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“Great breakfast; prompt and efficient service”

Waterfront Restaurant
Ranked #26 of 53 Restaurants in Gibsons
Cuisines: Canadian
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Vancouver, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
103 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Great breakfast; prompt and efficient service”
Reviewed 31 March 2012

We went to the Waterfront and were shocked to find that the rather unimpressive front is in stark contrast to the dining area, where the view can only be described as spectacular. The server was friendly and efficient, and the breakfast we ordered arrived quickly and was indeed excellent. Good food, served hot. No complaints about this meal. We will definitely be back to enjoy more.

  • Visited March 2012
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Canada
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Mediocre food”
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Service was ok, but food was nothing to go back for. The place also seems dated. There are a few other places in Gibsons where you can definitely get your money's worth - great food, great price, great service - try Molly's, Smittys, the Thai restaurant on the hwy....

  • Visited July 2011
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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Dirty place with poor service,can you say Kitchen Nightmares.”
Reviewed 3 January 2012

I find this restaurant to be one of the worst in Gibsons. The waitress has worn the same leather skirt every time. It's dirty and the food is gross. Save your money and eat at home.

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Sechelt, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
77 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“It is on the waterfront”
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Great breakfasts, club sandwiches - lots of character. Especially the resident seagull who lets you know he wants to be fed, NOW!!!

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Seattle, Wa
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Abhorable Breakfast - Lousy Service”
Reviewed 10 July 2011

Not sue there is a decent restaurant for breakfast on the Lower Sunshine Coast. The Waterfront was the worst of the bunch. I ordered the Corned Beef ($11!!!!) and it was a plate of boiled then fried potatoes, a few corned beef shavings, some sporadic cheese, and two poached eggs that hadn't been properly drained. It was terrible. There was only one other couple in the restaurant, but the waitress never bothered to swing by every once in a while to refill my coffee cup. Once she dropped our food off, we never saw her again until she dropped off our check. Waiter/Waitressing 101 - always stop by a few minutes after serving the food to make sure everything is satisfactory.

Not sure how this place is for lunch or dinner, but I'm on vacation, and I'm not about to risk another disappointing experience.

  • Visited July 2011
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