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Guu with Garlic

1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
+1 604-685-8678
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“udon” (14 reviews)
“beef tongue” (10 reviews)
“octopus balls” (4 reviews)
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1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Phenomenal. Everything was fresh and carefully prepared. Flavors were delicate and extraordinary! We heavily leaned in to the fish items and tempura from the daily specials and did not regret one thing.

Thank itwentviral
Reviewed 22 February 2018

My sweetheart and I tried it two years ago and it was a very good experience but were there last week and was truly disappointed in the food. Service was very good as they were very busy. Might have been a bad night but not...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Tried this place on my week long business trip to Vancouver from Toronto. Food taste is good, but not great. they use the same sauce on a lot of their dishes. Service is great. Small restaurant and limited seat.Worth 10min of waiting If there is...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A little late on the review, but just wanted to say the food was great. We had the beef tongue, hanger steak, and pork cheek. It was great but the dishes are small so you have to order multiple dishes. Be sure to go early...More

Thank Christie N
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Apparently, there are four Guu establishments in the Vancouver area. My son and I went to this one for dinner on a Friday evening. It was busy and we had to wait for 5 minutes before we got a seat the end of the counter....More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Get whatever sounds good to you! Don't miss the Udon, and the Chicken Karage! We got there right as it opened for dinner.

Thank SojournerDrew
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Had a highly satisfactory late lunch in Guu. Typical bar setting with spacious seats. Service is fast and courteous. Food is absolutely amazing. Sashimi salad is fresh and refreshing. Chicken Karaage is crispy outside and tender and juicy inside. Grilled Atlantic salmon is aromatic Takoyaki,...More

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Was excited about this highly rated place, but extremely disappointed as we had a hard time understanding the menu and were offered no help. We were waiting for it to open in the rain, and were left outside for more than 10 minutes past the...More

Thank AllForFun2015
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Even though are alot in the City, it was a firrst trip to an izakya and it was a mixed experience. The setting is great for small locale, if you're not busy talking you can take it the kitchen, the long old-style sitting bar, and...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We came here with family after good experience before. The fried items were less than average, not very appetizing and not very tasty. Rice balls were super dry (not even a sauce to dip those into) and the special was not eatable (yellow fin tempura),...More

Thank Marcus S
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Aaron F
6 October 2017|
Response from Sharon B | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. Their menu is posted on the website and they would I'm sure welcome your call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1698 Robson St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-685-8678
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