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1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
+1 604-732-1322
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (53 reviews)
“canned tuna” (60 reviews)
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Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I went here for a birthday dinner with a couple of friends while we were in Vancouver on a business trip. We had reservations and were seated right away. The staff was very friendly and attentive. One of my party wanted to have a non-alcoholic...More

Thank Alden-from-Chicago
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner one night after shopping West 4th. Typically one requires a reservation but we hit the jackpot when we walked right in and got a table. I am convinced that appetizers make the best meal and at Fable - so true!...More

Thank CityGirl079
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Fable with high expectations (from online reviews). I must say, their food is very good, but it wasn't quite worth the hype. The ingredients are definitely great, and we all enjoyed our lunch, but it wasn't anything special like we had anticipated....More

Thank LA K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here a few times. I think the second time was a week or two after the first time becuase we loved it so much. Food is spot on and it's not typical, nor pretentious. It feels like an honest place, and where they...More

Thank Hungrypete456
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your visits and kind review. Hope you get to visit us often. Kathy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch at this restaurant. A rather rustic restaurant. They don't take reservations for lunch. We were lucky to get a table. We ordered their eggs Benedict with ham. The portions are big and it is good for sharing. The ham was tasty but...More

Thank World_explorer_HK
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a staff lunch and each of us ordered different items. I had the 3 cheese grilled sandwich with onion tapenade with a cup of tomato 🍅 soup. Comfort food galore. Service was good.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there yesterday with friends. My dietary restrictions are plenty. The cook came and discussed everything through with me and prepared a special dinner. It tasted wonderful! I really enjoyed it. My friends enjoyed their meal too. The atmosphere is very pleasant, the service...More

Thank AnneCe1980
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I remember your visit. Thank you for this great review.

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

So it heard this was the best place for brunch, visiting Van with my daughter and a couple of friends, we waited patiently for 45 minutes for a table ( not a thing I would normally do, but friends were late). The hostess said they...More

Thank VTH58
Kathy S, Owner at Fable, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

I'm sorry we let you down VTH58. Sadly many things went wrong that never went wrong before on this past holiday Monday brunch (for for five years of doing brunches). This centered around communication and it won't happen again. I'm sorry again that you had...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The place was recommended to us. Food was excellent. The sourced ingredients are top notch. Service very friendly and knowledgable. Go and enjoy!

Thank Detlef S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This was one of the best meals we have had. I like to call it 'drop your fork food'. So good that you simply drop your fork and enjoy. Fabulous service and quality, Cannot wait to go back.

1  Thank Patricia M
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Questions & Answers
2 November 2016|
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Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
I'm afraid we are not blessed with a patio! Just to know - dogs are not legally allowed where food is served in Vancouver unfortunately. (Unless a licensed assistance dog).
25 October 2016|
Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
Absolutely. Can be done over telephone and we will mail it or hold it here at the restaurant for the recipient. 604-732-1322
24 October 2016|
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Response from Kathy S | Property representative |
Just weekends but we have a feature Benedict and a couple other brunch items on the lunch menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1944 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1M5, Canada
    (between Maple and Cypress)
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-732-1322
  • E-mail
Local food brought in daily and prepared fresh for service. Defining Canadian cuisine.
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