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Mahle House Restaurant

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Canadian, International, Contemporary
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2104 Hemer Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1L8, Canada
+1 250-722-3621
Wed - Sun 17:00 - 20:00
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Gabriola Island, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We go to this restuarant quite often, the service is personal, the food is always, always a delight. We loved the Wednesday experience with the chefs choice, what a pleasure to have a meal at this restuarant. With the coupons you get at Costco for $79.95, for 2, how can you go wrong. Always fresh, always a delight.

Thank doon l
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The whole atmosphere of the restaurant is great. The building is unique and has a lot of character. There's a really adorable upstairs where the bathrooms are located and there is a neat garden outside. The service is amazing. I've been here a hand full of time and have always received a friendly greeting and very professional service. The servers... More 

Thank watsonn710
Nanaimo, Canada
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Have driven past this place, in Cedar, several times so on our anniversary decided to check it out. The menu is "set" with no substitutions. I was a bit concerned about that but quickly found out that I had nothing to worry about. The food was nothing short of sensational and the service matched it. This restaurant is an old... More 

Thank John C
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Caesar salad and porcupine prawns were a great start. Four of us had very different meals, steak frite, lamb, duck and chicken. Plates were scraped clean. Cranberry sorbet and chocolate ginoche funtastic finish. No I didn't make a spelling error, as the waiter said we would have a funomenal meal and we did.

Thank Nell A
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is our special go-to place. The food is fantastic, the service is great and the atmosphere is wonderful. If you can, go on Mystery Wednesday which is a 5 or 6 course meal and the Chef chooses what each course will be. My husband and I share each dish so we get to try 10-12 different dishes. If you... More 

Thank Debbieobrien519
Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Probably the best restaurant in the Nanaimo area. it really is a must if you want something decent. Great place, amazing food, wonderful staff. thanks!

Thank breyersicecream
Vancouver Island
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Exceptional..... If I was only allowed one word to review this restaurant, that would be it. From our greeting by the hostess, the professional service of the servers, the warm and comfortable atmosphere, to the food......nothing but exceptional. The food is fine dining quality, but the portions are large, which satisfied this man's appetite very well. My entree plate of... More 

Thank jsundog
Parksville, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Mahle House is the place that I want to take my wife to but don't want my kids to know about. The food is decadent, in a oh so wholesome manner. The service is first class without interfering with the event. Duck Two Ways for my wife and Steak Frits for me. Two warm up salads and to die for... More 

Thank Darryl C
San Tan Valley Az
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Our first and definitely not our last visit to this local restaurant. It was my wife's birthday and we decided to try this place as we have tried other Oceanside restaurants in the area, what a delight! Our server Rachelle was excellent, although she did have to apologise profusely due to my original two wine selections not been available even... More 

Thank 828MichaelD828
Troon, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This delightful restaurant set in a beautiful garden provides fine dining at it's very best. The very attentive owner & staff greet their guests warmly & present an imaginative menu with dishes to suit all tastes.We decided to have a main leaving room for a desert & our strategy certainly paid off!!The food complimented by fine wines certainly hit the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Canadian, International, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104 Hemer Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-722-3621
Charming 1904 heritage building with ornamental and vegetable gardens. We focus on fresh and local ingredients with warm professional service in a casual upscale environment.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?