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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%
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“seafood” (236 reviews)
“halibut” (121 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 today

Sit in the bar, have a drink and an appetizer or two and leave. Avoid the restaurant. Service was friendly, and the location in the heart of Coal Harbour by the boats, rowing club and the sea planes is great, but how most Vancouverites wish...More

Thank David H
Reviewed today via mobile

We were staying overnight from a cruise ship and this restaurant was recommended to us. Service was good but the food was expensive and could be better. There are much better restaurants with much better food

Thank HandA E
Reviewed yesterday

Great restaurant, We were seated promptly for our reservation in comfortable both for two. Our server was friendly, knowledgeable and engaging without being over-bearing. The food was excellent. We started with specialty cocktails and the night's Oyster special and the wok fired squid, both delicious....More

Thank guy m
Reviewed yesterday

Nice variety of well prepared food. Chef selections have a unique flare. Wait staff was attentive and polite. Outside dining is the best with great view of Coal Harbor.

Thank CharleyandLiz
Reviewed yesterday

I went to dinner and had a great salad and oysters. I also tried their Halibut which was great meal. I would visit their again next time in Vancouver.

Thank Johann S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great location. Food was excellent with lots of choice for the whole family. Gluten free beer available too. Lots of fresh fish options. Sit outside for a lovely view and great atmosphere. Great service too

Thank Heather T
Reviewed yesterday

This place is near the water's edge yet close to Stanley Park. Food and service was good. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was fun.

Thank Eskipito
Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant was suggested by the bellman at our hotel and he did not steer us wrong. We were told the wait would be about 30 minutes and we happily sat in the bar waiting our turn. We were called to our table after about...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was recently attending a health conference at the hotel next door. Our group was looking for supper, we could look right at he restaurant from our hotel. We called to see if we could get a table for 8, they said it would be...More

Thank dsh00ya
Reviewed 3 days ago

We always go to Cardero's when we return to Vancouver every 2-3 years. On our trip this week we enjoyed lunch on their deck with family, with everyone very pleased with their food. (Avoid eating inside; it can be very noisy. They do not take...More

4  Thank Bob and Carole H
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bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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3 January 2018|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
of course they do.
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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
29 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
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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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