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Billy D's Pub & Bistro

) #19 of 108 Restaurants in Courtenay $$ - $$$ , ,
268 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-334-8811
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good59%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (14 reviews)
“steak pie” (2 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
268 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviews (71)
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I used to go here for lunch all of the time when we lived in Courtenay. We returned recently for a visit and Billy D's was our first stop for lunch. We both ordered the beef dip and it didn't disappoint. Our...More

Thank 87kandj
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Love Billy D's! Great food, friendly service, can make reservations - a must dine locale before the theatre when you are in town! They have a big menu, good choice on the liquor menu and not outrageous on the wallet.

Thank DiscoverAndEnjoy
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This isn't a European bistro standard, more like typical Deep fried Canadian pub food. The place is somewhat tired and could need some paint and maintenance.

Thank Frode M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We ordered fish and chips, steak pie and bangers and mash. All were tasty, had a good quantity and were overall good value. The place was busy, but we were served efficiently and cheerfully.

Thank raetrip
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy going to Billy D's. I've been there on multiple occasions and have always enjoyed the food. The service is usually fairly decent, but there's been an incident or two where I've considered not going back. Luckily 90% of the time its a...More

Thank Danielle K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Reliably good, and conveniently located for when hunger strikes while shopping on Fifth Street in Courtenay.

Thank toad55
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We ended up trying this pub by default as our original choice was closed. On a whim, in we went to Billy Ds with no preconceived notions, early on a Friday evening. It's said that if there are lots of locals in evidence it's a...More

Thank NatureNut_12
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great pub and awesome friendly staff. Service is great and the menu has a lot of different deliciuis choices as well as a really good drink menu.

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

we had aan good lunch in alle nice atmosphere. Very friendly waitress. No haute cuisine but just aan good meal

Thank Karin S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

At noon this place was very dim inside, more dim than pubs usually are. However, I had one of the most delicious seafood chowders I've ever had on either coast of Canada. It was a bit pricey for a bowl of soup with one soup-saturated...More

Thank blkWeyburn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 268 Fifth Street, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-334-8811
  • E-mail
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