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Smitty's Oyster House

643 School Rd., Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
+1 604-886-4665
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (62 reviews)
“lime prawns” (6 reviews)
“fritters” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
643 School Rd., Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The waitresses were rude & unprofessional. Swearing and complaining about other customers is not appropriate. We sat at the bar and the service was slow, the inside was empty. My husband loves oysters so we went back last night and the hostess was also rude....More

Thank tomcattom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hot sunny spring day and smitty's is packed. Nice staff. Great view. I had the oyster po boy. Three little sandwiches with crispy fries. Beer was good and cold. Great place to visit. Good early on the weekend.

Thank Preston S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some minor menu changes; but the favorites are still there: fish fritters (cod or halibut) with fries or salad. Wonderfully prepared. Generous salads, great, spicy pulled pork sliders. Sit at the outside table on a warm day, or enjoy the bar & tables inside. Watch...More

Thank Sid569
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like the Vancouver waterfront dining then this is not to be missed. fashioned after a Famous Vancouver Oyster house, it is hip for the coast. Great views, fun decor and harbor views. A fun day in Gibsons includes Smitty's.

Thank Adeleatthecoast
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Smitty's on the recommendation of friends. It was a great find - upbeat and lively. The place was packed when we arrived (good idea to reserve next time!) but they took care of us for the time we needed to wait. The...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We came here on a Thursday at noon. The place filled up quickly and it was just one server on. We were warmly welcomed and sat at the bar. We ordered the garlic prawns which were cooked to perfection and the server offered us more...More

Thank slinkymalinky143
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

A business meeting doesn't get much better than sitting outside Smitty's watching the boats and the ocean with a plate of great food in front of you. Smitty's is a real treat for a Sumer meal. Family style tables, casual atmosphere, wonderful food. Plan on...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We spent a day trip on the Sunshine Coast and discovered Smitty's on our way back to Vancouver. This diner can be a bit tricky to find but it's just behind Molly's Reach Restaurant which is visible from Marine Drive. This diner appears to be...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great place to have good seafood and other items. Outdoor seating in the summer. Fun place for gatherings and socializing.

Thank Daria H
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Had an amazing meal at Smitty's last night. We shared a huge lobster with two sides of chili lime prawns. Wow!!

Thank Paul T
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Nearby Attractions
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91 reviews
.08 km away
Gibsons Public Market
15 reviews
.42 km away
Gibsons Tapworks
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.16 km away
Gibsons Visitor Centre
13 reviews
1.05 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
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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