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Au Comptoir

2278 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N8, Canada
+1 604-569-2278
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“bavette” (7 reviews)
“croque” (6 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options
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2278 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We hadn't been there in a year or two but happened in looking for a quick meal. We ended up have several courses, all of which were excellent. We have lived in France and know the real thing. We shared a pate which was superb...More

Thank canuck22SanFrancisco
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was impressed with the friendly service and excellent food in 2017. They did equally well this time! Our server had a little misunderstanding with our Caesar salad order ,Bloody Caesar came instead! We had a good laugh ,and drink! Apparently no Caesar salad on...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

I have gone by this place many times, but finally decided to do brunch on Saturday. What a fabulous place! The service really stood out for me-it was fantastic!! Both waiters were French and extremely helpful, and friendly. Our water glasses were never empty nor...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I had dinner with some friends at Au Comptoir. It’s a french bistrot in Kitsilano. The service was good and the waiters were friendly. I had the asparagus salad for starters and the halibut bouillabaisse as a main. Everything tasted great and the dishes were...More

Thank Lena E
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Tarte Frisee and the Bavette and both were delicious. The steak was a bit heavy on the Blue cheese for me.. but tasty just not tender enough I brought it home for my German Shepherds. The waitress was very sweet,,, the decor was nice and...More

Thank LoliB818
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

What a casual walk along 4th avenue to this very quality restaurant.. one can tell that the staff is totally interested in a very quality experience for the diner.. no hurrying... the ambience for us is essential.. the Foie Gras, The Cassoulet and a side...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Restaurantes are not only about the food, that here is excellent. This small place has the best atmosphere. Any restaurante in the world would like to achieve that, for them is natural because they have the service and the love for food in their bloods....More

Thank Camila G
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This was the second time I've been here for lunch with a friend and again it was delicious. Even though it was bustling and busy, we managed to secure a table for two. Love the atmosphere, staff always friendly and attentive but in just the...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My husband and i dined at Au Comptoir last night for the first time. We both enjoyed the atmosphere and the French waiter was attentive and friendly in general. We ordered wine by the glass and although it was good it did come in very...More

1  Thank Christine L
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Love the room. Decor was great. Liked the atmosphere. Food was good. Truffle risotto was very good. Scallops were cooked perfect, dish overall was good but simple. Wine list is perfect for a bistro. Desserts were classic. Lemon tart was very good, the apple tarte...More

Thank Foodtravelerforlife
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mason m
2 May 2017|
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Response from Elaine P | Reviewed this property |
The waiters are all French speaking!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2278 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1N8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-569-2278
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