Character's Taverna was located in the heart of Vancouver in Gastown, one of the city's historic tourist attractions and shopping areas, a landmark since Expo 86 when Vancouver hosted the World Fair. In 2002, Character's Taverna was moved in the heart of Davie village on 1103 Davie St located at the corner of Davie and Thurlow street. Serving LUNCH AND DINNER Character's Taverna... more
My girlfriend and I were in Vancouver BC for my birthday and we found this place late one night and decided to try it. The decor needs a facelift but the food was excellent. The hummus was wonderful. We had grilled prawns since we don't eat red meat. The meal came with a roasted potato that was probably the best potato I've ever had. LOL. The owner made our lemon drops and they were great. We... more
Excellent food, most of the time, sometimes too much of
seasoning or grease, though.
Started to be a regular customer until the female that works
there became rude and nasty - without any reason from
my side. She used to be so nice, but seems to have lost
her mind. Good way to lose business, but she doesn't seem to
consider that aspect.
She is the owner's wife so there is no one to really... more
Oh Characters. It has been a little while but I have been here on at least ten occasions. 'Weird' sums this place up pretty well.
I have to say I have had good food here. The calamari has always come out hot and crispy, and the grilled chicken breast was pretty good, although on the bland side.
Characters also gets cool points for being open sooooo late - 6am some nights!
They get weird... more