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Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co.

305-287 Gower Pt. Rd | BC, Canada, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
+1 778-462-3088
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Awesome and ohh so yummy products along with FAB service

Had a very memorable experience inside the shop. Yvette was incredibly informative and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TS123456789
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Los Angeles, California
Very impressed

Went in, not knowing what to expect, so glad I did! The staff were very helpful. The store is lined... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KathleenJ88
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Surrey, Canada
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Artisan Olive Oils, Balsamics and more..Come savour the delicious flavours while soaking up the ocean view. Try the European tradition of olive oil and balsamic tasting in an idyllic West Coast setting. Sample and explore the endless pairing combinations of gourmet oils and balsamic vinegars before you buy. Tastings are alwayscomplimentary.
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305-287 Gower Pt. Rd | BC, Canada, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very memorable experience inside the shop. Yvette was incredibly informative and knowledgeable. She made my experience in there awesome. Had no idea of the healing properties of the vinegars and oils, plus they taste ohhh sooo yummy! Thank you Yvette!More

Thank TS123456789
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive and enthusiastic review. As an owner, I must say I am THRILLED to bits when a customer thinks so highly of one of my lovely. All our staff are so enthusiastic about the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in, not knowing what to expect, so glad I did! The staff were very helpful. The store is lined with large silver vessels of flavoured oils and balsamic vinegars. Who knew there are three colours of balsamic?! Staff was able to make suggestions of...More

Thank KathleenJ88
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I think many of our first time customers have the same feeling when they walk in - not knowing what to expect. So, I particularly appreciate your comments about this! We do everything we can to be welcoming, informative...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Walking by this store and liked the setup and so we went in. Very pleasant people to talk about the various oil infused products with plenty of free samples to taste. We ended up buying three bottles, 2 - Dark Balsamic called Black Mission Fig...More

Thank miketherrien80
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. So pleased to hear that you just chanced upon us and had a positive experience. I am in love with the Tahitian Vanilla dark balsamic too : ) If you have any left over, please check out our online cookbook...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have bought olive oil from other specialty stores but enjoyed this one the most. Besides the regular tasting of olive oil and Balsamic vinegar, really enjoyed the friendly staff and the way they presented the olive oil. They did not have it already bottled but...More

Thank TGB40
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for takng the time to give us such a positive review. We do everything we can to ensure you are getting the freshest olive oil available. I am so pleased you noticed! A few of the thngs we do are: 1) order frequently....More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

It really is the most delicious shop in the village of Gibsons! I come to the coast in the summers to visit family and there are the loveliest little stores and galleries (and pubs and restaurants etc) in the lower part of town but Sunshine...More

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andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Thank you for such a generous review of our town and store. So nice to read your enthusiastic words. Have you had a chance to check out our online cookbook? It might help you narrow down your choices to ones that work for your cooking...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

What a great place. The variety of infused oils is staggering. I purchased the persian lime olive oil and the coconut white balsamic. Elevated my fish tacos to another level. Thank you!! Highly recommend paying this establishment a visit.More

Thank Brian G
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. That combo you have is also great for prawns, or drizzled on vanilla gelato or ice cream. My husband likes to mix it into plain yogurt too. In other words, you chose a super versatile pairing! All the...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Amazing store with many different flavours of balsamic vinegars (both dark and white) and olive oils that you can sample before buying. The staff were very helpful in suggesting and mixing various balsamic vinegar/olive oil combinations to be tasted, as well. It would take several...More

Thank Barb Z
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for such a positive review. Yes, it is true...you can tax your taste buds by tasting too many flavours in one go. Thank you for mentioning that! We recommend takng a moment to smell each sample, and to taste the ones you like...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

I enjoy going to this olive shop every chance I can. The owner Fiona is so knowledgeable. I wish I could remember all the information she has shared with me. She recommended a book called "Extra Virginity" that was very interesting also. I never knew...More

Thank DavidandChristi... A
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Wow! What a thoughtful and detailed review. I am honoured you took the time to say such nice things about our products, your experience, our website. I am so glad you have had such a positive experience and gave enjoyed adding these healthful, quality products...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

When this little store opened I gave it 6 months before I expected it to close! After all, how is a specialty olive oil and balsamic vinegar store going to survive in a town of 10,000. Boy was I wrong. The place just goes from...More

Thank Rob B
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Ha ha! You are not the only local to confess this. It is hard to imagine an oil and vinegar tasting room until you have visited one and had a tasting experience. We do owe our success to the support of locals such as yourself,...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Beautiful gem of a store. A tremendous selection of specialty oils and vinegars. Staff extremely knowledgeable.More

Thank Vivienne G
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you for your enthusiastic review, especially your comment "beautiful gem of a store". I am not sure if you are aware, but my husband did the interior design, hand built all the live edge countertops from local fir, and installed everything. We all love...More

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