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The Observatory at Grouse Mountain

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6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
+1 604-998-5045
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were given a voucher as a gift and saved it to visit with 90 year old mother in law, daughter and granddaughter for birthday celebration. Fixed price menu was "to die for". Server was very good with my special dietary requirements and in particular as we visited the other Restuarant previously we knew there was a suitable child's meal... More 

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England
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We recently visited The Observatory at Grouse and found the experience underwhelming and overall disappointing. After waiting 20 minutes after our reservation time, we were eventually sat at our table. The service was friendly but our food took almost 40 mins to arrive and when it did it was luke warm at best. Not what you'd expect for 'fine dining'.... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there in a romantic birthday date. In terms of place, is fantastic. But, In my opinion, the dishes should be made with "harmony". When you offer this kind of cuisine, it is very important how to combine flavours, also how to present the dish. If you are offering a creative and extra-expensive cusine , please I recommend to... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we have visited Grouse mountain this was the only place to eat, but it was not compromising despite there was no other restaurants around. The food was delicious, service fairly quick- yet you can wait and enjoy the view forever. We had two young kids with us which were given some crayons and paper to draw on so they... More 

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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to have a good, fine dinner with our teenagers on a very long driving trip throughout the BC area. We couldn't have asked for a better place. First, the restaurant is at the top of Grouse mountain, and you can only access it using the Sky Ride. That in itself was an experience, since it was a windy,... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

My boyfriend (now fiancé) and I came up here a week ago for a 8.30pm dinner to celebrate our engagement. It was a thursday evening and there were only 3 other parties dining at that time. We appreciated the intimate setting. Upon arriving we were promptly moved to the table with the best view the moment it became available. Dinner... More 

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Crawley, West Sussex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here with family just before Christmas. 3 course set menu, which a few twists in the traditional Fabre. Staff were friendly and knowledgable. Good selection of wines and seasonal cocktails. The view was fab! It had been snowing and the forest was ( pardon the expression) "A winter wonderland " It was also clear enough to... More 

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Cumbria UK
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We booked a Christmas lunch here after reading that it is one of best Christmas experiences in Vancouver. What we experienced was possibly on the of the best Christmassy experiences to be had anywhere. We didn't know that Grouse Mountain is the "North Pole of Vancouver" , so when were arrived for our meal a few days before Christmas, we... More 

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North Vancouver
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has spectacular views , relaxed atmosphere, and great food. Wonderful service and location!

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Great Hot Chocolate muffin and cinnamon scroll after being out in the cold. Take in the view while doing this.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?