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1725 Davie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1W5, Canada
+1 604-620-1998
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“panna cotta” (5 reviews)
“osso bucco” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
1725 Davie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1W5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was the best along with great wine and a fantastic welcome. Quality of food was exceptional and consistent. Would definitely recommend this place as 1 of the best we have had. Go for it u will not be disappointed

Thank sbrown60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming, quirky, very knowledgable of food. Didn’t have to wait long. Food was quite simply AMAZING, going to be here for another week but feel like extending it mmmmmm

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Had a small meal with my wife on the way home from a nice day out. I had the classic Italian meatballs and my wife had the cataloni which were o.k and we were happy enough. However the waitress was definitely abrupt and certainly didnt...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We dined at this restaurant a week ago, had a table of 23 people. We found the food was good once we got it served. We were a guests. It was a long long wait for orders to be taken, long wait for food and...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 28 January 2018

First time to try this in the neighborhood. Usually try to go to Nook but is so hard to get in . The Pizza was very good, nice but small craft beer selections on tap and a bartender who liked her job and her customers...More

Thank Sooner7
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Took the waiters recommendation right from the drinks to the entree .... excellent ! Restaurant is a little hidden away but excellent and quiet.

Thank Liliahe
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is the second time my wife and I tried Grotto in the West End of Vancouver. Upon recommendation from other TripAdvisors, we tried the humboldt squid. It was quite good. It's a square piece of grilled squid on a sauteed kale. The squid had...More

Thank Newbie_Vacationer
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I had a groupon for Grotto. We had no idea what to expect. Resembles a french bistro even though it serves italian cuisine. Located on Davie street near English Bay. Had just finished vacation in Hawaii and I was trying to think if any of...More

2  Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious food! I am so amazed. For sure i will visit more often. Great job guys. Thank you very much😊

1  Thank Pirlangic
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Fiona Grieve is a serious restaurant entrepreneur. Ben Allen is a very talented chef. Together they run one of Vancouver's coolest Italian eateries. Ben's risotto is the best $10 dish in Vancouver-hands down. His pappardelle with braised beef, braciola with chicken breast, fettuccine with Italian...More

2  Thank TofinoFive
West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines
verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with
Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a
paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and
perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 Davie St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > West End
  • Neighborhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 604-620-1998
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