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1180 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-9453
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gumbo” (65 reviews)
“fish and chips” (156 reviews)
“burger” (103 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1180 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

For a quick roadside grab to eat type place, the food was DELICIOUS and lots of it!!! The wait was a little bit long but once we got our meal, it was go time! I found it flavorful, had the fish tacos and my MIL...More

Thank MommaZA
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Perhaps I went on an "off day," because I've seen & heard nothing but great reviews about this restaurant. We were thoroughly disappointed in both dishes that we selected: the fish sandwich & the barbecue pork poutine. The flavors weren't merely "blah," it was just...More

1  Thank Trinitylee16
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Heard so much about this place we had to try for lunch. We ordered the fish tacos and I was somewhat disappointed that they were breaded and fried, would have rather had my fish grilled. I rated them average for the friend and IMHO they...More

1  Thank Judy P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I loved this place! My husband had the salmon tacos (he loved) and I had a classic poutine (excellent gravy, crisp fries, cheese curds actually melted). And we shared a full bowl of chowder. I wish I had a full bowl all to myself it...More

Thank AshSenger
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Always my first stop when I go to Tofino. It doesn't get any more west coast than this. I have never had a bad or just ok meal here. Friendly staff too!

Thank Crystle T
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I actually wanted to bypass tripadvisor and just let the owners know about our experience on May 28th, 2017.(But couldn't find an email for the business and the owners need to know who they have hired) I have been in the hospitality business for 28...More

6  Thank Dominic P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My brother told me about this place. He described good fresh cod and lots of it with their fish and chips menu item. After a long cold motorcycle ride from Campbell River I was totally in the mood for a hot comfort food dish. And...More

1  Thank southeaster3
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

While Tacofino continues to generate acclaim and lineups, the Grill just keeps delivering fresh and tasty, with some funky surfer vibe thrown in. The shrimp gumbo is a standout, but everything we've tried scores good to great.

Thank Travel-sore
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Fresh cooked fish and chips. Its OK. The outside seating has tables that dont get wiped clean by anyone, so its pot luck if you can find a clean table top to sit at. The local surfers seem to hang out here - I was...More

1  Thank LeaFrancis
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Had the fish and chips the first day Lots of fish , should have probably just order one piece of cod It was piping hot very tasty The fries were okay, not bad just not great The next day had the grilled tuna burger. Very...More

Thank connaughty
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Questions & Answers
22 June 2016|
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Response from Y. Kathy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do - Tofino is a tourist town
Sheila E
6 June 2016|
Response from PIYUSH J | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no. Sorry.
Sheila E
6 June 2016|
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Response from Kevin Y | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call and confirm. Their online menu doesn't seem to indicate gluten free options but call and find out. phone: 250-725-WILD (250-725-9453)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-9453
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