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The Bridge Bistro

301 Hwy 3, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
+1 250-423-3002
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“wild boar” (6 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
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American, International, European, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
301 Hwy 3, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Need to update your hours on trip advisor.. said you were open now until 10.. but they dont even open on monday tuesday or wednesdayMore

Thank Karl P
BB-CP-owner, Owner at The Bridge Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Now open 7 nights a week. I do apologize for the inconvenience that we were closed the evening when you came for a visit. For some reason our opening hours were changed back to summer time on TripAdvisor. We normally close at 4 pm on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

we have eaten several meals at the Bridge Bistro: fish & chips: excellent! eggs benedict: outstanding! a beef dish which was tender & delicious!

Thank fathersheartandsole
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traveled to Fernie with a group of Sr girls student for school volleyball provincials. We are at the bistro and we’re very pleased with our meals. Food was very delicious, good size portions and great prices. Kind of a pub style atmosphere but a family...More

Thank sneuls66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious BREAKFAST with lots of choices !!! Cozy and comfy atmosphere with Friendly Staff !!! A Must place to Visit when in Fernie !!!

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch and were pleasantly surprised! I haven't been into the bistro since it was renovated. Very pleased with the new decor! Food was excellent and filling. Staff was friendly and helpful. Will definitely go back!

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This Bistro is on the highway coming into town just at the base of the bridge. Nice and clean inside the restaurant as well as the washrooms. A nice view to sit at and see the mountains/hills. There is an outside patio as well however...More

Thank Belinda S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The service at this restaurant was exceptional. In spite of a large table of 18 who arrived shortly before us we were well attended and our food arrived in a timely fashion. The menu was comprehensive and had some interesting choices as well as the...More

2  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our meals were fresh, very, very tasty and good quantities. Enjoyed the local brew. Then we walked along the river on part of the Trans Canada Trail, right adjacent to the restaurant. Bonus!

Thank MarionVicBC
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here twice on our trip to Fernie. Went for lunch the first time. Service was friendly but a bit slow. I had the house salad with a side of salmon. Both were good. My white wine however was room temperature which is a pet...More

Thank Love2Travel
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Recently traveled to Fernie to watch the Mine Rescue Competition and went to the awards supper afterwards. There was quite a few people that attended the supper, I would guess approximately 500 or so as we filled the floor of the arena. The Bridge Bistro...More

1  Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Hwy 3, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Fernie
  • Phone Number: +1 250-423-3002
  • E-mail
Welcome to the Bridge Bistro. We are an independent, locally owned restaurant, located on the highway and along the Elk River, with the most amazing views overlooking the beautiful Lizard Range. We are open 7 days a week, Monday - Friday, 11 am until 10 pm and Saturday and Sunday 9 am - 10 pm, serving breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner, drinks and desserts. We just had major renovations done, and feel confident that you will appreciate the new atmosphere we have created. Our menu features the regular favorites, such as salads, pizzas, quesadillas and burgers, but we also take pride in preparing other daily specials, vegetarian meals and sharing platters. From 5 pm daily, you can have a taste of our in house prepared rotisserie chicken and ribs. We look forward serving you.
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