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Matterson House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
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1682 Peninsula Rd., Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
+1 250-726-2200
08:30 - 21:00
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Campbell River, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The restaurant is a converted older home and is very pleasant and cozy. Food and service is excellent.

Thank DWH47
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by on a wet evening for dinner. We had the halibut and also the skewers if shrimp and scallops. They were very good and the warm bread at the table was a nice touch.

Thank althea j
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little restaurant and it was like dining in someone's front room . Very busy and large menu for a small place. Homemade bread, good size meals. Friendly service. Would recommend .

Thank Nicwray
Comox, Canada
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120 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This dining room with seating for 25 or so features several specialty dishes. If you are a salad connoisseur make sure you try Sandy's Blackberry Vinaigrette. The service is exceptional and the cuisine is delectable. Don't be disappointed, make a reservation.

Thank TeachersTravel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The food was so good, we came back the next day to try more if the menu items. Staff is very friendly, always smiling and happy. A must in Ukee.

Thank Bob M
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Tired from hiking. We have seen this little place for 5 years. Never tried it. Well,today we did. Fabulous food, freshly cooked and flavour. Then we had dessert. What a little gem. People were friendly and helpful on local sights and hiking trails. You gotta eat here.

1 Thank Harleyridermarc
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Lovely restaurant, cool history, and their Matterson Monster burger is to DIE FOR!! I highly recommend you visit this gem if you are in Ucluelet!

Thank Karen D
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We were 2 days in Ucluelet and ate here 3 times! 2 dinners, the Matterson Chicken is exceptional, almond and with a raspberry cream. The seafood chowder is very tasty. Warm fresh bread. Quaint little house, right on main street

Thank jensa846
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We like eating at Matterson House when in Ucluelet. The menu is good, service very friendly and good value.

1 Thank Denyse P
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a 1930's house with a colorful past, now serving as a charming, family run, country-style restaurant. It has a nice big welcoming porch across the front but it's way too cold on this frosty night in December. Inside its warm and friendly and the service is good. There's lots of variety on the menu and the prices are... More 

Thank FarFlungStarling

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Soups, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1682 Peninsula Rd., Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Barkley Sound  >  Ucluelet
  • Phone Number: +1 250-726-2200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?