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Globe@YVR

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3111 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, British Columbia V7B0A6, Canada (Vancouver International Airport)
Canada Line at YVR terminus stop.
604-248-3281
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This restaurant is at Vancouver Intl Airport
Today
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Globe@YVR is one of the only fine-dining restaurants in Richmond, British...
Globe@YVR is one of the only fine-dining restaurants in Richmond, British Columbia to specialize in Pacific Northwest Cuisine and the Ocean Wise Program. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner with an excellent variety of wines, guests can expect a contemporary and sophisticated setting with spectacular panoramic views through floor-to-ceiling windows.
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Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
It so easily could have been a 5!

We were celebrating a very special occasion and chose to have our celebratory dinner at a restaurant with past memories and toast to future ones. Our food was excellent, and every item very freshly prepared. We asked for medium rare beef, and that was exactly on the mark and was literally melt in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Fibrelady
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Vancouver, Canada
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Scenic view
  • Special occasions
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Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We were celebrating a very special occasion and chose to have our celebratory dinner at a restaurant with past memories and toast to future ones. Our food was excellent, and every item very freshly prepared. We asked for medium rare beef, and that was exactly on the mark and was literally melt in your mouth delicious. The kitchen was certainly... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Great for a night before a 6 a.m. flight! After a relaxing cocktail in the lounge, we enjoyed an excellent dinner, perfectly prepared and presented by an attentive server. Very unique presentation on my wife's pork tenderloin which she really enjoyed. Equally so with my short ribs, cooked for 24 hours, so incredibly tender. Highly recommend!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Had a long layover between flights and decided to have lunch in restaurant. Mushroom soup was great but burger.....have had better at Wendy's. Beige in colour and tasted/looked like it was a frozen processed patty and junior chef confirmed as much....pretty poor for $22. Worst part about it? My complaint was only addressed with a "we will give you a... More 

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British Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Always enjoyable to eat at this restaurant where the food is consistently cooked to perfection and the service is outstanding. Although menu items are pricey, they are worth it. The caesar salad is outstanding -- not overdressed like many other restaurants. The short ribs were succulent, flavoured to perfection and my dining companion remarked that her chicken was outstanding as... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

I look forward to having a meal here while staying the night before an early morning flight. The food is really good, pricey but it's a fairmont and an airport... I was alone so one minor complaint was that service wasn't that attentive especially for someone who had no dinner companion. I waited almost10 minutes from the time I ordered... More 

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Vancouver
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141 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We've eaten here before and enjoyed the experience – particularly the friendly and professional service – so we decided to come back for a nice dinner out on Christmas night. The room wasn't full, so there's no excuse for the hit-and-miss service; we were ignored for long stretches of time, dealt with by four different servers, and, though all four... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

If you have a long layover while waiting for your flight, make your way to the Fairmont Hotel attached to the International/US Terminal and enjoy a delicious meal in comfortable surroundings in the restaurant or bar while watching flights take off and land through the floor to ceiling windows. We were there for a late lunch/early dinner a few weeks... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed overnight at the Fairmont YVR and had the pleasure of dining for both dinner and breakfast at the Globe. This review pertains specifically for our dinner experience however, the excellent service and food quality extends to breakfast as well. We dined on a Saturday evening. We were greeted and seated promptly by the window that... More 

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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

The globe restaurant offers a classic high tea you'll only find in England. With a wonderful selection of tea, delicious sandwiches and scones and pastries like no other, the beautiful view overlooking the airport is the icing on the cake (or the clotted cream on the scone if you may) with a 4 hour layover in Vancouver I went out... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I've been here a ton of times for the breakfast/brunch buffet. It is highly recommended and probably one of the best I've ever had. They have everything on the menu, and it is very Fresh. They offer maple butter--wow. Service is great; cappuccinos are pricey, but this is Fairmont, in an Airport, and in Vancouver, North America's most expensive city... More 

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Additional Information about Globe@YVR

Address: 3111 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, British Columbia V7B0A6, Canada
Phone Number: 604-248-3281
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 150
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3111 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, British Columbia V7B0A6, Canada
    (Vancouver International Airport)
  • Public Transportation: Canada Line at YVR terminus stop.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 604-248-3281

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 150
  • Cuisine: Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions

Description

Globe@YVR is one of the only fine-dining restaurants in Richmond, British Columbia to specialize in Pacific Northwest Cuisine and the Ocean Wise Program. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner with an excellent variety of wines, guests can expect a contemporary and sophisticated setting with spectacular panoramic views through floor-to-ceiling windows.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?