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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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“seafood pasta” (8 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 4 weeks ago

Outstanding food and service. Good wine list. Intimate setting and deck and views in the Summer. Reservations required. Well worth the visit.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I recently had a wonderful birthday dinner with my husband and six friends, at my favourite local restaurant. Everyone was pleased with their dinners & dessert, and service, as always, was gracious, efficient & informed. I love eating here in the winter, when the room...More

1  Thank BarbaraElizabeth
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Over and over during our time on the Sunshine Coast in July when we asked for restaurant recommendations we were told you must eat at Sweetwater Bistro. And I tell you now, you MUST eat at Sweetwater Bistro! The food was exceptional, the service was...More

Thank persephone67
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We were here a couple of weeks ago we actually ended up eating at the restaurant three times in the space of the week . That alone should tell you something , I wanted to keep going back and eat my way through the most...More

1  Thank sandralmd23
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

2  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

2  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".

Thank BC-Suncoaster
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
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 AM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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
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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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