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Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar

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Steakhouse, Grill, Canadian
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637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada (Dunsmuir St.)
+1 604-683-7671
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17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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San Diego, California
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159 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was great to revisit my favorite restaurant from 1984-1994. I had eaten at the Hy's in Edmonton 100's of times over those years and loved it more then any other restaurant. I had my opportunity to relive those tastes again in Vancouver this past weekend. I took my wife who I have been telling stories to for years to... More 

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Thank Neillibin
New Westminster
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always try to get y to Hy's a couple of times a year and enjoy the whole experience. Great steaks, cheese bread is to die for and a fine collection of wines.

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Thank D1386FNwilliamj
Vancouver, Canada
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139 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my first time here and it was for my birthday dinner. Lovely restaurant tucked away downtown. Our waiter was very good all through the night. We had the garlic cheese bread to start which was sooo tasty and then we had the lamb and scallops dishes. The lamb was good and the scallops were good but I've had... More 

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Thank raspberryd
Salt Spring Island
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry to say but our family dinner did not meet our expectations! Steaks were cold when served ,beans under cooked service inattentive. Fries are better at mac Donald's. This used to be a great and consistent outing but it is off our list now!

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Thank Milan S
Port Coquitlam
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259 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Haven't been to Hys in Vancouver for years. Invited by friends to celebrate their anniversary. Excellent greeting from Valet to coat check to waiter. There is no doubt this place is expensive but so good. Start with Caesar salad for 4 craft fully created at your table is to die for. I go for the T bone special. Wife the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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177 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is the second time I have been here and seated in the newly (a year ago) renovated upstairs. Indeed, most people coming fro lunch were seated upstairs, probably due to the more modern atmosphere and good natural light. Food is the same - great garlic cheese bread to start, then high-quality well-cooked steaks. Expensive, but something you have to... More 

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Thank John A
Coquitlam, Canada
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Too much odor in the dining room due to table side flambe. The flambe for the next table to us was performed close to our table which prompted the server to say "don't worry the flames (2 ft. In height) won't reach you. I will never return to this dining environment and smelly clothes. This was so unexpected to 4be... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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528 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We visited on a Wednesday evening and was told the earliest table would be available at 8:15 pm ( booking done on the internet and called on Wednesday morning and got the same story ). We arrived at 8;15 and there are so many empty tables! How was the food and wine: both good so no complaints and the price... More 

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Thank Ianfung
Vancouver, Canada
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was my first time here but I will definitely be back. We started with the most amazing cheese bread. It was so good, we had to order a second round. As it was only 2 of us... it was pretty much a basket for each :) Our salads were great as well and the mains were done just perfectly.... More 

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Thank bubbelbine
Vancouver
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Looking forward to a great steak dinner with my wife. What we got was very disappointing. The thinnest $50 New York steak I have ever been served. The prices were comparable to other steakhouses in Vancouver but I'm sorry to say this dinner was about as memorable as going to the Keg. Dropped $200 between the two of us and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 185
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Grill, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada
    (Dunsmuir St.)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-683-7671
Description
Hy's has been Canada's first name in steaks since opening in 1955. For nearly 60 years the Hy's name has meant the finest Canadian beef and impeccable service in a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Hy's is Canada's premiere steakhouse. We are Hy's, and proud of it, since 1955.

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