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Rockwater Secret Cove Resort

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5356 Ole's Cove Rd, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
+1 877-296-4593
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners there at a recent stay. They were open in Easter Sunday, which I was grateful for - nearly every restaurant in the area was closed that night. All of the food we had was very good, but the prices were high for the environment. It looks like a mid range restaurant with high... More 

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Thank L S
2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is no denying that this location is fabulous. It's just too bad that the food doesn't match the view. We went the other night after the resort sent out a flyer to the locals announcing the new chef and menu. We were excited to see the change. HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT! Let's start with the fact that the wines are marked... More 

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Thank ClaireByahoo
Sechelt, Canada
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking leaves a lot to be desired--drive down a narrow roadway and hope that you can find a spot. Once parked it is necessary to back out the full distance as the roadway leads to a dead end. The dining room is average but not as elegant as one would expect for such a high end resort. We had a... More 

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Thank biker2Sechelt_B_C_
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rockwater Resort is in a fine and lovely location. In the winter they put out a three course special for $29... We went on a Friday night and it was very busy... The restaurant got very hot after our first hour there... in fact it started to become quite uncomfortable...! The service was friendly and our wait person was... More 

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1 Thank Daniel S
White Rock, Canada
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast, lunch and dinner over the two days that we were there. The breakfast was the most reasonably priced but everything on the menu was a good value for the quality of the meals presented.

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1 Thank IshiSauder
Madeira Beach, Florida
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Birthday dinner with two friends. Excellent food and service. Very professional but relaxing. Nice ambience.

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1 Thank shaz123227
Madeira Park, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

No mention of the closure on the website or facebook page. Call ahead to be sure the restaurant is open. We drove all the way there after looking at the website and facebook page to find the restaurant closed for reno's.

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Thank pessie20
Vancouver, Canada
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313 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

There aren't many fine dining options on the Sunshine Coast, so we were happy to stumble across Rockwater's restaurant. Beautifully situated, with a view like Tofino (without the long ferry ride/drive). Very friendly and helpful service. Flatiron steak was excellent, in particular the fabulous and complex gravy. Unfortunately the ahi tuna didn't measure up, and was more medium/welldone than seared.... More 

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Thank lomimu
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Rockwater in July 2016 and were a little disappointed with the hospitality. The view was absolutely incredible, arguably even better than the pictures. And the room was small but clean and cozy. All common areas (pool, restaurant, dock, etc) were run down and looked like they needed to be cleaned and/or repaired. We asked... More 

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Thank Allison F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The service was excellent, the portions just right, the menu options were varied including an excellent vegetarian choice. Drinks on the patio overlooking the water followed by 2 hours of leisurely dining. The price is on the high end for the sunshine coast but the food was worth it. a good selection of appetizers and main courses including lots of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5356 Ole's Cove Rd, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Halfmoon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 877-296-4593

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?