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Clam Bucket Restaurant

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4479 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6G1, Canada
12:00 - 20:30
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Sun 12:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Best wings we've had in our trip! Excellent service, great prices for the quality. Absolutely loved the calamari!!!

Thank Gabriella G
Edmonton, Canada
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a unique place! The decor is fun/casual and really interesting. People look like they are having a good time while they are digging into their meals. As for our meals, we went there twice during our two week vacation to Vancouver Island. The B.C. Chardonnay was delicious as was our seafood dinners (i.e chicken breast with shrimp, baked potato,... More 

Thank Santolver
Victoria, Canada
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three generations of family went here for dinner. We all enjoyed the food. The clams and mussels were awesome. The salmon and parwns were very good.

Thank jar0sw
Cochrane, Canada
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Visited this place with a friend (who lives locally) after the lunch rush (is that even a "thing" in Port Alberni?) so we had the place almost entirely to ourselves. Clam Bucket is a popular restaurant with locals and if people that live there like it - it has to be a safe bet. It was. The prices are on... More 

Thank Brigitte H
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great food and a fun atmosphere. We eat here whenever we are in Port Alberni and the food is great with really good sized portions

Thank Sherry B
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch with friends. Food is great as always. Good service and nice atmosphere. Would recommend this restaurant. Great for families too.

Thank Janice K
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I ordered the fettuccine Alfredo and received a bowl of what amounted to Kraft dinner. It was made with cheddar cheese. I commented to the server and was told "it's only $10". I guess we can't expect quality unless it is over $20.

Thank Tony R
Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We did not expect to find this great place in the middle of Port Alberni. Menu choices were all good. Prices are reasonable as the portions are big. Great tasting food and presentation. The server was very pleasant and helpful. The place set up and decor is very interesting and still quite comfortable. The place has a "homey" feel to... More 

Thank Famtravelmom
Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Had excellent shellfish and other choices as well. Pleasant location, good service and low cost for great food. Easy to find with plenty of free parking.

Thank lmp20172017
Agassiz, Canada
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great decor, lotsa excellent food. LOVED their potato croquettes! A good place to bring kids too. Note:Parking lot across the street is a little dark...not sure it's the best area of town? Be sure to lock up.

Thank AgassizBCgirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4479 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: 12507315641

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