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Chambar

562 Beatty Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2L3, Canada (Downtown)
604 879 7119
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Ranked #17 of 2,810 restaurants in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $37
Cuisines: Organic
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Dunsmuir/Pender
Transit: We are the second building north from the Stadium/Chinatown skytrain station.
Description: "An unpretentious fling with fine dining."
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

my girlfriend and I went to Chambar for our 1 year anniversary and had their tasting menu. amazing. there was 7 courses/stages in all, each paired specifically with a wine, cocktail or beer. the food was outstanding and the drinks were incredible. their list of Trappist beers is pretty impressive and Jason is a wealth of knowledge on all the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

I had originally made a 8:30PM reservation for a party of five. We arrived 20 minutes late due to Stanley Park traffic. Chambar was kind enough to hold our reservation. The food, service, and presentation is Excellent! We had ordered three appetizers, the cure meats, the smoked duck breast, and the albacore tuna. I specifically enjoyed the duck and tuna.... More

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Concord, New Hampshire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

It was clean and fun and had food that you don't find on Main Street. Perfect for foodies looking to have something different and special

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Went here before the show ! Absolutely five star service great energy ! Mussels were fantastic with zesty fennel tomato broth. Lots to share with everyone and very reasonable priced..Great place for Friday end of week beer and get together. more upscale than pub and seemed more Bay st. types and vibrant crowd.loved it

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San Rafael, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Vancouver is known for the large and meaty mussels. This place knows just how to cook them! They have great and unique food and drinks and we were not disappointed with a thing. I had this amazing drink that was gin infused with figs and it had blue cheese on the side to eat as you drink and it was... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was disappointed that I was too late for lamb (sold out). Settled for a very delicious (although pricey) 10 oz. peppercorn crusted New York steak with amazing potatoes. My husband raved about the mussels in white wine. Requested a drink that was not on the menu ~ tequila, mezcal & blood orange juice ~ the bartender came through with... More

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Surrey, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

We came here for a pre-show dinner prior to heading to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. It's close enough that you can park your car once and be good for the evening. The restaurant has a very cool ambiance and it was definitely hopping on a busy Friday night. Our dinners were very tasty. We give high marks for presentation but... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My husband & I were here in June. We stayed at a new hotel, Blu which is within walking distance..a large part of the reason we chose to dine here....plus the reviews!! we were not disappointed ,,great food & great service & nice atmosphere

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Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I did not enjoy my experience here. Everything both myself and my mother ordered was awful. Especially avoid ordering the cocktails, they are expensive and terrible. There are plenty of superior restaurants in Vancouver, stay away!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

A really good vibe, mussels and Belgium beer being the attraction for us. We were on our honeymoon which we mentioned to the waitress in conversation, our plate was decorated with a chocolate message of congratulations - nice touch. Not the cheapest of places to eat but well worth it for such an enjoyable evening.

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