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Five Sails Restaurant

999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
+1 604-844-2855
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you wish to talk to your dinner partner make sure there are no large groups booked. The front end manager apparently has no control of the dinning room. During our visit even after repeated requests by her to the large loud group they just...More

Thank Timothy K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a creepy photo to use for the restaurant. When our friends made this reservation and I looked it up on TripAdvisor and saw the creepy 80’s photo of the two ‘proprietors’, I had misgivings about having dinner here. Food was fine, but jereeeze, change...More

Thank llynnm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an amazing experience. The food is nothing short of exquisite. I’d strongly recommend. The sea bass is to die for. Ambiance is perfect.

Thank NimNada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This time my wife had the sablefish and I had the ling cod. They were both delicious. The service was top notch. The souffle was recommended with a caution of the 25 minutes wait. It was worth every minute. A great experience.

Thank Ambassador785199
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were two couples, end of August 2018 , Restorant Location and internal ambiance was good. To watch out side with tasty meals , it was really fantastic.

Thank Ugur Aslan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We traveled from Australia to enjoy Vancouver and had the ultimate experience at The Five Sails restaurant! Gerry and Ernst prepared the finest fine dining experience we have had the pleasure of enjoying! Superb service from every member of the staff! A must do for...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the view to the food all was utterly perfect. Table for 2 at the window was a great start as it overlooks the harbor. The food presentation was as great as the actual taste. Lobster bisque and a seafood trip to start. I'm. It...More

Thank Travelingatty24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this to celebrate my husband's birthday during 3 days in Vancouver. It certainly lived up to its reputation. Not only did we love every dish we had but the view on a beautiful summer evening was breathtaking, the music not too loud and...More

Thank NewcastleKiwigirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 18 yr old grandson to experience different foods. Cavier, foie gras, turnup soup and the chef choice menu was perfect. Food and service perfect. My new go to place.

Thank Bobbie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going to dine in only one restaurant in Vancouver, this is the one. The finest quality food, exquisite, friendly service and a view of Vancouver Harbour that is second to none. We had the privilege of having Lisa as our primary server...More

Thank Brian S
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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I went with a little girl once couple years ago who was 5 at the time. The little girl wanted to eat fruit instead of dessert so the chef created a fruit plate for her (which was not on the menu). I don't normally see any... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$60 - $80
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Canada Place | Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada
    (Howe Street)
  • Public Transportation: The closest bus stop is located at the Sea Bus Terminal at the North end of Granville Street and Cordova Street.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-844-2855
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Pan Pacific Vancouver
Proprietors, Chef Ernst Dorfler & Gerry Sayers, a husband & wife team, offer award winning cuisine & personalized service in this spectacular waterfront setting. Chef Ernst Dorfler, a multiple gold medal Culinary Olympic World Champion for Canada, offers his take on modern classics with European influences in an elegant, upscale fine dining room set against the natural backdrop of Vancouver's inner harbour with breathtaking views of the local mountains, Stanley Park and Lions Gate bridge. Experience Chef Ernst Dorfler's seasonal a la carte menu - or - Chef's Tasting Menu featuring smaller versions of some of his signature star dishes with the option to include Sommelier, Ramon Fresneda's selected pairing of wines to best complement the menu. The Five Sails Team are honoured to be recognized with the 2018 Les Clefs d'Or Silver Service Award voted by Vancouver's concierges as their favourite restaurant to recommend to their guests! Level R - Pan Pacific Hotel @ Canada Place
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