CinCin Ristorante + Bar

4.5
2672 reviews
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Italian
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  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
A winding stone stairway leads upward from Robson Street, where CinCin Ristorante + Bar continues to define modern sophistication and inspired Italian cuisine.

With acclaimed Chef Andrew Richardson at the helm, the menu at CinCin Ristorante + Bar represents the clean and plentiful flavours of Italian gastronomy. Each dish is prepared with the freshest ingredients sourced from the regions best suppliers and transformed into a parade of captivating aromas, tastes and textures.

With craft cocktails, a renowned grappa collection, and an award-winning wine program, the team at CinCin Ristorante + Bar aims to deliver a memorable culinary experience.

Contemporary, yet timeless - the dining room offers views of the lively kitchen and a striking heated terrace, while the private wine room delivers the perfect atmosphere for any group event.

Please note: for large party reservations, please contact us.

Private Dining

For any special occasion, CinCin guarantees the highest level of service and cuisine that will ensure your event is a success. CinCin's wine room offers private dining for up to 30 guests seated or 50 guests reception-style. Complimentary A/V, screen and projector rental.

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Vancouver
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was absolutely fantastic, and the service was great too. We were seated by the "window" of an enclosed balcony, with heat lamps to keep us warm, but not too warm. It was a lovely atmosphere, well-designed to be reminiscent of Italy. It was my partner's birthday, and I was so impressed at all the little extras they provided for him, without any reminders from me, including a card, treats with a candle for dessert, and birthday greetings from the hostesses both on arrival and departure! My only complaint is I find the wine list to be overwhelming, intimidating, and pretentious. There are hundreds of wines, with bottles listed in the hundreds of dollars, and even $1,000+, listed right alongside the reasonably-priced ones (which seem few and far between). Considering the wine list is one of the first things you look at after you sit down, I found it unnerving. My suggestion would be to split the list: One "basic" list for ordinary folks like me, and one "advanced" list for connoisseurs extraordinaire, or for whom money really is no object.

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DG
Edmonton
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The ambience and Service were fantastic. It is a happy, loud place with attention paid to all the details that make a night out special. The good was delicious, upscale Italian. I had the headlamp which is filleted right at the table and had a delicious flavor. My partner had the duck which was crisp and seasoned in a totally complimentary way. We shared a pasta primi and started with a salad. A nice long, incredible way to spend an evening

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CT
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 3Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

The ambiance and food were exceptional; however, the attitude of the waiter left something negative in our experience.

It was unfortunate that I was advised by the male waiter that the bills for our large group would take almost an hour because people were mingling after dinner. Upon notification to my guests they all reverted back to their table; however, I overheard the waiter mumble “like that’s going to help” as he walked away. Within 10 minutes the waitress brought all the bills.
Unsure what was the root of such an unprofessional server attitude but I think it best to for CinCin to address with him directly.

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S
New England
36 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Our go to restaurant when we are in Vancouver! Excellent food and wine list.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on February 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food, friendly and attentive staff. We had... Blue cheese soufflé. Grilled prawns and radicchio from the wood fired oven. Seafood linguine perfectly done with a nice edge of chilli. Whole grilled fish, simple yet perfectly cooked in the wood fire oven. Finished off with goats cheese cheesecake with apple sorbet. All perfect. Highly recommended.

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OT
Calgary
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

It was great

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BA
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This was the best service I've had at a restaurant! Very good food too!

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L
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great experience! Dinner was delicious and the service exceptional! We’ll be back.

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F
Vancouver
82 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The food and service seem to be consistent and well done at this eatery. This trip was for Dine Out and we thoroughly enjoyed everything

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LH
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

Food was mediocre so bit disappointed. The steak although asked for medium done it was quite dry, no flavour..,not a quality piece of meat. Ambience and service was great. Host was quick to change the table as the outdoor patio heater was too hot. Service was good overall.

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S
Seattle
47 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

This was a great find for us on our recent trip to Vancouver. The food was all really great and very well prepared and presented. Service was impeccable and not intrusive. The Grappa list is amazing! My only thing I can ding this restaurant on is noise-level. I had read that about it, but it was so bad when we first arrived we had to text each other or scream to be heard above the din. Our reservation was late (around 9:15), so as the dining room emptied out it became more tolerable, but really, I have never been to as fine of a restaurant where the noise was so bad. But the food and everything else about CinCin was absolutely on point. If you're okay with late or early dinner, you might be able to avoid the noise. They have a lovely patio that might be nice, too, especially in summer. Even with the noise, I'd go here again.

