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Third Course Bistro

Third Course bistro

North Island College's instructors have developed a really strong curriculum and are able to produce students with excellent knowledge. I hire NIC's Professional Cook students every year. In fact, I have two of them working in the kitchen right now.
Chef Ronald St. Pierre
Locals Restaurant, Courtenay

Unique Dining and Educational Opportunities

The bistro, located on North Island College's Campbell River campus, is open Fridays from 5 pm to 8 pm on October 21 and 28 as well as November 4 and 25, 2016. The Bistro features amazing three, four, and five course menus created by our very own Culinary Students. View the Third Course Bistro Menu adobe and be sure to reserve your table early as it does sell out quickly.

Educate and entertain your palate with a visit to the Third Course bistro! Every fall and winter, the Third Course bistro offers quality service in a unique atmosphere, created tourism and hospitality management students.

With fabulous menu choices, an excellent wine selection and an inviting atmosphere, the Third Course bistro offers incredible value. Students in NIC's Food Fundamentals & Service (THM-275) course design the menu and prepare meals, with the freshest seasonal products. Customers enjoy grilled New York steak, blackened salmon, roasted chicken breast entrees, with soup, salad or appetizer and scrumptious desserts while supporting NIC students.


The bistro fills quickly and reservations are recommended. For more information or to make reservations, call 250-923-9708 or e-mail

Special Events

Small groups are welcome to reserve the Third Course bistro for special events.
For more information or to book the bistro, please contact us by email at


The Third Course bistro accepts debit, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, cash, and Third Course bistro gift certificates.

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Third Course Bistro Menu pdf