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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%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
280 Gower Point Road | British Columbia, Gibsons, British Columbia VON 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you wish an outstanding dining experience, in a jewel of a restaurant, visit SweetWater Bistro. Superb food, service, and atmosphere, this restaurant has it all, and more! The food is freshly prepared, always creatively delicious, and includes a nightly vegetarian special beyond expectation. A...More

2  Thank NaniamoBar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on numerous recommendations from friends we boarded the ferry to the Sunshine Coast & a short drive later arrived at this quaint adult only restaurant. We sat outside as it was a beautiful balmy evening. The biggest challenge is deciding what to order! Whatever...More

2  Thank CKJ_MOM3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have had dinner here a f3-4 times a year over the last 4 years and have always found the food too be great and the service friendly and efficient.

2  Thank Doug R
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Really enjoy going to this little restaurant in Gibsons. Great atmosphere and very delicious food. The service was great.

1  Thank kellyf0ley
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Diverse menu and superb good. Service was impeccable. Not the cheapest place in town, but you get top quality.

2  Thank Totally_Trustworthy
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the most outstanding food and service. Do not miss a chance to treat yourself to this amazing bistro!

2  Thank The_salt_lady_BC
Reviewed 2 April 2017

A rustic structure turned into a restaurant. It has been there close to 6yrs. This has a great relaxing atmosphere. From it's elevated position on the hill in lower Gibson, you get to look out at the harbour as there are lots of windows. In...More

1  Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! Have been here before and came back for more. Not disappointed. Amazing food! Fresh seafood perfectly prepared. The desserts are unbelievably good. This place is a must!! Love SweetWater!

2  Thank Drew D
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I really enjoyed the fantastic view and cozy atmosphere of this delightful bistro in the centre of Gibsons. The food is excellent and they have a great wine list! I would recommend this place as a first stop on your visit here!

2  Thank June M
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Nearby Attractions
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Doris C
Do they have a takeout menu or just dine in options only. Thank you.b
5 May 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
No, sorry, we do not do takeout ... We'd rather have you dine with us ;)
Are you open every night?
17 April 2017|
Response from sweetwaterGibsons | Property representative |
Hi there, Winter hours we are open Wednesday to Saturday Summer, Tuesday to Saturday :)
Can they provide gluten free food with a choice
10 March 2017|
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
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.