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Great place for seafood

Love the pier, great place to buy some seafood and just stand and watch to seals and boats cruising... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Victoria, Canada
One of my Favorite places to visit

Lots of charm and very scenic. Wandered on the beach looking for shells and treasures with the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marnie S
Burns Lake, Canada
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Iconic Pier situated along the waterfront in Sidney BC
Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the pier, great place to buy some seafood and just stand and watch to seals and boats cruising by.

Thank KitRaetsen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of charm and very scenic. Wandered on the beach looking for shells and treasures with the kids.

Thank Marnie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice spot to look over the bay. A good Fish Market and a good restaurant are also there. Nice to go there for a little walk.

Thank tripZeist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very short pier but a great place to watch the setting sun, boats and a distant whale if you are lucky. I am in love with Nova Scotia.

Thank Joanie4875
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You're on Beacon Avenue and you just keep on walking over the water. They even have a small area where children can borrow, for free, proper PFDs so that they're safe on or around the water. Whether you're watching a sailing race or just people...More

Thank Harmony7328
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

What's to say about a peir? Well, everybody's doing it so it must be for a reason. It's along the walkway on the waterfront, not a long walk but I think it's worth the effort. On the weekend you'll find plenty of crab fishers with...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed September 11, 2018

There are two piers off the 2.5 km Rotary Heart Walk. This review addresses the Sidney Fishing Pier, an L-shaped structure which, from signage, appears to have an 'artificial reef' along its length (Underwater Fish Structures); although on a fairly choppy, misty day these weren't...More

Thank ozcan1
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

I was in Sidney with a couple of hours and I decided to check out the Sidney Pier. The park was the cleanest I have ever seen. The park has nice views of the Salish Sea. Worth checking out if you’re in town and have...More

Thank PHB11716
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Excellent to go to. Beautiful and the pier is so beautiful. I rate this 10000000/10000000% . Amazing place to go and do sight seeing.

Thank nikki792018
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Sidney is a beautiful town but the Pier is the best part, lots to see and enjoy for the whole family

Thank June E
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