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Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House

777 Thurlow Street (at Robson), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
604-669-1940
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Ranked #17 of 2,820 Restaurants in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Oyster Bar
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Robson
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nyc
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68 reviews 68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Basic seafood,steak. Not terrible but not outstanding. Desserts however were delicious. Would go back only for desserts, not entrees. Had the tuna... Just ok. Side orders of Mac and cheese and spinach not so good. Raw oysters were good.entrees about $35. With so many great places to eat in Vancouver, skip it.

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Kimberley, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

This wonderful place was recommended to us by staff at Rosellen Suites at Stanley Park and they were right - it was terrific! We actually found it by accident the last day of our visit and although we had just had breakfast not too long before, we decided to see what it was all about. We had brunch on the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Very happening place. Excellent food, wine, service too. You can tell why it's so busy...it's great.

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Brisbane
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Visiting Vancouver on holiday. We started my birthday evening at the roof bar. The night was unusually warm for 30 Sep . The atmosphere was great. The restaurant and bar buzzing and it was a Monday night. The bar staff were charismatic and attentive to the point we had to drag ourselves away for dinner. The first table didn't suit... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Looked to Tripadvisor to assist in picking a great restaurant in downtown Vancouver and the reviews led us to this gem. What a fantastic restaurant and I would recommend for lunch or dinner. The service was superb from walking in the door to our final bite. We had the fish duo and the meal was excellent flavors and cooked to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

We waited at the door for nearly an hour in the cold for the 11am opening - completely worth it for coconut lime scones, fresh juice and eggs benedict on the roof under cozy heaters. We loved this place.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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141 reviews 141 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Never before have we found ourselves visiting a new city with so many restaurants to choose from than to go to the same one three nights in a row. It wasn't intended to be that way. One night was purely by first choice. The second night was a rebound from a failed attempt at a nearby "competitor". The third was... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

A great place to go for seafood and drinks. Even better with friends and/or recommended for a date. Check and see if they have a 3 course special....it rocked.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

I have taken my grown children to this establishment on three occasions and been totally impressed with the food preparation and class of the service. Being a seafood lover I thought that the variety of shell fish and the manner it was prepared is second to none. The serving staff were very helpful in describing how food would be prepared... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Food was good. Staff was exceptionally nice and helpful. I had the trout which was great. The chowder was delicious. This is a charming place . It's loud,especially in the bar area. Overall, great place. I'd go back.

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Additional Information about Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House

Address: 777 Thurlow Street (at Robson), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 604-669-1940
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Oyster Bar

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