We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Fish Store and Oyster Bar

368 Main St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-2264
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh oysters” (19 reviews)
“chowder” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (38 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
368 Main St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Write a Review
Reviews (233)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love to get under the skin of a place and having read the reviews we had to give this a try on our fourth and final evening. We knew we were coming to a limited seafood menu. Marcie cleared the recently vacated table for...More

Thank GOM52
Reviewed 6 days ago

The service was fantastic and the food was exceptional. We ate there twice and both times the experience was top notch. The seafood chowder was a favorite, so was the smoked fish plate.

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a shop plus restaurant with mostly barstools, excellent dishes, but rather small and premium. No kids menue

Thank travelandmore300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners operate a fish processing plant - so the seafood couldn't be any fresher.. I had the salmon tartare which was perfectly seasoned, and the clam chowder which was not gooey like most chowders. They also have fish store with a great variety of...More

Thank ukeeharb0ur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

TripAdvisor mentions that this place would be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Actually only the restaurant part is, there's also a little shop that is open 7 days a week. We bought some ready to eat fish there to try out this place. It was...More

Thank NL_Koen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice little spot. A couple of tables outside on the patio, open garage door with lots of seats around the bar where you can sit & watch them shuck your oysters. Nice menu, really fresh seafood. Great service, they worked as a...More

Thank UpperBench
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved eating here so much that we came back for dinner a second night. The seafood chowder and smoked fish platter were absolutely delicious. You can tell that the ingredients are fresh and high quality. The oysters are great too! Would definitely come back!

Thank Vivian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by to grab some lunch to go. I thought I would copy a the smoked fish platter off their menu. I kept to the cold smoked and went with salmon tuna and sable fish. We added a bowl of their chowder too. If you...More

Thank connaughty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, extremely fresh products (I had tuna fished hours ago). Very small list of drinks, but some recipes are unique (a Ceasar with a big smoked salmon piece in the drink...). And the oysters are the main attraction.

Thank Dompierre A
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We just finish the very best dinner out in Tofino We have been here in Tofino for the past 12 days and have eaten at all of the top rated restaurants . We have also been lucky enough to have the facilities to cook our...More

1  Thank Docdk7
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Kuma Tofino
248 reviews
.25 km away
Ice House Oyster Bar
383 reviews
.44 km away
The Schooner Restaurant
1,171 reviews
.14 km away
Wolf in the Fog
1,344 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eagle Aerie Gallery
156 reviews
.11 km away
Clayoquot Sound
107 reviews
.25 km away
Henry's Carving Shed
13 reviews
.11 km away
Adventure Tofino - Wildlife Tours
244 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
cantfindagoodscreen
Do you sell fresh scallops and halibut to go
24 November 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Graeme W | Property representative |
Hi, we currently have flash frozen scallops from Japan, They are amazing and I stand by their quality 100%. We also carry local line caught halibut which unfortunately at this time of the year will be most likely flash... More
1
Vote
Cyndi W
Do you have spot prawns heads off frozen? Thanks!
9 August 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from P F | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so...everything was wonderfully fresh there.
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 Main St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-2264
  • E-mail
Description
Come in to buy the freshest local seafood to take home and cook or sit back, relax and allow us to do the cooking for you.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing