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The Observatory at Grouse Mountain

6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
+1 604-998-5045
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“halibut” (18 reviews)
“meringue” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 284 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Grouse Mountain is a great place to visit and having a meal looking out over Vancouver as the sun sets is even better. On the evening of our visit, there was low cloud and not much view, however the food was excellent. The service was...More

Thank pencefn
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lovely way to spend a couple of hours up on Grouse Mountain. We were there with a party of four in Sept. and it was a beautiful day. This is a great spot to sit and enjoy the view and a couple of cocktails and...More

Thank lucyl64
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Our daughter is planning to get married here next year, so we visited the Observatory at Grouse Mountain to sample the view and the hospitality. We had been to Grouse Mountain before a few years ago, but that time was to see the two wonderful...More

Thank RichardT870
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I went up for her birthday. She was thrilled.. enjoyed it a ton and talked about it for some time afterwards. I'm not trying to score 'perfect husband' points here but I'm afraid i did. Seriously, it's a great destination for a...More

Thank P4474QXrobd
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

For our first trip to Vancouver we asked some locals what were your Top 2 recommendations to see? 1. Grouse Mountain Observatory Restaurant and 2. Stanley Park. Both were amazing!! Of course there are several other interesting attractions and things to do but these were...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The view is wonderful. But the restaurant food and service was below average not at all what we expected for a high end restaurant. The first course was a soup it was 30 minutes after we placed our order before the soup arrive . It...More

Thank JerryK404
Jacki C, Guest Relations Manager at The Observatory at Grouse Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

JerryK404, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of The Observatory. As you noted, the time on food coming to you was far too long, and for that we sincerely apologize. We certainly strive to provide a quality experience from end-to-end. Your...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Honestly,I really wasn't expecting much and was really pleasantly surprised! Our food was superb and the service was attentive and efficient. Really nice!!

Thank Morey C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The gondola up grouse mountain is quite expensive, $45 for an adult, but with a reservation at the restaurant you can go up for free! Entrees start at $25 and the food was amazing! My expectation for the restaurant was over priced food that was...More

Thank narbuckle
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The view is great from the Observatory but the food didn't match our expectations. The halibut was overcooked and extremely dry. We expected the service to be courteous but it was pretentious and cold. Menu is very limited for vegetarians and in Vancouver you can...More

Thank Erika K
Jacki C, Guest Relations Manager at The Observatory at Grouse Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Dear Erika K, Thank you for your comments. We certainly aim to honour the ingredients, and we're so apologetic if your serving of halibut was overcooked. As our chef has been working on the winter menu, he has been looking at opportunities to include more...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

For us (My wife and I), The Observatory is absolutely top notch! Small, intimate dining room, great service, wonderful food and absolutely spectacular view! Not many places in the world you can get all of this in one meal. We HIGHLY recommend! The only place...More

Thank Randy K
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Angela M
21 March 2017|
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Response from Glo F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a shuttle bus from DT. Make reservations ahead of time, maybe 2 weeks to 1 month ahead of time. If you have dinner at the Peak it will include the gondola fee so make sure you look that up when you make... More
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Shari L
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Hi Yes I am sure they will cater for kids.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Take bus 236 from Lonsdale Quay. It will bring you to the base of the Skyride.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-998-5045
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