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The Refinery

1115 Granville Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1M1, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #414 of 2,807 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Tapas
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Dining options: Reservations, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: 1115 Granville Street
Transit: Granville and Yaletown skytrain stations within 5 minute walk.
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English first
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

As a visitor to Vancouver I was looking through the hotel's booklets and noticed this little ad for The Refinery which was nearby. So glad I took a chance - great tapas foods, reminded me of restaurants in Europe, fabulous wine selection and great "vibe". Have recommended to many friends travelling to Van and plan to go back next time... More

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Houston, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

At the stroke of midnight I wanted to bring my birthday in with a bang! Thank God I choose the right place. I was told to go upstairs to "Sip" to lounge. The DJ was playing 90s R&B I was in heaven. The champagne and desert I had were great too. I was so sad they weren't open on my... More

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North Vancouver
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We took our son here for his birthday and missed the Dine Out Vancouver by one day. The manager, who clearly did not want us to be disappointed, comp'ed us the lovely mixed charcuterie board. The bartender knows his work and made us cocktails we enjoyed. It was discount night on bourbon so I had a manhattan. The four of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We went to the Refinery with a Living Social coupon that was too amazing to pass up. It was our first time here, and the prices are quite high, but the quality of food and the designer cocktails need to be tried! They specialize in small plates with big taste! If you're looking for a special occasion venue, this is... More

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Maple Ridge BC Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Yes, this restaurant does exist but it's hard to find. We walked past twice before spotting the sign. Menu specializes in shared plates, and our server encouraged us to order a variety and to share. We had cheese board, lamb chops, pork belly, salad, and ribs, plus a couple of bread orders, and that kept four of us happy. With... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Good place. We order 8 tapas all were very good. Decoration is nice and the service was very friendly. We recommend

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Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Definitely a place to take your friends for a casual night out for good food, drinks and atmosphere. Our server was very knowledgeable of their menu which wasn't too overwhelming. I recommend ordering the tiger prawns and the meatballs. We will absolutely try the other items on the menu next time.

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Honolulu
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Food was tasty, service was attentive. The restaurant is on the second floor and we initially walked past the restaurant, as the only signage was a billboard on the sidewalk

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London, United Kingdom
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346 reviews 346 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

beautiful. italian european cousine. 2 rooms of different feel. enjoyed looking at walls with great photos.

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Melbourne
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Great combination of flavours and textures. Wonderful range of thoughtful ingredients.

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