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Mekong River

625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
+1 250-586-8000
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chow mein” (22 reviews)
“spring rolls” (23 reviews)
“ginger chicken” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
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41 - 50 of 272 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a tiny sot and really very casual, but they do know how to cook up some excellent food - good value for the money and the staff is willing to go out of their way to make your visit with them an enjoyable...More

Thank karlr572
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great food good company, good prices, try the beef rolls and the won't ton soup! will be back for sure!

Thank MamaBear333
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious food ... made fresh... so there is a wait time ... but worth it. The different tastes are amazing. We have only been there 3 times now as we moved to the area recently. Lots to choose from on the menu... friendly staff and...More

Thank Barb V
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I was here for a ladies luncheon & really enjoyed my lunch. The menu was diverse enough I thought my fussy husband would be able to find something he liked so we came here for Mother's Day. He did enjoy his meal & wants to...More

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I'd go again anytime! Food very good, service was great & personal. Wonderful experience in a casual setting.

Thank Prairie-eres
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Save your time and money. The owner's son is rude and arrogant; gave glares towards us all evening. Prices are ridiculous for the mediocre food you get. If you're looking for some authentic asian food in town, White Elephant is your place. Were it not...More

7  Thank Maelina P
Reviewed 27 May 2017

My daughter & I went for a Mother's Day lunch at the Mekong River in Parksville. We went on the Saturday rather than Sunday as we were in the area. I ordered the sweet & sour stir-fried pork with vegetables. It was perfectly executed. The...More

Thank Condu
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Having just moved into the area, we were excited to see that there were 2 Vietnamese restaurants to try. We picked Mekong River because of the reviews and even the person in the parking lot raved about the food! We loved the waiter; very personable...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This was the first time we have eaten at the Mekong River and it was very good indeed, we explained to the Server that my partner couldn't eat rice, he said that they would replace rice with extra veggies. We will certainly be back.

Thank Brummie62
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great service, wonderful food with awesome spices and flavours. The lettuce wrap my favourite so far. Extensive menu, many choices. Fun to go with a group , each order a dish to try.

Thank Angelikaerika
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Questions & Answers
Helen S
10 September 2016|
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Response from Thien P | Property representative |
No there isn't a buffet and we are all booth so the max is 7 but we can seat you at 2 booth side by side
22 April 2016|
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Response from Daywalca B | Reviewed this property |
They do not deliver based on the flyer I took away in 2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-586-8000
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