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Jules Casual French Bistro

216 Abbott St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2K8, Canada
+1 604-669-0033
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
216 Abbott St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2K8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for lunch today. Immediately upon entry, we were greeted with the vision of such a beautiful smile behind the bar. Unpretentious She brought us menus. Then she came back to tell us some specials Wonderful French accent Seems she comes from a...More

Thank Ivo F
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Let's start with the good. The atmosphere was nice, piano was very nice. Server was nice. But then we have to jump to the ugly. The food. Ugh. Started with soup of the day- tomato. It was ok (sort of Campbell soup ok), but so...More

1  Thank Len G
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Great location in trendy Gastown. Greeted by French server and promising menu offering Table d’Hote $30 for 3 courses, or Moules Frites $21, or Croque Monsieur $12.50. Sadly disappointed by “dessert special” - 3 small profiteroles served cold from fridge with barely any chocolate sauce....More

Thank djangoGibsons
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant offers fine dining (French cuisine - yum!) in an intimate setting. Good value, excellent quality, warm ambience. What’s not to like!

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Went with family and friends last weekend, and received above-expectation food, wine and service. Nowadays, it is rare to find a $33 3-course menu, especially in Gastown busy tourist and local destination. For first course, you can choose either soup du jour or bistro salad...More

Thank CoCoLau
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

4 of us for dinner with a reservation at 7 PM. Due to traffic delays we did not arrived until 7:15 and our table was still available. Warm cozy smaller interior with a nice exposed brick feature wall. The restaurant is a favourite Gastown go...More

Thank Ted M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Certainly a fine dining experience is a more causal setting, in the middle of gastown...it's located where my favorite after-hours meatball sandwich used to be, 30 years ago in my college years. This is the perfect place to take family, friends, work associates for a...More

Thank Ananda T
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Incredible French bistro and local find. We had the French onion soup, ribeye, croque monsieur and it was all spectacular. Great portions, great service and fabulous food!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Our friend was celebrating his thirty-ish (the actual number is not being revealed) and we gathered at his favourite french restaurant. My husband & I had never been to Jules before and we were looking forward to their Happy Hour Menu ($8 plates, $5 wines,...More

Thank Caribrice
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Wow! Another exceptional meal at Jules! Service was excellent and food was exceptional. Our server Elodie was exceptional. Maître D’ was friendly, accommodating and helpful. Prices are very reasonable for the quality of food that you get. You will not find better French Bistro in...More

Thank theot963
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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Dominique A
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Response from Dstruthers | Reviewed this property |
We have read that the manager can be a bit rude. I have been to restaurant on several occasions and have always had a good experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Abbott St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighbourhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-669-0033
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