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The Acorn Restaurant

3995 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3P3, Canada
+1 604-566-9001
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“halloumi” (18 reviews)
“lemon balm” (3 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3995 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3P3, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wasn't expecting too much as generally found vegetarian restaurants to be boring but was out with a group and two are vegetarian. Everyone enjoyed their meal, it was just great food. And the restaurant was very nice also; good ambience, music and staff. Looking forward...More

Thank peter.craig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are vegetarian restaurants and then there is Acorn! This was one of the true culinary highlights for our foodie foursome. We had enjoyed the splendor of BC’s seafood over five days and were looking for something new. Acorn wasn’t just new, it was unique...More

Thank azebra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reservations are for groups of 6 and above left me concerned that we'd have a long wait as we had seen a queue of people just before opening the night before. We went the next night and arrived just as it was opening. Got a...More

Thank Annabel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location and the building is a bit off, but this is a great and stylish vegan/vegetarian restaurant at the corner of 14th and main Street. It ha won first place at the 2017 Vancouver Magazine awards under the category of best vegetarian / vegan...More

Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food wise a good addition to the Vancouver vegetarian scene. Just avoid sitting at the bar: first we got elbowed by two overweight "sisters" and when we moved the single guy next to us stank so badly we couldn't enjoy the food anymore. So the...More

Thank F C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was so excited that I could not limit myself and got two appetizers and one main. Loved the diversity of the menu and all the choices that I had. Meat eaters and vegans were exclaiming with delight. make a point of stopping here.

Thank TaniaCarriere
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with good vibe and friendly. Fresh ingredients and many sources locally. The sauces on most dishes were bright and tasty. Nice plating makes everything super appealing. Would give it another star if the chefs went easy on the oil. Reservation recommended. There are...More

Thank chrissycream
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Brought a friend here for a belated birthday dinner. I'm a full time vegetarian but my friend is not. All the menu items are very creative and options for gluten/ vegan are also available. We ordered the tomato and chips dip to start, the salt...More

Thank Kwithac
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Came to acorn with very high expectations however, we were let down soon after arrival. Food took much too long to arrive, after which we were very disappointed with our meals. Words like bland and flavourless come to mind. The dessert was the best part...More

Thank Tahir K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It is fully worth the try. I had mushrooms as en appetizer and my husband had a Salad. He had the broccoli tart and I had the halloumi. Everything had a lot of flavour. We did not have the appetite for a dessert but they...More

Thank Adrienne S
South Main
South Main, or SoMa, is a neighbourhood in upswing.
Inhabited by young humanitarian professionals in
converted lofts and studio apartments, what was once
an industrial centre is now a wellspring of vintage
and eco fashion shops, contemporary sawdust-floor
galleries, craft beer joints, and basement acting
studios. All set to an Art Deco background with a
strong blue collar sensibility underpinning each new
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24 May 2015|
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Response from Jane P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think you will have no problem getting at table at that time on a Tuesday. Don't know Graze. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3995 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3P3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Main
  • Neighbourhood: South Main
  • Phone Number: +1 604-566-9001
  • E-mail
Now Open for Weekend Brunch! Award-winning, refined vegetarian eatery focusing on imaginative plates with vegan, raw and gluten-free options. The Riley Park corner location boasts a chic, minimalist interior that is equally popular with omnivores. Open late, the bar showcases seasonal, original cocktails alongside wines and craft beers from British Columbia. No Reservations. For parties of 6 or more, a family table is available for an early or later seating. Please contact the restaurant directly to inquire about availability. Sunday to Thursday - Dinner until 10:00pm / Bar Service until 12am Friday + Saturday - Dinner until 11pm / Bar Service until 12am Saturday & Sunday Brunch - 10am until 2:30pm
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