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The Gallery Cafe @ the VAG

) #186 of 3,068 Restaurants in Vancouver $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
+1 604-688-2233
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had not been here for a few years and returned this weekend for lunch. I forgot how fantastic the patio is in summer. The restaurant is on the second floor from the stairs on the south side of the art gallery on the Robson...More

Thank TheVancouverites
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a very nice place to take a drink, listen music and relax Ideal to be there at afternoon Also you can eat something light or dessert

Thank paulomeade
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was raining on the day we were here so we had to eat inside. I would love to come here on a day when we can sit outside on the patio and have our meal.

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In my experience food at galleries is either very good or awful; this one is very good. It is possible to get into the café without entering the gallery (paid). There is a good selection of hot and cold meals and snacks at reasonable prices....More

Thank AnotherEngineer
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice staff, good selection of food, underbaked cakes.... the patio is nice with nice ambiance and views. Inside is nice too.

Thank goldenroadpilgrim
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I've enjoyed this beautiful cafe on numerous visits to Vancouver. Delicious lunch menu and fabulous desserts on the best patio in town!

Thank STRCanada
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It's routine - visit the Ar Gallery and have lunch upstairs. Doesn't get any better than this! Highly recommend this chance to have a terrific lunch to discuss the art just viewed.

Thank Edward T
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Service limited, staff limit polite, the food was original, good and fairly good value... just do not waist your money visiting the Art Gallery, that was pointless

Thank alexbourdes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A shame to reveal this equisite location in downtown Vancouver, but that is my gig. This spacious cafe, has a quality wine list, excellent bloody marys and attracts mega doses of sunshine with its southern patio exposure. Patrons will slip into bliss listening to the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a restful place where you can choose a full meal or snack. The room is spacious and charming. The staff are very experienced. They do not have table service but they have a buffet from which you can choose and then carry your...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-688-2233
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