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The Reef Restaurant

4172 Main St., Vancouver, British Columbia v5v 3p7, Canada
604-874-5375
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Ranked #606 of 2,809 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $1 - $21
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Cuisines: Caribbean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

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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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 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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158 reviews 158 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 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
49 helpful votes 49 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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138 reviews 138 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
234 helpful votes 234 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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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Went here for the first time on a rainy spring evening. The decor is a it funky and eclectic with a lot of Caribbean elements. The pictures on the wall were from a local artist who featured African themes though - which just made the place seem even more funky. Very friendly staff and fast service. Menu petty authentic -... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The food is great as well as the music selection, also in the summer has a pretty cool outside sitting in the best part of town (Main street)

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