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La Belle Patate

La Belle Patate

Restaurant and Fast Food Restaurant$$$$
West End, Vancouver
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    Given the COVID-19 pandemic, call ahead to verify hours, and remember to practice social distancing
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    This restaurant is famous for their poutine. It's one of the most popular in the city!
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    Lucas P.
    "Will definitely come back to try different poutine flavours."(57 Tips)
    Mary L.
    "Authentic squeaky cheese curds!"(5 Tips)
    Sean @yvrbcbro N.
    "I love the smoked meat poutine and highly reccomend it"(8 Tips)
    B K.
    "Poutine is the most authentic that I've found in Vancouver, and also the..."(5 Tips)
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  • Eater
    EaterOctober 7, 2013
    The Montreal smoked meat sandwiches here are a good second choice to getting on a plane to Schwartz's and really - the poutine is fantastic. Open till 3am Fri and Sat. [Eater 38 Member]
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    Lucas PicoliSeptember 23, 2018
    Traditional poutine was AMAZING, great value. Pogo had a good crunch but unfortunately the sausage was cold inside. Will definitely come back to try different poutine flavours.
  • François P.
    François PéladeauMarch 16, 2014
    Ok. I'm a Montréalais expat. Let me confirm that this place has the best AUTHENTIC poutine and steamies on the West Coast - scratch that. Anywhere West of Hull :)
  • Romain N.
    Romain NvmeroMay 13, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    best poutine I had in Vancouver. Came too late they accepted to serve me and had a medium size whereas I ordered a small. It has happened several times. MERCI la belle palate 👌
  • Francois G.heart icon on user image
    Francois GagnonMay 23, 2019
    Been here 100+ times
    Great selection of poutine and the prices are very reasonable for the size of plating
  • Adam T.
    Adam T.January 16, 2014
    Food is good. A little on the expensive side. Most Poutine places make their fries extra crispy. I like mine soft. I asked for them extra soft and I still received normal crispy fries.... #annoying
  • Corey L.
    Corey LangeFebruary 20, 2014
    Hands down, best poutine in Vancouver. Tons of choices, 26 I think?! These guys know how to do it right... oh and poutine cheese isnt supposed to melt!!
  • Wine&Dine B.heart icon on user image
    Wine&Dine BCnewsAugust 21, 2012
    Great place- and they even serve up a vegetarian Poutine! Their grilled cheeses are also worth a try
  • Tony E.
    Tony El-AzziNovember 13, 2015
    For someone from Montreal who grew up with the best poutine, I give them my seal of approval. Best poutine outside of Quebec.
  • Laurence B.heart icon on user image
    Laurence BAugust 27, 2016
    Tasty poutine. Medium for the price of small during happy hour. Reminds me of Montreal.
  • Sharon W.heart icon on user image
    Sharon WNovember 11, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Everything is probably great but I stick with the classic poutine. Authentic, as the owner is from Montreal.
  • Erika B.heart icon on user image
    Erika BMarch 20, 2017
    Monday speciql of Braised Beef poutine is amazing! Well seasoned gravy and delicious fries. Will come back.
  • B K.heart icon on user image
    B KSeptember 5, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Poutine is the most authentic that I've found in Vancouver, and also the only place where I've found a Pogo.
  • Fernando C.
    Fernando CysneirosMarch 2, 2014
    Incredibly good poutine here! Many many options to choose from. It is even better than the overhyped Fritz.
  • Gus
    GusAugust 4, 2013
    Apparently the only requirement to work here is to be mentally challenged. You can choose from "Fries with Sauce", or "Fries with BBQ Gravy". I ordered with gravy. I got Sauce. They said it's the same
  • Scott X.heart icon on user image
    Scott XSeptember 18, 2014
    You need to come here. Delicious poutine. The medium size is more than enough for 2 people
  • Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    The best poutine I've ever had, comes in a number of interesting variations.
  • itripped
    itrippedJune 22, 2014
    Cheese curds that are fresh enough to squeak. I can't think of another place in Vancouver this authentic
  • Gus
    GusAugust 4, 2013
    If you want gravy, you can't just ask for gravy, you have to ask for "BBQ gravy". The simps that work here can't tell the difference.
