The menu focuses on delicious local ingredients prepared with integrity. Every component has been thoughtfully nurtured by executive chef, Ian McHale, from field to finish. We work closely with surrounding farms and farmers to organically raise healthy, happy animals and grow custom produce. Employing classic butchery traditions and contemporary techniques, Wildebeest presents delicious menus of the season. This is food for food lovers.
Dinner: Nightly: 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Private events and dining are welcome at Wildebeest, in the restaurant and Underbelly, the private dining room downstairs. The restaurant has capacity for events up to 100 guests, and Underbelly is a perfect venue for groups up to 55. Join us by booking either room or both!View Private Dining Details
Beyond exceptional. Each plate was simply perfect; I cannot think of a way to improve anything. We had: devilled eggs, boar belly, salad (special), bison flat iron, pork jowls (special), and the bone marrow. Dessert: milk&honey combo, and brioche bread pudding.
Was there for brunch. Had good options although none of us were a fan of the hash browns. A bit too crispy/fried. But the veggie Benedict was delicious
I came here with a group of friends for my birthday. We are all foodies. Everything we ordered was delicious!! We tried wild bore, venison lasagna, duck poutine, rabbit saddle, iron steak, horse tar tar, chicken, green beans and cornbread. I recommend everything! Playing was on point and the food flavour combo was a hit! I will def be back!!
Every thing was amazing and original. Great wine. Great service. Thanks
kitchen very accommodating with dietary restrictions. food was great. nice way to experience other flavours. staff super helpful. highly recommended.
Very impressed. Our server was amazing. He recommended the "omasake" where they decide what you eat, which was awesome because it made us try new things we have never had before and probably would never order on our own. The food was fantastic. Still having dreams about it. Had the best Old Fashioned I've ever had as well. 12/10 would highly recommend.
Always a trust always good our third visit
My friends and I, in Vancouver to begin a cruise, went to experience game at this venue in Gastown. The horse tartare was good, the bone marrow was great but you don't need the sherry add-on. Two of us tried the saddle of rabbit (excellent), the other opted for the game lasagna...this dish was disappointing, it looked like an enchilada and was just okay. The service was slow and spotty... I think we'd only come back during happy hour for drinks and appetizers.
The steak was fabulous albeit pricey. I wasn’t sure the fuss over the Old Fashions was warranted. I like the ambience.
Excellent food and service. We got the tasting menu. The chef really nailed the techniques of his dishes. Highly recommend.
Both times I have eaten here have been extremely memorable. The food is excellent served by staff who care about the food. I don't fine dine often, but wildebeest is worth it.
I loved the experience of the omakaze.
Our attendant was clever’ well versed in the possibilities of the chef and the results was very surprising
Excellent scallops, but consider upping the portion size. The bison was great, too
Great dinner! Our waiter was wonderful and the food was to die for. Don’t miss the bone marrow!! The cocktails where a hit also, really creative and hits the mark.
BEST. MEAL. EVER!!!!
Great dining experience! Outstanding food with amazing flavors. Highly recommend allowing the staff to order for you. They will take into account any items you may not want to try and deliver a top notch meal. We had fun being surprised with what was coming to the table next!
Food is very different and delicious, lots of interesting ingredients. Fantastic cocktails as well
I love Wildebeest every time I go. The service is excellent, the food to die for and the atmosphere is awesome.
Outstanding meal. I have a number of allergies and the chefs at Wildebeest came up with 6 dishes that wow'd my tastebuds!! My husband was equally impressed. Our server was personable and very knowledgeable on the menu. Pricey, but oh so worth it! I will definitely be recommending Wildebeest to friends & family. Almost can't wait to go back to Vancouver for another meal at Wildebeest! Only negative for me was the location. It's not far from the "rougher" part of Vancouver.
this is a very nice spot! Our server was wonderful and the bottomless mimosas are a great deal!
The only negative thing I would say is that the tomato and burrata salad is very small. BUT it is delicious.
What an amazing meal! Tell them your budget, and they prepare an amazing meal that is beyond flavourful! You will not leave hungry or unsatisfied. The dishes are rustic but refined, inventive and locally sourced. The service is by far some of the best I have ever had. Don’t be afraid to be adventurous here, it will be well rewarded! I suggest the bone marrow with a bone luge to follow!
Very slow inattentive service, they seemed very understaffed, good food in general with some Great dishes !
What stands out is the service. Staff were clearly knowledgeable of what they were serving and described the meals presented in excellent detail and with pleasant enthusiasm.
Service was excellent and the food did not disappoint!
I had a wonderful Sunday brunch here. The host and waitstaff were very accommodating and made some wonderful menu suggestions. I went for a Long Island Iced Coffee cocktail to start. I had never seen that on a cocktail menu before and it did not disappoint. I then ordered the bone marrow with roasted mushrooms and leeks (next time I think I will get the optional scrambled eggs to go with it) and Guinness doughnuts. It was a wonderful meal! I can't wait to come back again!
Cocina creativa, equilibrio de sabores, sorprendente, siempre es diferente.buenisimo!!!
This was my first time to Wildebeest and I can't wait to go back! The staff are amazing! Super friendly, knowledgeable about all aspects of the menus, no problems recommending things and genuinely seemed happy that we were there.
The food is out of this world good! From the smoked olives to get your palate warmed up, to the appetizers (we had the heirloom tomato salad and sweetbreads on toast) and on the mains (we shared the 22 oz cache creek ribeye, miso glazed green beans and duck sausage poutine) everything was so flavorful and just delicious!
The wine list is great, lots of options and price-points and the Old Fashioned I had was exceptional.
Wildebeest is now my favourite restaurant in Vancouver!
Food tried too hard to be fancy. Some starters were fantastic but overall entrees were adequate but not great.
Great service. Staff was very friendly and food tasted great. Would gladly come again
It was a pleasant experience especially for my out of town relatives. The waiter was very personable and knowledgeable to introduce us the menu. My husband and I would definitely go back for a date night.
One of the best weekend brunch experiences we’ve had!!! Service was incredible and the food was delicious. We really appreciated the complimentary mimosas to celebrate our friend’s upcoming wedding celebration as well! What a thoughtful gesture!
All of us were very impressed with the quality of the food and cocktails too!! We will definitely be back!!
Food was very delicious and service was great.
Great tasting appetizers and wonderful service to boot. Didn’t have the heart to try horse meat but will be back for other dishes next time.
Excellent food and superb, knowledgeable service staff. All meals were full of flavour. Exciting different things to try. Portions can be a bit small... I would definitely recommend Wildebeest to anyone.
The food was absolutely delicious. Love the burrata cheese and tomatos!
Great service. Great food.
Every dish was superb and the service was friendly and attentive.
Went for Mother’s Day brunch. Great food, great service and great prices. The pastrami eggs Bennie is particularly good. Definitely have an order of Guinness and caramel doughnuts!
Amazing from the time we walked in, until days later when we can't stop telling our friends about it. Everything was awesome. Food, drink, service, ambiance.....5 star all around.