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Kirin Seafood Restaurant

555 12th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 3X7, Canada
+1 604-879-8038
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“dim sum” (55 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“egg tarts” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
555 12th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 3X7, Canada
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great for lunch dim sum with Wife ranging small eats dishes, tasty and reasonably priced. Great for dinner too, try fried lobster ,garlic and ginger.other great dishes. Book days ahead especially for weekends.

Thank EaglevisionLowe
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We had friends from Hawaii so we decided to try this supposed to be one of the top Chinese Restaurants in town, we knew it to be a bit more expensive but it was quite a bit more expensive than other Chinese Restaurants for 4...More

Thank terry K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We went for a typical family function celebrating a wedding with over 10 tables. The staff were very accomodating. The food was typical Chinese fare but definite good value at $450 per table which included Peking Duck. So definite good value and because it is...More

Thank mulan12
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is probably one of the worst restaurants that I have ever been to. The food is way too greasy and salty despite the fact that they cost an arm and a leg. Service is non existent especially if you come in a small group....More

1  Thank lau_momo
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us while on a business trip. It was within walking distance from our hotel so we decided to give it a try. It was early in the evening so it was not very busy. Service was good, the food was...More

Thank Sunshine1Winnipeg
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Kirin Seafood Restaurant has an extensive menu with a vast variety of offerings. Many of the dishes are familiar; however, there were many that were less familiar unless the diner knows Chinese cuisine. We found enough dishes for a delicious and satisfying dinner. There are...More

Thank Leonard C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A very good Chinese restaurant. They have a very extensive menu list. It can be overwhelming for someone that is a foodie because you want to order it all.

Thank R J
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We are regulars at the Richmond location of this restaurant and were initially skeptical that the quality would be the same. We needn't have worried. The food is equally as good and during the busy lunch hour, service was amazingly quick. It's located at the...More

Thank tony c
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This is one of my fav dim sum places in the city. Don't go to the other Kirin locations...they are not the same. This is the best one...and make sure you make a reservation as they are consistently busy weekday or weekend. Try to go...More

2  Thank worldtrader88
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I came here as part of a business meeting. It was recommended by a concierge. The food was generally good. We had good fish and duck, but I don't think it was spectacular. The atmosphere was not good for a business meeting. Very noisy and...More

Thank Where_II
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gorgeous manor houses centred around The Crescent area
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
to spend and afternoon communing with nature.
Consequently, it is also the botanical centre of the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 12th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 3X7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-879-8038
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