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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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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“red snapper” (9 reviews)
“scallops” (17 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (8 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
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CUISINES
French, Seafood, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Always a great restaurant with now a Tapas selection. A great way to spend summer on the coast. You will enjoy the food Andrew and Brigetta put together.

Thank shamus44
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The food was great and service was good, but the portion was very small. Ordered 4 items on the menu for 2 people and wasn't full after dinner. The food was tapas style with limited options.

Thank ZzzZzzK
Reviewed 28 June 2018

I live nearby and eat at the SweetWater Bistro often. The food is suberb and I like the new menu as it is great for sharing. The service is wonderful but my favourite part is the dessert, Creme Caramel......As a friend described it: " If...More

Thank peggyk827
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We have been to Sweetwater Bistro for our 15th Anniversary and Birthdays. Beautiful view, and the food was excellent. They had a three course special that was worth it. Fresh ingredients, seasonal dishes and amazing service. I recommend making a reservation, the do get busy...More

1  Thank ericakittson22
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a really nice restaurant for a relaxing, delicious meal with excellent service. Helpful wine recommendations. Lovely view and great quality. Thanks for a spectacular evening.

Thank andiamocipresto
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are spending a week on the Sunshine Coast and on our second night in Gibsons we tried sweetwater . We didn't have a reservation but the waitress took us right away and we sat at the bar . The place was...More

1  Thank Dave H
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Questions & Answers
JaneWxyz
13 June 2018|
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Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Sorry Jane, I just saw this message now ... I hope you came in 🌸 Enjoy the sunshine ☀️
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Doris C
5 May 2017|
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Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
No, sorry, we do not do takeout ... We'd rather have you dine with us ;)
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Leopardseeker
17 April 2017|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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
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Description
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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