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Guu Kobachi

735 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-683-0735
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good51%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“intestines” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
735 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent small bites izakaya. Great service and vibe. Go early or make a reservation as this place gets busy.

Thank 2012Toronto2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we had friends over from San Fran and they wanted to go to Guu Kobachi. I was hoping for a more authentic Japanese cuisine. I'm going to suggest this is more like Japanese fast food. We had lots of dishes to share. I guess...More

Thank Bckingfisher
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

A group of us were there to celebrate birthdays. We were seated in the lager circular area in the front. Food is good but the portions are small so you end up ordering more than you thought. Overall, great staff, good food.

Thank ccriderYVR
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We made reservations here because it was recommended by The NY Times and we were delighted by the food, service atmosphere & price! As others have noted you can get a variety of creative items including a long list of various deep fried things-try the...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Hole in the wall place on Denman. Wide selection of traditional and not so traditional Japanese dishes. Perfect spot for a fun evening with friends trying different foods. Get the house sake and then start ordering. There is a permanent menu but the best bet...More

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great night in this place, such a fun atmosphere & the food was lovely. We had to wait for a table as it was packed, went next door to left bank for a drink & nearly stayed there but decided to give...More

Thank jackie c
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I've been here a couple of times before writing this review, three times actually. It's time for me to give them some credit. This is a great Guu. In-fact I prefer it over the Robson location, the servers are very personable. We were with a...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Took a chance as this relatively new (?) place had only a few ratings yet. We were impressed by the authentic ambiance and excellent food. The concept is similar to Spanish tapas. We were in Japan before and felt we were there again during this...More

Thank Johnvai
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is the 2nd visit to the restaurant after 15 months. Every staff is so enthusiastic creating a joyful ambience. Their Sake selection can satisfy demanding customer and food is full of modern twist and surprises. Great job to the team and I will surely...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Nice atmosphere, convenient location, friendly service, food although didn't look expensive, but ended up to be on the more expensive side, C$150+ for the 3 of us, including one drink each.

Thank Lraep
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 735 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-683-0735
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