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1046 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #938 of 2,842 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Tapas
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Helmcken
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English first
Whistler, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Went to Raw Canvas with a large group of professionals. It was an excellent team bonding experience. A lovely relaxed and inviting atmosphere with a really cool vibe. The service was awesome, the onsite artist was friendly and social - and very helpful! A great overall experience and recommend to anyone!

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Food is limited to charcuterie items. Cured meats and cheese. Not bad. Deco is very rustic. Be prepared for the paint pit. It is very messy and paint everywhere. The aprons provided are not clean. However there is a variety of color paints to choose from. And choice of canvas size. There is not much guidance for would-be artists. Just... More 

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West Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Went last night with a group to Raw Canvas, as we had all been once before and had a wonderful time using a social shopper coupon. Unfortunately this time was a shock as this coupon didn't include a drink with your food and when I say food they only serve 3 small pieces of cheese or 3 small pieces of... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I went to Raw Canvas for the first time last night using a SocialShopper voucher. I was really excited but unfortunately there were a few small issues that made us enjoy the experience less than we would have. I will say that our server was polite and tried to be helpful but the customer service was lacking somewhat from other... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Went to Raw Canvas last night. My friend and I had a Social Shopper (coupon) which included a tasting plate each and a canvas to paint on after we ate. Paid $79 for a $144 value. 1. We ordered the Ganache to share for dessert. It was freezer burnt and not tasty at all. We could not offer up our... More 

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Nagoya, Japan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Awesome place with a great concept. Don't come too hungry as they mostly serve plates of cheeses and meats. They have a decent selection of wines and, as the title states, absinthe is on the menu. They serve it very authentically with water dripped over the drink with a sugar cube. The painting portion can get messy so watch out!... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Awesome concept. Atmosphere was great, people were friendly. Menu is more of a appetizer type, but still great to have with all the different types of beer and the painting was fun. Great date spot.

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is the place to wear that outfit that's hot enough to party in, but ready to be thrown out. This includes anything from jeans to party shoes. Leave the fancy dresses for another event. The snacks are ok and the wine list too, but the fun part is to hang out with friends and enjoy some great laughs over... More 

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Bellingham
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Great experience for a team building. Only dislike was that the paint available was missing 2 to 3 colors including white. I would think this would be a general maintenance issue. We also requested a total vegan menu and sausage on almost every plate. But a very fun experience and would recommend to others.

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Dallas, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This idea of eating then painting was way more fun than I thought. I went with a group of friends. You may want to have dinner first. The food selection is more for snacking as you drink.

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Additional Information about Raw Canvas

Address: 1046 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Tapas

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