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The Observatory at Grouse Mountain

6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
+1 604-998-5045
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had eaten at this restaurant a couple of years ago and found it pretty good. When my husbands birthday came around we wanted to do something different. So up we went to the skys to the Observatory for another try. Not one of us...More

1  Thank lindam79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family took the tram up early in December to catch a bit of Christmas ambiance and celebrate my wife's birthday. As was to be expected the ride up and down was fun, the Christmas scenery excellent and the staff were great. That being said...More

Thank Iain J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was fabulous! The views are incredible and the food was amazing. We lucked out and got the best table right by the windows. We opted for the tasting menu. The food was all really good! It definitely lived up to its price tag....More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The observatory is also a huge disappointment. When I booked the table they asked if it was for a special occasion and I told them it was for my birthday. When we arrived,waiter seemed uninterested with us since we had no alcohol and had a...More

1  Thank TH123_12
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Great view. Mediocre, overpriced food ($170CAD for two with drinks). Slow service. Gondola line was half an hour going up and 1:20 going back down. Even after we had a ticket for 6pm, we got on at 7:28pm, which caused us to be late for...More

1  Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Grouse Mountain is a great place to visit and having a meal looking out over Vancouver as the sun sets is even better. On the evening of our visit, there was low cloud and not much view, however the food was excellent. The service was...More

Thank pencefn
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Lovely way to spend a couple of hours up on Grouse Mountain. We were there with a party of four in Sept. and it was a beautiful day. This is a great spot to sit and enjoy the view and a couple of cocktails and...More

Thank lucyl64
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Our daughter is planning to get married here next year, so we visited the Observatory at Grouse Mountain to sample the view and the hospitality. We had been to Grouse Mountain before a few years ago, but that time was to see the two wonderful...More

Thank RichardT870
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I went up for her birthday. She was thrilled.. enjoyed it a ton and talked about it for some time afterwards. I'm not trying to score 'perfect husband' points here but I'm afraid i did. Seriously, it's a great destination for a...More

Thank P4474QXrobd
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

For our first trip to Vancouver we asked some locals what were your Top 2 recommendations to see? 1. Grouse Mountain Observatory Restaurant and 2. Stanley Park. Both were amazing!! Of course there are several other interesting attractions and things to do but these were...More

Thank Christine A
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Angela M
20 March 2017|
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Response from Glo F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a shuttle bus from DT. Make reservations ahead of time, maybe 2 weeks to 1 month ahead of time. If you have dinner at the Peak it will include the gondola fee so make sure you look that up when you make... More
Shari L
4 November 2016|
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Response from Balbir S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes I am sure they will cater for kids.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Take bus 236 from Lonsdale Quay. It will bring you to the base of the Skyride.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-998-5045
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