Provence Marinaside

4.6
2591 Reviews
CAN$31 to CAN$50
Seafood

COZY. WARM. DELICIOUS.


Nestled beside False Creek in the heart
of Yaletown, Provence Marinaside offers
Vancouver’s most delicious, social, and
refined dining experience.Award winning
wine list with over 100 wines by the glass,
and extensive reserve wine list. A visit to
the South of France without the jet lag.

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vipacviens
Vancouver
13 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Oddly enough, I chose Provence on a weekday morning because I wanted a quiet space to conduct a business meeting… The staff did a wonderful job of accommodating us in the quietest corner of the restaurant. Unfortunately they also sat a very noisy table 1 to 2 tables over from us, which sadly needed the purpose of the quiet corner.

That being said, the service was impeccable… Kind, attentive, our food came out very quickly. Plates were cleared efficiently, water and coffee were refilled regularly. The food was delicious and fresh, and had excellent portion sizes, as well as making accommodations for dietary restrictions. I always recommend Provence to colleagues for an elegant business lunch or a cute date spot if they want somewhere near the water, this is definitely a Yaletown staple and I recommend

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PaulM
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent French food, great wine list, attentive service - what more do you want.

Provence Marinaside
Responded a day ago

Hello Paul, we certainly love reading your kind words and thank you for taking the time to share them. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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EarvinM
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

we went there for dine out Vancouver. food is amazing. my wife order Bouillabaisee and it is perfect.

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Annie
Toronto
26 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience3

We all tried the dine out Vancouver experience with wine pairings which we thoroughly enjoyed. The only downside was a raucous group at the bar who did not comply with Covid protocols. Sometimes we couldn’t hear our own conversations.

Provence Marinaside
Responded a day ago

Hello Annie, We are so happy to hear that you came out for Dine out and enjoyed your meals. We do everything we can to follow the protocols and are sorry that this group lessened your experience for you. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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AMchen
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food5service1ambience5

Our server took 11 minutes to greet us with water. She didn’t tell us her name, nor did she offer any suggestions upon taking our order. She was pleasant, however, seemed abrupt in her communication. Overall, at a place such as Provence, we expected better service. The food was fantastic as it always is, however, you may need to consider retraining your staff in service etiquette. As a former server of 9 years, there are things I look for with fine dining with regard to service. This was not it. Introduction, recommendations, calm and polite speech, small talk etc. She just seemed uninterested and her tip reflected as such.

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DonaldM
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Food was very good. Service was good, if a bit confused at times.

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vipchristien
Vancouver
10 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was fantastic. I took my wife there for her birthday and it was great. The service was great, the atmosphere was hopping. Couldn’t of asked for a better evening dining out.

Provence Marinaside
Responded a day ago

Hello and thank you! We love reading such positive feedback and are so happy that you enjoyed your recent visit celebrating your wife. We hope to have you with us again soon. Cheers, Lisa

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vipOT12
Vancouver
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great service. High quality dine out items and timely.

Provence Marinaside
Responded a day ago

Thank you! We appreciate you sharing your lovely comments with us and hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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Hiro
Vancouver
13 reviews
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Food is good and service is good
Except server has perfume

Provence Marinaside
Responded 7 days ago

Hello Hiro, thank you for joining us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meals and the service that you received. We will remind all of our staff to not wear strong fragrance as it can taint the experience of our guests. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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LizC
Vancouver
6 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2022
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Our server, Xavier was excellent! Restaurant had very few diners (Monday at lunch time) so it was quiet and we received lots of attention.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 13, 2022

Thank you Liz! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your lunch and the service that you received. We will share your comments with Xavier, who we think is pretty great too. We hope to have you with us again. Kind regards, Lisa

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BrianW
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service, and the lamb was outstanding. Thank you

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and look forward to having you with us again. Kind regards, Lisa

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AmanD
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food4service3ambience3

NYE dinner was delicious. Staff were fully present and knowledgeable. Desert was a little underwhelming. Will definitely come back though. Great date spot.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you so much for celebrating New Years eve with us! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner and the service you received. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
18 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful experience! Our last light in Vancouver before heading home to Dallas. Looking for a harbor side restaurant serving seafood and was happy to one with a French twist. The interior was beautifully decorated and we were sat at a large cozy booth in front. The menu options were amazing. We started with the prawn cocktail, garlic meatballs and shrimp & crab cakes which were all delicious. My son thought the lamb chops were the best he’s ever had, while by husband thoroughly enjoyed the shrimp linguini. I went off menu with the pan seared foie Gras served in a bed of saucy lentils and added the lobster tail Provençal. So glad I did! We topped the night with the poached pear and some chocolate mousse, both divine. Loved everything!

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you for sharing your fabulous comments with us! We are so glad that you found us and enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have you with us again should you return to Vancouver. Wishing you a wonderful year! Kind regards, Lisa

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience4

It was little loud but overall it was great.

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Technophobe01
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always fabulous, a favorite local for Seafood. Great service and ambience. A long time favorite.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thanks so much! We feel so privileged to have so many wonderful guests and appreciate you taking the time to share your comments. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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Justin
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great place, great food, excellent service. Ordered Rack of Lamb and Bouillabaisse, with pairing red and white wine. Both dishes are great in taste, display, and portion. Lamb is done just right. Server knows their dishes well and provide excellent suggestion on the wine choice. Daily special dessert with moose cake. Definitely will recommend going back.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you Justin! We love hearing from our guests and appreciate you taking the time to share your wonderful feedback. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on December 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time here, came with the family on a cold, snowy Boxing Day night. Service and food was impeccable. Everyone was thoroughly impressed. Will certainly be back.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you so much! We love reading comments like yours. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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vipFoodietoo
Puerto Vallarta
28 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A wonderful dining room with excellent food and service. The best brunch in the city. A lovely place for a special night out. The food is great and beautifully presented. Very professional and friendly service. Hard to beat.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you for your wonderful comments! You have brought a smile to my face and we all need to smile more. We hope to have you with us again soon. kind regards, Lisa

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Ambiance, food and vibe was amazing last night. Service was also great! Thank you to the servers for helping me surprise my boyfriend for his birthday. It was truly one to remember ♥️

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HananA
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

I got the bamboo rice with lobster and it was really good. My husband tried the pasta which was good

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you! We hope that you join us again soon. Cheers, Lisa

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Patron
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful way to celebrate the holiday season with our friends. This was their first time here and told us they definitely will be back. And so will we!

