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La Cigale French Bistro

1961 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M7, Canada
+1 604-732-0004
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“duck confit” (14 reviews)
“baguette” (8 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1961 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Cigale is easily one of Vancouver's best brunch spots especially if you love good quality french style food. Service is also excellent. Highly recommend!

Thank ErinandMike2005
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my dining experience at Cigale. I had French onion soup, braised beef cheek, and creme brulee, which all came under a price fixed meal. Superb value for a palate filled journey. I was there catching up with a relative, and the place...More

Thank Bennis1980
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I went there today with my husband for lunch. The food was over the top good!! I had a fabulous creamy dill linguini sauce with clams mussels and smoked salmon. The flavours were unbelievably good. The pasta was perfect and there was so much shell...More

Thank Funnyfunfun
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I am compelled to complete this review because I just finished enjoying what I consider to be the best omelette that I have ever been served. The service was outstanding. The venue and music quintessentially Parisian. The overall atmosphere was a perfect casual cool. That...More

1  Thank roadtested2017
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Rachel was our server and helped create an amazing experience for us at Cigale. In our group of four, two had items from the prix fixe menu and two did not. Everything was absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. Escargot, salad, duck Condit, penne, burger, were...More

1  Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Wonderful food, awesome, friendly service, and very pleasant restaurant! Definitely recommend coming here for family dinner, special occasions, or just a night out! Very French bistro!

1  Thank audrey2chan
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We love a good croque monsieur for lunch. La Cegale tops all those we have tried elsewhere (including many places in the U.S. and in Franch. It is served on a plank along with crisp fries.

1  Thank fnewton2
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

They have a not so much on the menu to choose from but the food will make it up to you .. Taste is just something .. We actually enjoyed our dine :)

1  Thank fayblife
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the whim, and were completely delighted. They were extremely flexible about accommodating our request for vegetarian and gluten free food. The mushroom truffle pasta tasted like something straight out of Paris. The omelette tasted as good as it looked. Best of...More

1  Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The Prix Fixe Menu at C$32 is a very good value at this restaurant. It is not available on Friday or Saturday nights. I have never been disappointed with my selection.

1  Thank Chris-YVR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1961 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-732-0004
La Cigale French Bistro, serves french cuisine and is located along 4th Avenue, in Vancouver's Kitsilano neighbourhood. Formerly Bistrot Bistro.
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