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Saddle Mountain Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , European
Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
+1 250-673-8495
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“pie” (10 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
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Austrian, Canadian, European
$$ - $$$
Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

As Blue river is quite small there isn't too much choice and fortunately we chose a good one. We all enjoyed our meals and service was more then exceptable and the deco was really pleasant. Prices were reasonable as well. If you are ever in...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to break a long journey. Just off the highway so very convenient stop. Warm welcome, small menu with vegetarian options. Good size portions, good quality food, reasonably priced.

Thank moll404
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I would rate both the food and service here on the poor side. Waitress didn't really know the menu. I'd swear the fries served with the fish and chips were frozen package ones. They weren't shy about providing a heap of them though. Fish was...More

Thank Carriehutch
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We were traveling so a quick dinner was on the agenda after a long drive. The furniture is sturdy and pleasant. Good cutlery which is always appreciated. The open kitchen is visible and the staff are attentive. Local wines, small meal selection but well made...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We have been here a couple of times over the years and they have great pizza. There isn't much in the area so this is your best bet if you are spending the night in the summer. The breakfast used to have some to go...More

Thank triplover25
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Food was virtually inedible and the waitress was totally disinterested in serving us even though we were the only customers in the restaurant. There may be good things to do in Blue River but eating here is certainly not one of them

Thank gluttoniac
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We tried this restaurant and were pleasantly surprised.my meal was very good and my husbands was fairly good.their is not a lot to choice from in blue river but considering this place was pretty good.they got us served in a timely manner as the place...More

Thank jrradford
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This Saddle Mountain has the best food in Blue River. The staff are friendly. The prices though, are definitely on the high side.

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

After our Bear Safari we decided to have a lunch break on the terrace of this restaurant. Luckily we sat outside, because inside it is not attractive at all... We had to wait a relatively long time before one of the waitresses seemed to notice...More

Thank harmonie
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were only in Blue River one night, but this restaurant came recommended by a hotel staffer. The food we ordered was delicious. Excellent wine selection which changes all the time. I believe the beers are the same, so an extensive menu that's not static....More

Thank Lynne F
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Christy C
24 June 2017|
Response from okaggie | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does! It's buffet but includes lots.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, Canadian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 5 | Mike Wiegele Resort, Blue River, British Columbia V0E 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Blue River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-673-8495
The Saddle Mountain Restaurant is currently closed for the season. Open seasonally June 15-September 15.
It is conveniently located directly across Highway 5 from Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing Resort and offers affordable, quality meals in a family friendly setting. Enjoy a great meal in the restaurant or enjoy the beautiful sunny patio with breathtaking mountain views. Open for Deluxe Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. It is also fully licensed.
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