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MIBC
Vancouver
5 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2021
Overall3food5service1ambience3

Our server was definitely off her game. The service was awful, the food was good.

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ScottB
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on December 20, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience2

The place was crowded with pre-Christmas lunchers and it was extremely noisy. Service was attentive and pleasant. My dish was only lukewarm, but tasty enough. Not one of my better experiences at Provence Marinaside but I would certainly go back. Just too nice a setting to forego.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2021
Overall5food1service5ambience5

Seafood linguine was burnt and tasted burnt didn’t finish my plate

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Gibber
Hawaii
11 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and wine

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vipDavidS
Vancouver
33 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

This, our first time at Province Marinaside was very enjoyable. Right from the starting seasonal cocktails throughout the meal our expectations were consistently exceeded. My partner began with Mamie Suzanne's fish soup while I tucked into the crab and shrimp cakes, both perfect starters leading to our mains. My partner's prawn and scallop spaghettini was a pleaser as was my seafood platter. Vegetables were crisp alongside the perfectly prepared combination of half lobster tail, scallops, prawns, mussels, clams, salmon, white fish and rice. Trois sorbet and fruit and the delicate fondant au chocolate completed our meals. The wine list is varied, with a pleasingly broad selection of wine by the glass as well as by the bottle. Staff were pleasant, helpful and engaging. A fine evening by any standard.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome as always. Great service and food!!

Provence Marinaside
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you! We hope to have you with us again soon. Cheers, Lisa

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MartinP
Montreal
15 reviews
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent French cuisine. Always a treat to have a bouillabaise on a cold night!

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you Martin, I so agree that bouillabaise helps take the chill away on these winter nights. We are so glad you enjoyed yours here and hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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DouglasM
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The restaurant was busy, but our table was ready immediately. The service was fantastic and the food excellent. The Mussels were the best I've had in Vancouver.

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Hannah
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brought my boyfriend here for his birthday. The food was delicious, the atmosphere beautiful and the severs were excellent. Our babysitter had cancel so we had to bring the baby with us and the servers were extra careful to set dishes and food items out of her reach. They had live music starting while we were there and at first we were concerned it would be too loud but it was actually perfect and added a nice calm feel to our meal. We had an amazing time and would return again for another special occasion.

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OpenTable Diner
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on December 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a good experience !

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you!

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MichaelG
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on December 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I provided dinner and wine for three friends as a Christmas Gift. I decided to host them there because the restaurant had wonderful live music.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you for choosing to spend your time with your friends here, what a thoughtful gift! We love the live music we have every Wednesday evening and hope to have you with us again soon. Merry Christmas, Lisa

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vipAnipani
Vancouver
11 reviews
Dined on December 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The entire experience was delightful!
The food, the service and the ambiance was worthy of 5 stars!
Mad jazz live put on a fabulous show!
Felt like I was in a restaurant in Gay Paris! Would love to go again!

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you so much! what a delight reading your comments! We love having music to brighten the mood on these dark nights and throughout the year. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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DebL
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on December 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As usual, amazing service and food, and the Jazz band was a great touch

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you Deb! We love hearing such wonderful comments from our guests. We hope to have you with us again soon. Kind regards, Lisa

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Tigger
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on December 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The service and the food were both excellent
The music was very good however too loud

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your food and time with us. We will make a note to monitor the music level more closely. We hope to have you with us again soon. Cheers, LIsa

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KeithP
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on December 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very pleasant dining experience; will definitely return.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you Keith, we look forward to having you with us again soon. Cheers, Lisa

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PatriciaJ1888
Vancouver
10 reviews
Dined on December 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our favourite local restaurant.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Thank you! This is so kind of you to say and we appreciate it so much!

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jaynet
1 review
Dined on December 6, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

We arrived for brunch on a wet and cold Monday. Service was great, the food was good and we enjoyed our visit so much that we stayed for 4 hours. We will be back.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 17, 2021

Hello, thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us, we all need to find happiness on these dreary winter days. We look forward to having you with us again. Kind regards, Lisa

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DavidG
1 review
Dined on December 4, 2021
Overall3food2service5ambience4

Less than Average entrees, good value for cheese plates, amazing drinks.

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 5, 2021

Hello David, I am so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your entrees, did you mention anything to your server or the manager on duty so that they could have fixed this for you? Please email me at info@provencemarinaside.ca if you would like to discuss this further. We never want anyone to leave disappointed. We are glad to see you enjoyed your overall experience and thank you for your comments. Kind regards, Lisa

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Bar2
1 review
Dined on December 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Felt absolutely safe. Service was excellent, the staff accommodating. Food was exceptional, well plated to make you want to explore the flavours

Provence Marinaside
Responded on December 5, 2021

Thank you so much! We are doing all we can to keep everyone safe and still offer great food and service and we appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with us. We hope to have you with us again soon. Cheers, Lisa

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Provence Marinaside is rated 4.6 stars by 2591 OpenTable diners.

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