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NEW - Bistro & Lounge


Hotel Amenities at The ViewThe Bistro and Lounge is now open with some of the best fine dining in Fort St. James. Exquisite cuisine, yummy starters and delectable desserts are on the menu and we offer take-out as well with pickup by you.

At the View we take pride in using premium ingredients in our kitchen. From our AAA certified Angus beef to our ocean wise fish to our naturally raised chicken. You can be assured of quality each and every time.

Our kitchen is your kitchen. If you have a dietary restriction or a preference, please ask and we will do our best to accommodate you. Browse our menu below and book for your next special occasion, christmas party or business event.

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Bistro Hours:




7:30am - 9:00pm


7:30am - 10:00pm


7:30am - 9:00pm


7:30am - 10:00pm


8:00am - 9:00pm


8:00am - 9:00pm


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Take a look at our Menu:

  • Breakfast
  • Starters
  • Salads & Sandwiches
  • Entrees & Pasta
  • Sides & Desserts

The View Classic

Two eggs cooked how you like, wth bacon, sausage or ham, breakfast potatoes or fruit and your choice of marble rye, white or brown toast $9.99

Breakfast BLT

Bacon, egg, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato and spicy mayo served on your choice of brown, white or marble rye, served with breakfast potatoes or fruit $9.99


Fluffy buttermilk pancakes with our choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $10.99


Two fluffy golden brown Belgian waffles topped with strawberry sauce and whipped cream $10.99

Fried Chicken and Waffles

Two pieces of fried chicken, served with two fluffy golden brown Belgian waffles, topped with syrup $15.99

Eggs Bennie

Ham or tomato and avocado, hollandaise, and your choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $13.99

Spa Breakfast

Greek yogurt, granola, fresh fruit $8.99

Breakfast Burrito

Scrambled eggs, peppers, tomato, bacon, cheddar cheese, served in a flour tortilla, served with your choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $12.99

Steak and Eggs

5oz AAA strip loin, two eggs, sliced tomato, toast and a choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $16.99

European Breakfast

Greek yogurt, cherry danish or chocolate danish, served with fruit $8.99

Farmers Omelet

3 eggs omelet, stuffed with bacon, ham, sausage and sauteed onions, served with your choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $14.99

Gardener's Omelet

3 egg omelet stuffed with tomatoes, green onions, bell peppers, arugula, and feta cheese, served with the choice of breakfast potatoes or fruit $14.99

Breakfast Bowl

Breakfast potatoes, bacon, breakfast sausage, peppers, onions, and cheese with 2 eggs the way you like. Served with your choice of white, brown, or marble rye $14.99
Upgrade to spicy chorizo sausage $2.49

Garlic Mozza Sticks

with warm tomato basil sauce$9.99

Garlic Prawns

Two skewers of garlic prawns, served with fresh tomatoes, garlic toast and a chipotle aioli $15.99

Thai Chicken Bites

Chicken tenders tossed in a sweet Thai chili sauce atop Asian noodles, fresh green onions and shredded carrots $14.99

Turkey Sliders

Double turkey patties with swiss cheese, suteed onions and a cranberry aioli sauce $14.99

Chicken Wings (1 lb)

Ask your server for our many flavors $12.99


Fries topped with cheese curds and homemade gravy $8.99

Campfire Poutine

Half yam fries and half regular fries topped with cheese curds and pulled pork with poutine gravy $13.99

Italian Poutine

Fries, cheese curds top with bolognaise sauce $12.99

Cheese Bread

French bread baked with garlic butter and mozza cheese$9.99


Melted cheese on top homemade tortilla chips, diced tomatoes, green onions, jalapenos and olives $18.99

Good old "The View" Tuna Tacos

Grilled rare tuna with schezuan sauce or bbq pork, crunchy shell, fresh salsa, guacamole and sesame $14.99

Pulled Pork Tacos

Pulled pork in bbq sauce with crunchy shell, fresh salsa, guacamole and sesame $13.99


Lightly breaded, tossed in salt and pepper, served with tzatziki and chipotle aioli$14.99


Add Prawns $5.99, Chicken $5.99,
Crispy Chicken $4.99, Arctic Char $7.99,
All salads are served with garlic toast

Caesar Salad

Crisp romaine, asiago, garlic croutons, bacon and our house made caesar dressing $12.99

Asian Sesame Chicken Salad

Lettuce chopped, mandarin oranges, wonton strips, sliced almonds and grilled chicken served with sesame vinaigrette $16.99

Crispy Chicken Salad

Tender greens, garden vegetables, shredded cheese, bacon bits, pecans and crispy chicken tenders served with ranch dressing $16.99

Market Spinach Salad

Baby spinach tossed in our citrus vinaigrette and topped with roasted mushrooms, marinated artichoke hearts, bacon and red onions, finished with fresh tomatoes, crumbled feta and chopped egg $13.99

Char Nicoise Salad

Arctic Char, symphony greens, boiled egg, green beans, baby potatoes, anchovies, and a whole grain honey mustard vinaigrette $16.99

Simple Green

Tender greens, garden vegetables and our signature basil vinaigrette $9.99

Flat Breads

Southwest Flatbread

Diced BBQ chicken, bacon and red onions baked on flatbread with sweet and smoky BBQ sauce and mozza cheese, then topped with a drizzle of ranch dressing $16.99

