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Starboard Grill

€€ - €€€, Soups, Seafood
2 _ 5440 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T7, Canada
+1 778-421-2826
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chowder” (33 reviews)
“beet salad” (5 reviews)
“hot pot” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 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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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome location wasted, imho. 50 minutes to serve dinner, very cold. Even after we sent 4 plates back (another 15 mins) barely warm. Didn't melt butter on potatoes. Ribs were dry after a reheat and $7 squewer of prawns reheated was like rubber. Waitress was...More

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Right on the water on a nice deck with great views. Our young waiter was excellent and very attentive. Food was very good though not huge portions. I had halibut and chips. Halibut was a very small portion and for $20 was expecting a larger...More

Thank geminigemini
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We visited the restaurant for a late dinner. We had no reservation, but the place wasn't busy, given the late hour. The food was very good, especially the halibut that was super fresh and prepared with care by the Chef, Brad, who came out to...More

Thank Aldo B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

6 of us had lunch there. All the portions were very generous, and food was good. The waitress, also was very personable. It took quite a while for our lunch to come however, so glad I wasn't on a work lunch break.

Thank Bertha41
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Good food down in the harbour with great ambience. Sit by the water's edge, sheltered from the wind and enjoy a range of appetizers, mains and desserts. We had the 'hot pot' - recommended by the locals - and were not disappointed. The raspberry creme...More

Thank Lynn A
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

What a view, breathtaking! The staff were amazing, very polite excellent service, even when we had to relocate inside due to wasps by our patio seating. The waitress helped us move everything inside no problem! The food came out super fast and was delicious :)...More

Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

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 4 August 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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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