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DIVA at the Met

645 Howe St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2Y9, Canada
+1 604-602-7788
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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645 Howe St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2Y9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much to say about this place, nothing special with highh prices. A lunch special at 29.00 for a sandwich and soup, is not my cup of tea. And they do not know how to make a good cup of tea. In Vancouver there are...More

Thank archfor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the 2 eggs, slow roasted ham and hash browns for breakfast. My wife had the Classic Eggs Benedict. We both really enjoyed our meals. My wife went out of her way to compliment the Chef saying it was the best Eggs Benny she...More

Thank ValueforMoney_13
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello ValueforMoney_13 I agree with your wife that our Eggs Benedict is really really good! We are so happy to hear that you had an excellent breakfast... Hope you are back soon!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

This restaurant is in a hotel with a busy bar and a good choice of food. It is casual and right downtown. Good wine and food. Service was friendly but spotty.More

Thank OmaAnnie
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hello OmaAnnie Thank you for stopping by Diva! We are happy to hear that you found our foods tasty! I am sorry to hear that you found our service a little spotty, as we do try to keep on top of things. I will be...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

We had a lovely breakfast here while staying in this hotel . The food was very nice , freshly cooked and very well presented . The service was very good , nice and clean , toilets available .More

Thank merritt402
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Dear merritt402 Thank you for your warm comments. It is great to hear that you had a wonderful breakfast, and we hope that you are back again soon to try some of our new menu features.... as a matter of fact our new Autumn menu...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in at the Diva before heading out on a forbidden Vancouver walking tour. The drinks were good and the appetizers arrived quickly. I highly recommend the diva roll, delicious! However the staff was disorganized. I had to leave the table twice to get...More

Thank Melissa G
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Hello Melissa Thank you for stopping by Diva before your forbidden Vancouver walking tour. We are happy to hear that you loved our renown Diva Roll, and that you had the time to enjoy a couple of beverages before heading out to tour the city....More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

This restaurant has it all. Its fresh menu has not disappointed me in my four visits over seventeen years. The wine list is extensive. The service is outstanding. And the décor is elegant.

Thank dkmgnome
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear dkmgnome It is nice to hear that you have been returning to Diva at the Met for so many years, and that you are always so pleased! Let us know if you are coming for a special occasion the next time you come.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Had very good meal at Diva. Probably the best fish of our Canada trip. Starters and desserts were also good. Service excellent. Shame the restaurant was very quiet. Decent breakfast available.More

Thank alanvh
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Hello Alanvh Thank you for your write up. We are glad to hear that you had a delicious seafood meal with us.. I am not sure if it was our signature black cod, lobster, or halibut, but our chef will be thrilled to hear this....More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Problem is the cost of the breakfast is probably right for excellent hotel but an even better place only a couple of hundred yards from the hotel, a little Vietnamese cafe does an excellent breakfast for half the cost, well recommended.

Thank _b_mannering854
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We ate dinner and breakfast twice during a recent stay at the Metropolitan. We had originally planned to eat our meals across the street at the Four Seasons, but the offerings at the Diva changed our minds. Meals are prepared in an open kitchen for...More

Thank Terri M
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hello Terri M The Diva roll has been on our menu for years, as it is one of our client's favourites. And we are so happy to hear that you had several of your meals with us! We do offer some very unique hand made...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Popped in for a quick bowl of their seafood chowder in the Diva restaurant. Very night, excellent serviceMore

Thank Jeremy C
Paul H, Director of Sales at DIVA at the Met, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Jeremy C Thank you for popping in and trying our chowder. We do boast about the assortment of seafood in this, and are happy that you enjoyed it so much! Come try some of our Happy Hour specials the next time you are around!...More

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Sandra J
29 August 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hi Sandra. People tend to be more casual on most days, but on special occasions like Christmas or New Year's Eve, they tend to dress up a bit more. We are casual fine dining, so come comfortable.
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Sandra J
29 August 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hi Sandra. People tend to be more casual on most days, but on special occasions like Christmas or New Year's Eve, they tend to dress up a bit more. We are casual fine dining, so come comfortable.
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Puffy15
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Response from ArmyNurseElPaso_TX | Reviewed this property |
I only went to breakfast where there was everything from shorts to business suits. But I believe dinner and lunch are the same. I think you'd be fine in any attire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$39
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Howe St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2Y9, Canada
    (West Georgia)
  • Public Transportation: Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, we are a short walk to the Queen Elizabeth theatre, the Vancouver Opera, the Centre for Performing Arts, BC Place, and the Rogers Arena, home of the Vancouver Canucks. The stations for the Sky Train and Canada Line are less than 1 block away.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-602-7788
  • E-mail
Description
Diva at the Met, a well established restaurant in the heart of downtown Vancouver, provides the ideal setting for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Be it a weekday business meeting, a romantic evening or a celebration, Diva does it all with style and flair. Diva provides the freshest local and international meats, seafood and vegetarian delights and has one of the city's finest wine lists. Be sure to book a seat at "the pass" where you can watch our chefs cook before your eyes in our open kitchen.. Our weekday Happy Hour offers great beverages and great foods at terrific savings! See you soon!
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