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Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar

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Neighborhood:
Downtown
Steakhouse, Grill, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada (Dunsmuir St.)
+1 604-683-7671
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Newcastle, Australia
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Normally, I would give this restaurant a five star rating as each year we have always had a small room on the side- away from the large dining area. However, this year, it was incredibly noisy and the food and wine much more expensive than we have previously experienced. The food itself was exceptional, the service a bit overwhelming but... More 

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Thank Wynette H
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hys is legendary for its steak, they will not disappoint you. A must try is the cheesebread, make sure you order two sides. The Ceasar salad is prepared tables idea so it can be personalized a bit, one of the best at any restaurant. This is a pricy meal, expect $300 for two. Service can be questionable at times not... More 

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Thank Brian S
Vancouver, Canada
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For the occasional night out in Vancouver for a wonderful experience, Hy's offers a real treat....their standards such as the cheese toast, the outstanding Caesar salad still made table side for the best experience, their selection of steaks to suit most carnivores, together with never fail service makes this into an exceptional night out. The room is dark, just as... More 

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Thank ronearle
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Handsdown one of my favourite place in town. Wow Cheese Toast is a must have - I don't know how to describe it but its heaven !, Apparently there 7 different cheese in it ( I'm sure its super healthy for you hahah), it literally melts in your mouth. Ceaser Salad- table side made, freshest ceaser salad Ive ever had,... More 

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Thank Carmen T
White Rock, British Columbia, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely staff, but the food? I really love good food and have eaten at most of the good restaurants in Vancouver. This eatery is for business people who charge meals to the company.Salesmen from out of town who recognize a brand name such as Hy's.This is for people who are really here to get drunk. If you don't like good... More 

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Thank Michael H
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

New upstairs is great. It has a New York steakhouse feel. Good crowd. Appetizers for happy hour are good. A little pricy but average for Vancouver. Cheese toast and ceasar salad is a must. Steak is good but I still enjoy Gothams a little more. Just convinced myself to change this from 4 to 5 stars.

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Thank Dean D
Abbotsford, Canada
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The personalized service is exceptional. The cheese bread Hys offers is one of a kind! The Vancouver location has an elegant and historic feel. The location is very central and walking distance from all major hotels.

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Thank Harpk
San Diego, California
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160 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was great to revisit my favorite restaurant from 1984-1994. I had eaten at the Hy's in Edmonton 100's of times over those years and loved it more then any other restaurant. I had my opportunity to relive those tastes again in Vancouver this past weekend. I took my wife who I have been telling stories to for years to... More 

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Thank Neillibin
New Westminster
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

Always try to get y to Hy's a couple of times a year and enjoy the whole experience. Great steaks, cheese bread is to die for and a fine collection of wines.

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Vancouver, Canada
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139 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

This is my first time here and it was for my birthday dinner. Lovely restaurant tucked away downtown. Our waiter was very good all through the night. We had the garlic cheese bread to start which was sooo tasty and then we had the lamb and scallops dishes. The lamb was good and the scallops were good but I've had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$23 - $185
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Grill, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada
    (Dunsmuir St.)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-683-7671
Description
Hy's has been Canada's first name in steaks since opening in 1955. For nearly 60 years the Hy's name has meant the finest Canadian beef and impeccable service in a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Hy's is Canada's premiere steakhouse. We are Hy's, and proud of it, since 1955.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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