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Ship & Shore Marine

££ - £££,
180 Crome Point Rd, Bowser, British Columbia V0R 1G0, Canada
+1 250-757-8399
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (6 reviews)
“bison burger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Bar, Canadian
££ - £££
180 Crome Point Rd, Bowser, British Columbia V0R 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really great to have a cozy place in such a small area. Atmosphere. The view. The staff. Cooks. Owners... amazing. Love it!!

Thank kaja46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They’re gonna need it. Melissa, Bruce and their competent staff have put together EXACTLY what our lovely Marina has needed: a well-scaled, reasonably-priced menu of excellent food served in a friendly pub-like vibe with plenty of indoor seating and a small outdoor patio with a...More

Thank klouschmidt
bowserbabe1, Owner at Ship & Shore Marine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming in during our power outage! It was a pleasure meeting you both and we are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch. We are excited about our new addition to our menu, pizza! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Bruce...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful dinner with great food which was well prepared and presented. The seared tuna was awesome! My husband had the surf and turf great value and very tasting. Will be having dinner again there soon.

Thank Kris M
bowserbabe1, Owner at Ship & Shore Marine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in we enjoyed having you both. We are rolling out Pizza's tomorrow night and hope to see you both again soon. Bruce & Melanie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super service, pretty view and delicious food. I had the cod and chips and my hubby had the bison burger. Loved it. Would definitely come again!!!!!

Thank Carrie C
bowserbabe1, Owner at Ship & Shore Marine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in and for the great review. Kudos always goes to our amazing kitchen staff! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're heading to Vancouver Island in British Columbia, then you simply must make a point of visiting the Ship and Shore Restaurant & Campground! The restaurant has been completely renovated by its new owners, giving it a warm and comfortable pub style atmosphere! In...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We have never had a poor experience at this restaurant which became one of our favourites in the area between Qualicum and Courtenay early on. Recently I had the spaghetti and meatballs. The sauce was apparently prepared by the owner and, having just been in...More

Thank Valerica45
bowserbabe1, Owner at Ship & Shore Marine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank you for all your kind words. We are very happy that you enjoyed your dinner. We work hard to ensure that everyone has a great relaxing meal. It's our pleasure to be here for you. Bruce & Melanie

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Thursday around 6:45-7 decided to go in. The open sign was off but I saw others in there so went in. Their was only one waitress and she explained that they were going to close shop because it was a slow day but she had...More

Thank Case_C8
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went in Thursday around 6:45, there was one waitress at the time and she was very accommodating and friendly. She thanked us for our patience multiple times and never once did we feel like we had to wait long. My partner...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I walked in at 6:30 on a Thursday night. The open sign was already turned off and we felt rushed as our server's plans of leaving early were clearly interupted and I even had said to her " sorry for ruining your...More

1  Thank penelope and ch... b
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Recommend by a friend and was very impressed with service and food. We arrived just before closing and they treated us fabulously, Staff was great with the four year old we had in tow. We all order Fish & Chips, I had the cod and...More

Thank Sandy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Bar, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Crome Point Rd, Bowser, British Columbia V0R 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Bowser
  • Phone Number: +1 250-757-8399
  • E-mail
Homemade comfort food and licensed premises. All year camping overlooking Deep Bay. Experience amazing sunsets on our patio during the summer and cozy dining inside during the cold. Daily specials for everyone to enjoy. Local craft beer and the infamous Pirate Caesar are always waiting. Wing night on Tuesday's and Bison burgers (local bison) every night are sure to please. Peek in and experince homemade food in your home away from home.
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