We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Robert's Place

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
560 North Rd, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X0, Canada
+1 250-247-2010
08:00 - 20:00
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

143 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 143: English reviews
Nanaimo, Canada
Level Contributor
52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and heartily enjoyed the vegan enchilada pie. Excellent flavour and the accompanying salad was one of the freshest I've been served at any restaurant and came with a delicious dressing. Our only disappointment was that there was only one of the enchilada pies left and apparently the vegetable poultry pie n the menu is no... More 

Thank yusqueya
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people service and food are excellent. There was a large group of us and we were well taken care of, all the meals arrived at the same time were hot and tasty.

Thank Mary B
Abbotsford, Canada
Level Contributor
23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a delight! Fabulous food, great menu and extremely friendly staff. I had the classic bennie which was wonderful. My partner had the quesadilla and raved about it. The best he's ever had. The decor is not upscale if that is what you are looking for; but, it is a very comfortable, welcoming atmosphere. After all, remember, it is located... More 

Thank smittysca
Gabriola Island, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A varied menu to suit everyone. Eat in, take out, catering. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A congregation place for residents and everyone knows each other. Welcoming and a major supporter of community events and fundraisers. Central location and great hours. Good place to go with kids. Dessert showcase is unbelievable and filled with numerous cakes and pies of all types,... More 

1 Thank Suave-Alessandro
Gabriola Island, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great menu as there is something for everyone's taste! Prices are reasonable and the coffee just keeps coming. I enjoy their breakfast, lunch and dinner and also the occasional late afternoon coffee and dessert from their extensive dessert menu. I have noticed that many patrons like myself, enjoy delicious expectations upon entering the restaurant and surveying their dessert showcase. Often... More 

Thank SulaHavana
Level Contributor
44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is a good place to stop for some lunch. Service was good, food was decent, especially if you have kids. Seating and style of the place is nothing fancy, but liked the price and the feel of the place.

Thank Ocean8_Calgary
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We had a group of 10 in for a family dinner and everyone loved what they had. One thing they need are external lights in the parking lot! Bring your flashlight!

Thank Andrew W
1 review
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I had the most amazing vegan meal tonight at Robert's Place. The veggie tempura was on point as was the stew and lemon cauliflower steak. The dissert was also incredible. It should also be known I brought a carnivorus date and he was blown away as well. And the service was amazing! Wonderful job! We look forward to more!

Thank Sara J
Ladysmith, Canada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic vegan dinner with friends. Food was lovely, atmosphere was cozy and inviting. David was delightful to chat with. 😊

Thank Laura B
Courtenay, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

But given the popularity and recommendations, I'd probably try it again. But I'd visit The Kitchen restaurant first!

Thank Heather M

Travellers who viewed Robert's Place also viewed

Gabriola Island, British Columbia
Gabriola Island, British Columbia
Gabriola Island, British Columbia
Gabriola Island, British Columbia

Been to Robert's Place? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 North Rd, Gabriola Island, British Columbia V0R 1X0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Gabriola Island
  • Phone Number: +1 250-247-2010
We pride ourselves in offering breakfast, lunch and dinner from 8 am to 8 pm, 7 days a week. All menu items are available for take-away.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Robert's Place staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?