Gyu-Kaku - Vancouver, BC | Nelson
Traditionally called Yakiniku, this Japanese barbecue spot is known for their delicious, fresh, high-quality meats!
Enjoy an ice cold beer as you grill your own meat. Happy Hours offer the best deals on food and drinks, so be sure to wind down and get the night started right with us.
As we do get very busy during peak hours and we do require reservations for maximum 2 hours dining time only. We are sorry for the inconveniences and we thank you for your cooperation.
For all reservations we do hold a 15 minute grace period for the reserved table, if the party is late after the 15min, the reservation will be automatically cancelled.
Again, we thank you for booking your reservation with Gyu-Kaku and we look forward in seeing you soon!
My server was excellent and very helpful! First time to this restaurant had a great experience! Will be back again!
Great interactive lunch. Delicious selections.
We usually go to Gyu-Kaku's West Broadway location in Vancouver, BC (more convenient for us), but this time was to introduce an out-of-town friend to Japanese BBQ. He was staying at a downtown hotel, so we walked to the downtown location. Another reliably good meal! Friendly bilingual (Japanese and English) waitstaff helped to provide an authentic-feeling experience. I had to explain to my friend that the shout "Irasshaimase!" means "Welcome!", not "Go away, the restaurant is full!" I think he is going to try the Calgary location now!
This restaurant has such a wonderful authentic Japanese atmosphere. The food and service are ALWAYS exemplary!
Reservation works for this restaurant. Unlike other where yiu reserve and still have to wait for long. Good value for lunch on weekdays.
We had a family (adults )dinner for 5 and ordered the dinner for 6 as we felt the dinner for 4 would be too small. It would have been perfect if we wouldn’t have added a couple of special extra dishes they had. We were all so full! Both the service and the food was outstanding.
Family birthday celebration
Staff is great for such a busy day! Keep up the good work!
Consistent and great, my favourite place!
Everything was good. But a waiter was rude. They need to train his manner service.
One of the best place to eat in Vancouver for me !!! I Loved that every time I got there
2 sets meant for 5 fed 7 hungry people! Would recommend if you are having trouble choosing items
The manager was very friendly as well as our server. This has been an incredible experience with great food and service. Cooking yourself is definitely a different experience. Ambience was good and with the specials and a full belly, I definitely recommend this place to anyone looking for a unique and satisfying experience!
Claire our server was amazing. Food is good price and quality.
Excellent! General manager was our first contact and set the bar high for the rest of his staff that served us!
Staff are friendly and has quick service. Has many option to choose from the menu
I'm impressed by how accommodating the restaurant was to children.
Our server was great. Very quick and attentive. Filled up our water and tea multiple times throughout the night. Our food also came very quickly which was nice. Food is consistently of great quality.
When cleaning our table the server accidentally spilled some sauce onto one of our bowls of Icecream but he happily got us a replacement with extra large scoops. Great experience overall as always.
Obviously use MSG or some other form of food additive to make the heart pump hard all night long, preventing sleep. We spent a very bad night of discomfort as a result. Too noisy to hear person across the table speaking.
Good service, good food and affordable because i went on the happy hour
food was amazing ! workers were very friendly, and informed us politely with the menus ! I would definitely go to gyu- Kaku again !
Very delicious! Thank you!
I came here for five times, and they were satisfied with all the things!
It was an overall great experience. It gave our group the Opportunity to interact while we were cooks our food. Staff was lovey m, service was a little off but all in all a great time.
This was my first time doing Korean BBQ, and it won’t be the last. The food and drinks were great ! This made a hibachi seem dull in comparison to flavor and enjoyment. Hope we get one of these in the states where I live so I don’t have to drive so far for my next fix.
Best J-BBQ for the best price. Our server was hilarious and my friends who are visiting from out of town had the time of their lives. 10/10
Food was great! I come here so often as I like the location and the vibe! Great service too
Always great. My wife and I love that place. We recommend to everyone.
So yummy I have brought alot of friends :) and love your app !
Horrible wait service. Hostess states we could have happy hour, our waiter took our happy hour order, then waiter came back and said he could give us happy hour because he enter the order past 6pm. We said okay and asked we would keep our original order. Half way through our meal, we were wondering what happened to out set menu. I asked the waiter and he the set menu we ordered was only for happy hour. It didn't dawn to him he should of made that more clear and provided the dinner menu... and we had six people in our party and should of figured out the eight extra dishes we ordered on top of the set that he only delivered was sufficient for a meal. Boy, service failed on so many levels. No tip and not coming back.
Great ambiance and family-friendly. My kids love the novelty of bbq in the middle of the table. The steak options we chose were delicious as were all the dips, sides and appetizers. Service was good.
Do it! So delicious ~
It was fun to cook own meal on own table. Thw service was good and meal was very tasty. However one of my daughter is vegetarian so she couldn't eat much.
Unfortunately this time the food and the service was really bad. Food was oily bad taste. Was bad service really bad.
Gyu Kaku is my top favourite restaurant in town! They always have the friendliest hosts and waiters and the food is delicious!
The food was great! And the ambulance was perfect to catch up with friends. Opentable helped get a table fast because it was super busy the day we went
It would have been a good dinner if the server wasn’t so incompetent. You should get his IQ tested.
I loved being here. It was my second time at this location and it was an outstanding experience the both times.
Our server were both nice, and very professional. But their hostess was so rude and unfriendly person, scare to go there again, she has never say "hi"or never properly greeted, kick us out using waiters. We know there was 2 hours limit. Somehow she hates us. NO more this restaurant, and I don't recommend for any business lunch or dinner. It is sad, cz I used to like there before.
Thank you so much :)
It was nice
I highly recommend this Gyu-kaku
I love coming here on Mondays. It’s a great place.