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Jan's on the Beach

) #16 of 104 Restaurants in White Rock $$ - $$$ , Seafood,
14989 Marine Dr | BC, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
+1 604-531-5444
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“salmon hash” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Seafood, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14989 Marine Dr | BC, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Describing the food at Jan's on the Beach as "average" is doing them a favour. This restaurant is over rated and should be avoided. It is priced moderately but the food quality is low. There are so many other restaurants close by you would be...More

Thank Burkevillian
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here for dinner after being out all day in Vancouver. We made a reservation as the website suggested on weekends as it can get very busy by the White Rock pier. We had an outside table, adjacent to the window, so it was...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends ordered the mussels and were pretty unhappy with the size of them and sent them back. They were so small I was surprised that they were even serving them. I ordered the portobello burger, the only vegan-ish option. Was told the bun had...More

Thank Christina_Moorshead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a couple of hours in White Rock and decided on Jan's on the Beach a Seafood Restaurant. I had cod and chips and my wife had mussels. Batter on the cod nice and thin and a little crunchy, not oily...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing. Excellent service, warm and inviting ambiance. We arrived and a kind couple gave us there patio seating with a family of 4. Then we all ate the gluten free fish & chips. They truly were the best fish amd chips i...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Jan's 5 times during my holiday in White Rock. Enjoyed every meal and would highly recommend it to any Celiac or person needing great gluten free meal.

Thank dwbriggs2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch after reading reviews thinking I made a good choice. Ordered grilled cheese for my grand daughter was black on one side (side down) and I think Kraft single slice cheese. Lettuce wraps not edible at all not sure who made that recipe...More

Thank Colleen A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very tasty lunch in this smallish eatery across the road from the beach. Arrived about 12:30 on Wednesday & a patio table was available so we enjoyed the outdoors. Excellent servers (Liz) & Jan is the chef. We shared a spinach/artichoke dip (good & yahoo...More

Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of dining on the patio at Jan's while watching a couple amazing bands during the Concerts at the Pier event this month. Although it was a Thursday night, the White Rock strip was buzzing with energy. We ordered the Tune Poke...More

Thank J2Deluca
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I am definitely a finicky foodie but I still love to indulge now and then. One of my favorite indulgences is fish and chips. Jan's has the best light batter, awesome sauce and incredibly fresh home made fries! Highly recommend this and many of her...More

Thank Charle128
GordWait, Owner at Jan's on the Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Even our tartar is made from scratch in house. The fish and chips are gluten free as well!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Canadian, Seafood, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14989 Marine Dr | BC, White Rock, British Columbia V4B 1C3, Canada
  • Public Transportation: A BC transit bus stop is available right across the street from our restaurant.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  White Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 604-531-5444
  • E-mail
Jan's on the Beach: Open for Breakfast Lunch and Dinner. "Seafood and more" menu, great patio view of the San Juan Islands. Our menu focuses on fresh local ingredients, and is made to order from scratch right in our open kitchen. You can reserve a table online via Opentable, or call us! Hours of Business on our Website!
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