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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%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“baked spaghetti” (13 reviews)
“angry chicken” (10 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
107C-4390 Gallant Ave, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7G 1L2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I love mussels, and order them in other restaurants all the time, but the mussels here were so expensive and such a tiny portion. No value here. Our first visit in a long time, and the prices have gone way up and the portions small.

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arms Reach is a great pace for a special occasion dinner with excellent food, staff & views. A great selection of food that was delicious! They also easily accommodated for gluten free and dairy allergies.

Thank RSB_8
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Deep Dove on a rainy Friday morning, intending to do the Quarry Rock hike. It was raining a bit hard when we arrived, so instead of going on the trail immediately, we decided to browse around a bit. We came across Arms Reach...More

Thank kattiakat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a reservation for 7:00 on a Saturday evening and were seated promptly. The service was attentive but not in-your-face. The food was OUTSTANDING! I had the grilled fish with crispy skin, which came with risotto and glazed carrots. Every mouthful was orgasmic. The...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a charming restaurant, serving a variety of interesting lunch dishes. We asked the waitress to split a generous portion into two, because it was plenty for two folk used to British portions. She was very obliging and the food tasted great. it's definitely...More

Thank Fionn S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love this place, have been here for dinners, lunches and breakfast. Perfect on a sunny day! The parking on Gallant Ave. can be a bit tricky so try the underground. I always make reservations because it is not that big inside and and very popular.

1  Thank dsilverwood
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Lovely location, good variety on the menu, nice cocktails, I thought a tad pricey but you are in Deep Cove and paying for the location. Probably won't rush back due to the price.

Thank Revyblonde
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Had not been to the Arms Reach for a few years, so dropped by for lunch a few days ago. Nice view, nice wine, nice service, nice meal. Had the ceaser salad with grilled chicken. Ceasar dressing was good, no bacon, but the chicken was...More

Thank P999MM
TheReach, General Manager at Arms Reach Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Hi, thanks for your feedback. I'm sorry the chicken on your salad wasn't up to par. We actually don't own a microwave in the kitchen, but it sounds like your chicken might have been overcooked. I'm glad to hear you'll be coming back again and...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visited as a couple as part of a week stay in Deep Cove; what a beautiful place. The restaurant is in a great location, has good ambience, and lovely food and wine. We went on a Sunday night and wine was 30% off- they also...More

Thank Hcopeland88
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We have frequented this cafe and have always enjoyed the ambience and food although the parking is a challenge. On this occasion however we were treated very poorly by a server who turned out to be the owner. A real jerk. Not sure we'll ever...More

Thank Claudia W
TheReach, Owner at Arms Reach Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Hello Claudia. I’m surprised to see your review this morning on Tripadvisor. Was there a specific incident that occurred in the Bistro that we can do beter at? It’s a great time of year for us around the bistro with a new menu and moderate...More

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Questions & Answers
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$27
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View, Kids, 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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