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1136 Robson St | Between Thurlow and Bute, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1B2, Canada
11:30 - 22:00
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All hours
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Port Townsend, Washington
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210 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lovely and lively room with an enjoyable window to Robson Street shopping and dining district. Service is impeccable. Food is traditional and high quality. The chicken livers on toast are heartbreakingly delicious and sent me scurrying to my Italian cookbooks. If I lived in Vancouver, Zefferelli's would be on my regular go to list!

Thank ccmccall
Vancouver, Canada
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97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tonight is the second time I've been to Zefferelli's since I posted about them in April 2016, and it was an awesome visit. My sister visiting town had the duck breast again, which she loved. I had the pasta special which was fettuccine with chicken, leeks, tomato, and cream. Mine was delicious although I could have had a bit more... More 

Thank Tsetska
Alberta, Canada
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169 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for supper and were able to get in with a short notice reservation (also had a great table by the window). The restaurant is large, open and has a classy feel. Our server (Sarah) was great, very friendly. We had appetizers and main courses. The food was solid Italian (not overly fancy) and very generous portions. Would... More 

Thank TreckingLee
Miami, Florida
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337 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a cozy restaurant and the food was good, but it is tiny so service was a bit slow and the "full" bar, really lacks any variety. Pasta dishes were good. Nothing wow, just OK.

1 Thank Trvlchnnl
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This very nice Italian Restaurant is on a first floor on Robson St in the heart of Vancouver. The Street entrance is deceiving as its just a door in a wall followed by a corridor and some stairs but at the top of the stairs is a very large busy Italian Restaurant ,. We arrived about 7:30pm just before the... More 

Thank Moonlighter88
Vancouver, Canada
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Food was amazing and the prices were reasonable. I had the antipasto and it was really good. Also the seafood linguini was very good!

Thank Danny F
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and reasonably priced!! We had the antipasto and it was really good. As well as the seafood linguini.. super good as well

Thank Danny F
Vancouver, Canada
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153 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I came here alone for lunch on a weekday. It doesn't get busy until after 12pm. I liked the decor and the atmosphere inside, but the staircase leading up to the restaurant from the street is sparse, not decorated, and there is no signage. The door was closed, industrial-looking (did it have a push bar?) and was obviously not for... More 

1 Thank Sam C
Lynnwood, Washington
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner here. It is a very nice place, the food was delicious and there was plenty of it. Most of the tables were occupied but it didn't seem noisy.

Thank Rick j
Placerville, California
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162 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We tried Zefferelli's Spaghetti Joint based on the many positive reviews. We had made a reservation and when we climbed the stairs we found there were a number of large parties already seated. However, we seated in quick fashion at a table next to the center island display, which at first I wasn't thrilled with. But it turned out to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1136 Robson St | Between Thurlow and Bute, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: 6046870655

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Robson Street
Robson Street is a shopper's paradise. Whether a window shopper or a serious trendsetter, a fashionista or a dabbler, the crowd of independent boutiques, quirky one-off shops, and well-known luxury brands on 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 clothing shops both high-street and budget-friendly are a number of cafes to lay down your load, as well as numerous specialty stores ranging in their wares from music, to art, to city souvenirs. Known as "Vancouver's Runway," if a new trend is on the rise, you'd spot it here first.
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