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) #652 of 3,046 Restaurants in Vancouver $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
1537 Broadway W | Broadway & Granville, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1W6, Canada
+1 604-733-9696
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“xiao long bao” (10 reviews)
“dumplings” (18 reviews)
“honey prawns” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1537 Broadway W | Broadway & Granville, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1W6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Must try Shao Long Bao. They are juicy, rich in favour but not oil at all. Love they pea shoot vegetables too. New favour is pan fire bum, super delicious.

Thank Vicki Lili C
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It's a good place to go for a simple lunch. Make sure to reserve or you could wait a bit. It's busy and that shows in the average service. Food is decent Chinese fair but you have to pay extra to add veggies to your...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Lin is located at a busy location on Broadway just west of Granville. Open for supper only after 5 p.m., the place was fairly quiet when we arrived just before 6 on Friday night. But that didn't last very long, Lin's quickly filled up by...More

Thank OneWayVancouver
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We went to our local Chinese haunt for lunch and we were disappointed with the food. It was a bit greasy. The beef was over fried. The Kung Pao chicken was just fine. Service was slow and sluggish. Will give it another try but....

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch and had the Xiao Long Bao or Shanghai Pork Dumplings. Yummy. Should have order two servings. We also ordered the chicken and celery dumplings and shared a hotpot Shanghai rice. This was washed down with some tea. All up the cost...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The cooking is a mixture of Shanghainese / Szechuan and other Northern provinces. Excellent buns and dumplings ( all hand made ); neighbourhood type of place with simple furnishing. Highly enjoyable and recommended.

Thank Ianfung
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I went with a friend. We ordered two lunch specials. Beg worth green beans in black bean sauce and MaPo tofu (spicy tofu and ground pork). We both had corn soup to start. The soup was watery, salty and otherwise pretty tasteless. The beef was...More

Thank Mejs123
Reviewed 21 October 2016

If only the dumplings (appetizers) weren't so tempting, I'd love to try some of the main dishes, but the dumplings are SO GREAT! We got there a bit late for lunch, but were still treated nicely and not rushed. Late arrival might be why we...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Came here with a couple of friends for lunch on a Sunday in late September 2016. Food and service were both excellent. My favourite dishes were the ginger beef, juicy pork dumplings and honey prawns. We got their early and had no problem getting a...More

1  Thank Melody211
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent, the food arrives quickly too. Atmosphere is quite interesting. The location is good if you're going to a show and want a quick, tasty bite!

Thank Dgabelnater
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are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is
Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and
its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails,
and charming public parks make for an ideal location
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1537 Broadway W | Broadway & Granville, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1W6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-733-9696
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