Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. Canada
  3. Vancouver / British Columbia
  4. Vancouver Island
  5. Sidney
West coast fine dining in a casual atmosphere. - Sea Glass Waterfront Grill, Sidney, BC

Sea Glass Waterfront Grill

4.6
4.6
135 Reviews
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Global, International
Located in Sidney, British Columbia, Sea Glass Waterfront Grill offers a west coast fine dining menu in a casual setting. Located a short drive from the downtown core overlooking Van Isle Marina, enjoy our spectacular waterfront views in a casual but elegant setting for lunch and dinner.



Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 11 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    CAN$31 to CAN$50
  • Cuisines
    Global, International, Canadian, Contemporary Canadian
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (778) 351-3663
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Zach Vincent
  • Neighbourhood
    Sidney
  • Cross Street
    Turn onto Harbour Road from Resthaven and continue to Van Isle Marina lot.
  • Parking Details
    Private Lot
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 135 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Vancouver / British Columbia

    Global, International

  • Vancouver Island

    Best Overall

  • Vancouver Island

    Best Food

  • Vancouver Island

    Best Service

  • Vancouver Island

    Best Ambience

  • Vancouver Island

    Best Value

  • Vancouver Island

    Great for brunch

  • Vancouver Island

    Good for business meals

  • Vancouver Island

    Good for business meals

  • Vancouver Island

    Great for creative cocktails

  • Vancouver Island

    Healthy

  • Vancouver Island

    Neighbourhood gem

  • Vancouver Island

    Good for special occasions

  • Vancouver Island

    Most Booked

135 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a wonderful lunch outside. The food was great and staff very friendly. Would highly recommend.

    Is this helpful?

  2. MurrayB

    Phoenix

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Very nice affordable dinner. Sat outside on the patio. Good location.

    Is this helpful?

  3. AnkeC

    Vancouver

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The Sea Glass restaurant is a very nice place right on the water where boats are moored so the view is fantastic. In the nice weather you can sit either in or outside. The food is fabulous.

    Is this helpful?

  4. FrankM

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Food was excellent, service was very good, unfortunately the restaurant can be a little loud. Otherwise over all a very enjoyable experience. Thanks!

    Is this helpful?

  5. TomW

    Vancouver

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Hostess “Simo” was absolutely delightful filled by wonderful service from Clara. Food excellent and good value. Setting unbeatable.

    Is this helpful?

  6. tealover

    San Francisco

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything about the lunch was excellent from the hostess, to the waitress to the meal itself! Cheesecake was delicious!

    Is this helpful?

  7. OpenTable Diner

    Vancouver

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 5, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    We were looking forward to a date night out. However one could not have a reasonable conversation. The music was lovely but too loud. There must be some way to have noise damping as the group tables really take away from meal enjoyment. It really felt like a fancy fast food joint. Nicer setting though. I was disappointed that the menu did not reflect the end product. The steak was to have a peppercorn sauce which we really enjoy this lead to our disappointment. I do not feel the meal reflects the cost.

    Is this helpful?

  8. BarbE

    Palm Springs

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely ambience beautiful view. Service and food excellent.

    Is this helpful?

  9. MarkS

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on May 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We really enjoyed our dinner at Sea Glass Grill. The surf & Turf, Fish tacos, and a Ceasar salad split was perfect for us. Highly recommended.

    Is this helpful?

  10. OpenTable Diner

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    One of Sidney’s ‘hidden’ gems for casual dining. Sterling service complemented by an excellent menu and its delicious choices. A ‘go to’ venue for those with a more discriminating pallet. A deserved five star!

    Is this helpful?

  11. OpenTable Diner

    Calgary

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 27, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, very good service. Live guitar music in the background really added to the ambiance. My wife and I loved it.

    Is this helpful?

  12. TinaM

    Calgary

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on April 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a salad/soup...and I had a burger/salad... LOVELY

    Is this helpful?

  13. MarkS

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 20, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful view over Van Isle Marina. Fantastic service staff, especially Simo. Salad, two "starters" dessert and drinks was just right, for us.

    Is this helpful?

  14. Gerhard

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 20, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a wonderful place. Great service and excellent food. Our boat has also the name Sea Glass. This was the reason to come here. We will be back for sure.

    Is this helpful?

  15. LawrenceJ

    Vancouver

    6 reviews

    4.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on April 19, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    the caesar salad is to die for and my steak was cooked perfect. I would have no problem recommending this restaurant

    Is this helpful?

  16. PeterG

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    A lovely lunch in this exceptional restaurant with waterfront marina views. The service was polite and courteous and very professional. The food was delicious and lots of variety to choose from. My companion and I enjoyed the ambiance and I would highly recommend this restaurant.

    Is this helpful?

  17. LarsR

    Phoenix

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful view of the Marina! Great food! Portions were not large, but reasonable! I enjoyed the seared tuna salad and surf and turf starter! Just right!!

    Is this helpful?

  18. JulieP

    Vancouver

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 12, 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    Very disappointed with the service. Never eat a this restaurant again.

    Is this helpful?

  19. Deby

    Seattle

    14 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on April 11, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Sea Glass Waterfront Grill is a hidden gem. The view, service and food was excellent. We went here prior to our return ferry from Victoria to Seattle. Due to this restaurant's location in Sidney, it is a great place to eat prior to the ferry.

    Is this helpful?

