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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here after booking sometime ago after good reviews on trip advisor . We arrived at 7.15pm for our 7.30 pm booking . We were offered a seat at the bar or on some sofas near the reception after which we were completely ignored,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A room with a view! Good service and good selection of meat and fish dishes. Nice local wine selection too.

Thank Emma26Oxfordshire_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited this restaurant on our honeymoon and it was outstanding. The service was exceptional right from the start. The view from the table was incredible and we watched the sunset whilst eating our meal. We had the lobster and the seabass,...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago

2018-08-09: Dinner was at 1900 at Five Sails Restaurant, across the street from our hotel. Terrible fires in British Columbia completely hid the north shore of the harbor, We selected the Chef’s Tasting Menu (96) with wine pairings (59). First came an amuse-bouche of carrot...More

Thank RetiredAnalyst
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband booked the restaurant one month ahead and requested a table by the window. The view is beautiful, the service is excellent by the owner and the server. The food presentation is beautiful and tasty. Instead a piece of cake with candle, they offer...More

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Five Sails our first night on a ten-day trip to Western Canada for our 15thAnniversary. Each person at the restaurant we encountered--from the receptionist to the server to the restaurant manager acknowledged that we were celebrating a special event, and wished us...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good, service was good. We had reservation for 10 but they separated us into two tables of 6 and 4 that were not close to each other. I would call this a higher end restaurant.

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the lobster, pacific halibut and the AAA Alberta beef, organic greens and lobster bisque. All of them very good highly recommended. For the desert the Five sails and the chocolate slice. Deserts are not the best but still good. The view is amazing....More

Thank Julio B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far the best meal that my husband and I have ever had, and we eat out alot! It is a beautiful restaurant with stunning views and the staff is wonderful! We shared the Trio of warm & chilled seafood, and it was...More

Thank BJRaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate early and were seated at a excellent table with a beautiful view. We watched the seaplanes take off and all the boats go by. The restaurant did call a day ahead to ask if we had any allergies and any special requests. I...More

Thank Tovah L
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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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John D
December 6, 2017|
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Call them
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know, but perhaps if you contact the hotel....
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Response from ak_and_vic | Reviewed this property |
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, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings
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.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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