Top things to do in Gibsons

Bistro in Gibsons

The Nova Kitchen

While the steep climb to get here seems off-putting, it's worth it for this smashing little farm-to-table bistro – especially if you snag a patio table with its dramatic views over Gibsons Landing and the shoreline …
Brewery in Gibsons

Persephone Brewing Company

One of BC's best brewery tasting rooms, this cabin-look spot serves at least eight brews – try the Pale Ale and check for seasonals. Tours are offered Sundays when you can also indulge in a $20 beer and haircut deal…
Seafood in Gibsons

Smitty's Oyster House

The best spot for seafood in Gibsons (especially if you snag a seat at the communal long table alongside the marina boardwalk), Smitty's sparked a renaissance in local dining when it opened a few years back. It's as…
Gallery in Gibsons

Gibsons Public Art Gallery

A delightful little gallery with a firm focus on showcasing Sunshine Coast works, from painting to sculpture and fiber art. The diverse roster of shows changes every month – opening nights are a good time to meet ar…
Barbecue in Gibsons

Smoke on the Water BBQ Shack

Follow your nose along the wharf for this shingle-sided gourmet barbecue shack, like a food truck with a permanent (albeit seasonal) location. Brisket or pulled-pork sandwiches are staples but look out for the occas…
Breakfast in Gibsons

Molly's Reach

An ever-popular local fixture, famous as a filming location for the legendary Canadian TV show The Beachcombers, this yellow-painted, pub-style diner is the perfect place to fill up on a heaping breakfast (crab cake…
Gallery in Gibsons

Sa Boothroyd

Tucked towards the end of the wharf, this woodsy little private gallery showcases the work of local artist Boothroyd, who's known for her colorful paintings and sometimes quirky creations. It's almost impossible not…