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Grandma's 80th- Steak/Van + Area/Reasonable

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CMT Aug 17, 2008 07:32 AM

Montreal travellers here again, with new request.....looking for quality, not overpriced steak restaurant in Van/Surrey/Richmond/etc

Thanks for your input

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    gourmet wife Aug 21, 2008 08:13 AM

    The steak at the Crave on Main street is pretty good too. PAT and Jules are my other recommedations. I haven't been to Pinky's but friends have told me it's not too bad.

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      nwyles Aug 20, 2008 06:40 PM

      I also recommend Hamilton Street Grill :)

      Call and talk to Neil or Ryan and they will make a fuss over your Grandma.

      When will you be in town ?

      Signed

      Neil Wyles
      Owner,
      Hamilton Street Grill

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        dr.dan Aug 21, 2008 01:41 AM

        I too recommend Hamilton Street Grill. Also, I took my grandparents and parents to Restaurant Connor Butler for my grandad's 83rd.birthday. He was craving a nice thick steak and that is just what he got. It was tender, tender, tender, flavourful and delicious. We all tried something different from the menu and no one was disappointed. Atomosphere is just right for this kind of thing. Quiet jazzy music, comfortable upholstered chairs with arms, charming room, decent wine list, friendly capable service. Either of my recommendations should make you quite happy. cheers

      2. waylman Aug 20, 2008 11:47 AM

        Check out Jules in Gastown...kick ass steak frites at a very reasonable price.
        http://www.julesbistro.ca/

        HSG and PAT are also both great options.

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          twinkienic Aug 19, 2008 11:12 PM

          How about Pied-a-Terre? It's a French bistro that offers a few different reasonably priced steak options: onglet, bison, filet mignon, cote de boeuf.
          http://www.pied-a-terre-bistro.ca/Din...

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          1. re: twinkienic
            fmed Aug 20, 2008 08:12 AM

            P-a-T is a great rec. Highly recommended. I've only had their onglet which was very good.

          2. Cancuk Aug 19, 2008 02:33 AM

            I second Hamilton Street Grill.

            1. fmed Aug 17, 2008 07:55 AM

              Would you consider Hy's reasonable (14oz NY Strip for $32.95, for example).

              Hamilton Street Grill in Yaletown has inexpnesive but good steak (their Hanger is $14?).

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                CMT Aug 18, 2008 04:26 PM

                Thanks for input....I think Hy's is too much....I like Yaletown option...

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