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Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar

637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada
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Ranked #270 of 2,809 Restaurants in Vancouver
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Price range: $23 - $185
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Canadian, Grill
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Dunsmuir St.
Description: Hy's has been Canada's first name in steaks since opening in 1955. For nearly 60 years the Hy's name has meant the finest Canadian beef and impeccable service in a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Hy's is Canada's premiere steakhouse. We are Hy's, and proud of it, since 1955.
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English first
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The Beef Wellington and filet mignon with asiago cheese was a culinary delight!!! This was my 1st visit to Hy's but most definitely not my last. Friendly service and a cosy dining room as well as fantastic food helped make for an excellent night out. The desserts were outstanding!! Don't miss out on the pistachio crème brulee, bananas Foster and... More

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Palm Bay, Florida
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466 reviews 466 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The beef tournedos and the halibut were simply outstanding. Cooked medium rare as requested. We were in a separate room which was great as we could talk and hear what our friends were saying. Service was great too!

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Whitehorse, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was our first experience at Hy's and won't be our last. It felt a bit like stepping back in time to the 1950's. An episode of Mad Men could be filmed here. The lounge and dining room are dark panelled wood and dim lighting. The menu is classic: steaks, oysters rockefeller, wedge salad, table service for steak Diane, old-school... More

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Victoria, British Columbia
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We eat a lot of steak and since we hadn't been to Vancouver in a while, thought we would indulge. Originally we were going to go to another steak restaurant we like but after reading the lastest review on Tripadvisor, decide to give Hy's another try. First, let me say that the service was great and none of what followed... More

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Summit, New Jersey
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

No doubt about it, the steaks (and onion rings, and wedge salad...) are fabulous here! The service is courteous and leisurely. Fun to see the open view to the grill.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We visited recently as a family of five for a farewell meal with family before returning home. From arrival to leaving the service, food and wine was excellent. The only let down was a Fillet Mignon that had a significant amount of fat at one end. To be fair to the restaurant they didn't charge for the fillet but it... More

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Vancouver, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Hy's is one of my favourite restaurants in Vancouver. Thats easy when you love steak, but it's one of the best steak restaurants in Vancouver if not the best. We were celebrating a birthday and the level of service (from Blair) was extraordinary to say the least. Ask for him when you make a reservation, you won't be disappointed. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My family & I have been enjoying the delicacies of Hy's for generations. My grandfather spent his birthdays there, my father spends his birthday's there, and in turn, I spend my birthday's with Hy's! We celebrated my sister's 33rd birthday there on a warm Wednesday evening. We had a beautiful table right in the center of the restaurant; As always,... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I've heard of a few must-try steakhouses in Vancouver, however, I feel Hy's isn't as promoted as others. I kind of like that. Its a small entrance to the restaurant. A little tucked away in the downtown core. Classy is the best word I can describe. Perfect ambience and atmosphere. Wicked quality of food. Service is remarkable! Waiters are very... More

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We just had a gastronomic dinner at Hy's restaurant upon the invitation of an American friend. What a wonderful way to cap the street celebrations and parade in nearby streets. It's Canada Day, the spirit of independence lives on ( July 1) The ambience of the restaurant was of vintage years of fine dining. Dim lights, white uniformed waiters, saucers... More

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