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Aki Restaurant

1368 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4S9, Canada
+1 604-682-4032
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1368 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4S9, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my bento box lunch, my husband had the sushi lunch. We saw that it was full of people and wanted to escape the rain. So glad we did!

Thank quelinda2015
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This authentic Japanese restaurant consistently offers good food at reasonable prices (for downtown). The fish is always really fresh, and the staff are super friendly. The restaurant isn't too loud, so its easy to have a conversation with friends.

Thank DTrad
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I've been here many times, mainly out of convenience as I work nearby. I will say this - the Nabeyaki Udon is the best I've ever had anywhere, and I've eaten at numerous Japanese restaurants all over the city and ordered the same thing. It's...More

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

It is so funny that this is the second time I have visited Aki restaurant even though I have been living in Vancouver almost 20 years. This restaurant used to be near Joe Fortes long time ago and now it moved to West Pender near...More

Thank ryont
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Aki is a nice place to eat lunch and dinner -- it gets pretty busy during lunchtime. They serve very tasty grilled food. The zaru soba is a good dish to get during the summer. The restaurant location is close to the seawall so it's...More

Thank cq01
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We took the family lunch today and were amazed by the high quality of the food and the service, and how very reasonable prices were. We could not have asked for better. Highly recommended.

Thank familiac716
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Pros: The restaurant has excellent sake, great sushi and sashimi, and very good service. The quality is notable. The restaurant is always 2/3 full, but every time we've walked in, we've been seated with a warm greeting without delay. If you know of Miku, Aki...More

Thank WorldBizTraveller
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We were recommended by a friend to visit Aki after a visit to the Vancouver Aquarium. Fearing that its downtown location would mean a hefty price tag, not to mentioned challenges to find a parking spot, etc., we were initially a little reluctant to give...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We were staying at a nearby hotel & decided to try the black rice sushi here. The sashimi was fantastic - so fresh and generously portioned. The sushi rolls were good.

Thank Spooky C
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Excellent quality of sashimi, best service, and reasonable price. We went there for birthday party, we ordered Lobster sashimi,geoduck sashimi, spot prawn sashimi, Uni sashimi, and some Yakitory. However, we would never order the green salad and spinach salad again.

Thank evelyntan3
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Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
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lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1368 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-682-4032
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