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Fishworks

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Seafood, Wine Bar, Oyster Bar
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91 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 2E5, Canada
778 340 3449
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pleasant surprise for lunch

Was recommended to try Fishworks by someone in the ferry market, and it was worth the visit. It was quiet and the service for us was very good. Fresh oysters were very good and the rest of the menu was innovative. We had scallops with eggplant and tuna tataki with avocado and mango. Both were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Godberm
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Gave the place two chances on two very different occasions. One was on Valentines of 2014 and the other was recent. First time I ordered Risotto and Clams, dish arrived 5 minutes after I ordered it which means the Risotto was pre made and the dish tasted like microwaved food. Clams were not fresh, probably frozen prior to preparation. Second... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I recently joined 23 coworkers for a reunion. The service was the best and I was impressed by how organized our server was----I appreciate that caring for such a large group is a challenge! The food was excellent and the portions were very generous Thank you for a great lunch!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Was recommended to try Fishworks by someone in the ferry market, and it was worth the visit. It was quiet and the service for us was very good. Fresh oysters were very good and the rest of the menu was innovative. We had scallops with eggplant and tuna tataki with avocado and mango. Both were well prepared and presented, portions... More 

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

When my daughter first moved to North Vancouver in the fall of 2014 we came here for dinner after we finished moving her into her new place. I wrote a rave review at that time which this restaurant certainly deserved. The food and service was excellent. So when I visited my daughter again this April we decided to go back....It... More 

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Calgary
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We met another couple there for dinner on a Thursday. It wasn't too too busy and things got off to a good start. My wife had a drink while we looked at the menu. When we were ready to order I asked about some of the fish items on the menu, specifically the cod, halibut special and salmon. In the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Went last summer - had fun, recommended it to others - but this week was poor. Poor - extremely poor! service, food was ok but not worth the money. Really disappointing. So sad.

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Roberts creek
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We visited this restaurant on a weeknight and based on the reviews I had read here we were expecting great food and service! The purpose of this review is to maybe bring the rating down a notch or two because we left with the kind of feeling that we would never visit again.They were obviously quite short staffed but the... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

My husband, in-laws and I went for dinner at Fishworks during Dine Out Vancouver and all ordered from the Dine Out Menu. The food was very good all around. I had the Japanese eggplant appetizer which was smoky and delicious. My husband had the mussel bisque, which smelled lovely. I also tried the Korean short ribs which were also very... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have been to Fishworks probably six times over the past few years. It has never been a disappointment, although on occasion I have wished that I had chosen what one of my companions selected. Not that there way anything wrong with my order…always delicious and fresh…but every once and awhile a new dish pops up that looks amazing and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

When I lived close by, my spouse and I would walk a few blocks, rain or shine, for a simple bowl of your in-house boston style clam chowder. often. Sadly we moved away, but in every chance we get we stop in...and it's always the same: perfect!

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Additional Information about Fishworks

Address: 91 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 2E5, Canada
Phone Number: 778 340 3449
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Seafood, Wine Bar, Oyster Bar

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 91 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M 2E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: 778 340 3449

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Wine Bar, Oyster Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?