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Guu Kobachi

735 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-683-0735
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“intestines” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (3 reviews)
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
735 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit and really enjoyed enjoyed the food, atmosphere and friendly staff. A good local Japanese restauant we’ll be visiting frequently.

Thank PallMallRaider
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had been to other Guu restaurants and was excited to try Kobachi. Went with some friend around 8:30pm on a Saturday night . The place was quiet when we arrived and rocking when we left-quite a fun atmosphere. We tried a variety of dishes-all were...More

Thank BoulderTravelers5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are so many Guu restaurants one can easily get confused! This is, I think, the third different Guu restaurant we've dined at. The offerings are quite similar but there are twists unique to that restaurant. On this visit, we tried the yummy karaage, some...More

1  Thank Tim C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised with Guu Kobachi. The lines were shorter than its more popular sister restaurant -- Guu with Garlic. We tried a plethora of small plates and bowls. The food was all delicious, prices were reasonable, and service was fantastic.

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It was the first time I visited a Japanese pub style restaurant, and I loved it! It is nicely decorated, and full of friendly staff and customers. The food and drinks were great too.

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 23 July 2017

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

Thank 2012Toronto2012
Reviewed 8 July 2017 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
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 1:30 AM
5:30 PM - 1:30 AM
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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