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Baru Latino Restaurante

2535 Alma St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 3R8, Canada
+1 604-222-9171
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“ceviche” (23 reviews)
“tapas” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2535 Alma St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 3R8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Baru provided a solid culinary experience on all fronts. With this said, everything inclusive of the service was simply very good with no extraordinary standouts. It purely wasn't outstanding, but based on price point, ambiance, quality of food and service, we would definitely return.

Thank Dalecorp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ever since our trip to Portland last year, we’ve been on the search for quality Cuban food in Vancouver. Unfortunately, there’s a distinct lack of Cuban restaurants in the area so we’ve been expanding our search to various Latin cuisines. That’s how we found ourselves...More

1  Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I loved this restaurant from the moment I entered. It had such a welcome, electric atmosphere. We tried every tapas plus more and enjoyed each one. The favourite was the mussels!

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

All the dishes are fresh and tasty. Whether its seafood tacos or their lamb popsicles, it is always enjoyable.

Thank dwleo
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We visited this restaurant a few years ago and had an excellent meal, but based on last night the place has really gone downhill. We ordered 5 dishes; some were alright and others really substandard. The ceviche was good, but not exceptional, and the pork...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I was excited to try Baru since it was recently voted among top places to dine in Vancouver. Unfortunately I feel overall it really missed the mark. There were some highlights but some definite misses. The margaritas tasted funky almost chemical even though it was...More

Thank rbinatlanta
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I like Baru because it's not too crowded and there's helpful number of staff on standby for you to be served. After failing a few attempt to make reso main at Bodega, every time I call they say they are fully booked but what the...More

Thank lovesays
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Dave and Renee keep it real at this restaurant. Food is high quality and plated well. Excellent atmosphere conducive to South American love and romance too. Service with a smile and a hug that goes as far as the food. A long way!

Thank Damon E
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Refreshing palate with a real twist from North American/ European fare. Nice change. Order a mint drink forget the name.. Awesome kick back place to meet friends and chow down

Thank Neville W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Here for the first time during the dine-out event. Service was great, decor is cosy and fine Food quality was average but is over priced .

Thank CalvinBearVancouver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 Alma St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 3R8, Canada
    (West Broadway / West 10th Ave)
  • Public Transportation: 99B Line stop, #7 Dunbar,#4, #17, #9
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > West Point Grey
  • Neighbourhood: West Point Grey
  • Phone Number: +1 604-222-9171
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