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Cheshire Cheese Inn

Dunbar
English, Pub
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4585 Dunbar Street | 30th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V6S 2G7, Canada
+1 604-224-2521
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11:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 6
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A Sunny Afternoon with Friends and Family

A great Dunbar Neighbourhood treasure. A place to meet friend and family so share a few sips of Bubbly Pop and a Lunch. Food menu and quality well above pub standard. the interior reminds me of a traditional English pub.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
GracesDad49
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Vancouver, Canada
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19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A great Dunbar Neighbourhood treasure. A place to meet friend and family so share a few sips of Bubbly Pop and a Lunch. Food menu and quality well above pub standard. the interior reminds me of a traditional English pub.

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

So, it is not as if the food was awful, however, the service was absolutely terrible. The waitress was aloof the entire time, sat us at a dirty table, did not come back to clean it for about ten minutes. Then someone else came and cleaned even though our table was clearly the first waitresses responsibility. She did not come... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

In the best pub tradition, a friendly restaurant/bar for a neighbourhood. Welcoming to families - they can provide a hot chocolate for a cold child after a day of ice skating or a cool brew after playing sports with your friends. The premises are air conditioned for a hot day. Daily food specials - typical pub grub - not gastropub... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good food for the price, but the starters I think were a bit overpriced. Had the steak and ale bites, and would for sure go back just for those! Good service as well, and friendly staff.

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Calgary
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Dropped into this quirky neighbourhood pub for supper and I wasn't disappointed. Tried the lamb leg with savoury mint sauce and the Lamb actually tasted like lamb. I have found the lamb at more big chain restaurants is more like beef so this was a pleasant surprise. The savour mint sauce was tad too savoury but didn't ruin the meal.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our family has dined at the Cheshire Cheese for some 20+ years. It's a relaxing atmosphere where the entire family can enjoy some good home-cooked traditional style pub food. A favourite has been Toad-In-The-Hole, British Bangers clothed in Yorkshire pudding and dressed with steamed vegetables, mashed potatoes and gravy. Whenever the urge or occasion came up it was an easy... More 

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Alberta
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

My sister had heard about the prime rib special on Friday Nights so headed out. Very English style pub. Menu had a wide range of selections. My sister had the prime rib, mum had the bangers and mash and I had the cottage pie. Food was good and portions were generous. Atmosphere was good however being a Friday night it... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Had breakfast here last Sunday. No wait for a table, pleasant English pub type atmosphere and the food was great. We had the British Breakfast and eggs bene. British Breakfast is 2 eggs any style, bacon, pork sausage, baked beans, grilled tomato, fried potatoes and toast for only $10. We found plenty of free street parking. If you have kids... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Somewhat reminiscent of a typical British pub, with enough atmosphere to make any nostalgia buffs happy. The menu has British classics included with West Coast fare. There were a few delectable selections I'd like to go back and sample at a future time. Televisions are strategically placed for sports lovers - appropriately, women's 'footy' was on when we were there.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We have visited this Pub on a regular basis on our trips to Vancouver. Good British style pub, food is as you would expect, with a very British selection. Atmosphere and service is very good and enjoyable. There are several TV's situated in the pub and can conveniently watch a football (soccer) match if available.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4585 Dunbar Street | 30th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V6S 2G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Dunbar
  • Neighborhood: Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +1 604-224-2521

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English, Pub
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:59 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?