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Cardero's Restaurant & Live Bait Marine Pub

1583 Coal Harbour Quay, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 3E7, Canada
+1 604-669-7666
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (240 reviews)
“salmon” (210 reviews)
“sablefish” (60 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1583 Coal Harbour Quay, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 3E7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Went for a dinner with friends and the fish was fresh, creative and delicious. It is a great place for waterfront dining.

Thank cckraft
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was staying down the street at the Fairmont and looking for a good seafood restaurant. This place was recommended by the Concierge. Wow were they right! It was a beautiful 10 minute walk along the seawall to get there. The ambiance was great. The service...More

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was hesitant at first to try this place particularly since I was on my own. I thought that they might be unwilling to seat a single at a table for one on Valentine’s Day. I was wrong. I was seated quickly with no fuss....More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant was really good. Food was amazing, fresh, lots of choices, lots of interesting items on menu, there were 6 dishes that I wanted to order. We shared the shrimp dumplings and meatball appetizers - both were excellent MUST GO!!

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Bar service is good, restaurant food is delicious service at table was great Nice music by solo musician spectacular view over the water, city and marina

Thank lindafanat
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here so many times over the years. It is always wonderful. I love the atmosphere, the architecture, the interior and the views are wonderful. The service is always exceptional. I have tried just about everything on the menu and I have never,...More

1  Thank Ian K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Cardero's as it was very close to the Westin where we were staying for a conference. Very popular place but we were able to get a table and enjoy a great meal. Several members of our group ate at Cardero's multiple times...More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 1 week ago

we came here for dinner last week and when i looked on trip advisor to see how it was doing i came across my first comment made in 2012. it was rather lukewarm so i wanted to update it. since our first time here, when...More

Thank jarmwr40
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there in August and had a table on the patio, but my mom was a bit chilly. The servers were very nice: they brought us blankets and turned on one of the heater lamps. We shared a large dish (scallops and lamb platter)...More

1  Thank TransylvanianGrl
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must try for anyone. Great food. Great service. Menu is fantastic. Went several times during my stay at Westin. Walking distance to hotel. Got to see seals just outside the restaurant.

Thank Chris D
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2 January 2018|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
of course they do.
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24 September 2017|
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Response from poolofjello | Reviewed this property |
I’m late in responding but this place is a must for us when we go to Vancouver which is frequently. My daughter is an 18 year old vegetarian. There were options on the menu and we also spoke to the waiter and he made other... More
28 August 2017|
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Response from _ltower407 | Reviewed this property |
I can't say for sure but generally no. Call the restaurant directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1583 Coal Harbour Quay, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 3E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-669-7666
Cardero’s Restaurant in Coal Harbour offers spectacular waterfront dining right in the marina. Enjoy tasty wok dishes to share, fresh seafood, an extensive wine list, and much more. You can dine and watch as their talented kitchen team prepares your food from their open kitchen. The Live Bait Marine Pub features live music Sunday through Thursday from 9:00pm, a great place to grab a bite and pint and enjoy some tunes with friends!
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