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Clam Bucket Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Canadian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews seafood clams salad salmon fries chowder ling cod potatoes rice steak cakes huge portions great dinner decent food visiting port vancouver island platter
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In port for the day Shopping and business Stopped for lunch ,recommended by a friend So stopped in I had a burger which was soo ! Good the others chose seafood 2 of them sharing platter and the other just clams We all tucked in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Nancy P
Reviewed November 8, 2018

On our way back from Tofino heading to Courteney.....we were starving, once again. The AAA book only had 3 listings for lunch and the Clam Bucket fortunately was one of them. Easy to find right on Victoria Quay, one block off the main street.......fun waitress,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank candydawn
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Very good usually get halibut but decided to try the Ling Cod as we had friends tell us it was good here. They were right very good not halibut but still very good. Yam fries were also great. Friendly staff as well. Worth the drive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JeremyL310
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Every visit has been great. Service is good, friendly waitresses. Normally have been having a couple of Applebee’s instead of a main dish. Calamari and Caesar salad with a beer!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank QuibSmib
Reviewed October 11, 2018

A large selection of options on the menu, particular emphasis on seafood - after all this is Port Alberni. The portions are huge - everyone took home a doggy bag for next day's lunch. Good vegetarian options, the oyster dishes were all done to perfection....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank RobB3778
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Loved the blackboard on the way in. “We may not be fine dining but we are sure are fun dining”. Definitely fun but also such good food! The appetizer list is seafood seafood seafood. But there is more for those with different ideas of what...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AnneMarie767
Reviewed September 21, 2018

I can only imagine there is NO BAD item on the menu. very fresh ingredients. caps Neptune, awesome. lots of food. the toasted bread, scrumptious. chowder was fabulous,

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shadow069_10
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Hands down the best food around. We’ve been here twice and had the same waitress who is funny and always on top of everything.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tina K
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We came here in 2012 no as hungry as today and you have to be to enjoy this awesome Platter for two. We wod recommend to stop by and try. Excellent table service and kind service. So good!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank seeker_2019
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We went salmon fishing at sea for the morning and i asked our fisherman boat captain for a recommendation for lunch. He mentioned here in a slightly critical way but we went anyway and I’m glad we ignored his slightly tainted advice. Seafood platter was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank nomadic811
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