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Old Spaghetti Factory

53 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A1, Canada
+1 604-684-1288
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaghetti” (113 reviews)
“ice cream” (111 reviews)
“bread” (120 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
53 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came in without a reservation on a busy Saturday and was seated within 15 minutes--so good. They seated us in an old trolley car in the middle of the restaurant which was not roomy when bringing shopping bags and winter coats inside. Made it work...More

1  Thank befrank1
Reviewed 1 week ago

After long day shopping with family , mum feel like pasta for dinner ,and she does not want to go to any fancy restaurants , what a felling , Spaghetti Factory just round the corner , the place is big and very old , but...More

2  Thank TONY L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started going here with our kids and now continue the tradition with the grandson. This is a great place to take young children. Service is fast, there is the old tram car for them to explore if they get bored. No one is going...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner out while on holiday, what a great concept, the all included idea is great we opted for the Spaghetti with Browned Butter and Mizithra Cheese and the Spaghetti with Meat Sauce. Given the type of restaurant the quality/taste was well above what we expected...More

Thank Jared-Kiwi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was okay. The waiter tried his best but the food just wasn't that good. I wasn't impressed with the salad or the pasta.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't beleive the consistancy of these restaurants. The food is fantastic the service is wonderful. The prices are excellent for the amount of food and the quality. Always a fun atmosphere

Thank donchris2016
Reviewed 3 November 2017

An easy stroll from the cruise ship terminal, we were taken to this place for dinner, Loved the choice of meals, the atmosphere, fancy a meal in a tram, yes you can, inside the Old Spagetti Factory. Short wait for a table, advise you book,...More

Thank Leaine M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The Old Spaghetti Factory has been in Gastown since the 1970's. I believe this location was their first, and it was fun to go back there tonight after so much time. It seems the menu has expanded a little since then, but the classic formula...More

Thank kayteeYVR
Reviewed 30 October 2017

During our walks through Vancouver, we passed The Old Spaghetti Factory, with a menu that looked good. How can you go wrong with spaghetti? So that’s where we decided to go for dinner. The restaurant was very good. The décor and menu selections were perfect....More

Thank JoeV32174
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious and the atmosphere is amazing. The chicken parmesan was the best! For one price you get bread, soup/salad, meal and ice cream for dessert. Highly recommend!

Thank Kelli0023
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being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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Questions & Answers
24 January 2017|
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Response from d0ndequiera | Reviewed this property |
As noted above, there is street parking in Gastown, though it's usually busy. At Abbott and Cordova there is a big Easy Park lot with plenty of parking. That's probably a 3 minute walk away.
17 December 2016|
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Response from Nolan W | Property representative |
Hi romantico123, Unfortunately we are unaffiliated with the American Old Spaghetti Factory. Any gift card purchased at an American location may only be redeemed in the United States. If you are in the US and would like... More
19 June 2016|
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Response from Meyerblings | Reviewed this property |
Haven't been to those locations, however every Old Spaghetti Factory visited in Toronto, Winnipeg & Vancouver have been relatively the same with a few differences in the menu selection.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighbourhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-684-1288
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