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Smitty's Oyster House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood,
643 School Rd., Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
+1 604-886-4665
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (71 reviews)
“sliders” (5 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
643 School Rd., Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walking by and asked if we could buy some oysters no only to eat in. So we decided to try some.. They were fresh and the seasonings were great too. We had six and a drink. No problem some restaurants try to get...More

Thank rssrob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our boat over from Vancouver to have fresh oysters at Smitty's. It was a long weekend so we anchored at Plumper Bay on Keat's Island and took the tender over. These guys really know how to properly shuck an oyster. We had a...More

Thank CanadagalsVancouver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a good place to have dinner, nice atmosphere, friendly service, good menu, good food, very enjoyable,

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great lunch and good wine in a vibrant atmosphere. Good service and great location and a neat view of the harbour.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We were here for dinner on Good Friday (after calling to make sure they are open) and we were not disappointed. Got seated at the bar (where the actions are) and ordered fresh oysters, chowder, chili lime prawns, salmon cakes, and the mussel & chorizo...More

Thank jsgiguere
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Nestled on the Wharf of Gibson’s Harbour, Smitty’s Oyster house opens at noon. We sat at the bar facing out onto the water so that we could chat while the waiter shucked oysters. He explained about the different types of local oysters available, so we...More

Thank allspice502016
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We had a great meal here on our last visit to the Sunshine Coast in March 2017, and flagged this as a must for our return trip. The fresh oysters, salmon cakes and po'boys were even better than we remembered. They had three types of...More

1  Thank chauglum
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Smitty’s is a must visit when in the charming village of Lower Gibsons....outstanding sea food as well as a very social extra long table outside on the sea wall....meet the locals and enjoy the magic of this lovely Sunshine Coast town.

Thank Carol1997
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Excellent dinner and service accompanied by the freshest sea food, makes Smitty's a must if you visit the island. Already looking forward to the next time!

Thank John L
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

They ran out of chowder, but then I decided to get the Curried Cod dish and wow. Just absolutely delicious. And the service and atmosphere are great. It was a memory-making stop. 👍❤️

Thank Laura S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 School Rd., Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Gibsons
  • Phone Number: +1 604-886-4665
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