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Cinch Grill

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1517 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: In the heart of Vancouver's West End.

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good value Italian

Great value Italian which is well located. Helpful and friendly staff and would happily return next time we are in town.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Coventry, England
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Great value Italian which is well located. Helpful and friendly staff and would happily return next time we are in town.

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Vancouber, BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

If you love Muscles, you should try their classic recipe it's great. We also very much enjoyed their pasta dishes. The staff are friendly and helpful, although a bit slow with their service... but the food is worth it.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

We were in Vancouver for 9 days, and ate at Cinch 5 times, so needless to say we think it's a great place. The food is delicious and the service is excellent.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

This is an almost very good restaurant let down by finishing touches to the food. My beef was excellent , well cooked, but the sauce was seasoned to an inch of it's life. My wife had seafood risotto. Seafood was excellent but risotto finished off with so much butter as to almost make it inedible. Pleasant staff but should have... More 

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Carrboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

So glad we stopped here for lunch. We're never sure as vegetarians what our options will be and I'm very pleased to report that their vegetarian pizza was one of the best we've ever had! Crisp crust generously topped with lots of fresh wonderful vegies! One pizza was enough for us to split for lunch. Service was prompt, friendly and... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

stopped here for a couple of times once for lunch and once for dinner the seafood rissoto was excellent although portion size was not massive and we caused a bit of a fuss when my wife asked for an ordainary cheese and tomatoe pizza but they did deliver in the end.

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Van BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

While I miss Mo & Misty, we continue to enjoy Cinch, it's deck on a sunny day, having a glass of wine, and appie or dinner. Great pizza too. Good for watching the world and people go by. Enjoyed by locals and tourists alike.

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Penticton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Ate here with my mother and sister! They offer a Sunday brunch my sister and I both had the Cinch Benedict! It was amazing. We also had a pizza to share between the three of us, the crust was cooked just right. My mom had a seafood pasta I didn't try it but it looked fantastic and she said it... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Recently sold but the same chef. 3rd visit here because we like its small size, cozy interior and table layout (like in NO long bench). Good service, nice selection of pasta entrees and starters. Service attentive, small wine list with some reasonably priced options. Washrooms clean. Particularily enjoyed the tomato bocancini salad and the chicken liver starters. Mains are ample... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Cosy little restaurant in the west end, dined there with my wife and son after a recommendation on its lunches. Pleasant space, food very good, except for the risotto, which was poorly executed ie over cooked and distictly sub par. I had a steak starter, followed by spaghetti also e olio. I asked that they don't put tomato in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1517 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

In the heart of Vancouver's West End.

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