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Starboard Grill

) #6 of 70 Restaurants in Port Alberni €€ - €€€ , Soups, Seafood
2 _ 5440 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
+1 778-421-2826
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (32 reviews)
“hot pot” (12 reviews)
“beet salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Canadian, Soups, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2 _ 5440 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at this restaurant on a cross Canada road trip and were very impressed with the service and food portions. The menu is varied and extensive and meals are reasonably priced and food portions are generous. The terrace overlooks the river and its possible...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, the sweet salmon chowder was delicious fabulous location right by the river, don't forget your sunglasses in the evening as the sun was blinding before sunset

Thank nickystewart
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Definitely the best view in town and the staff are great. We've been to this restaurant about half a dozen times and have found that the quality of the cooking is very inconsistent. Great view, great service, nice décor and plate presentation but the actual...More

Thank mim100
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Decided to have lunch here today and so glad we did! We both chose the BBQ Chicken soup!! Yum!! It was the special feature today and we hope it is put on the menu permanently.......so delicious! We also ordered the calamari as appetizer (great) plus...More

Thank Gema28
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Lovely place with great food. We kept adding people to join us and the staff was very welcoming about it. Service was excellent and the atmosphere pretty and relaxing. Sit outside if you can.

Thank floodnik
Reviewed 4 July 2017

After eating at the Startboard Grill numerous times I finally tried the Candied Salmon Chowder...can you say O.M.G... delicious! This restaurant serves a range of menu items that will tickle anyones palette. The servers were abundant and quick to check on you. The seating outside...More

1  Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Nice view, great food, good service. That's all you really need to know about this place. Would have never knows about it if we hadn't have gone on a random drive off the main road. Wish we had enough room in our stomachs to try...More

Thank Emma_Banner88
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch during a road trip. Nice location but didn't have the opportunity to try the food since none of the three servers bothered to take our orders. Walked out after 15 minutes.

Thank Patmoncrieff
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Such a pretty setting in a lovely working harbour. I am fussy about my fish and chips. The halibut and chips were simply perfect. Crisp, not greasy, served hot with malt vinegar and very nice tartar sauce. The chips were crisp on the outside and...More

Thank psychlone
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We picked this based on reviews and physical appearance. It's a nice looking restaurant and it has a nice outdoor dining area. Parking is on the street. There is no gluten free menu but they can work with you. Two of us had the sock...More

Thank Bensus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 _ 5440 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 778-421-2826
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