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3111 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, British Columbia V7B0A6, Canada
604-248-3281
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Ranked #16 of 672 Restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $31 - $150
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Vancouver International Airport
Transit: Canada Line at YVR terminus stop.
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.
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Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
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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72 reviews 72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

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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73 reviews 73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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Vancouver
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The Globe@YVR is a somewhat hidden gem that locals need to know about it! Not just for airport travellers, if you live anywhere near YVR then this should be on your list of places to dine. We had one of our best culinary experiences ever. Our server Melissa was friendly and had in-depth product knowledge that helped with our dining... More 

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed at the Fairmont at Vancouver Airport as we had an early flight out the next morning. Decided to try their Globe restaurant and enjoyed a light meal of smoked tomato soup and crab cakes. The soup was excellent, as was the wine and the service. The crab cakes were good but not spectacular. The furnishings and decor are high... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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100 reviews 100 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It was such a relief to sit down and eat at this wonderful restaurant. We ate several times here because we stayed at the Fairmont for 3 nights. They are friendly to special diets. My husband is LACTOSE-INTOLERANT and told the waiters. They took good care of him. I am a VEGETARIAN and ate very well here as well. The... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Our 3 (soon to be 4) year old started preschool so we wanted to do something special to celebrate this milestone. We decided high tea was kid friendly as the Globe offers a junior tea service. We arrived and were seated close to the windows so we could see the planes, arriving and being unloaded. The tables were impeccably set... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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98 reviews 98 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Decor is chic and trendy, love the lighting and ambiance. Make reservations and request a table buy the windows for plane viewing. Fairmont service and cuisine top notch. We also enjoyed the BC featured Okanagan wine. Menu reflects the many cultures and spices around the globe, so is quite varied. We had Canadian Angus tenderloin and Marrocan lamb. Lovely dinner... More 

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Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Everything about our 2 stays here are amazing. The rooms are big,clean and 5 star. The food and service was above and beyond. So quiet. No way you can tell you are at an airport. Awesome!!! Can't wait to go back

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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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