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Rodney's Oyster House

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Yaletown & False Creek North
Bar, Seafood, Soups, Canadian
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405-1228 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6L2, Canada
+1 604-609-0080
11:30 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff at Rodney's (Christina) we incredibly accommodating to our group as we were looking for a place for a social and a bite to eat after the final evening of the VIWF. The wine list and after tasting wine for four day, more importantly the beer list was very good. The service wonderfully cheeky (an Aussie from Brisbane) and... More 

Thank 551karinl
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am a huge seafood fan and am always looking for the best spot to get some fresh oysters and other seafood. Rodney's has a very cool upbeat vibe that gives the feeling of energy, but allows for intimate conversation. The all male wait staff is extremely friendly and very helpful in picking the best oysters and other dishes. Rodney's... More 

Thank Magnus R
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Happening place low tide is amazing value - food is outstanding and fresh - great selection - staff is great

Thank johnschitka
Leon, México
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there with my husband to get a beer and an appetizer and we got a very good surprise. The food was amazing! I really recommend it; its a must in Vancouver.

Thank Sofia M
White Rock, Canada
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142 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are both fans of pan-fried oysters - and we have never had them better than we had this visit to Riodney. We also seriously enjoyed their delicious house bread (which they get daily from Liberty Bakery at Main & 21st Ave.in Vancouver), great craft beer selection and very friendly and efficient service. We haven't been in... More 

Thank Betty08Vancouver_BC
Chesterfield, Michigan
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527 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quirky place. Loud. But food was good. Service could have been faster. Oysters took forever but were good once they arrived. Waiter over charged us for too many drinks but did not catch it until later.

Thank PhoenisSunDog
Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really busy no matter what time of the day is so be sure to make a reservation. It is interesting to seat by the counter or upstairs where you can look down for some action of line cooks. Always good food and reasonable.

Thank Maakiii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had barely 30 hours in Vancouver, and a friend told me that Rodney's is the place to go. He was right. We sat in the bar area, and enjoyed a slew of appetizers. We asked the waiter to suggest a selection of oysters, and he did a great job of matching our preferences. To say the oysters were magnificent... More 

Thank Freedaddy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly helpful staff. Great food. Oysters are amazing!! Slapjack chowder is full of oysters potatoes and is very creamy and delightful. Manhattan chowder had excellent flavor and full of clams. Seafood is fresh and delicious.

Thank Tami M
Keller, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Coco Curry Shrimp which was delicious. Service could not have been better and they fill the wine glasses up to the rim!

Thank Bizca99

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Seafood, Soups, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405-1228 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 6L2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Neighbourhood: Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Phone Number: +1 604-609-0080

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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