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Sitar Indian Restaurant

) #1,281 of 3,046 Restaurants in Vancouver $$ - $$$ Indian
8 Powell St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1E7, Canada
+1 604-687-0049
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (8 reviews)
“naans” (7 reviews)
“roganjosh” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
8 Powell St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1E7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 13 May 2017

I ordered a lamb curry and some naan and loved the food, the location and feel of the restaurant and the service. If you like Indian food, this is the place to eat in Vancouver!

Thank C R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

For adults with a knowledge of Indian food, this restaurant is probably fine, but with hungry kids and in search of a place where the lines were not too long, we made a mistake. The lack of customers and busy tables - when many of...More

Thank Denali92
Reviewed 14 February 2017

What a beautiful place to sit and people watch and eat great food. The butter chicken and chicken korma were amazing. Great service. Would definitely go here again!

Thank ABandura
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Reasonable menu, I was rushing, and the food was fine. Rogan Josh, peppery rather than hot in an Indian style but fine. Very good garlic naan helped it down. Service was attentive and in no way overbearing. I really dont know what to expect from...More

Thank JerryP2048
Reviewed 23 December 2016

If you're a vegetarian like me and wanting authentic indian food in gastown...look no further. Not the best in town (I love Vij's, My Shanti, a couple of haunts on Main etc.) but definitely up there!

Thank amritabajwasingh
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Location is great but food and service do not do justice to the location. The owner has to put some love and passion into it. Butter chicken and other dishes the three of us ordered were not hit with us. Nothing bad but nothing outstanding...More

Thank amesjoe2016
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had lunch with 2 colleagues at SITAR today. I hadn't been there before. It had a nice atmosphere. The menu was standard; nothing impressive. The food was okay, but nothing impressive. The restaurant wasn't that busy, but I still had to ask the server/patron...More

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 29 August 2016

If you want excellent Indian food with savoury sauces and aromatic spices in Gastown this is the place to go. It is not a place for those who want to be seen eating trendy food that is overpriced. The onion bhaji was crispy and well...More

Thank susan201509
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

In a word, mediocre. Stuffy, uninspired. Not particularly tidy. Inexpensive. Dessert was a just a bad idea. House wine took the edge off.

Thank xocolot
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I know this has been here for a long time....just check out the bathroom. YUCK! If it the bathroom looks like that for customers to see-can you imagine the kitchen? I will say the samosas were good but isn't all fried food?

Thank stl2naples
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Powell St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Gastown
  • Neighbourhood: Gastown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-687-0049
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