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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Contactless payment
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About
The Five Sails offers award winning cuisine & personalized service in this spectacular waterfront setting. Our award winning culinary team offers their 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 our seasonal a la carte menu with the option to include Sommelier, Ramon Fresneda's selected pairing of wines to best complement the menu. The Five Sails Team is honoured to be recognized with the 2018 Les Clefs d'Or Silver Service Award voted by Vancouver's concierges as their favourite restaurant to
PRICE RANGE
US$60 - US$80
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
French, Fusion
FEATURES
Valet Parking, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Every time we come to Vancouver we stop at the 5 sails for our lunch or dinner. It is never a disappointment!. Service and food is wonderful. They really care. My favorite dish is the lobster bisque and the linguine with seafood. Always perfectly al...dente (I am italian) and flavourful. Nice selection of wine and...the view is breathtaking. No wonder is considered the 5th best restaurant in Canada! Highly recommendedMore

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great service and food! We were here for an anniversary dinner and had a wonderful night. The snails and pork chop were perfect. We also had a Bailey’s soufflé (not pictured) and my husband really enjoyed it. My only minor complaint would be that it...was a little warm in the restaurant (due to the large windows and the heat wave we’re having).More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic mountain and harbour views. Food was unbelievable will definitely be back and the service was fantastic thank you Micheal.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic meal with great service. We were given great advice on what to order. The apple desert was particularly delicious and theatrical. Our table had a stunning view. It was a memorable evening.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner, service, and ambience was fantastic. Our server Ramon was amazing and a funny guy! Overall, we had a fantastic evening and will definitely come back for more.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 24, 2021

My partner and I celebrated our 49th anniversary at Five Sails. The staff treated us like royalty and went out of their way to make it a wonderful evening. With the chef preparing superb food, the occasion could not have been better. Before we arrived,...the General Manager, Christophe Chabre, learned that it was our anniversary and promised to give us a memorable evening. He delivered! He welcomed us when we arrived and all of the staff knew that it was our anniversary and congratulated us. Seated at the best table with a spectacular view, we enjoyed a delicious meal that was enhanced with a complementary glass of champagne, amuses bouches, and a delightful chocolate dessert complete with candle. We were treated well by the entire staff, but we were especially spoiled by Mike and Ramon. I would not hesitate to recommend the Five Sails for a special occasion.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 22, 2021

My wife and I spent a wonderful time at the Five Sails Restaurant last Sunday. We enjoyed the spectacular ocean views with a superb High Tea experience. Andres, our waiter, helped us to make the ocassion much more pleasant. Haydee Iglesias.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 13, 2021

I've been here with my wife for our anniversary. The service is excellent and the staff is very nice. Food is incredible as much as the view. Incredible restaurant highly suggested.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed June 12, 2021

We decided to do a staycation this weekend and support the local businesses . Our first night was at black and blue. I have to say I was disappointed . Food was a 3 , service a 2. The only thing they have going there...is nice ambience. Such a change last night at the five sails. Our server, Ramon was so attentive, personable and such a pleasure to interact with, I can’t say enough about him. We also had the manager come by twice , without being intrusive and make sure we were enjoying ourselves. The food was very good. Appies we’re very tasty with great presentation while still serving enough actual food! I had the lobster for dinner and loved it, my wife had the sablefish and loved it as well. We finished with a great GF dessert that was a perfect completion to the night. Did I mention Ramon? He deserves a second call out. Ask for him, he is worth it !More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed May 29, 2021

We had the pleasure to have Andres as a waiter , he was very entertaining, he was able to speak korean and English very well , he made our dinner very amusing with his personality, the food was also excellent, the vibe was great ,...our family was very satisfied with the food , service , all the restaurant staff was very professional and service oriented .More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Dear Bbborelli, No childrens menu, and not really a place for the little ones. No outside area. Five Sails is a fabulous dining experience. Wonderful views, excellent service and an evening to enjoy without the children... More
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Yes, Five Sails Restaurant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Five Sails Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5