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SweetWater Bistro

280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
+1 604-886-2024
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“red snapper” (9 reviews)
“scallops” (17 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (8 reviews)
French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had a wonderful time here. It’s in lower Gibsons, in a cute little rooftop of a little home. The food is spectacular and the location is amazing. This is really fine dining Gibsons-style.

Thank Andrea O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu might have changed, but not the quality. It's now more tapas, which means you can share with your friends, and you get to try more of the items on the menu. And you don't necessarily have to have a big meal. We did...More

Thank embracelife1
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We only decided to eat here because our first choice was about to close. Boy, I am glad they did close early because this was way better. The staff and owner were so friendly and made us feel welcome even though we didn't have a...More

Thank brumfanabroad
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Wow we had such an amazing dinner last night for our son’s birthday!!! Loved the share menu!!!! The lamb and ribs were sooooo tasty The service was very good and very attentive. Brigitta was so wonderful! Thank you

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

It has been a busy summer. We went back to the Sweetwater for dinner last night. Was not to sure about the new menu. It was excellent. Once again Andrew and Brigitta did not disappoint, the new menu let’s you try a variety of different...More

1  Thank nick_bergnach
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The thing to know about this place is that they do not post a menu, so if you see one on line it is not up to date. The food simply was great...I enjoyed the crab cakes and lamb especially. That said, the ordering is...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

It was a very busy evening all the other restaurants in town were closed one dish took a while to come out but the other dishes tasted great the dessert was a bit disappointing but for the stress they were under they did a good...More

Thank Al_Falfa1234
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The new format of the Sweet Water Bistro is a share plate menu. Quality of the food we share was excellent. The star of the show are the Seafood Cakes (shrimp, scallop and crab cake) served with a tasty slaw. Overall prices are medium high...More

Thank paddlerdave23
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Like this place best in the fall/winter when it is rainy outside but cosy inside. Delicious food, hardest working staff and good ambience. But summer is good, too with a deck that looks on to the harbour. Go!

Thank sarahtW4511ZX
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Arrived on our boat on the Canada day weekend and enjoyed a few share plates on the Saturday. Food was great, service good, and we are planning a dinner for four this Friday ! Can't wait.

Thank 449gord
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Questions & Answers
13 June 2018|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Sorry Jane, I just saw this message now ... I hope you came in 🌸 Enjoy the sunshine ☀️
Doris C
5 May 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
No, sorry, we do not do takeout ... We'd rather have you dine with us ;)
17 April 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Hi there, Winter hours we are open Wednesday to Saturday Summer, Tuesday to Saturday :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 am
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5:30 pm - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Gibsons
  • Phone Number: +1 604-886-2024
  • E-mail
Refreshingly uncomplicated and delciious food. Service with excellence overlooking Gibsons Landing and the Harbour. Outdoor patio. Join us in historic Gibsons Landing.
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