Cloud 9 Revolving Restaurant
1400 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC, V6G 1B9
Located in the Empire Landmark Hotel since 1973, this restaurant resides on the 42nd floor and revolves slowly to offer diners a 360° view of downtown Vancouver, the Georgia Straight and the North Shore mountains.
|Cuisine Type |||Seafood|
|Ambiance |||Hotel Dining, Quiet Conversation, Romantic Spot, Fine Dining|
|Meals Served |||Breakfast, Dinner|
|Amenities |||Game In Season, Great Wine List, Must Reserve, Parking, Catering|
|Pricing |||$31 - $40|
|Payment |||Gift Certificate, Interac, MasterCard, Visa|
|Getting There |||Bus #5|
|Cross Street |||Nicola Street|
|6:30AM-10:30AM, 5:00PM-midnight, daily|
Profile Last Updated: February 12, 2009
Located on the 42nd floor, this restaurant has been a pivotal feature of the Empire Landmark Hotel in Downtown Vancouver since 1973. With a total of 70, 20-foot-high windows around the perimeter of the room, there is never a bad table in the Cloud 9 Revolving Restaurant. The 360° degree panoramic view gives all guests a clear view of the Harbour, the mountains and the Georgia Straight.
A Sight to See
During the evening, fibre optic lights shine from the ceiling, giving the impression of the night sky. On the upper interior wall, a large mural illustrating the constellations gives the illusion of being out in the open air. The restaurant revolves at a speed of 0.4 km per hour and it takes one hour and 20 minutes to complete one full circle. Join in on the fun for Friday and Saturday night entertainment hours, which feature performances by different guest entertainers each week.
Focusing on regional specialties and signature dishes, the main courses range from vegetable pleasers to rack of lamb and prime rib. The à la carte menu comes with a variety of side items, each one carefully prepared and seasoned to perfection. The service is reputed to be excellent and the servers are knowledgeable in pairing wines and meal choices. Cloud 9 Restaurant has picked up numerous awards from prestigious critics for their culinary efforts. This is a popular venue that is often used for celebrating birthdays, anniversaries, graduation parties, corporate events and small wedding receptions.
Gift Certificates: Yes
Parking: Street, Lot in hotel