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2183 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N7, Canada
+1 604-738-2025
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17:30 - 21:30All hours
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2183 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were fortunate enough to be introduced to the owner, who gave us and every other diner a warm greeting and made sure everything was to our liking. The food was excellent, service outstanding, the portion sizes were just right. We depended on the Maitre'd...More

Thank nugrape
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday dinner at this long standing fine dining restaurant in Vancouver's Kitsilano neighborhood. Just the right amount of classic flair without being pretentious. Every diner is made to feel like an honored guest. Fresh local ingredients artfully prepared to perfection. A restaurant worthy of frequent...More

Thank Travelsak
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Please note there is no real a la carte menu at dinner time. We went ahead with the 3-course menu ($65). Perhaps I could not tolerate bold flavours as well as I used to, for my appetizer's Spring salmon tartare, the prawn tempura batter was...More

1  Thank Wenyager
Reviewed 26 June 2017

six of us went there for dinner a few nights ago. the owner was very kind to come over to say hi and chit chat. the food was excellent and so was the service. the servers have been there a long time and they were...More

Thank Norman-Koo
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Admittedly, my dinner started on a bit of a negative note. The hostess sat me at the worst possible seat beside the end of a table for 8 with their service table right behind my chair. After I sat down, the waiter for the large...More

Thank Mejs123
Reviewed 28 May 2017

John Bishop's restaurant is an institution on 4th Avenue. One can always depend upon Bishop's to present an enjoyable repast. I found the short ribs particularly enjoyable.

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Dinner at Bishop's is a gem of an experience. For many years they were among the most expensive restaurants in town and well known for their outstanding meals, great wine list and seamless, personable 5 star service. Every YVR restaurant wanted to be able to...More

1  Thank Gerri S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Bishop's defines "informal elegance"; I feel fortunate to have had the opportunity to dine at Bishop's during my visit to Vancouver. Ever-so wonderful food and service.

Thank ClarkleMan
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We took our auntie to dinner at Bishops for her birthday and met up with two others at the restaurant. What a fantastic evening! The food was outstanding, as usual, the wine was wonderful and the service was FANTASTIC!!! Auntie was over the moon with...More

Thank bearonblades
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My wife and I were treated to our 40th wedding anniversary dinner by our children. We could not have asked for a better dinner venue. The ambience was delightful. The staff was incredible and John Bishop made sure that we were made to feel at...More

Thank Daddygord
Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative
neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture
and poetry readings, its days of flower children and
buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving
their mark on the number of organic restaurants and
fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of
Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic
expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a
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Response from Alex C | Reviewed this property |
I'm a guy living in Toronto. I won't be cooking for you anytime soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2183 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N7, Canada
    (Yew Street)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-738-2025
  • E-mail
Delicious contemporary local cuisine made with fresh local ingredients. The well prepared dishes and intimate atmosphere will leave you with a dining experience not to be forgotten.
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