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“Horrible service”
Review of The District

The District
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Ranked #62 of 374 Restaurants in North Vancouver
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Contemporary, International
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Esplanade Avenue
Description: The District is a New York-style eatery with beautiful brown banquettes and an open kitchen lined with a bar. They feature a cheese and meat plate to share and enjoy with wine, and also specials that are featured on the chalkboard at the entrance of the restaurant.
iLoveHotels2010
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Horrible service”
Reviewed December 30, 2012

The food was OK but the service here was horrible. I will never go to district again due to the servers there. They always seem understaffed and when you ask them for anything they act like they are being bothered by you. It never used to be like this, but more recently it has gone downhill.

  • Visited December 2012
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  • English first
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English first
North Vancouver, Canada
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“2 best reasons to visit - Carbs & Fats”
Reviewed December 26, 2012

If you're looking for a place to satisfy your carbs & fats craving, by all means, go. It's an average place with average service (at best) and a menu chock-ful of cheese, pig & starch - admittedly, the perfect comfort food for some. For me, I'd much rather go next door to Burgoos!

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Thank laylaaj
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Vancouver, Canada
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Cosy”
Reviewed December 14, 2012

Nice dark happening little place to get together as a couple for dinner or appis or, like us, getting together with some friends for a glass or two of wine. Try the bar to the left in the back. Lots of privacy and easy to hear if theres a lot of people in the restaurant. Good service, reasonable prices and great atmosphere...we liked it!

  • Visited October 2012
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Thank Bradley051
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Walnut Creek, California
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293 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
“Great brunch, except waffles and french toast”
Reviewed November 25, 2012

Went for Brunch, it was great. The potatoes and 'The District' benny were standouts.

However, there were some issues. The food took 1 hour to arrive, that is unacceptable. Secondly, the Belgian Waffles were burnt and hard to a crisp. They weren't supposed to be Liege waffles either, but Brussels waffles. They were a complete failure. Lastly, the French Toast was lazily made with hardly any batter at all. Essentially, tasted like Texas Toast with syrup on it.

I would definitely go back for the Benny and potatoes, but stay away from the sweet stuff, and make sure you have tons of time on your hands.

  • Visited November 2012
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Thank treepondersleaf
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Vancouver, Canada
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Perhaps the best restaurant in North Van”
Reviewed November 16, 2012

Good food, good service, excellent location and very nice atmosphere. This is our fave restaurant to go to when we don't want to travel to downtown for a night out or to take guests to, since the place is easy to get to and not pretentious like other places

Visited November 2012
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Thank versant76
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