Bay Road | Now 5035 Gillies Bay Road, British Columbia V0N 1W0, Canada
+1 604-486-0471
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  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
Canadian, American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2614 Gillies Bay Road | Now 5035 Gillies Bay Road, British Columbia V0N 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The menu was good but we chose the appies to share and really enjoyed the variety. Very well prepared. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful. Nice location and glad they were open.

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great eats here, don't miss this restaurant when you are on Texada Island. A large variety of very modern and trendy foods. Loved it.

Thank kri10au
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Both the food and the service is excellent for my several visits. Its a bit of a walk or bike ride from the airport, but well worth it.

1  Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

While staying on a Texada for a vacation we visited this restaurant a few times. It's located near the beach in Gillies Bay in a bright, modern building. They have a regular menu plus a feature sheet everyday so there is a great selection to...More

Thank Theresa F
Reviewed 28 June 2017

When you're the only restaurant on a small island, you don't have to be good, you don't have to be friendly, you don't have to strive for excellence--you only have to be there. So the 3000-some residents of Texada are especially lucky because the Raven...More

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Joseph S, Owner at The Ravenous Raven Lodge and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I like that you noted "the Raven doesn't take anyone for granted". That is part of our core values. Safe travels, and visit again soon.

Reviewed 4 June 2017

We were very pleased to find a full service restaurant on Texada having made a special trip from Courtenay to have a look at the island. My husband had the chicken nuggets, lightly battered, and fries and he was happy with this treat. I enjoyed...More

1  Thank Cathy815
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We took the family to the Ravenous Raven on the recommendation of friends and were not disappointed! The environment was exactly what you would expect; warm, inviting, open and airy and the service was perfect. We had four meals, all of which were exceptional. We...More

1  Thank billmorrison35
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Staff are always friendly and portions are generous. Seafood chowder is really good. Also really enjoy their fries.

Thank Vashni S
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We've lived on Texada for a long time and really enjoy eating here. The service is good and so is the food. However we don't go very often as it is just too expensive unless it is a special occasion. Considering it is now the...More

Thank texjohn888
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Having a small dog as a member of our lunch party we were really appreciative that the Ravenous Raven allowed us to tie our dog up to the deck railing - she was happy on the grass and we were at ease being able to...More

1  Thank ASASG_7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2614 Gillies Bay Road | Now 5035 Gillies Bay Road, British Columbia V0N 1W0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Texada Island
  • Phone Number: +1 604-486-0471
  • E-mail
We at the Ravenous Raven are more than a restaurant, licensed lounge and accommodations; we are a collective of like-minded individuals. We saw a dream and realized it. We are from and serve our community with respect and fairness, offering affordable and enjoyable food, drink and a roof over your head. Boutique guest rooms available upstairs. Queen beds, private balcony with ocean view and wireless internet.We look forward to serving you.Cheers.
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