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Olive & Anchor

6418 Bay St, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2H1, Canada
+1 604-921-8848
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6418 Bay St, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2H1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Olive and Anchor has become one of our Horseshoe Bay favourites and we have always enjoyed our meal. Make sure to ask if there are any specials available; we had halibut the last time we were there which was prepared perfectly and absolutely delicious.

Thank James S B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a flatbread with salmon. It was quite tasty and original. My husband had the cioppino, which was very good, but had some pasta in it, high was different. Service was Great, even though the place was full. With the Boathouse restaurant closed, this...More

Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While waiting for the ferry, my wife took me into this restaurant, seeing it was full of patrons. What a mistake. We chose a anchor burger, and crispy chicken burger, both served with the soup of the day. At $18 per burger, plus $2 each...More

Thank happy21c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quick little stop in Horseshoe Bay was a pleasant little adventure. A quaint sea village where the bc ferries go in and out of. We asked a local where she recommended for us to have lunch. She said, "Hands down, you need to eat...More

Thank Danielle C
Reviewed October 5, 2018

My husband and I stopped in here for a bite to eat before our ferry ride. The pub is conveniently located in walking distance from the ferry terminal, service was good, food was tasty (the mussels were delicious), and everything was reasonably priced. Would recommend...More

Thank Callista B
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Great brunch on Saturday until noon. Never open on Sunday. Great food, great service. Not to be missed. By the way, all their food is tops. Not just brunch. Faces the water. Cozy and casual. Locals love it.

Thank Christina H
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

While the decor may be understated, the food and service at the Olive & Anchor is excellent. The smoked salmon flatbread is one of my personal favs and the pavlova dessert is absolutely fabulous. It is in a beautiful location and well worth the drive.

Thank ebachynski
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I had the Fresh Halibut and Chips. They were very fresh and tasty, although I found the batter to be a bit heavy. The food was served very hot. Although the food was very fresh, I found it to be a bit pricey for what...More

Thank Michaelonthecoast
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Wow, how often can you find a ferry terminal with a restaurant that is so super? Certainly not in the UK. The four of us ordered a range of dishes, all were good sized portions, hot when served and very palatable. A really good meal...More

Thank lin4197
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Somewhat a lack of ambiance, more like a pub inside but maybe that's what they aim for. A good assortment of wines offered. My wife had a Fried Brussel Sprouts appetizer($13.00) that was tasty, and an order of Yam Fries, lots in the basket! I...More

Thank thomashardy777
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January 25, 2017|
Response from Rick K | Property representative |
Thanks for your question! We have Chicken Tikka Masala as a gluten-free meal on the regular menu. However, our chef has the ability to modify non-gluten free meals into gluten-free. We also have the gluten-friendly sheet... More
August 24, 2016|
Response from Michele D | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the restaurant directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $27
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6418 Bay St, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2H1, Canada (Formerly Ya Ya's Oyster Bar)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  West Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-921-8848
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Overlooking the waters of Horseshoe Bay, Olive & Anchor offers casual, great value dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner served in a relaxed atmosphere by friendly and professional staff. Our menu is all about simple, home-made, un-fussy and delicious food using only fresh produce.
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