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Clam Bucket Restaurant

4479 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6G1, Canada
+1 250-723-1315
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (54 reviews)
“clams” (21 reviews)
“salad” (32 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4479 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6G1, Canada
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Reviewed today

This place is amazing! Loved everything about our meal... Great attention to all details and reasonably priced too. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Definitely check this place out.

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard about this place from other friends from Ontario and wanted to try it. The restaurant itself isn't much to look at from the street, but inside it is a warm, friendly, inviting place to eat. The clam chowder was one of the...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here as we were passing through Port Alberni and, being that we are prairie people, we decided we needed to eat seafood while there. We had to wait a while for a table but they served us beverages on their very cute and comfortable...More

1  Thank Sherri M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

People raved about this place but I found it just okay. For a restaurant on the sea I expected the fish to be fresher and not so dependent on frying. Maybe I should've tried the clams.

Thank Hiroshi65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Neat restaurant with an inviting atmosphere and super friendly staff. We had varied menu choices - most with seafood and one without. Full marks for atmosphere, service, house wine (this night $4/glass as it was Wednesday), clam chowder, sweet potato fries, oysters, and quality of...More

Thank Terri L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Clam Bucket is a very friendly and atmospheric restaurant on Victoria Quay, by the river in Port Alberni. We only had to wait for 20 minutes for a booth table for four and then had an amazing meal. The sea food (including the clams)...More

Thank SimonJA64
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We came here after our fab sightseeing trip on the Francis Barclay with the lady Rose Marine Services (see separate review) This place is located right on the road of Victoria Marina so you can’t miss it however we did and had to do a...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is the fourth time I've stopped for a meal at The Clam Bucket while in Port Alberni and the food and service was great like expected! I tried the Chicken Fajita wrap and enjoyed it. The portions are large for an average price. Even...More

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Stopped in at the Clam Bucket for lunch on our way back from Tofino. We were not disappointed. Excellent friendly service, and very good food. I had a large bowl of Clam Chowder, which was really creamy, rich, and tasty, and my wife had a...More

Thank Marc_Majka
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My husband n i went to the Clam bucket for our anniversary with our children, we decided to go there cause we have not been there in a while. We asked for a table for 2 adults n 4 kids plus a highchair for a...More

Thank Camille H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4479 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-723-1315
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