Authentic Mexican dishes with a west coast flair. Customers from all over Nanaimo are drawn to the harbour, to enjoy the fresh summer breezes on our licensed floating patio. Our Tasty Tacos and Fresh-Squeezed Lime Margaritas will transport you to a warm tropical vacation.
On cooler days we’ve got you covered. Heaters, blankets, and heart-warming dishes like Enchiladas and Tortilla Soup.
2023 Season Now Open!
Please see Penny’s Palapa’s comprehensive Work Safe plan here.
Happy May Long!! We are open our regular hours today 11:30am - 8:00pm!
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Happy Mother's Day to all you fabulous people who put the needs of others before your own. You are appreciated and loved 🥰
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#10 Wharf Street, Penny’s Palapa is located down on the Dock of Float H, in Nanaimo’s Waterfront Marina. Down the ramp closest to the Wharfinger’s office. Click on map for a custom tour of local amenities.
For more info see 'Explore the Waterfront'
NEW: 3 hour courtesy moorage! Contact Wharfinger office to assure your spot. VHF Channel 67 Phone: 250-754-5053
Pioneer Plaza Parkade on Front Street is closest to the marina.
The Port Theatre has a parkade located at the corner of Wharf and Front Street.
Port Place mall has parking located on Front Street across from the marina.
More info and map see ‘Visit Penny’s’