Restaurants

Bistro in Powell River

Coastal Cookery

This casual dining favorite has the town's best patio (there was an eagle's nest in view on our visit) plus a great menu of tweaked classics and seasonal specials – with a strong focus on BC ingredients. If Salt Spr…
Mexican in Powell River

Costa del Sol

Arriving off-peak is the best way to avoid the crush and maybe even snag a table at this bright-painted little local favorite. Perfectly prepared tacos are the menu mainstays (try the jerk chicken) but the jam-packe…
Cafe in Powell River

Base Camp

The town's chattiest community hangout serves great coffee (and chai lattes) at its funky communal tables but there's also a full range of comfort grub to fill you throughout the day – from the lunch fave Tinhat BLT…
Pub Food in Powell River

Shinglemill Pub & Bistro

Built on piles over the lake at the edge of town, this historic pub knocks out hearty burgers, stir-frys and sandwiches. But the main reason to come here – especially in summer – is for a seat on the deck overlookin…