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The Firewood Cafe

3004 Cambie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2V9, Canada
+1 604-873-0001
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“chicken wings” (2 reviews)
“best pizza” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
3004 Cambie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2V9, Canada
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

As soon as I see the firewood, I go there with my eyes closed, as I know that it's going to be great. We usually order as there not many tables in the restaurant, but it's worth the wait to get a cozy wooden table,...More

Thank May_Malek
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ordered three large pizzas (chef's special, Chicago and a vegetarian one) and all 3 pizzas very extremely dry because they were burned. We could barely taste the toppings again because the pizzas were completely burned. Not coming back, we even were...More

Thank youngtravellers567
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Our host recommended this place and we weren't disappointed. Lovely crisp base and great toppings. The tomato base also had a really interesting flavour that mixed well with the stone baked base. We ate at the shop rather than takeaway. It's not really setup as...More

Thank Alistair P
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Ordered Firewood Cafe pizza to go. Great Italian pizza, greek salad and garlic bread. Showed up quickly. Price was reasonable with a nice quality meal. Thank you.

Thank damiand10
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We order 20 gourmet pizzas for our student recruitment night. The pizzas were awesome with so many excellent kinds. The boxes also came with some slices of lemon so you could squeeze them on your chicken pizza, etc. Tasty, hot, and delicious. The pizza price...More

1  Thank damiand10
Reviewed 19 November 2016

It's nice when you have a great surprise when you choose a restaurant. We were looking for tasty pizza cooked in a wood fire oven. We got what we were looking for and more. Judging from the patrons lined up for take out I now...More

Thank CityMice
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Compared to other pizza places, I find that Firewood Cafe's pizza is always more generous with ingredients. I have been ordering them for years and find the pizzas consistently well made and extremely tasty. I think the wood burning oven adds so much flavour. They...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We're not sure why some people think this is the best pizza in Vancouver?? Really? Average tasting pizza with minimal toppings. Ours was on the dry side and lacking flavor. I had the shrimp pesto that was supposed to have smoked Gouda etc and could...More

Thank jenna l
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Wood fired oven that's been there for 25 years. Hand tossed dough, good sauce, original topping ideas. Best pizza I've found in Vancouver.

Thank cokebaby
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We've been customers for years now and still appreciate their unique taste. Definitely a cut above the usual delivery franchises like Domino's and Panago, but don't expect the gourmet level of higher-end pizzerias in Vancouver like Lombardo's, Via Tevere, Bibo, etc. The crust is on...More

Thank Analin604
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3004 Cambie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-873-0001
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