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Waterfront Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Canadian, Seafood
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440 Marine Dr, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sechelt, British Columbia
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had cod and chips and soup. Both were very good. The cod was crisp, lightly-battered, and served with delicious lightly-breaded fries. The soup was a tasty and tangy tomato soup served in an adequate portion. The coffee was good.

Thank don586
London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had breakfast here and it was very tasty. Good choice of menu and attentive service. Plus the View !!

Thank Andrew W
Vancouver, Canada
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

I've been here a few times and it's your standard diner fare - burgers, soups, sandwiches, steaks, bit of everything. They do a great job of fish & chips and seafood chowder, and it's a great location with a view of the harbour.

Thank CanuckGal84
Seattle, Washington, United States
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107 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

The Waterfront restaurant is on the Waterfront, in the heart of Gibsons, steps from Molly's Reach, and the pier at the foot of School Street. The view is excellent, 150 degree views of Shoal Channel, Keats Island and the Harbour entrance. The decor, like Molly's Reach, is 70's and 80's vintage, and it adds to the charm as you walk... More 

Thank Franklin N
Gibsons, Canada
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201 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

The place has a nice view of the Sound, coffee is average, the food is the usual American style food. Maybe they could use a specialty item to draw people in more.

Thank mellowjude
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

I had the halibut dinner and was very disappointed. The fish was very thin and dry. It looked like it had been reheated. The vegetables were atrocious --completely overcooked and soggy. I would not be surprised if they were frozen. My wife had fish and chips. Again the fish was tasteless but the chips were OK. It is such a... More 

Thank chrisalberta
Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Went here because Mollys was closed on a Thursday, and this place turned out to be lovely. Beautiful view of the harbor, an involved owner who clearly appreciated our business, quiet inside, good fish, reasonable prices, excellent beer and wine very well-priced.

Thank Mark M
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We (family of six) had dinner here twice and ordered about 8 different meals between us. All of the meals were very good and the portions were very generous, even the senior sized meals. Prices are very reasonable. On both occasions we received friendly and fast service. The view is absolutely gorgeous. The building and furniture might be a bit... More 

Thank Dutchgirl101
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19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Nice place to eat, with amazing view! Service was great, food was excellent! Lots of menu selections to choose from. We both had the fish & chips and loved every bite! The seafood chowder looked so good, we will have to go back to Gibsons to try it!

Thank SilversandsAB
Hope, Canada
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Well, not what I had anticipated after seeing pics, somewhat outdated, cobwebs high in the rafters and I don't mean just a few, carpet was kinda icky but the food was halfway decent. I had the seafood fettuccine in a cream sauce, big portion, just didn't have a wow factor that I was hoping for. My husband had a curry... More 

Thank Noelle H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Canadian, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Marine Dr, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Gibsons
  • Phone Number: 604.886.2831

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?