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“tasty” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Island Restaurant

The Island Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 56 Restaurants in Golden
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$30
Cuisines: Canadian, International, Fusion
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Good for: Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can stop in for a continental breakfast, quick soup, salad or sandwich, or relax and dine on one of our Asian inspired starters followed by an entrée of local game. Dishes prepared using our fresh produce grown on "the Island". Come ask for a tour!!Convenient Online Reservations on our website.
Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“tasty”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014

Had the special of the day which was Mexican. The pulled pork enchiladas were very good. The service was fast and courteous.

Visited August 2014
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English first
Charlotte, North Carolina
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109 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“An OK restraurant”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

The food is ok, the service is so so , we got the wrong dish. It is on an island, but do not expect views.

Visited August 2014
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Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“August 24, 2014”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed the night in Golden on our way back to Calgary. We looked up on trip advisor where good places to eat were. The Island Restaurant came up third on list....it should be first!!
This restaurant is a true culinary joy. The waitress we had was awesome - very friendly and very attentive- very personal and good at her job!! We were the only ones on the upper patio at first but more people came soon enough. It is right along the river and we saw a raft go by while we were eating. The food was fresh and very flavorful. We had the potato soup and boccocini salad for our appetizers - both FANTASTIC!!! I had the caramelized halibut and my husband had bison...again, both were FANTASTIC!! Dessert was heavenly, the atmosphere is awesome. This is a MUST STOP if you are going through Golden, BC!! Four thumbs up!! :-)

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BC, Canada
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Tasty lunch and nice view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

We stopped here for lunch on our way to Banff. We saw it had good reviews on TA which is why we chose it. Food was fresh and made to order. Service was friendly and although my order was incorrect and had to be sent back, server was super apologetic and took 20% off for mistake. Kitchen was very attentive to allergies and took care to ensure I didn't eat something I wasn't supposed to. Was impressed that kids pasta was homemade noodles. We sat outside on deck. Great view of river. Enjoyed watching rafting groups go by. Really enjoyable lunch. Would return if passing through again.

Visited August 2014
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Edmonton
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Excellent food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

We stopped for a late lunch after spending the day riding around the Moonraker trails. We stopped more for the big patio by the river and thought we would give the food a try. We were not disappointed in the least! We ordered the BBQ chicken pizza and the enchilada, which were on special. Both were very good. The pizza was just the right size and the enchilada was just a bit too much. I always eat too much when I get something that tastes that amazing. I left feeling over stuffed but very satisfied. We will head back again before we leave. The prices are very, very gods for the quality of food.

  • Visited August 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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