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Fraiche - CLOSED

2240 Chippendale Rd, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S 3J5, Canada
+1 604-925-7595
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good11%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
8 Jun 2014
“This restaurant tries too hard; just never 'gets it'”
9 Dec 2013
“Exceptional service, food and a view to boot”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, Contemporary
2240 Chippendale Rd, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S 3J5, Canada
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Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

We have been back to try this place a few times... doesn't seem to improve. The design is bad. With the restaurant focused on the view, the back tables are REALLY 'back of the back' and have none of the acclaimed view; as well as...More

2  Thank CEA1
Reviewed 10 December 2013

I had been told about this restaurant some while back but continued to go with 'my regulars'. This time, however, I needed a venue on the North Shore close to the ferry and decided to give Fraiche a try. Service was top-notch. Each menu item...More

Thank WesternGardener
Reviewed 23 November 2013

This modern 70 seat room is at the top of a residential area on the side of the hills of West Vancouver. It is at 450 metres (1500 feet) and has a view restricted only by weather or the curve of the earth. You can...More

Thank AlegreVancouverBC
Reviewed 16 October 2013

The food is very good. The view is the drawing card. Many chefs have graced the kitchen, but always turn out fine fare. View of the entire city of Vancouver strikes a chord when you are just relaxing and letting some one else cook for...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 23 September 2013

This restaurant is high up on the side of a hill overlooking Howe Sound, Lions Gate Bridge and Vancouver. The staff were most helpful and accommodating, the food was good. Prices were a bit high.

Thank degarden_girl
Reviewed 12 September 2013

Somewhat pricy, but worth it! There's a new chef since my last visit & I understand that the new menu is wonderful.

Thank JudithEC
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Two things you need to know about Fraiche: 1) it is located on the highest street in West Van - with a breath-taking view over the city and bay; and 2) it is expensive, but worth every penny. Whether you are a local or tourist,...More

Thank NorthVanDMo
Reviewed 6 September 2013 via mobile

This is a romantic restaurant perfect for a nice date to celebrate something special. The service is great and the food delicious but its too expensive that is their only downfall. The view is beautiful over downtown vancouver but to be honest the view at...More

1  Thank Canadiatravelgoddess
Reviewed 28 July 2013

This was a terrific restaurant recommended by friends who have children in Vancouver. It is out of the way but worth it for the view. The service was excellent and the food was fresh and delicious.

Thank EWZP
Reviewed 27 July 2013

On July 21st my husband and I went for brunch at Fraiche in West Vancouver, he had an avacado and goat cheese omelette and I had the scallop salad. We also had fresh berries, pastry basket and Basil semifreddo. The food was excellent and the...More

Thank wintertired
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 94
International, Contemporary
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2240 Chippendale Rd, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S 3J5, Canada
    (Folkestone Way)
  • Public Transportation: Bus # 256, Whitby Estate shuttle leaves Park Royal Mall 25 minutes past every hour.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  West Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-925-7595
Renowned as one of West Vancouver's most celebrated dining experiences, Fraiche is a feast for the senses. The bright and elegant dining room provides a sophisticated and comfortable framework to showcase the spectacular, panoramic view, while the top notch service team similarly supports the talented kitchen brigade. Led by rising culinary talent Executive Chef, Jason Harris, Fraiche offers delicious and diverse menus for lunch, dinner and brunch that incorporate westcoast sensibilities and ingredients with global flare and flavours. Enjoy an evolving and inspired selection of wines by the bottle and glass expertly paired for your meal or mood. Guests looking for a light lunch, indulgent Sunday brunch, mouth watering chef's table experience or savoury bite after the game will find a welcoming place at the Fraiche table . Dressed up or down, Fraiche is a warm, inviting place where the food, service and view always impress.
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