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Float Lounge

) #15 of 27 Restaurants in Ucluelet $$ - $$$ , , American
596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
+1 250-726-4800
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Canadian, American
$$ - $$$
596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic night, food was top notch, three steak strips and a chicken Burger, Lucas was looking after us, best waiter we have had in a long time, always checking we were all good and he really enjoys his work. Had a band on...More

Thank Porker1959
Reviewed 13 June 2017

When we originally looked at Black Rock's dining options, we saw the dining room menu but didn't look at the bar menu. Thinking that the dining room was a bit outside the budget, we decided to go for drinks and eat somewhere else. Even in...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is a fairly typical hotel lounge with limited outdoor seating. We were there twice. Once after a long hike for a snack/beer and then later for a casual dinner. Food was quite good and the beer cold. They have a very limited wine selection...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Service was great. Very friendly. Food was good and served quickly. Would go there again. Midweek was quiet so no reservation needed.

Thank Pauline P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Float gets most things right except the food. The charcuterie was uninspired (Breton crackers?) and the fish and chips were pretty pedestrian. However, the drinks (Red Tide!) were pretty tasty, and the views were terrific. Pop by for a drink or two, but have dinner...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Float lounge is an amazing space with friendly staff and beautiful view. Food is lack luster! I have been twice and the first time we had to send back our Halibut twice. Went there this weekend and the food has not improved at all....More

Thank sabrina s
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you are not in a rush at all - give it a try. Not that I was in any particular rush but the service was extremely slow/poor for average good. Great view though.

Thank chrisned1991
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the Float Lounge as part of our stay at the Black Rock Resort. We ordered some drinks and entrées. The sinks came out quite slowly and the entrée​s were even slower. It was over 45 minutes for our food to arrive....More

Thank Riley S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The choice between the Fetch Restaurant which is quite formal and the Float Lounge is quite easy depending on your prerfence for a more or less formal meal. The lounge has comfortable chairs which view the ocean or a large gas fireplace. The menu is...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Nice alternative to the Fetch restaurant. More casual dining choices. Caesar salad, drumsticks and veggies, steak sandwich with prawns all very good. Drink special good price. Had the Caesar drink special. So good I had another.

Thank Nell A
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Katherine C | Property representative |
Hi lillucy, Unfortunately, we are not able to allow dogs in the lounge due to foodsafe regulations (Unless it is a medical dog). We are currently working with the BC liquor board to get our lounge patio open to the public... More
25 December 2014|
Response from BlackRock09 | Property representative |
We are so sorry to hear that you partner was ill. If you could please contact us directly we would like to understand more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Bar, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Barkley Sound  >  Ucluelet
  • Phone Number: +1 250-726-4800
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Sharing Spirited Cocktails and Ocean Views in Ucluelet, British Columbia Surrounded by the natural beauty and energy of Vancouver Island, Float Lounge in Ucluelet, BC offers a casual, contemporary atmosphere where city blues float away as easily as the tides. Cozy up to the glowing fireplace and relax with house inspired cocktails and spirited beverages. Our 50-seat Float Lounge features floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the mesmerizing Pacific Ocean, perfect for sunsets and storm watching. Watch waves crash on the rocky shoreline from the comfort of your seat under the remarkable wave inspired bar- no wetsuit required! Enjoy our light snack menu specially created for sharing with friends and family over warm conversation. Surrounded by West Coast nature and beauty, you'll find a welcoming contemporary atmosphere awaits you at Float Lounge in Black Rock Oceanfront Resort.
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