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Guu with Garlic

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1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
+1 604-685-8678
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“udon” (14 reviews)
“beef tongue” (9 reviews)
“octopus balls” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Tried this place on my week long business trip to Vancouver from Toronto. Food taste is good, but not great. they use the same sauce on a lot of their dishes. Service is great. Small restaurant and limited seat.Worth 10min of waiting If there is...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little late on the review, but just wanted to say the food was great. We had the beef tongue, hanger steak, and pork cheek. It was great but the dishes are small so you have to order multiple dishes. Be sure to go early...More

Thank Christie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apparently, there are four Guu establishments in the Vancouver area. My son and I went to this one for dinner on a Friday evening. It was busy and we had to wait for 5 minutes before we got a seat the end of the counter....More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Get whatever sounds good to you! Don't miss the Udon, and the Chicken Karage! We got there right as it opened for dinner.

Thank SojournerDrew
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Had a highly satisfactory late lunch in Guu. Typical bar setting with spacious seats. Service is fast and courteous. Food is absolutely amazing. Sashimi salad is fresh and refreshing. Chicken Karaage is crispy outside and tender and juicy inside. Grilled Atlantic salmon is aromatic Takoyaki,...More

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Was excited about this highly rated place, but extremely disappointed as we had a hard time understanding the menu and were offered no help. We were waiting for it to open in the rain, and were left outside for more than 10 minutes past the...More

Thank AllForFun2015
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Even though are alot in the City, it was a firrst trip to an izakya and it was a mixed experience. The setting is great for small locale, if you're not busy talking you can take it the kitchen, the long old-style sitting bar, and...More

Thank BellaSaskatoon
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We came here with family after good experience before. The fried items were less than average, not very appetizing and not very tasty. Rice balls were super dry (not even a sauce to dip those into) and the special was not eatable (yellow fin tempura),...More

Thank Marcus S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Trying and Izakaya restaurant was on our must do list for Vancouver. Guu w/ Garlic fit the bill and was a lot of fun. We went for lunch, it is a small restaurant and nearly full. First you pick some small appetizers from a try-...More

Thank jennb2003
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very good Izakaya. Guu with Garlic gets crowded early, so make reservations or arrive early. Everything we ate was very good, but I didn't think any of the dishes were exceptional or stood out. I rate our food between 4 and 4.5 stars, but not...More

Thank junghopak
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Aaron F
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Response from BellaSaskatoon | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. Their menu is posted on the website and they would I'm sure welcome your call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-685-8678
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