Mediterranean Flatbread

Marinara sauce, Mozza cheese, kalamata olives, sun-dried tomatoes, marinated artichoke hearts, red onions and feta on flatbread. Finished with pesto and freshly grated parmesan $16.99

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad Flatbread

Grilled chicken breast, chopped tomato, red onion and spring mix lettuce on flat bread with parmesan cheese $16.99

Between Bread

All sandwiches are served with the choice of Pomme Frites, Onion Rings, Simple Salad, Coleslaw or Soup

Steak Sandwich

5oz strip loin served on a garlic toast topped with sauteed onions $17.99

Beef Dip

AAA roast beef, cheddar, grilled onions and horseradish aioli on a toasted hoagie bun $15.99

Grilled Ham and Cheese

Ham, tomato, cheddar, and spicy mayol, served on white bread $13.99

Turkey Pesto Sandwich

Turkey, Swiss cheese, tomatoes and pesto on a french bread $16.99

Mozza Chicken Club Sandwich

Grilled chicken breast, mozza cheese, tomato, bacon and lettuce with aioli on a french bread $17.99

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Pulled pork in a bbq sauce topped with coleslaw on a pretzel bun $16.99

Sloppy Joe

7oz of beef with onion, nachose cheese and our sweet & chili bbq sauce baked on a Panini bread $15.99


All burgers are served with your choice of Pomme Frites, Simple Salad, Coleslaw or Soup

Our hand pressed burgers are served with lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickles and burger sauce *

Butcher Burger

7oz burger patty, served on a burger bun $14.99
Add cheddar, mushrooms, sauteed onions or bacon $2.00

Loaded Burger

7oz burger patty with cheddar, mushrooms, sauteed onions and bacon served on a burger bun $19.99

Gardeners Burger *

Homemade black bean patty with mayo, pea shoots, cucumbers, red onion and tomato served on a burger bun $13.99

Shrimp Burger *

Shrimp patty with chili cajun sauce, coleslaw, fried chopped tomato and bacon $15.99

Spicy Burger *

7oz burger patty with jalapenos, swiss cheese, sauteed onions and spicy mayo $19.99

* With the exception of the Gardeners Burger, Shrimp Burger and Spicy Burger


Main Entrees

At the View we take pride in using premium ingredients in our kitchen. From our AAA certified Angus beef to our ocean wise fish to our naturally raised chicken. You can be assured of quality each and every time.

7oz Strip Loin

Served with redskin garlic mash potatoes and seasonal vegetables $22.99

10oz Strip Loin

Served with redskin garlic mash potatoes and seasonal vegetables $30.99
Add creamy beef sauce served with pappardelle pasta $5.99

Hamburger Steak

Two homemade patties topped with sauteed onions and mushrooms on a garlic toast $21.99

BC Lingcod Fish and Chips

Two pieces of beer battered lingcod with fries, coleslaw and our homemade lemon caper tartar sauce $19.99

Chicken or Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

Peppers, coleslaw, wonton crisps and rice served with our sesame vinaigrette and our chipotle aioli $15.99

Pan Arctic Char

Pan Arctic char topped with green onions and hollandaise sauce served with rice and seasonal vegetables $21.99

Baby Back Ribs

A full rack of ribs with a made-in-house Jack Daniels barbeque sauce. Served with redskin garlic mash potatoes and seasonal vegetables $29.99

Chicken Parmagiana

Breaded chicken baked with fresh tomato, mozza cheese and parmesan in a tomato sauce served with a linguini bolognaise with garlic toast $25.99

Veal Marsala

2 veal cutlets topped with a mushroom red wine marsala sauce served with a fettuccini alfredo with garlic toast $23.99

Chicken Supreme

Grilled first and finished in the oven with our creamy spinach and artichoke wine sauce with garlic toast served with redskin garlic mash potatoes and seasonal vegetables $22.99

Greek Quesadillas

Chopped spinach, dried tomato in olive oil, black olives and mozza cheese on a 8 inch flour tortillas topped with crumbled feta cheese. Served with Tzatziki sauce $11.99
With chicken $16.99

Chicken Fingers with Dip

served with fries $15.99

Pasta and Rice

Add Prawns $5.99, chicken $5.99, Arctic Char $7.99

Fettuccini Alfredo

Garlic cream sauce, Asiago cheese, bacon and fettucini pasta $15.99

Pesto Linguine

Fresh herbs, olive oil, linguine pasta $14.99


Shrimp, chorizo sausage and chicken in a rose sauce served with choice of rice or pasta $21.99

Ginger Rice Bowl (beef or chicken)

Sweet and spicy ginger beef or chicken sauteed with peppers and onions, garlic, green beans and broccoli, served over jasmine rice and topped with sesame seeds $19.99

Butter Chicken

Creamy tomato chicken curry, with bell peppers and onions with jasmine rice served with naan bread $19.99

Linguine Bolognaise

Homemade meat sauce served over linguine pasta $16.99

Bake your pasta for $2.50


Signature Sides

ADD a side to any meal

Caesar Salad $6.49
Simple Salad $4.99
Pomme Frites $4.99
Onion Rings $6.99
Yam Fries $6.99

UPGRADE your side

Onion Rings $1.49
Poutine $3.99
Yam Fries $1.49
Loaded mashed potatoes (bacon and cheddar) $2.49
Caesar Salad $1.49


Chocolate Peanut Butter Torte $8

Warm Apple Crumble and Vanilla Bean Gelato $8

New York Cheese Cake with Blueberry Compote $8

Scoop of Vanilla Bean Gelato $3

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