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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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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (66 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 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
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The four of us had dinner at this cool restaurant on the Gibson's waterfront. The food was simply outstanding. That combined with a unique atmosphere made for a memorable experience.

Thank kcchambers
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Nice place right on the water in Gibsons. Not many tables, so not crowded which was nice. My husband had the cod fritters which were in small bite sized pieces making them way more tasty than regular sized fish & chips could ever be and...More

Thank krsthom
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a nice place to take newcomers to the Sunshine Coast to have them experience the easy going attitude of the community in a location with a harbour view.

Thank Gibsonsguy
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stopped here on the way back from Secret Cove for lunch. The food was delish and lived up to its reputation. Would definitely make the trip to Gibsons just for this restaurant. It was casual, but the playlist was awesome and the service great,

Thank Travelbug1967_8
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I'm hesitant to write a good review for Smitty's as it is already hard to get in unless you have a reservation but suffice it to say ...I love this place! So fun! Not for everyone. The music is loud, the waiters and oyster shuckers...More

Thank Colleen56_11
Reviewed 6 September 2017

As other reviews point out, the staff here are rude and impatient, beyond belief actually! The oysters are average, not exactly fresh and although they grated the horseradish fresh it didn't seem to have much of a kick to it! The salmon cakes however were...More

Thank s_hearsum90
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Apparently this place is all about the tips or accidental lack thereof as my visiting friend discovered. Server brashly pointed out to my friend that he undertipped her instead of selecting the default 20% gratuity option. Definitely not worth a 20% premium for such dubious...More

1  Thank sksuh
Reviewed 29 August 2017

as stated above the food was good,but, it was extremely noisy from the piped in music at such an annoying level,you could not carry on a conversation, when requested to turn it down they did,for 2 minutes and then cranked it back up again. both...More

Thank montyf881
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Do Not Sit Yourself This place was busy. They did well in crowd control. The food was pricey and tasty. The chap who shucks rock oysters knelt down, tied both his shoelaces, touched his hands on the floor, then scratched his backside (without washing his...More

Thank TequilaVancouver
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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
View, Groups, Local cuisine
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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