Welcome to Joe Fortes

In keeping with the reputation of the man whose name we adopted, Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House has achieved legendary status in Vancouver.

For 29 years, Joe Fortes has consistently earned and maintained its reputation as an award-winning Vancouver restaurant. Guests from the world over have come to expect a dynamic culinary experience in this San Francisco styled seafood grill that always delivers more – more hospitality, more variety and more buzz. This iconic Vancouver restaurant is conveniently located just off of bustling Robson Street. Joe Fortes is where locals and visitors alike come to enjoy the food in town, complemented by an award-winning wine list that boasts over 300 wines, and a uniquely personal level of service and hospitality.

Quality, service and reputation – that’s the stuff that we are made of. And that’s what you can look forward to experiencing on each and every visit to Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House. We look forward to serving you.

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  • Georgia Straight

    Golden Plate Awards: 1st Place – Best Restaurant to “Seal the Deal”, 1st Place- Best Fish / Shellfish, 2 Place – Best Seafood, 2nd Place – Best Restaurant Service, 3rd Place – Best Restaurant Patio. (2010), Best Restaurant Wine List for BC Wines (2012)

  • Wine Spectator Magazine

    Best of Award of Excellence 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

  • Vancouver Magazine Awards

    Premier Crew Award, Maitre ‘d, Frenchy Gagne

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