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“Great meal”
Review of Shelter Restaurant

Shelter Restaurant
Ranked #8 of 60 Restaurants in Tofino
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $25
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

The food was great and we enjoyed a large salad, seafood cowder, salmon burger and Asian salad.
Ambience was comfortable and service was excellent.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

After driving through a snowstorm over the mountain pass, we looked forward to a nice meal on our first night in the Tofino area. We found Shelter and were not disappointed! The brussel sprout appetizer was great. My salmon with shrimp risotto was excellent, and my wife’s flat iron steak frites was cooked to perfection. Nice selection of local beer as well! Very good service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 540brentd
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Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

OMG it was awesome to come back to this fabulous restaurant upon our return to Tofino. To start we tried the Shelter Mules, a wonderful concoction of in house cucumber infused vodka, ginger and mint, yummy! I couldn't resist the Meares chowder followed by the ling cod burger, sensational. My wife had the tuna stack which was totally delicious. We'll probably return before we leave this paradise. Oh, did I mention the beach oyster plate, simply divine.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bentley333
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Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Had the best meal here. I talk about it often love the brussel sprouts. Really loved the steak frites, so good

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rob U
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

If you are like me when bringing a dog on vacation can sometimes be challenging, figuring out how to make meals work and to leave the pup in the car, or at the rental (if allowed) and it’s nice to be able to have a change from take out.
Shelter goes above and beyond and allows (behaved) dogs in their charming covered patio area. It was honestly a lifesaver! To top it off the server was incredibly friendly and welcoming, and the food was excellent - definitely have the Thai mussels and fries and the Shelter mule. We will be back again for sure.

Date of visit: February 2019
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