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M
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

Very good food, but for the price, you could find half a dozen other Italian restaurants that have similar or better quality food for a few bucks less. Over all though I give it a positive review. It IS very good, and it's worth a shot checking out at least once. If I were to go back I would be very interested in trying more of the cocktails.

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PS
Chicago
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 3

My steak had a large piece of sinew running through it that could not be cut with the given pitiful steak knife. It put a damper on an otherwise brilliant meal. Stick to the pastas

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W
Vancouver
17 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Outstanding service by our waiter. Food was great and the location is in a great part of town. The parsnip soup from their Dine Out Vancouver menu was amazing.

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JS
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Very nice atmosphere for a date! - We sat on the balcony in winter (very cozy with the heat)

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DI
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

CinCin is consistently good. The food and service are always excellent. We were a party of 4, we started with the Charcuterie platter and added Gorgonzola and Pecorino. Two of us had beef( perfectly cooked) one of us had pasta ragu ( delicious) and one person had the fish. All were delicious. The room here is gorgeous and the wine list is impressive. It is worth at least one visit if you have never been.

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JH
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Cin Cin’s is one of the best restaurants I’ve been to! Everything was perfect

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LC
Austin
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We loved everything about our experience. The squash ravioli and the chocolate mouse are not to be missed. We enjoyed arriving early for a cocktail at the bar. It's a bit pricey, but I felt we got more than our money's worth. Oh, and one of the best espressos I've ever had.

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A
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Ricotto was not that great. I had excellent risotto 2 years ago. Wine pairing very expensive. I would rather get a bottle wine next time

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DH
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

Tenderloin was a bit tough. I should have sent back. Salad and pasta were great.

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E
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 3

They might have excellent food in general but during the dine out event, it was CRAP. My friend and I left more than half of the steak and it really was waste of food overall. Shame on you for wasting such a good location/restaurant.

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m
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 3Ambience 4

I love Cincin but not during Dineout. Food was mediocre or below and service was okay. I was disappointed with Cincin during Dineout. I will visit again when it's not dineout but I wish Cincin didn't bother offering if no effort put in.

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AR
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The service was great, the ambiance was very good. However , the wine was very expensive for the quality, the parsnip soup and deserts were excellent, but the steak even though done to order, was a little chewy for the price.

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KS
Vancouver
13 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Great service, food and atmosphere. I forgot how great this place was. Ate off the main menu. Try the calamari - delicious!

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PE
San Diego
3 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic restaurant, great food and great service ( thanks Nadia ). The best restaurant i have been in for several years. I have travelled a lot over four continents, for 50+ years.

Well worth the effort to visit, make a reservation !

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JM
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 3Ambience 5

We went to CinCin for Dine Out last week. We found that the dine out menus were just among the average and might not really showcase what they could offer. We will go back to try their regular menus next time and hopefully, our experience will exceed our expectations.

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LB
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 4Ambience 3

Dine out big disappointment. Steak was blue rare (I asked for Med rare) and v tough. Same for my guest. Salad was OK. Desert. Fair. Have been before and enjoyed dinner but this experience was so disappointing. I won’t be bak and would not recommend.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

nice will go again

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K
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on January 31, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food, good service, expensive wine selection.

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a
Vancouver
1 review
Dined on January 30, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing as always!

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WS
1 review
Dined on January 30, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

Our Server was an older Italian (I believe) gentleman who was excellent and really made our experience.

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T
Vancouver
11 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Awesome treat

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OT
Mexico City
5 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excelente lugar, comida y atención

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MK
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on January 28, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Alway enjoy Cincin, was a bit loud on this visit and a pesky kid next to us but great service and great food.

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E
Vancouver
4 reviews
Dined on January 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We have been going CinCin a few times: food is always great, vibe is good, it’s one of the high end restaurants that we feel like to go back often

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PS
Vancouver
2 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

We went with my family for Dine Out Vancouver, the food is excellent, and so was the service, our waiter was very helpful specially with the wine decision. There was only one little thing , we found it a bit too loudly, but that didn’t stop us from enjoying the food.

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JC
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great dining experience. Food is always amazing. I will definitely be coming back.

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KE
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Food was overall good. Not great. Especially for the price. But but it was good. The atmosphere is nice yet very very loud to the point you need to lip read in order to hear your partner speak. And you find yourself shouting. Staff is great very attentive... except the hostess... who rudely seen is enter but finished her conversation with her coworker before addressing us ever so coldly.

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CT
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

As always, the service was exceptional with personal touches. The food was exquisite, as was the ambiance.

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A
1 review
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was really awesome memories in Cincin for our Anniversary. So lovely!!

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