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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Café
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“Very down to earth place with mostly locals, great veggie options, all organic and healthy ingredients and super high quality.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
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“Traditional Middle Eastern meals made with halal meat are the draw at this simple, laid-back eatery.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Quaint, casual pub serving varied international dishes sourced locally, plus a long list of beers.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Their JJ Bean roasted coffee is fantastic and the ooey gooey cinnamon buns are to die for!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Try the Alaska roll, Awesome roll, Red Dynamite Roll or the Spicy salmon sashimi. Our go to sushi spot!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Hot Dog Restaurant
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“Best wings in the area. Good selection of flavours. Cheap drinks. #hotdogs. If you're looking for a challenge, try the insanely hot wings (signed waiver required; legendary status achieved upon completion). ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Malay Restaurant
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“Don't be fooled by the head-scratching retro diner setting, this place serves one of the best laksas I've ever had. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For a typical local Western Pub, American / North American style. It has Pub Food & beer on tap, with a sunny outdoor patio.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“If you're new to Vancouver, I definitely recommend dining at a sushi restaurant. Vancouver has really fresh seafood.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Humble restaurant providing pho, noodle dishes & other classic Vietnamese eats in a low-key setting.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“Delicious street inspired Thai food. My favourite is ordering a curry and a large coconut rice to share with one other person.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Fish Market
“Local fishmonger. Quality fish, great prices, delicious ready-to-eat chowders and soups AND they carry Earnest Ice Cream (arguably the best local-made ice cream).”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of our favourite Vietnamese restaurants in the Hastings-Sunrise area. Great spring rolls!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“Strong coffee...fresh baked goods! This little place is quintessential east van!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Good sushi for ridiculously cheap and the portions are really big. Food comes very fast and the service is great. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Classic & imaginative rolls & decadent desserts like homemade macarons in modern digs with fun art. ”
  • 7 locals recommend