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Five Sails Restaurant

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300-999 Canada Place | The Pan-Pacific Hotel R level, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E1, Canada (Howe Street)
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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91 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed Five Sails as the seafood was fresh and tasty. The chef uses unique flavors to enhance traditional fresh seafood fare. We had the tuna starter which had wonderful flavors of grapefruit and avocado blended in a unique and tasty fare. We also tried the local salmon which lived up to the wonderful expectations--moist and flavorful!

Thank jswflights
Sugar Land, Texas
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice place with excellent views. The service was excellent. But the food - we all did the set menu - was just ok. The wine list was also rather pedestrian. Worst problem was both were so overpriced that it leaves a bad taste. We had a Zin that costs less than $20 at home for $75 Canadian.

Thank Wep25
Richland, Washington
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97 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Classy decor with tasty gourmet dishes, but not snobby. We had the 7 course dinner with wine pairings, every course was beautifully displayed with fabulous taste to match. Was a great place to celebrate our anniversary, complete with a "happy anniversary" dessert. Thoroughly enjoyed watching float planes landing in the harbor followed by a beautiful setting sun.

Thank cork_777
Nassau, Bahamas
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming helpful service and excellent food. The view the across Vancouver Bay was amazing.The desserts are superb and the sommelier has been very helpful in choosing an appropriate wine from a large wine list. They are very accommodating with food allergies.

Thank bahamas333
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set menu for a small group business dinner and found the food very good and the service attentive. The team as a whole enjoyed the set menu which was a scallops starter and then a choice of fish or lamb for main course and a nice desert. This place is inside the Pan Pacific hotel and has a nice view.

Thank NG B
Coquitlam, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 16 years in Vancouver, Five Sails is still one of my favourite restaurants. The food is amazing although the portions are small - most fine dining restaurants have small portions. The desserts are superb and the wine list is excellent. They are very accommodating with food allergies and substitutions. I highly recommend this restaurant for business meetings, dates and... More 

Thank MarieFH15
Palo Alto, United States
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in The Pan Pacific Hotel where the ferry terminal is. There is a large parking structure there but would not be convenient if a ship is docked there. It was a bit of a challenge to figure out how to get to the restaurant after we parked but we finally found the correct door. I had... More 

Thank Tim L
San Francisco, California
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our wedding anniversary and it was not only romantic with the ocean view but the food was superb from start to finish. Service was excellent and the dishes we selected were wonderful. They do have a few preset menus that ranged from $99 per person to $55 per person. We opted to go with the menu that included... More 

Thank Trojan4Life
Los Angeles
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a top restaurant. Not cheap. But not a bad value, especially when you factor in the awesome views of the harbor from every table, the fine service and the delicious food. Can't recommend this highly enough.

Thank Drthmedarb
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49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An elegant room with a curved wall facing the beautiful harbour. Charming helpful service and stunning food. A place where the people working genuinely care about the food and your experience. Fine dining with bells on!

Thank velvethaggis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$60 - $80
Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view
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: 300-999 Canada Place | The Pan-Pacific Hotel R level, 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: 604-844-2855
  • This restaurant is at Pan Pacific Vancouver

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