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Water Street Cafe

300 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B6, Canada
+1 604-689-2832
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a business meeting there and we all had salads. All were really good and so was the wine and the service. The guy who served us was awesome.

Thank carlosbbh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel we stayed at. Easy walking, cute part of town, They did not have our reservation when we got there, even though I had a confirmation of it. They did find us a table, across from the bar, where...More

Thank lynnk53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, presented well, and right in the heart of Gastown.....Had a lovely meal there last month....

Thank Jillford299
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I sat outside, it was bright sunny day and perfect for lunch. great views, fresh and delicious food. made my entire day

Thank ruchi_smile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were able to watch the gas clock during our visit - very cool. Food was absolutely wonderful. Happy Hour food specials rock!

1  Thank Eve449
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perhaps one of the worst dining experiences I have had in Vancouver. It started off good in that we were given a table by the window as requested in our reservation. That was pretty much the only request that went smoothly. Our meal started with...More

Thank Adamyyc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our last night in Vancouver and we selected this restaurant based on previous Trip Advisor reviews. We were not disappointed. The food and service was just great. It was a Sunday night so maybe not as busy as other nights, but that aside it was...More

1  Thank JAM2501
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Went here for Thanksgiving dinner after noticing they had a three course meal for $35. We hadn't booked but they managed to fit us in and the food was delicious. Particularly enjoyed the turkey and also my first experience of pumpkin pie for dessert. Not...More

1  Thank SMTID
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Good food, well prepared. Friendly, helpful and efficient staff, good wine list, Comfortable surroundings despite being pretty full. We enjoyed the evening.

Thank GeorgesM115
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This establishment is perfect for lunch or dinner. The location is easy to get to and is comfortable. The staff is very attentive, the food is tasty and fresh. Only caveat, the management likes to play background music at a high level.

Thank Roger W
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
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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Judith S
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If your question is what is on the menus they are on line and lunch and dinner menus are both posted
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Water St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighbourhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-689-2832
  • E-mail
Committed to Quality... Our culinary team works with local suppliers to bring in the freshest of products to showcase the best that BC has to offer. What every small restaurant ought to be: a commitment to quality, service and value that keeps our customers coming back time and time again. Creating true guest connection and the best hospitality experience in Vancouver. a Vancouver landmark since 1988 Across from the steam clock in the heart of historic Gastown, our stone-clad heritage building, the Edward Hotel, has stood since 1906 amongst the cobble stone streets in the oldest neighborhood in Vancouver. Our restaurant has been featured in movies, television shows, and numerous dining guides. Join us for Brunch, Lunch, Dinner or your next private event. We look forward to hosting you!
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