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The Farmer's Apprentice

$$$$, Healthy,
1535 6th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1R1, Canada
+1 604-620-2070
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“sorbet” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Healthy, Canadian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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1535 6th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1R1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed August 17, 2018

The omnivore tasting menu with wine pairings was a tasty and interesting meal, served at a leisurely (but not slow!) pace over maybe 1.5 hours. The food was all well prepared and presented elegantly. The outside space is a small casual deck with 4-5 table,...More

Thank Vonstradamus
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Terrible with appalling service!!! Omnivore seasonal chef's menu: Both plates of Ling cod were raw, pink & stringy bits were still attached in the centre. The waitress (owner's wife) was not one bit apologetic about it & had a poor attitude in resolving it. The...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to the Farmer’s Apprentice recently on a trip to Vancouver. The waitress was very friendly; when we inquired what an orange wine was, she brought over two different ones for us to try. Same with a beer on tap. Very...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely terrific meal, with thoughtfully prepared and perfectly executed seasonal dishes. Everything was delicious, and perfect blend of meat, fish, and vegetable on the tasting menu.

Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Reviewed June 18, 2018

used to be good - but now they/re just skating on their rep. food is still not bad, but atmosphere really sucks.

Thank Helm B
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We attend one of their special dinner events and it was delicious. David always has a creative menu and really approaches his food with creativity. You can pay corkage if you prefer your own selection. The service was excellent as always and they would describe...More

Thank Where_to_travel_next
Reviewed February 24, 2018

if you are a foodie, you would enjoy your evening and food experience at the Farmer's Apprentice. I like to eat but I am not a foodie. Therefore, $65 and $45 per person for a few small plates of food tasting does not represent good...More

Thank 2CanadianTravellers
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Oh my! What an amazing lunch we had today!! We were going to an afternoon play and decided spontaneously to have lunch at The Farmer’s Apprentice Restaurant. The best food we’ve had in years. A small oasis south of Broadway & Granville. We had the...More

1  Thank Susan C
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Cosy little restaurant. Wait staff were very knowledgeable. Ordered the prix fix tasting menu with wine pairings and was not disappointed. They were even able to keep one of our meals vegan while the other had meat options. Wonderful, flavourful foods! So glad I tried...More

1  Thank Lesley1486
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We ate at the Farmer's Apprentice for our last dinner in Vancouver, after reading about the restaurant in Bon Appetit. We are so glad we came. We opted for the four course menu. One of us had the lamb, one had fish and another opted...More

Thank danannex
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Maurice B
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Response from Susan C | Reviewed this property |
$200.00; one glass of wine each. We prefer the lunch choices; the set menu at lunch is wonderful! $80.00 range for two. A special treat we just gave as a treat to friends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Monday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1535 6th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1R1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-620-2070
  • E-mail
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