There are many great restaurants in Ucluelet, all of which you can walk to. We strongly recommend that you visit one, or all of these fine restaurants before you leave Ucluelet.
Five star dining; a truly amazing culinary experience. Top notch selection of wines, and a unique experience celebrating the best local products and natural elements of Vancouver Island; prepared in a cozy open kitchen atmosphere. Chef Warren Barr from Wickaninnish Inn offers creative and inspired cuisine, served by Lily Verney-Downey and the Pluvio team. Open for dinner only, reservations recommended. Fully Licensed.
This is Ucluelet’s favorite local’s restaurant. Great BBQ, Seafood, & Pastas. At Frankie’s they don’t over complicate things; they keep it simple + real, using fresh quality ingredients (some of the best ‘smoked meats’ and awesome seafood). Great Harbour views & outdoor seasonal patio. Best rotating beer tap on the entire Peninsula, award winning BC wines, and always amazing quality cocktails…enjoy a lovely laid back evening at Frankie’s.
A wonderful gem of a restaurant… all about farm to table and fresh quality. Simple. clean and a full emphasis on amazing food with a full open kitchen. Chef Ian and team are on full display and produce some of the best food on the Coast! As one guest said “The food from chef Ian was a cavalcade for our taste buds.” PS: Best breakfast brunch on the West Coast!
JIGGER’S FISH & CHIPS (Food Truck)
A must visit when visiting Ucluelet, open for lunch and dinner. If it is too nice to be sitting inside, and time is at a premium, or if you simply want great fish & chips then Jigger’s is your choice. Get great fast food from this restaurant on wheels.
Wood fired pizza oven. They source the best flour, tomatoes, cheeses, high quality meats and veggies. The dough is made in-house, and fermented over 36 hours to emanate the most succulent flavour. Alder wood burning in the stone oven, mixed with the oils and herbs creates the most amazing pizza.
FETCH (in Black Rock Resort)
Enjoy an artisan inspired culinary experience overlooking an active surge channel, every seat has a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean. The Float bar with a fabulous ocean view and serves light daily food specials. A short walk from the Inn.
BLUE ROOM BISTRO
This bistro serves up breakfast, ALL DAY LONG! As well as an Extensive lunch menu with everything from daily made soups, hand made burgers, butcher cut steaks and fresh locally caught fish. A big patio with a 200 degree view of the harbour and mountains.
Comfort food for every mood. This very unique eatery offers many varieties of gourmet hot dogs plus chili, soups, savory pies, pizza as well as fabulous homemade cookies. Great family run business and a local gem. It is also in a convenient and central location.
If you are looking for fresh, this is the restaurant for you. Cedar Grill features many delectable dishes in a casual environment and at very reasonable prices. They feature a tempting variety of entrees including steaks, seafood, lamb shank, pizza and a selection of excellent pasta dishes. Free delivery right to the Inn.
FLOATHOUSE PATIO + GRILL
This restaurant literally floats on the water in the Ucluelet Marina. Great atmosphere along with the best seafood chowder on the west coast. Winner of the annual Chowder Showdown the past 2 years. Enjoy a steak, BBQ ribs and an assortment of upscale comfort food.
RAVEN LADY (Food Truck)
Immerse yourself in a feast of the senses made with fresh locally farmed oysters. You can enjoy your oysters fresh shucked, steamed, smoked, fried or served in a delicious oyster Po’Boy. Other menu items include tacos, fish & chips, smoked tuna croquettes and beer battered french fries.
The Barkley Cafe is a new west coast cafe located in the Davison Plaza. They offer specialty coffees and teas, delicious grilled sandwiches, smoothies and great desserts. You can order and sit inside in front of the fire or from their “take-out” window right on the sidewalk on Peninsula Road.
The recipient of numerous culinary awards and in a new downtown location, Offering a unique menu of “sophisticated street food” popular with residents and international visitors. They also have a pizza oven and serve some of the best pizza on the west coast.
They use local, organic ingredients and ethically raised, all-natural meats. The salmon, halibut and prawns are caught locally, the poultry is free run from Vancouver Island. Located behind the restaurant is a garden they that supplies produce and fresh herbs for the kitchen.
THE POINTE RESTAURANT
(in the Wickaninnish Inn)
Tofino’s top restaurant and a must-go-to dining destination. With 240 degrees of the Pacific it may take a few moments to focus on the menu. The bounty of the very waters it overlooks defines the dining experience at this great restaurant. Their wine list is recognized by Wine Spectator.
(in the Wickaninnish Inn)
Relax with a glass of wine, beer or cider on the Café’s beachfront patio, inside by the fireplace, or at the massive driftwood bar. A casual menu features tasty bites to accompany your beverage. There are so many ways to enjoy the cafe – just walk in.
This is a neighbourhood eatery serving humble Japanese-inspired comfort food. Many dishes are old family recipes from the Kawaii family who have been creating real food experiences for the last 30 years. They keep all their tables open for walk-ins.
Located on the outskirts of Tofino behind Beach Grocery store Tacofino was born out of a desire to create a unique eating experience by offering quality, freshness and affordability. Their menu is inspired by world travels, taking the Baja-style fish taco to another level.
It Will Take Your Breath Away
The perfect home away from home. Ideally situated on the Wild Pacific Trail, A Snug Harbour Inn is also conveniently close to the Pacific Rim National Park and Long Beach, where you will find numerous hiking trails, secluded coves, many forms of wildlife and miles of beaches to explore.