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Back Forty

$$ - $$$American, ,
118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
$$ - $$$
118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in before a concert at Rogers Arena. Four of us got the last table available. We ordered poutine, pulled pork sandwich, mac and cheese. All were great! Service was a bit slow, to the point we had to rush to get to the show,...More

Thank lokiguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go to Vancouver a lot for various games/concerts. Have really never had a great meal at the Back Forty. Service is not bad, but not great either. I had the pasta alfredo with a steak. Pasta was gummy and flavourless and my medium rare steak...More

Thank maskedbee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was suggested by a friend that we try the Back Forty before going to the Lions game. Our friends from Oliver met us there and we enjoyed a wonderful relaxing late lunch. Our Server was great and made the whole experience more enjoyable. 3...More

Thank patbM4795MD
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Anyone who has spent much time in Vancouver knows how brutally fake friendly some servers can be and how unoriginal restaurants/bars are. THESE differences, in addition to a great and diverse beer selection, fun atmosphere and great pub food is what makes this bar a...More

Thank lisasvote
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We stopped here for a quick meal and drink before the Canucks game. Wife and I split the Club sandwich, it was really good. My daughter had one of the flat breads - her go-to food here. Lots of beer choices.

Thank KerryLDS
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place was rockin' but it screams that it is trying to be really hip. The staff was pretty overwhelmed but in fairness to them Guns n Roses were playing across the street and the place was slammed. It was okay and I will give...More

Thank JaysonC1974
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Often visit here on Thursday when wings are 35cents each min of 10 and sevreal different flavours. Great wings. Great selection of beers. Outdoor seating is perfect on a warm day.

Thank emacute
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Delicious original menu, not the same old things! Great atmosphere. Worth the visit. Highly recommend!!

Thank PickNewJersey
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went there before a Lion's game, had a great table on the patio with a great waitress. Drinks were good, most of the food was good. Kitchen got really slow. On a game day when you know it will be busy, schedule accordingly! I ordered...More

Thank k_akelly
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Small bar/pub near Rogers Arena. Excellent food. Mostly BBQ style food on the menu. The service was excellent. I would definitely eat here again. I enjoyed the burnt end sliders... delicious!!!

Thank Jennifer J
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Colin F
6 July 2017|
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Response from Susan F | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I don't know, I would suggest contacting Back Forty direct. However there are a number of items on the menu that would be suitable, but they all have sauces so you'd need to check. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 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 - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: 604-688-5840
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