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Arms Reach Bistro

107C-4390 Gallant Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L2, Canada
+1 604-929-7442
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“baked spaghetti” (14 reviews)
“angry chicken” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
107C-4390 Gallant Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the best restaurant in the Cove - lovely on a summer evening, and warm and cozy in the winter. We bring out of town guests here, and come for family evenings. Try the pasta and a pint on Wednesdays. The food won't knock...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I write this review while I listen to my newborn (6 weeks old on Wednesday) scream in pain. He is breastfeeding, and has an extreme sensitivity to dairy. The server was told very clearly, in no uncertain terms, that my wife could have no dairy....More

Thank Andrew C
TheReach, General Manager at Arms Reach Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Andrew C, I'm deeply sorry this error occured. I do remember your server coming back to talk extensively with the kitchen about your wife's allergies. However, the wrong sandwich was mistakenly run to your table. You are completely correct that this should have never...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant for a Dine Out Vancouver menu but since it was lunch time, we could not taste it. Too bad it didn’t mention on their website Dine Out Vancouver is only for dinner time.(I could not find it on their menu page)...More

Thank ryont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy restaurant with view of ocean and good food! Good portions (allow half portions which is a bonus if you don't eat much) and good prices.

Thank Explorer_GK17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Selected ARB based upon our previous dining experience there, the fact that dinner was part of "Dine Out Vancouver" and we could get a reservation. The fixed menu had two appetizers to choice from - I loved Grilled Squid; two main courses - the Grill...More

Thank GracesDad49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant in the Cove- Sat outside on the patio - they provide warm blankets if needed- We ordered the carpaccio - it was delicious- the baked spaghetti dinner ( which my daughter in law raves about) it was also delicious. Great location, great...More

Thank imv1960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food - staff are very pleasant Lovely patio looking out over Deep Cove inlet. Reservations necessary

Thank cookie788
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly, it’s a true gem in the Cove! Always yummy food and amazing cocktails! You definitely must go but it is busy so best to reserve:)

Thank suelynn28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd visit to the Arm's Reach Bistro. We had no reservation when we arrived early Friday evening and felt so fortunate to get a table. Within 15 minutes no more reservations were being taken and no walk ins. The menu has a...More

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Tucked away in Deep Cove is this lovely spot for dinners and brunch. Cosy and offering sumptuous eats to delight the taste buds. In the summer time it does get busy so if you would like to do brunch go early. Whats also great is...More

Thank Paula C
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4 February 2016|
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Response from Lynne C | Reviewed this property |
Have been there with someone who is gluten sensitive, and she things on the menu that satisfied her, however you should check with the restaurant directly to make sure this is still the case. Bon Appetit!!
18 December 2015|
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Response from TheReach | Property representative |
No, we won't be having live music this year. It's just too small a venue for a band. We will, however, be having a special three course menu. Reservations are going quickly!
Margherita W
20 September 2015|
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Response from TheReach | Property representative |
We opened in 2004. The Savoury used to be the restaurant here before we opened
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107C-4390 Gallant Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L2, Canada
    (Banbury Road)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-929-7442
  • E-mail
The Arms Reach Bistro, established in 2004, in the heart of Deep Cove, offers a tasteful west coast style cuisine with a unique flare. Open at 11am seven days a week, we serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Come down and join us, relax and relish in the spectacular waterfront view.
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