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Rodney's Oyster House

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
405-1228 Hamilton St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6L2, Canada
+1 604-609-0080
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (461 reviews)
“chowder” (56 reviews)
“fish stew” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
405-1228 Hamilton St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6L2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

atmosphere... All ruined by the manager asking us to leave so that he can improve the turnover and revenue. He Left a postit note on the bar by us for for the “parking fee” he wanted to charge us. He complained that I was not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Danhuhaw2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is in the hart of Yeletown ,we have a good lunch to day , my friend she love the place , the ambiance and the atmosphere is very unique , noise and not very comfortable and relax chairs , not a place for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TONY L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wicked atmosphere for business or any occasion. Great seafood selection. Lobster sandwich is outrageous!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank marksV254CM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve frequented a lot of oyster restaurants in my day and I don’t recall one of them not having a separate oyster menu describing the size and origin. For a place that has the words “oyster house” in its name, I’d expect to see more...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank azo49008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well we always like to have an afternoon to evening of oysters and all the other great eats here anytime of the day, week, month. You get it ..... ALWAYS, THE BEST Are THE FRESHest, SEXIEST AND ALWAYS DELICIOUS OYSTERS. The other best are the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SassGen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came during happy hour and sat by the bar. We were able to see the waiters prepare the dishes up close which was quite entertaining. The oysters were really good and fresh, the mussels were also great. Service was excellent - our server took...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gitay_g
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend Rodney’s for the yummy raw oysters, huge scallops and “to die for” shrimp...not to mention the mussels, lobster rolls, and fried oysters. ( I could go on, as we ordered everything on the appy menu!) Our server was good- super friendly- and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wannabeinthesun
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The guys at the bar are too busy making bro jokes and flirting with girls to give decent service. Took 15 minutes before any one of the 3 jokers to get a glass of water (much less take a drink order). Loud clowning around to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jacky C
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Happy hour with friends provided (relatively) inexpensive drinks, oysters and other bites. Our oysters were good, as were the lobster rolls (though there was WAY more roll than lobster). Coconut fried shrimp was tasty, the garlic shrimp ok. House white BC wine was fine. Service...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We arrived at 3 p.m. for their 3-6 p.m. reduced-price happy hour, and the place was already extremely busy--and full. (I suspect the lunch crowd just stayed on, and others arrived well before when the 3 p.m. specials started.) We were seated after a wait...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KenCookie
Yaletown & False Creek North
Yaletown has risen from the ashes of its
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responsible for originating of the phrase 'skid row'
might not call to mind independently-owned boutiques
and terraced cafes, but having swallowed the
waterfront lines of False Creek North, the resulting
amalgamation transformed the area into an elegant,
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May 24, 2018|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea. Why not give them a call?
March 6, 2018|
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Response from traveller32canada | Reviewed this property |
No it’s not really gluten-free friendly or veggie friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405-1228 Hamilton St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6L2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Neighborhood: Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Phone Number: +1 604-609-0080
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