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Back Forty

€€ - €€€American, ,
118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (10 reviews)
“fried chicken” (7 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
€€ - €€€
118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anyone who has spent much time in Vancouver knows how brutally fake friendly some servers can be and how unoriginal restaurants/bars are. THESE differences, in addition to a great and diverse beer selection, fun atmosphere and great pub food is what makes this bar a...More

Thank lisasvote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a quick meal and drink before the Canucks game. Wife and I split the Club sandwich, it was really good. My daughter had one of the flat breads - her go-to food here. Lots of beer choices.

Thank KerryLDS
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place was rockin' but it screams that it is trying to be really hip. The staff was pretty overwhelmed but in fairness to them Guns n Roses were playing across the street and the place was slammed. It was okay and I will give...More

Thank JaysonC1974
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Often visit here on Thursday when wings are 35cents each min of 10 and sevreal different flavours. Great wings. Great selection of beers. Outdoor seating is perfect on a warm day.

Thank emacute
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Delicious original menu, not the same old things! Great atmosphere. Worth the visit. Highly recommend!!

Thank PickNewJersey
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went there before a Lion's game, had a great table on the patio with a great waitress. Drinks were good, most of the food was good. Kitchen got really slow. On a game day when you know it will be busy, schedule accordingly! I ordered...More

Thank k_akelly
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Small bar/pub near Rogers Arena. Excellent food. Mostly BBQ style food on the menu. The service was excellent. I would definitely eat here again. I enjoyed the burnt end sliders... delicious!!!

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 9 July 2017

An early evening drink was much needed on a nice sunny evening walk. We came about this bar as we walked Robson St. People sitting outside seemed to be enjoying themselves, so we went in and got served straight away at the bar. Plenty of...More

Thank CharleyNottinghamUK
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I moved from Vancouver to the Deep South (Alabama) 18 months ago, and I've been searching ever since for fried chicken better than what's on offer at Back 40. I've traveled to every state in the SEC. It doesn't exist. There are some runners-up in...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Sat on the deck at a Huge Picnic table and our server Niamh made our visit wonderful. Just had some Pulled Pork Sliders and a Veggie Platter, both of which were good. Met some fans, had some fun and got amazing service...Will return.

Thank tedsexcellentmusic
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Robson Street is a shopper's paradise. Whether a
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Robson Street have something to cater for every itch
in your wallet. As a result, it draws a diverse crowd,
and the people-watching along this famous walking
thoroughfare is a primary attraction. In between the
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Colin F
6 July 2017|
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Response from Susan F | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I don't know, I would suggest contacting Back Forty direct. However there are a number of items on the menu that would be suitable, but they all have sauces so you'd need to check. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: 604-688-5840
  • E-mail
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