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Western Lake Chinese Seafood Restaurant

4989 Victoria Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5P 3T7, Canada
+1 604-321-6862
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good61%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (36 reviews)
“dumplings” (9 reviews)
“har gow” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 15:00All hours
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
4989 Victoria Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5P 3T7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here for a birthday dinner for the in laws. We reserved for an 8:00 during the week which was when the tables seem to wind down. Service was a bit slow at the beginning because it looked like they were swamped. Near the...More

Thank tyo_m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place. Very organize. The staff were very knowledgable and deals with customers with a smile. Foods is superb. It's like your in Hong Kong the moment the foods is serve in your table. The only negative about this place is the parking....More

Thank sinned04
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We like this for Dim Sum big tasty portions all tradional dishes good service and great taste. Make a reservation and you might get in in 20 min. w/o reservation can be long wait from 11 AM on till 2PM likely evenings are just as...More

Thank gordon r
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Our family of four decided to go for dim sum here because of ratings we found online. Went relatively early (10 am), and found a bit of a wait, but didn't wait too long. Glad we went on Friday though I imagine the weekend would...More

Thank ideahamstergirl
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Many of our friends still reside in the East side of Vancouver and decided upon a dim sum brunch. Western Lake was convenient and parking wasn't too much of a challenge. We arrived promptly at 09:00 AM when the doors opened and managed to snag...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We recently had dim sum here in a packed house and decided we had to come back for the dinner. We did so recently for a 2 table family dinner. The food is very very good, especially considering the reasonable prices. This city is chock...More

Thank tony c
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visited for dim sum on a Wednesday at just after 11 am and the place was already packed. We can see why. The first thing you notice when you receive your order is the ENORMOUS size of the servings; i'd say at least 50% larger...More

Thank tony c
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Arriving at 1345 for a late lunch we found a lineup almost out the door but as the time of our arrival was at the conclusion of many other diners meals the tables were being turned around quickly. Our wait was less than 10 minutes...More

Thank Phidippus
Reviewed 30 December 2016

If you want quality, service and value, look no further to eat dim sum and dinner at Western Lake Restaurant! Reservation is necessary as patrons would wait an hour or so to get a table as they treat all patrons the same unlike most Asian...More

Thank wylee886
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Very authentic and good dim-sum in a very busy but organized restaurant. Size of dumplings too big though, I personally couldn't eat more than 3 portions:) Bookings are highly recommended, this place gets extremely busy for lunch!

Thank Chuna7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4989 Victoria Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5P 3T7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-321-6862
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