  • Jackieheart icon on user image
    JackieNovember 25, 2016
    There poutine is amazing. Staff is wonderful and helpful.
  • Leiliane V.
    Leiliane ValadaresApril 1, 2013
    If you visiting Canada, try the poutine! It's surprisely flavourfull and the textures work toghether
  • Jeferson S.heart icon on user image
    Jeferson SilvaNovember 14, 2015
    The Poutine is good, but for me the best in town is at Fritz European.
  • David N.
    David NewtonJuly 15, 2017
    Try the Galvaude Poutine (via @Foodspotting)
  • Charles L.heart icon on user image
    Charles L.January 14, 2013
    Best Poutine I had in a long time! I highly recommend that place :)
  • Cameron D.
    Cameron DruryDecember 21, 2013
    Pretty damn good poutine here, and they actually use REAL cheese curds, woot! But there is room for improvement.
  • Miss Niss
    Miss NissFebruary 5, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    The poutine here is a party in your mouth that you never thought possible. Blows any other poutine away. Thank you belle patate for your amazing food and amazing service
  • Mary L.heart icon on user image
    Mary LOctober 25, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Authentic squeaky cheese curds! Best place to satisfy a late night Montreal smoked meat poutine craving.
  • Monse A.heart icon on user image
    Monse AvilésSeptember 12, 2018
    Tuesday special, pulled pork Poutine
  • Stretch 1.
    Stretch 1neDecember 1, 2014
    Wow first time I've seen All u can eat Poutine
  • Sean @yvrbcbro N.
    Sean @yvrbcbro NeildSeptember 15, 2012
    I love the smoked meat poutine and highly reccomend it
  • Lin ♥.heart icon on user image
    Lin ♥June 4, 2013
    Smoked meat poutine is killer!! Lovely staff too :)
  • Nancy K.
    Nancy KennyOctober 22, 2013
    Dear God! They have All You Can Eat Poutine for $19.50.
  • Michelle K.
    Michelle KAugust 29, 2013
    Looking for a Montreal style hot dog? The steamies are awesome! And cheap too!!
  • Ida C.heart icon on user image
    Ida COctober 29, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    What more can I say? Yum
  • Erin M.
    Erin McGannOctober 3, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The hot dog steamie is incredible - get it with onion, bacon & cheese. Heaven.
  • Matt M.
    Matt MacDougallOctober 25, 2010
    Authentic. Cheese curds are supposed to be squeaky and rubbery. Good taste of real Montreal.
  • David N.
    David NewtonJuly 15, 2017
    Try the Birch Beer (via @Foodspotting)
  • Chantal P.
    Chantal PoirierJanuary 2, 2012
    This spot is the best poutine in vancouver! Even better than fritz!
  • Annabell B.heart icon on user image
    Annabell BilsJune 17, 2018
    Poutine ♥️
  • jake s.
    jake sandersNovember 20, 2014
    and here's my absolute favorite. The best poutine!
  • Vanessa C.
    Vanessa C.July 24, 2010
    the portions may look small, but do share!! poutine is very, very filling. cheese curds are rubbery......yikes.
  • Mongolianchopheart icon on user image
    MongolianchopOctober 29, 2014
    Awesome poutine
  • Rich S.heart icon on user image
    Rich SevioraFebruary 22, 2015
    Poutine is just amazing.
  • Marco T.
    Marco TjokroFebruary 23, 2014
    Canadian Poutine with gravy and cheese
  • Will A.heart icon on user image
    Will AndruscoAugust 22, 2014
    Get a steamie dog, they are amazing
  • Andrew H.heart icon on user image
    Andrew HoJune 19, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Smoked meat bbq poutine is off the hooooook
  • Erika B.heart icon on user image
    Erika BMarch 20, 2017
    Poutine and smoked meat sandwiches
  • Mohammed A.heart icon on user image
    Mohammed AhmadAugust 13, 2015
    It's awesome
  • Mattie C.
    Mattie ChandlerMarch 12, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Most prices just went up around fifty cents. Bring extra change.
  • Dylan L.heart icon on user image
    Dylan LaceyAugust 30, 2015
    Huge range of poutine, but the poutine itself was pretty average.
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