Restaurants

French in Gastown & Chinatown

L'Abattoir

Gastown's most romantic top-end restaurant, this candlelit, brick-lined spot makes an art of attending to every detail. Be careful not to fill up on the warm bread before you tuck into a menu of French-influenced We…
French in Kitsilano & University of British Columbia

La Cigale Bistro

A charming neighborhood bistro with a casual contemporary feel, the menu combines traditional French recipes with local ingredients and simple, flavor-revealing preparations. Expect hearty nosh including practically…
French in Downtown & West End

Le Crocodile

Tucked along a side street in an unassuming building that resembles a cast-off from a shopping mall, this excellent Parisian-style dining room is right up there with the city's top-end best. Instead of focusing on e…
French in Commercial Drive

Carthage Cafe

This hidden gem is the Drive's most romantic European-style bistro. Hunker in a corner with your date and stare lovingly at a menu of French-Tunisian dishes that come to your candlelit table perfectly prepared. You …