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$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
+1 604-732-1322
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (50 reviews)
“canned tuna” (60 reviews)
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Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went there yesterday with friends. My dietary restrictions are plenty. The cook came and discussed everything through with me and prepared a special dinner. It tasted wonderful! I really enjoyed it. My friends enjoyed their meal too. The atmosphere is very pleasant, the service...More

Thank AnneCe1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So it heard this was the best place for brunch, visiting Van with my daughter and a couple of friends, we waited patiently for 45 minutes for a table ( not a thing I would normally do, but friends were late). The hostess said they...More

Thank VTH58
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry we let you down VTH58. Sadly many things went wrong that never went wrong before on this past holiday Monday brunch (for for five years of doing brunches). This centered around communication and it won't happen again. I'm sorry again that you had...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was recommended to us. Food was excellent. The sourced ingredients are top notch. Service very friendly and knowledgable. Go and enjoy!

Thank Detlef S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the best meals we have had. I like to call it 'drop your fork food'. So good that you simply drop your fork and enjoy. Fabulous service and quality, Cannot wait to go back.

1  Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sit at the bar in this New York style eatery and watch the artful construction of each dish as it moves from farm to kitchen to table with delicious ease. Flavors are seductive and refresh your palette. Try the warm kale, pulled pork and scallops...More

1  Thank djangoGibsons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly farm to table. The decor was very nice - we made reservations. The menu is super innovative and delivious. We started with the cornbread with lime-pepper butter and the canned tuna. It was out of this world! For entrees, we had the flanked steak...More

1  Thank ianhuntington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is excellent and the food is very good but the menu is limited and some if the choices are a bit eclectic fir unsophisticated pallets.

Thank Opinioned_traveler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A casual bistro, seeming more like a really good neighborhood restaurant, Fable serves up some pretty tasty dishes. The smoked duck was delicious, tender with just a subtle smoked flavor. The chickpea fritter serving is yummy and generous and would recommend sharing it...We also shared...More

1  Thank eve1950
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Went for lunch, I'd describe the whole experience as - good. Wasn't anything that particularly struck out as great but the main course, dessert and wine pairing were all enjoyable. My waitress was both friendly and helpful with any questions. The lighting was dingy but...More

Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Service was excellent - the server knew all the ingredients and the flavour profiles of the dishes. The food was perfectly prepared and delicious.

Thank DandL1590
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Questions & Answers
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).
26 October 2016|
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
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$26
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
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
Local food brought in daily and prepared fresh for service. Defining Canadian cuisine.
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