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Cinch Grill

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Robson Street
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1517 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C3, Canada
+1 604-684-5400
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3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2015

stopped here for a couple of times once for lunch and once for dinner the seafood rissoto was excellent although portion size was not massive and we caused a bit of a fuss when my wife asked for an ordainary cheese and tomatoe pizza but they did deliver in the end.

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Van BC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed May 30, 2015

While I miss Mo & Misty, we continue to enjoy Cinch, it's deck on a sunny day, having a glass of wine, and appie or dinner. Great pizza too. Good for watching the world and people go by. Enjoyed by locals and tourists alike.

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Penticton, Canada
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

Ate here with my mother and sister! They offer a Sunday brunch my sister and I both had the Cinch Benedict! It was amazing. We also had a pizza to share between the three of us, the crust was cooked just right. My mom had a seafood pasta I didn't try it but it looked fantastic and she said it... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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451 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2015

Recently sold but the same chef. 3rd visit here because we like its small size, cozy interior and table layout (like in NO long bench). Good service, nice selection of pasta entrees and starters. Service attentive, small wine list with some reasonably priced options. Washrooms clean. Particularily enjoyed the tomato bocancini salad and the chicken liver starters. Mains are ample... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed December 24, 2014

Cosy little restaurant in the west end, dined there with my wife and son after a recommendation on its lunches. Pleasant space, food very good, except for the risotto, which was poorly executed ie over cooked and distictly sub par. I had a steak starter, followed by spaghetti also e olio. I asked that they don't put tomato in the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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119 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2014

A very enjoyable casual bistro, Good variety of menu selections. Been there three times, all great. Friendly service from people who really care. Nightly specials, hard to choose! Can't go wrong here. This visit we shared a creative prawn appy, a pasta, and each had a perfectly grilled rib eye steak, and dessert. Perhaps a little too much but we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2014

Sad to say, this Vancouver gem is under new management and the service was awful. My food came so late my colleagues had finished eating. The owner refused to comp my meal or adjust the bill. His reason was because I'd eaten 1/2 my meal....bad service. The food was different, missing that Cinch taste. The onions in my panini were... More 

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Reviewed September 22, 2014

Small intimate restaurant with very friendly service. The meal tasted good and was refined. I suggest the Cinch Spaguetti. It was amazing!!

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Iowa
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191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2014

Ate lunch and dinner here on a weekday. The hamburger at lunch was great, very tasty, and good fries to go with it. For dinner had the sockeye salmon with caesar salad. The salad was very good, the salmon was pretty good, just a bit over cooked. Being an Italian place, I asked for a side of pasta with the... More 

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Toddington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

As the last restaurant we visited in Vancouver in our recent trip to Canada this fine restaurant proved to be a little gem. The staff were happy to guide us through the menu, and we enjoyed a fine meal that was well presented and beautifully cooked. If this restaurant was a few thousand miles nearer home I suspect that we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1517 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighborhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-684-5400
Description
In the heart of Vancouver's West End.

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