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The Reef Restaurant

4172 Main St., Vancouver, British Columbia v5v 3p7, Canada
604-874-5375
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Ranked #663 of 2,846 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $1 - $21
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Caribbean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Japanese first
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English first
2 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I've eaten here probably fifteen or twenty times all told. I always order the same thing - Jerk Chicken Trini Roti with Plantain fries as the side. For $12, this is more than most people can eat in two sittings! The dish has spiced chicken(not too spicy), potato and a few other things and is delicious. The roti is light... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We visited the Reef for brunch on a Sunday morning. This is our go to place in Vancouver every time we visit. It was not as busy this visit but the food was just as delicious as I remember. The Eggs Benedict, crab or salmon, are awesome and the Huevos Rancheros were also a hit at our table. We had... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The best authentic caribean restaurant in Vancouver with delightful charming decore.love in the summer and love on a damp Vancouver winter day.

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Revelstoke, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

What a find! Picking a good restaurant in Vancouver is never hard, but this place is a must do! The Island Thyme chicken melts in your mouth, and the Maracas Bay Mahi is outstanding! These guys know what they are doing in Jamaican kitchen.

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Canada
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172 reviews 172 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Great vibe in a neighbourhood that is becoming more trendy by the day. This restaurant serves good basic jamaican pub fair. The usual combination of jerk chicken, roti, fish and lots of rum. Cocktails are diluted but still a great accompaniant to the meal. Worth a stop over. Try the wings, the fish of the day and the roti. Make... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

So we were staying around here for a few days on vacation and walked past this restaurant every day. On our last day we decided to stop in as the menu was intriguing. The food here was unique and flavorful. Thought they would just do some spices and call it Caribbean food but they really have different flavors and unique... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Very popular bar with a good menu. Deep fried bread? was a highlight apetitizer. First time trying platain fries. Came with yummy sauce.

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Cloverdale, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Went there tonight for dinner and was pleasantly surprised by how great this place is. Three of us split the appy sampler for two and it was more than enough, the jerk wings were incredible. I tried the chicken curry and it was great, enough spice to really give it a bit but also very tasty. Jen did a great... More 

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bc canada
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144 reviews 144 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I just happened to be in the area, hungry around noon having passed up breakfast, and walked by the Reef. I was drawn in by the piped Carib. sounds, the happy chatter of diners, and the inviting if funky decor. After I ordered Quilaqiles from the server's suggestion, I looked at the description- One sunny side egg, pulled jerk chicken... More 

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Vancouver
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Cool restaurant on Main street with delicious spicy Caribbean food. This place makes me want to travel to the Caribbean again ... love the vibe in this place. I had the crab cakes benny and ceaser - so good!!

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Additional Information about The Reef Restaurant

Address: 4172 Main St., Vancouver, British Columbia v5v 3p7, Canada
Phone Number: 604-874-5375
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 21
Cuisine: Caribbean

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