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“Superb food”

Cardero's Restaurant & Live Bait Marine Pub
Ranked #28 of 3,945 Restaurants in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $40
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Neighborhood: Downtown
Description: Cardero’s Restaurant in Coal Harbour offers spectacular waterfront dining right in the marina. Enjoy tasty wok dishes to share, fresh seafood, an extensive wine list, and much more. You can dine and watch as their talented kitchen team prepares your food from their open kitchen. The Live Bait Marine Pub features live music Sunday through Thursday from 9:00pm, a great place to grab a bite and pint and enjoy some tunes with friends!
Reviewed June 17, 2013

Went there with friends and I am amazed at the quality of the food. Humus was right on the dot, the steak / halibut were just to kill for.

Presentation is highly trimmed / standardized, no creativity on that front, but clean and interesting, brought the flavor to my nostrils as if it was targeting them.

The choice of wine is reasonable and pretty much all their food goes spotless with the Ripasso (Tomassi family).

Remarkable and friendly service, not a single mistake. Spotless.

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Thank Jean-Francois L
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Reviewed June 17, 2013

Nice food,good service,pleasant place to eat or just for a drink ,right on the harbour,not expensive but much better than fast food joints like "Earls"

Thank TonyEvs19
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Reviewed June 17, 2013

Lovely position sitting over the water at the harbour. The service was very good and the selection offered was excellent.

Would certainly recommend this restaurant to those visiting the area.

Thank PRS839
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Reviewed June 16, 2013

Next to our hotel, we wandered in. 30 minutes to get a table isn't bad without a reservation, & we could walk the boardwalk along the Bay as a great way of passing the time. The service was good, food well done, & the patio was great! What a view!

Thank MumJakeShy
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Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Two of us discovered Carderos on a recent trip to Vancouver and we're so pleased that we went. One of the best meals we had in the city. It was really busy, and as we didn't have reservations we weren't sure we would get seated, but were quickly offered seats outside on the heated patio. Each chair had an additional blanket in case it got chilly. (We didn't use them but it was a nice touch ) The food and service were fantastic. We paired the meal with a Quails Gate Gewurztraminer white wine - nectar! We ate prawn dumplings and fish tacos for starters, following with stirfried prawns and eggfried rice, and a glazed salmon with veggies. All absolutely delicious. The pastas and pizzas being delivered to tables around us also looked really good. We would definitely book to go to Carderos again when returning to Vancouver.

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