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Five Sails Restaurant

999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
+1 604-844-2855
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a private room with an amazing view. The set menu was superb and the servers were impeccable. It is refreshing to have a career server who knows the etiquette of serving. The food was amazing as well. The Alberta beef was amazing as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carolyns428
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once a year we dine here while at a conference and the experience always draws us back! Everything about the evening was exceptional, the warm welcome of the hostess, the beautiful setting, the wonderful service of the staff and the absolutely delicious food! Many thanks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mackn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here upon arriving in Vancouver. Staff was very professional, but not stuffy. Service is First Class, food, wonderful. We had the special of the evening, a lobster dinner. Excellent, very well prepared. The staff was attentive without being overbearing. Would definitely recommend this.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank lynnk53
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Very nice view of the waterfront. Food is lovely and tasty, reasonably priced. Other than for the ambience, nothing outstanding that attracts me to return again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ptaxol
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We were here for a business function with about 30 people. The restaurant is situated overlooking the Harbour and the many windows allow you to see the spectacular view as you dine. Considering the large group, the service was fast and friendly. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ginob893
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding quality of food and service. The views of West Vancouver and North Vancouver are spectacular.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ivans_us
Reviewed October 8, 2018

When we are fine dining with friends or colleagues, we always consider the Five Sails Restaurant first for its spectacular views and even more spectacular food and service. We always try to order something different from the menu and the food always exceeds expectations. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eileen_Butler
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We spent our last night in Vancouver here. Celebrating a lovely city by sitting high up looking over the water, eating good food, served by attentive staff and feeling spoilt. It’s definitely a go to restaurant for a special occasion. I wish my fish had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EnglandPorsche
Reviewed October 6, 2018

I surprised my other half for her birthday dinner at the Five Sails Restaurant. Our initial impression with the restaurant and views had us looking forward to a most special evening. We both ordered the Chef's Tasting menu and couldn't have been happier with our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Rick C
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited VANCOUVER and were lucky enough to dine at the Five Sails Restaurant. The food was amazing, with each course a treat to remember. Their service was first class and recommendations for wine along with our dinner was perfect. Dessert along with the spectacular...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jblackburn474
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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I went with a little girl once couple years ago who was 5 at the time. The little girl wanted to eat fruit instead of dessert so the chef created a fruit plate for her (which was not on the menu). I don't normally see any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
    (Howe Street)
  • Public Transportation: The closest bus stop is located at the Sea Bus Terminal at the North end of Granville Street and Cordova Street.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-844-2855
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Pan Pacific Vancouver
Proprietors, Chef Ernst Dorfler & Gerry Sayers, a husband & wife team, offer award winning cuisine & personalized service in this spectacular waterfront setting. Chef Ernst Dorfler, a multiple gold medal Culinary Olympic World Champion for Canada, offers his take on modern classics with European influences in an elegant, upscale fine dining room set against the natural backdrop of Vancouver's inner harbour with breathtaking views of the local mountains, Stanley Park and Lions Gate bridge. Experience Chef Ernst Dorfler's seasonal a la carte menu - or - Chef's Tasting Menu featuring smaller versions of some of his signature star dishes with the option to include Sommelier, Ramon Fresneda's selected pairing of wines to best complement the menu. The Five Sails Team are honoured to be recognized with the 2018 Les Clefs d'Or Silver Service Award voted by Vancouver's concierges as their favourite restaurant to recommend to their guests! Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel @ Canada Place
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