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ARC

900 Canada Place Way | British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3L5, Canada
+1 604-691-1818
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“duck breast” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
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900 Canada Place Way | British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3L5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The restaurant is inside of the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel. Location is great with a water view. Live music until about 10:00p.m. The cocktails are well made and the service is friendly and attentive. Right across from the convention center. Good for car and people watching....More

Thank Live-n-theMoment7
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Live-n-theMoment7, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent experience in ARC. We hope to have another chance to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Roman Vondal ARC Restaurant and Bar General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We wanted an small meal and glass of wine here after arriving late from the Rocky Mountaineer train. Sarah was our waitress and was so nice. We had the brisket sliders, clam chowder and some red wine. Everything was delicious!More

Thank lynne G
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear lynne G, Your feedback and compliments to our food and service are greatly appreciated. I will be sure to share your kind words with our service and culinary teams. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Roman Vondal ARC Restaurant and Bar General...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the Fairmont Hotel, this was an amazing place to eat. I came in from a 5 mile run and was too exhausted to prepare for dinner. Initially I was going to order to go but the amazing bartender Brian encouraged me to stay...More

Thank Roquita C
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Roquita C, Thank you for sharing such great comments about your recent experience at ARC. I look forward to sharing your positive feedback on our food and service, with the team. We look forward to your next visit! Sincerely, Roman Vondal ARC Restaurant and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Fairmont Waterfront hotel in august.this restaurant is located in the lobby there so quite convenient if you are tired from travel. there was a guitarist playing music.the food was just fine...good...and the srevice was good.It is in a busy location so not...More

Thank riclady
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear riclady, Thank you for taking the time to review your dining experience in ARC. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and look forward to your return. Sincerely, Roman Vondal General Manager ARC Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, good food with nice presentation, happy servers and a lovely setting. Most enjoyable and do recommend whether you are staying at the Fairmont waterfront or just want a good meal.

Thank Sharon C
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sharon C, Thank you for sharing your great review and recommending us to others. I'm thrilled to know you had an excellent dining experience in ARC. Please visit us again soon! Warmest regards, Roman Vondal General Manager ARC Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate a late lunch plus a few breakfasts at the ARC on the first floor of the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel. The breakfast buffet was beyond what you would expect with a wide variety of sides, eggs, fruit, breads, etc. Just well worth spending time here...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ralphwilhelm1, I'm thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your experience in ARC - our breakfast buffet, lunch and service provided by our staff, particularly Jerri. I will make sure to share your compliments with her. We hope you can join us again in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was excellent as was the service. A little pricey especially with small portions but the food was delicious.

Thank 484aisha
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 484aisha, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I'm so pleased you enjoyed our food and service. We hope to have another chance to welcome you back. Sincerely, Roman Vondal General Manager ARC Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner at ARC was good, but pricey for what we ate. The drinks were delicious as well as the manchego bread.

Thank esami19
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear esami19, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback and your compliments to our food and beverage offerings. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Roman Vondal General Manager, ARC Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The Arc offers a good menu ranging from seafood to burgers including salads for those who prefer a light lunch or dinner. The location is on Canada Place with a view on the sea where cruise ships are usually docked. Staff members were very friendly...More

Thank Luigi D
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Luigi D, Thank you very much for choosing ARC for your dining experience and your compliments to our food and beverage offering and service. It will be my great pleasure to share your accolades with our service and culinary teams. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Ate a nice evening meal at ARC while visiting Vancouver. I dined with 3 adults, a teen, and my well-behaved (at least that night) 3 year-old. Our service was attentive from the beginning. We had great recommendations for wine that was reasonably priced. We shared...More

Thank Drstacyf
FWsocialmedia, General Manager at ARC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Drstacyf, Thank you for sharing a detailed review. It's wonderful to hear that your dining experience at ARC was exceptional. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed our service, and food and beverage offerings. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Roman Vondal General...More

Nearby
Downtown
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
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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David J
28 August 2017|
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Response from Allan D | Reviewed this property |
not really
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Gina J
10 June 2016|
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Response from DCFoodyDV8 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of...and I have not heard of a restaurant in Vancouver that does have a dress code....we are pretty chill here and just like to eat good food
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Anastasiia K
17 April 2015|
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Response from FWsocialmedia | Property representative |
Dear Anastasiia K, Thanks for your question! We are pleased to offer a variety of menu options, including many items that are either already vegan or can be made vegan. We would also be happy to personalize a menu for you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$28 - US$63
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Canada Place Way | British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3L5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-691-1818
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Fairmont Waterfront
Description
Simply inspired, handcrafted fare presented in a relaxed West Coast setting. Sample Chef Karan Suri’s seasonal tasting menus or try a little bit of everything with our ARC Boards designed for sharing.

Our sensational bar has an amazing selection of local craft beers, world-class wines and garden-inspired cocktails mixed to perfection.

Life is complicated. Good food shouldn’t be.
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