  20. PatrickM

    Vancouver

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on April 7, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Service was fast and efficient but not pretentious. Food was great. I had the Lamb.

    Is this helpful?

  21. MarkL

    Ottawa

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful spot for outdoor dining. Very peaceful area.

    Is this helpful?

  22. JacquelineB

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 27, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful lunch experience!! Excellent food and excellent service!!

    Is this helpful?

  23. BarbS

    Calgary

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 27, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our only disappointment is the noise level. Hard to visit at times.

    Is this helpful?

  24. Rozing

    San Francisco

    29 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    29 reviews

    Dined on March 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    All the food was delicious from the starter salad to the blue rare filet mignon and the lamb shank with pasta. We always have outstanding service here last night our server was Lauren! Thanks again for a great evening.

    Is this helpful?

  25. Hawaii14

    Edmonton

    33 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    33 reviews

    Dined on March 21, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Excellent service and beautiful view of the harbour. Food was good but not outstanding.

    Is this helpful?

  26. Jenniferr

    Calgary

    30 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    30 reviews

    Dined on March 18, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We shared the portobello mushroom appetizer and had the short rib and the salmon dishes. Everything all delicious. Attentive, professional service. Very pretty view overlooking a marina.

    Is this helpful?

  27. LyndaC

    Vancouver

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 10, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    I always take my friend out for dinner on the birthday and many other restaurants offer a small dessert with a candle on it or a sparkler. I asked and was told they could give me a candle if I bought the dessert. I think I would take others there for their birthday but won't. It would benefit your business if you acknowledged special dates for your customers.

    Is this helpful?

  28. OpenTable Diner

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food. Great server, nice ambiance and live guitar

    Is this helpful?

  29. NancyN

    Vancouver

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on March 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food and service are always outstanding at SeaGlass Waterfront Grill! I had the ribs and was licking my lips the entire time! It is such a charming atmosphere with lovely marina front views and a staff who bother to remember you and are truly happy to see you upon each return. The food is consistently top-notch and so fresh and creative! Seaglass is a perfect spot for Date Night, Birthday Dinner, Anniversary Dinner, and Girl's night, Kids love it too-My grandson insists we go every time he is in town!

    Is this helpful?

  30. JoelM

    New York City

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent experience. I travel quite extensively and am always looking for that quiet small out of the way place. This was definitely it. Nothing crazy fancy, but food was exceptional. My waitress was superb.

    Is this helpful?

  31. MarBe

    Seattle

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 7, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food and service in a lovely and lively atmosphere.

    Is this helpful?

  32. JohnT

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Both the food and service was excellent. We ordered the West Coast Cioppino and the Beef Tenderloin, followed by a slice of the Cheescake. The mains were hot, the steak was tender and it was all delicious.

    Is this helpful?

  33. Healthyfood

    Vancouver

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 1, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Everything from when we entered to when we left was lovely . The food was delicious, the server took time to explain all the gluten and dairy free options of which there were plenty, the seaside scenery is lovely. The only thing I found was that the corner table there was very cold with a draft, I guess being close to 2 sides of floor to ceiling window?

    Is this helpful?

  34. Digby

    Vancouver

    12 reviews

    4.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on March 1, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Food was delicious and we would love to go again in the daylight to take advantage of the views. Only 1 comment about the service ….. our server was very good but was not experienced enough to recommend wine pairings - suggest the chef go through the menu with wait staff and tell them,what to recommend when asked.

    Is this helpful?

  35. MichaelP

    Vancouver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent location, food, service and staff. I highly recommend the Sea Glass Waterfront Grill.

    Is this helpful?

  36. BurlH

    Edmonton

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on February 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Seaglass is the little amazing restaurant that is more enjoyable everytime we go.

    Is this helpful?

  37. SinanD

    Vancouver

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Good food and great service! We'll definitely be back.

    Is this helpful?

  38. saskiae

    Vancouver

    23 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    23 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We were welcomed at the door and seated at a lovely table with a view. Our server was attentive and gave us time to make decisions on our wine and meals. The Lobster Roll was ordered by all of us. It did not disappoint. The tart for dessert shared by 3 was perfect. A wonderful way to spend a Sunday lunch.

    Is this helpful?

  39. DrSkywalker

    Vancouver

    30 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    30 reviews

    Dined on February 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Outstanding food, attentive friendly service, warm and unobtrusive live entertainment, beautiful venue. Couldn't ask for more.

    Is this helpful?

  40. Nick

    Vancouver

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 23, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Food was tasty but not warm. I had the ciipino (sp), and the broth was luke warm at best the by shell fish also not warm. I felt that it had been sitting in the service are for some time after it was dished up before it came to the table. Large china bowl that it was served in was cold to touch. My partner enjoyed her meal and had no complaints. Waitress was excellent.

    Is this helpful?

FAQs

Sea Glass Waterfront Grill is rated 4.6 stars by 135 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 p.m.


Booked 11 times today
Google Map for Sea Glass Waterfront Grill

2320 Harbour Rd, Sidney, BC V8L 2P6

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Turn onto Harbour Road from Resthaven and continue to Van Isle Marina lot.
  • Neighbourhood
    Sidney
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
  • Price
    CAN$31 to CAN$50
  • Cuisines
    Global, International, Canadian, Contemporary Canadian
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Private Lot
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Zach Vincent
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Privacy Policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
KAYAK Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo