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Steveston Heritage Fishing Village

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Address: Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 604-275-9452
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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A 19th-century frontier seaport is reborn more than 100 years later into a...

A 19th-century frontier seaport is reborn more than 100 years later into a picturesque working fishing village.

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Cool little fishermans wharf

There are tons of restaurants and little shops to visit. You can also buy fish directly from boats which is pretty awesome.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Carmel, Indiana
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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are tons of restaurants and little shops to visit. You can also buy fish directly from boats which is pretty awesome.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant charming village by the sea. Quiet place to enjoy a day. There are restaurants, shops, piers where fishing boats return with their catch to sell. When you are done with Steveston, stop by Richmond town centre visit Yaohan Mall food court to experience an array of Asian food delights. Richmond is truly The China Town of Vancouver Metropolitan.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We keep returning to Steveston, at least twice a year recently. There always seems to be something new to experience and the variety of restaurants, coffee shops and stores can easily make you forget how much time - and how much money - one can spend there.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love visiting this historic fishing village every time I visit Vancouver ...the vibe, architecture and seafood is great...we ate at Daves seafoods...clam chowder New England style (creamy) followed by pan fried halibut ...so delicious. A walk along the waterfront at sunset (4pm) as winter is always stunning. Followed by rum lattes and mocha coffees to warm up at Rocanini.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This sleepy looking little wonderland is a short distance to the south of Steveston either walk or cycle. It's well worth a look so long as you are careful not to disturb the few rare people who live here. I hope they will be maintained in some way. They live very simply and make their own contribution to the place... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great family oriented place to visit. The Cannery Museum is very informative. Walking through the quite and peaceful Fishing Sea Port with fishing boats offering fresh caught sea food is fantastic. Numerous eateries and bars surround the area and they offer a variety of fresh sea food. I love walking around the great area and always get a good meal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a quaint Fishing Village, on Lulu Island and is part of Richmond. Plenty of restaurants but my favourite on is Pagos located near the Steveston cannery. If you are visiting Vancouver going to Steveston either for a day out or for a meal is highly recommended.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the price of admission is a little costly the museum is worth visiting. It gives you a look into the history of Stevenson's fishing history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Worth to see..Especially in spring or autumn..Nice restaurants and cafes..Very close the Richmond,BC center..Ideal for seaside walking...

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Awesome village on the waterfront. Lots to see and do. Great music when we were there, a man playing an accordion kept us all entertained. Fun to shop for fresh seafood right off the boats. We bought a beautiful fresh salmon on ice and packed it home in our saddlebag! Parking looked tricky, it's a congested area but we were... More 

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