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The Gallery Cafe @ the VAG

750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
+1 604-688-2233
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (36 reviews)
“soups” (16 reviews)
“quiche” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've enjoyed this beautiful cafe on numerous visits to Vancouver. Delicious lunch menu and fabulous desserts on the best patio in town!

Thank STRCanada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's routine - visit the Ar Gallery and have lunch upstairs. Doesn't get any better than this! Highly recommend this chance to have a terrific lunch to discuss the art just viewed.

Thank Edward T
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Service limited, staff limit polite, the food was original, good and fairly good value... just do not waist your money visiting the Art Gallery, that was pointless

Thank alexbourdes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A shame to reveal this equisite location in downtown Vancouver, but that is my gig. This spacious cafe, has a quality wine list, excellent bloody marys and attracts mega doses of sunshine with its southern patio exposure. Patrons will slip into bliss listening to the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a restful place where you can choose a full meal or snack. The room is spacious and charming. The staff are very experienced. They do not have table service but they have a buffet from which you can choose and then carry your...More

Thank reader23
Reviewed 21 December 2016

What more could you ask for on a bright sunny September day than having lunch on this terrace after visiting the gallery. This beautiful setting was only matched by the quality of the food. Paninis and salads were fresh and delicious.

Thank JPGG
Reviewed 20 December 2016

They always have gluten free choices as well as varied choices. For example I had a gluten free Vietnamese Tuna lunch with an eggnog capaccino. It is cafeteria style, and the tables are crowded together, but I really enjoy eating here. And the price is...More

Thank 34oceanspirit
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We met our niece after an event downtown, and she suggested the Gallery Care @ VAG. Perfect location after an event, perfect location for good food in an unpretentious environment. Listed as local & organic, they did not disappoint for veggie and non-veggie entrees and...More

Thank margoloves2travel29
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Although my first visit to the gallery cafe was following a tour of the art gallery, we have since returned just for the fabulous selection of hearty salads and other gourmet lunch fare. With its open space, lovely patio and classical music, it is a...More

Thank aogomes1
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Soup very tasty, but could have been hotter. Roast beef sandwich was terrific, as was the butter tart square. Excellent value for money.

Thank EllBru
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bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
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plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
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options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-688-2233
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