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Black + Blue

1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
+1 604-637-0777
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to make a reservation online and sit down for a great dinner within 45min of finding the restaurant. Food was great! Non-alcoholic selection of drinks could use some pizzazz, but this is a matter of my preference. Ambiance upstairs was fun and...More

Thank 791delaneys
Reviewed 1 week ago

First, let me say that I’m a fan of the Glowbal restaurants and have been to Black+Blue for drinks and happy hour before and all was good. Sadly, we had my husband's 40th birthday celebration here with a few friends and it was a disaster....More

2  Thank Koko604
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a delight. One of the best Carpaccio's I've ever tasted, absolutely delightful cocktails and a solid wine list. Oh, did I mention the steak? Yes, this is what marbled, aged, and perfectly seasoned and prepared steak is supposed to taste like. Melt in your...More

Thank David E. K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm disappointed with the food served for New Year's Eve. The food was horrible, extremely small and unsatisfying. The entertainment for the evening consisted of cheap card tricks, and a woman who did rope calisthenics and not impressive or entertaining. The extras were overcharged as...More

3  Thank Chief H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the chilled platter which was perfect for 3 adults and one kid to sample the delights of two types of oysters effingham and kusshi plus seared tuna n salmon w caviar, prawns , dungerness crabs and Atlantic lobster tails. They were all delicious....More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The prime rib flavor and texture was ideal, on par with Five Crowns at home. Add in horseradish at the right consistency and a perfected baked popover - there's no better meal. Great service. Wine selection needs work though.

Thank dk2000_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for my 30th birthday dinner with a girlfriend. We shared the seafood and steak platter - it was to die for!! For dessert they treated us to a dessert platter. My friend had to roll me out of there after all the...More

Thank Karleen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here for dinner a few times and always enjoyed it. So, I thought we should go for Christmas lunch. What a disappointment. The service was very slow (1:45 for lunch). The menu was very limited. The food was marginal. The bill was...More

Thank John A
Patrick A, Owner at Black + Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello John; We're so sorry to hear about your disappointing experience at lunch. We would love to get more feedback from you if possible. Any specifics about what went wrong will help us ensure the same mistakes don't happen again. It may also help us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1 review 2.0 star rating 12/18/2017 I have been to Black and Blue on a few occasions and loved it. However as usual I always request to be on the second level, we love the atmosphere better- on my reservation and when they called to...More

Thank 807walter
Patrick A, Owner at Black + Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Walter; I'm sorry you didn't get the table you wanted and we appreciate your kind words about your previous visits. I can't say for certain why you couldn't sit where you preferred - we have been busy with lots of large groups which can...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend Tom and I went to Black and Blue for are anniversary, which was are first date 2 Year’s ago . We came all the way down to have there delicious Fried Mac and cheese sticks .We met Ashleigh are server which was fantastic...More

1  Thank sam r
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Tal G
7 November 2016|
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Response from Miriamborysbusby | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are many vegetarian options
7 July 2016|
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Response from Gale L | Reviewed this property |
On a Monday evening, it was VERY noisy upstairs in the roof restaurant due to loudmouthed 20- and 30-somethings. On my visit, the upstairs ambience was more of a party atmosphere than a restaurant; in the centre of the roof... More
urve h
4 March 2015|
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Response from Tyler F | Property representative |
We do! Daily from 3-6pm we offer $5 drink features and 50% off the entire Cocktail Hour food menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
4:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1032 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-637-0777
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The magic of a classic steakhouse, but with a decidedly contemporary twist. In-house aged rare cuts of beef, tableside Caesar salads, flambes, flaming coffees, and more. While he may find it familiar, it's definitely not your Daddy's steak house!
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