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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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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“red snapper” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Sweetwater offers fab food with friendly and engaging service in a casual coast environment. The limited but varied menu is coupled with fine wine selection. Large portions, so appies only if you have generous time or share. Our party enjoyed duck, lamb and pork schnitzel....More

1  Thank O9134TJjohnl
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have been going to Sweet Water since it opened. I operated a BB in Gibsons and sent my guest there as well. The hospitality of the Owner/Hosts, Brigitta and Andrew, enhance the ambiance. The delicious meals that flow from the kitchen are, too soon,...More

1  Thank Innspyred2
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Variety, quality, service. This is THE #1 fine dining restaurant on the Sunshine Coast by far, and better than many 5-star places anywhere else. A true "find".

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Gibsons on the Sunshine Coast has moved on and upwards from its old Beachcomber image portrayed on the 70's TV shop. There is a different modern vibe which is vibrant and when it comes to restaurants, world class. Lots of choices these days but the...More

1  Thank Gaynor B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We visited Sweetwater after attending a very small wedding. The proprietor went to extra effort to congratulate the wedded couple even decorating a dessert especially, and we all enjoyed the meal. The schnitzel on special was excellent and the fresh fish was also good. The...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

recently renovated, the deck is a very nice space to dine al fresco. recent guests celebrating a birthday here reported the service was top notch fish done beautifully good wine recommendation from host well priced pea risotto to die for sadly, the beets in salad...More

Thank garthdavid
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Feel like an adventure? Take the Pacific Ferry from Coal Harbour or Horseshoe Bay then head directly to the Sweetwater Bistro then catch a return trip to the City via BC Ferrirs, the return trip is always free or if you are lucky enough to...More

1  Thank Gogogal55
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The photos of the food don't do it justice, as the presentation and flavours were top notch. Ordered the scallop and shrimp cakes with a lamb sirloin entree, and the ingredients were fresh and prices were reasonable for a higher end establishment. Decor of the...More

2  Thank mtbguy604
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Four of us dined here on a Thursday night. Friendly professional welcome and a good menu. It would be unfair to say that we were surprised by how good the food was but we were all very impressed by the quality and size of our...More

1  Thank snaps33
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We wanted to take my son and his girlfriend out for a nice meal while visiting them on the Sunshine Coast. They recommended this restaurant and we were very pleased with this choice. We all selected a different entre from the menu: red snapper for...More

Thank Pat S
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Questions & Answers
Doris C
5 May 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
No, sorry, we do not do takeout ... We'd rather have you dine with us ;)
17 April 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Hi there, Winter hours we are open Wednesday to Saturday Summer, Tuesday to Saturday :)
11 March 2017|
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Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Yes, we have gluten free options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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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