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Fable

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
+1 604-732-1322
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (53 reviews)
“canned tuna” (61 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 443 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I should have written this review a long time ago as it's been a few years since I've been to Vancouver, but the last time we went we stumbled upon Fable for one of our best meals. We were only there for a few days,...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a reservation which looks to me to be critical. Added a person at the last minute with no problem. We did arrive about ten minutes early for our reservation but had to wait for our table to come free for about half an hour....More

Thank vic-coastar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 6:30 pm snd were friendly and quickly served. The chickpea fritters and the sunchokes with squash hummus are delicious. Same for all the desserts,the duckbreast and the rockfish with Thai salad. Great place. Will come back.

Thank Maxi R
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Maxi!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made reservations and good thing we did. A hour after we arrived the place was packed. Warm reception, table ready for us and friendly servers that know the menu well and have good recommendations. The wine list has enough choices to keep one happy. A...More

Thank poolofjello
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant was delicious. Shared all of our food and we were delighted! Highly recommend the chick pea fritters, mushrooms, potatoes and ribs. Best meal I have had in a while

Thank Lizanne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to order carefully at this places because prices add up fast. Portions are meant to be shared but they are very small. The bread (three dollars) is just delicious. We had the beets, chick pea fritters, the cauliflower and the rock fish -...More

Thank PamelaShamela
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a great spot in Kits, head to Fable. The food is delicious and the menu is meticulously crafted. All plates are for sharing, which I enjoy. The chickpea fritters and charred beets were two standout dishes for me. I’ve definitely had...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Mouth watering!! Had canned tuna and chick pea fritters, the flavours were amazing! Canned tuna was a pleasant surprise, the toast with this dish was soooo buttery goodness, I could eat it as the main.

Thank 4of7from416
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

First time visit - Shared all dishes — appi of spaghetti and one generous meatball - delicious! Pork short ribs - Beet with cauliflower vegetable plate. One glass of wine each - I didn’t care for the Pinot noir from Vancouver island and it was...More

Thank ReluctantReviews
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We visited and liked Fable when it first opened so we returned recently when we were in Vancouver. We didn't have a reservation on a busy night so the hostess sat us at a cozy end of the ba on a cold night. Throughout our...More

Thank Bill&Carl
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Questions & Answers
NapaTJ
3 November 2016|
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Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
I'm afraid we are not blessed with a patio! Just to know - dogs are not legally allowed where food is served in Vancouver unfortunately. (Unless a licensed assistance dog).
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DoneganOne
26 October 2016|
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Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
Absolutely. Can be done over telephone and we will mail it or hold it here at the restaurant for the recipient. 604-732-1322
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sed5
24 October 2016|
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Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
Just weekends but we have a feature Benedict and a couple other brunch items on the lunch menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
    (between Maple and Cypress)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-732-1322
  • E-mail
Description
Local food brought in daily and prepared fresh for service. Defining Canadian cuisine.
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