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Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar

Steakhouse, Canadian, Grill
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637 Hornby St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2G3, Canada (Dunsmuir St.)
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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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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Richmond, Brirtish Columbia
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Absolutely a place to celebrate that special birthday occasion. We are a group of 20 family and friends, it is always a pleasure to be able to come back to this place after their Reno. Reservation is a must as they steadily gets filled on dinner time. I must admit they are pricey double the price of the Keg but... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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469 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a delightful dinner with old friends at Hy's. The service was excellent as expected and we sat in a semi private area where there was room for 12 of us and it was quiet enough for conversation. They have a number of good choices on the menu from smaller portions to what I call "logging camp" sized steaks... More 

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Williams Lake, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those " if you have to ask, you can't afford it " moments. I am not a executive, rock star or big time lawyer but once in awhile I like to eat like one. So spending more than most people do on their truck payment for the month, I enjoyed a meal that I most likely... More 

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Richland, Washington
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97 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a long-time Vancouver steak spot with beautiful old-time ambiance. We ate in the recently opened upstairs bar. Ryan Shimo, the bar manager, made some excellent and creative cocktails and gave us recommendations on our dinner selections. Very knowledgeable on steak cuts and whiskey. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The cheese bread appetizer sounds so simple, but it is sooo... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice to see the "Encore" is still busy even on a Tuesday night. What can I say. Everything fantastic, service perfect, warm rich friendly but old school (which I like). Perfect Filet Oscar with the wedge salad to start. Or you can have Caesar salad built table-side or steak Dianne. Used to go at lunch a lot in the old... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely a high end experience in a cozy atmosphere. Good wine list but affordable options. Steak must be your main there, and it was prepared very well.

1 Thank Mick K
Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I decided to finally try out Hy's Steakhouse. I think that you can't get a better steak than the one you make at home. Or so my experience has been so far. Hy's proved me wrong, the steak was melt in your mouth tender. It's not cheap.....but it's the best steak I'v had ever. I would like to go... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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93 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner and ordered Steak Tartare, Caesar Salad ( both prepared at table side), Lobster & Steak, and a banana dessert (also prepared at table side), and a nice bottle of wine. Fantastic!! Excellent presentation-classic-personal touch, very professional, and beautiful atmosphere. Great for date, birthdays or anniversary. It is very expensive, min. $100 per person

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Langley City, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've not eaten at Hy's for many years and we're excited to try Hy's again after their renovation. Overall the food was disappointing and nothing special, particularly for the price (which has increased significantly). Calamari and Jalapeños were over cooked. Steaks were ok, but not fantastic. Menu wasn't overly exciting. Service was good, but not excellent (which I'd expect for... More 

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uxbridge, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here one night for dinner to celebrate a business win. The service was great, the wine selection was average and the meal was good. Overall I would rate this evening a 7 out of 10 and would return here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$23 - $185
Steakhouse, Canadian, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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: 604-683-7671
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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