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Chef Bernard's Platzl Inn

) #6 of 25 Restaurants in Kimberley $$ - $$$ , , International
170 Spokane St | bc, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2E4, Canada
+1 250-427-4820
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
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“strudel” (30 reviews)
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Canadian, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Spokane St | bc, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2E4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Avoid this place, not only is it so durty from top to floor, but it has nothing from a Bavarian restaurant. The sausage is a cheap one, the service ,even if nice very young ladies, is poor as they are not trained for the job....More

Thank source05
Reviewed 3 days ago

Been a while service for in my opinion better than good service very good prices also very reasonable and they did accommodate wine request. Great to see the owner spend time with the patrons and all the nicknames look for the 185 feet of train...More

Thank ds0gg
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very average and generic. I grew up in a restaurant environment, and this is the type of food my dad served. It is slightly spiced, and salty. I ordered the pasta primavera, and it was frozen vegetables in a canned alfredo sauce...More

Thank Deanna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible food at outrageously high prices. None of us at our table of 6 were able to finish our meals. Never again.

Thank KLoutit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go for the steak and lobster and the food was fantastic! Csnt say enough about the great service as well...friendly staff who were willing to stop a d have a conversation...and a smile. I will definitely be back!

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Note: hours posted here that say it isnclosed from 230-5 are winter hoirs, they dont close like that in the summer. Popped in after mine tour with our 2 kids. We went in the back door which is a bit funny because you can't really...More

Thank WillBrakeForIceCream
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had the Bavarian feast for 2 and everything about the food was excellent. Watch out for pineapple in the starter salad, but plan to be blown away by the other delicious food. The schnitzel was heavenly and the bratwurst tasty. The sauerkraut was far...More

Thank Sherrie N
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Had the tourist special of schnitzel, pan fried potatoes, red cabbage salad and apple strudel for a really good price and it was excellent. Husband had bratwurst and German beer, also excellent. Would highly recommend. Also had a fun atmosphere.

Thank TracyCanada
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Chef was very friendly. Food was great. I had a taste of german food. Had the spaetzel which I loved and a Pork Schnitzel Cordon Bleu which was good and very filling. The bratwurst that my boyfriend had wasn't very different from the ones you...More

Thank rkimd
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We used to love coming here every year during vacation but this year it was awful! My daughter got some mystery meat when she ordered chicken fingers & I got a chunk of fatty nasty greasy pork for schnitzel. So sad :( will never go...More

Thank Celestino N
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Restaurant Details

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Canadian, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 21:00
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11:30 - 14:30
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11:30 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Spokane St | bc, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: +1 250-427-4820
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Chef Bernard,wife Julie and daughter nicole came to Kimberley in 1989. They stop to have a coffee and never left. Chef Bernard's inn & restaurant has become quite a legend in these parts. Serving up fantastic food, Chef Bernard's provide the best experience for travelers looking for great food, fresh to your table and some say the best coffee ever! Chef Bernard has experience as a master chef with Hilton Hotels and the king of Tonga in London, England. Using his abounding talent and personality to spice thing up, he has created an international menu that gives you the feeling of a free trip around the world. This chef's motto is "life's too short to eat fast food." In addition to writing his own cookbook, chef Bernard's is a 5-star Award winning restaurant. Chef Bernard's inn & Restaurant also offers three guest apartments with hot tub. Above the restaurant at affordable rates.
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