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Le Bistro de Paris

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751 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G2L6, Canada (Robson)
Robson at Denman and Georgia at Denman
(604) 687-1418
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious chicken

Ate here twice. Lunch one day and brunch the next day. All dishes were tasty and fresh . Chicken sandwich was very good and the omelette was cooked perfectly. Friends raved about the tomato soup. Friendly helpful staff .

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2013
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

For years this Bistro delighted Vancouverites with its steak and frites and other typical bistro dishes - under the name "Cafe de Paris." The restaurant has undergone a change of management, with a bit of a design upgrade and a somewhat more updated menu, but the heart of the place is still in place.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Ate here twice. Lunch one day and brunch the next day. All dishes were tasty and fresh . Chicken sandwich was very good and the omelette was cooked perfectly. Friends raved about the tomato soup. Friendly helpful staff .

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Kent, England
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129 reviews 129 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

The surrounding restaurants were all very busy but Le Bistro was half empty, which did not bode well but the menu looked interesting and we were too tired to wait for a table elsewhere so ended up here. The food was excellent, the waitress charming and there was 30% off wine that night, what's not to love?

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Vancouver, British Columbia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We often head to this little Westend gem for weekday lunches. The food is always a hit, complete with the standards that one expects like Croque Monsieur, French Onion Soup, Beef Tartar, Escargots, and Steak Frites done to perfection. The service is friendly, fast, and knows their food. John Blakely, also the owner of Bistro Pastis, has transformed this restaurant... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

le Parisien, the new name of this restaurant is excellent. We enjoyed dinner on Friday night. Husband ate off the dine out menu with crispy calamari, steak frites, apple crepe. I had the onion soup and the beef Bourgignon. All dishes were outstanding. Service impeccable. Absolutely loved it and will be back soon

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Vancouver
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49 reviews 49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Our special dinner at Le Parisien was wonderful. Under new management, the restaurant looks a bit more formal inside and the menu reflects this by having more traditional French dishes. We started off with appetizers of duck terrine and escargot. Both were tasty and flavourful with a generous slab of terrine. For mains we had the cassoulet for two and... More 

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West Vancouver, Canada
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85 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

We have been eating at this Bistro since the 70's under various owners and names (Cafe de Paris and, latterly, Bistro de Paris). Over the years, some visits were great, some mediocre and some unacceptable. Glad to say this new incarnation is a hit. Nice, clean update of the decor, a pared down and inventive menu, super talented kitchen and... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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236 reviews 236 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Decided to dine at this restaurant with family and the whole night turned out to be a great time. Had a great time with our family as well the food we experienced was just amazing. The special that night was Boneless Beef Shortrib with roquefort cheese crust...OMG, amazing. Two of us had this and thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Someone also... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

Hadn't been to this restaurant since the late1970's when we would come into town from West Van with a French friend for the heavier Bistro fare. Now downtown empty nesters surrounded by new restaurants, we noticed it listed in Dine Out Vancouver, and went. The dine out menu didn't appeal, so I ordered the Salade Nicoise, and my husband the... More 

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vancouver bc canada
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39 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

This used to be a place where we could find the taste of Paris we longed for. The frites (French fries) were - and still are - delicious. But something is different. I don't miss the haughty French (and French Canadian) waiters, and the ubiquitous Edith Piaff music is still there (why oh why must we be punished with endless... More 

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Address: 751 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G2L6, Canada
Phone Number: (604) 687-1418
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 751 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G2L6, Canada
    (Robson)
  • Public Transportation: Robson at Denman and Georgia at Denman
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (604) 687-1418

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

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