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Black + Blue

1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
+1 604-637-0777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (408 reviews)
“butter cake” (47 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (25 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Two colleagues and I were in Vancouver to attend a conference. The bartender at the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront, where we were staying, recommended Black + Blue where our waitress, Tahara, put on a spectacular performance. I don't know how she did it, but twice she...More

Thank AchChaCha
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went for my 30th birthday with a group of friends as I love the atmosphere/decor of the restaurant. It's classy and elegant. I booked the tobacco room. The steak was one of the best steaks I've had and the butter cake is to die...More

Thank j_mundi86
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We sat upstairs in a booth which is much quieter than downstairs. Emily our server was personable and provided great service. She even turned my husband's coffee cup to accommodate him being left handed. The steaks were served just as we ordered them. Save room...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

A group went to the restaurant today, a Sunday afternoon to celebrate the grade 12 graduation of our friends daughter. We all ordered meals, including my wife who ordered a brunch with the eggs poached hard. When her meal arrived the eggs were runny. She...More

Thank bcarrie2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a 6PM reservation on a Friday evening. We were promptly seated at a table on the second floor, overlooking the first floor bar area. Our server for the evening was Diane, who was attentive to us the entire time, extremely professional, and added...More

Thank Music_Matters_2012
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good: great atmosphere here. We got a table at the rail, 20' above the busy bar overlooking all the action including full time oyster shucking. Modern high end decor. Clean and well run. Great knowledgable waiter that even steered us away from a few items...More

Thank RB747
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was here for a business dinner. We were seated right away with our reservation. Service was the hit, our server was very personable and on top of things. Our water and wine glasses were always full. Wasn't that busy but the appys seemed to take...More

1  Thank Gretz
Reviewed 5 days ago

But what was really special was the service. Clearly, this is a staff who work hard at providing a positive, enjoyable experience for their customers, and we liked it so much, we came back for a farewell drink on our last night inVancouver. I cannot...More

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came for lunch nch on Tuesday, on a reco fom our hotel consierge. From th moment we entered, til the minute we left-food, sevice, ambianc e were incredible! So, we came back for a drink on our last night in Vancouver. I didnt think...More

Thank Jeanne F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great restaurant, excellent beef, that was the Canadian rib-eye steak. I really enjoyed it. The sides were not impressive, Brussels sprouts were terrible, salty and reduced to a mess. You can do better.... the cauliflower side dish was better yet unimpressive. The service was not...More

Thank Martin L
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bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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Tal G
Hi, is there a vegetarian menu, my wife doesn't eat meat?
6 November 2016|
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Response from Miriamborysbusby | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are many vegetarian options
What kind of ambiance does a Friday night at Black + Blue entail ?
7 July 2016|
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Response from Gale L | Reviewed this property |
On a Monday evening, it was VERY noisy upstairs in the roof restaurant due to loudmouthed 20- and 30-somethings. On my visit, the upstairs ambience was more of a party atmosphere than a restaurant; in the centre of the roof... More
urve h
Do you hsve happy hour with hdlf price applies and 5 wine?
4 March 2015|
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Response from Hailey M | Property representative |
We do! Daily from 3-6pm we offer $5 drink features and 50% off the entire Cocktail Hour food menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-637-0777
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The magic of a classic steakhouse, but with a decidedly contemporary twist. In-house aged rare cuts of beef, tableside Caesar salads, flambes, flaming coffees, and more. While he may find it familiar, it's definitely not your Daddy's steak house!
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