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Smiles Seafood Cafe

113 Cow Bay Rd | B.c., Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A2, Canada
+1 250-624-3072
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good31%
  • Average35%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (37 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
“fresh halibut” (4 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Canadian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
113 Cow Bay Rd | B.c., Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday Night for Fish & Chips - ordered the Halibut Fish & Chips - 2 Pieces Halibut In Batter, Homemade Fries, Gravy & Salad With French Dressing. Sat in the back Dining Room - Very Romantic overlooking the Cow Bay Marina -...More

Thank luckylady2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness. .the halibut fish and chips was delicious. Don't be fooled by the historic building. ...go in.

Thank Gwendolyn G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Your basic fish and chips. Good fries and good fish- not greasy, right amount of batter. Fast service. A Prince rupert classic.

Thank Sianin
Reviewed 16 December 2017

If you can get past the dated decor (and you should!) my experience says it'll be worth it. When we went in we were welcomed to sit wherever we wanted. We opted for a booth beside a window although it looked like they hadn't had...More

Thank OnAnotherJourney
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We finished our moose hunt in Dease lake and we're staying in town for three days waiting for our moose meat to be processed and the ferry back to Vancouver Island. We happened to stop by here for lunch, what a pleasant surprise! The food...More

Thank Elkbaybob
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went for breakfast, the service was awful. We were a party of 4, we basically seated and ignored. Another person came in they got seated with there coffee and the lady had not even offer us any beverage. Needless to say I was getting...More

Thank Smilee420
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Very good seafood. Location right in Cow Bay is great. I have eaten here a couple times and really enjoyed my meal.

Thank bernieb526
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This is a cute quaint old fashioned fish and chips cafe. Three of our party had the special, cod, scallops and prawns fries and salad, I had the one piece halibut. The portions were quite large and the food was good, exactly as we expected...More

Thank Angela D
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

It was awful. In a town where halibut is king this wasn't even fit for a peasant. Over cooked, dry and over priced. We had hoped a small, local place might try harder. They didn't try at all. Had the nerve to say that is...More

Thank stevengJ6983WF
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great little seafood restaurant. Very slow service. Drinks came one at a time. Cod and chips were very greasy. Other meals were good. They definitely need more help

Thank Shirley H
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Cow Bay Rd | B.c., Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Prince Rupert
  • Phone Number: +1 250-624-3072
Dining lounge room over looking yacht club, fully licensed premises with Ocean view. Casual Coffee shop with booth section.
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