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Float Lounge

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Seafood, Spanish, Pub, Tapas, Wine Bar
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596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
+1 250-726-4800
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Dining options: Dinner, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Sharing Spirited Cocktails and Ocean Views in Ucluelet, British...
Sharing Spirited Cocktails and Ocean Views in Ucluelet, British Columbia Surrounded by the natural beauty and energy of Vancouver Island, Float Lounge in Ucluelet, BC offers a casual, contemporary atmosphere where city blues float away as easily as the tides. Cozy up to the glowing fireplace and relax with house inspired cocktails and spirited beverages. Our 50-seat Float Lounge features floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the mesmerizing Pacific Ocean, perfect for sunsets and storm watching. Watch waves crash on the rocky shoreline from the comfort of your seat under the remarkable wave inspired bar- no wetsuit required! Enjoy our light snack menu specially created for sharing with friends and family over warm conversation. Surrounded by West Coast nature and beauty, you'll find a welcoming contemporary atmosphere awaits you at Float Lounge in Black Rock Oceanfront Resort.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
GOOD FOOD BAD SERVICE

This place gets busy at night. The girls have to sit people down take orders and make the drinks themselves. I seen two different waitresses tell a couple to wait for the same table and to sit down once the guests get up. We ordered our food and nobody came to ask how it was or ask if we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
NICK C
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Surrey, Canada
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Scenic view
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Surrey, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This place gets busy at night. The girls have to sit people down take orders and make the drinks themselves. I seen two different waitresses tell a couple to wait for the same table and to sit down once the guests get up. We ordered our food and nobody came to ask how it was or ask if we wanted... More 

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We ordered the special which was smoked beef sandwich and smoked seafood chowder. Sandwich was good, however the chowder was terrible. I should have sent it back the minute it arrived to our table, because it looked like potato salad. Very dry, big pieces of potatoes, little seafood. Potatoes were very hard, not sure if it was undercooked or it... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Nice place to eat. Good selection on the menu at reasonable prices. Friendly efficient waiting staff.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We only had takeout from the Float lounge but was very happy with the shellfish bucket we had. The garlic butter sauce was delicious and the amount of shellfish was very good for the price. Will definitely be getting it again next time!

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Cold Lake, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stayed across town, but a few of the locals recommended we check this place out. My husband and I came for supper one evening, and could not believe the view. It was absolutely amazing to look out over the ocean from atop the rocks while we ate. The food was good, and I found there were still plenty of... More 

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Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

First off, this place has great views o the cost line, so if you just want a quick drink with a nice view, this would be good. But for a meal, try somewhere else. Food was just average, especially for the price paid. Beers are local brews, so that is nice. The "Cracken" meal is a sandwich with two fried... More 

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North Vancouver, BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This is a very cute spot if you are staying at the hotel, doesn't open until 3:00, but has very comfortable, cushy seating areas and great views. Didn't order food, but we saw some that looked wonderful (slider assortment). Everything was good except the lemon drop martini - not one of the better ones I have had unfortunately.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Great martinis to go with the view! Goat cheesecake to die for. Sit at the bar or in a comfy lounge chair and soak up the atmosphere. Local beer on draft too. Very well priced.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Feeling spontaneous and like only having a light meal, we opted for a few appetizers and some drinks...all very good and the view is incredible!

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Abbotsford, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

loved that we could sit in a couch setting so that we could talk without yelling across the table to each other, and able to watch the beach as the sunset. food very casual with fun flair and a lot of thought put into the mixed drink menu. also love that they had local beer micro breweries' beers instead of... More 

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Additional Information about Float Lounge

Address: 596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-726-4800
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Barkley Sound  >  Ucluelet
Average Prices: USD 8 - 19
Cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Pub, Tapas, Wine Bar

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Barkley Sound  >  Ucluelet
  • Phone Number: +1 250-726-4800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 19
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Pub, Tapas, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Scenic view

Description

Sharing Spirited Cocktails and Ocean Views in Ucluelet, British Columbia Surrounded by the natural beauty and energy of Vancouver Island, Float Lounge in Ucluelet, BC offers a casual, contemporary atmosphere where city blues float away as easily as the tides. Cozy up to the glowing fireplace and relax with house inspired cocktails and spirited beverages. Our 50-seat Float Lounge features floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the mesmerizing Pacific Ocean, perfect for sunsets and storm watching. Watch waves crash on the rocky shoreline from the comfort of your seat under the remarkable wave inspired bar- no wetsuit required! Enjoy our light snack menu specially created for sharing with friends and family over warm conversation. Surrounded by West Coast nature and beauty, you'll find a welcoming contemporary atmosphere awaits you at Float Lounge in Black Rock Oceanfront Resort.

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