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Sun Sui Wah Seafood Restaurant

3888 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3N9, Canada
+1 604-872-8822
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“king crab” (17 reviews)
“dim sum” (76 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3888 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3N9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is of high quality, very fresh seafood, prepared in an Asian way. They are specialised in doing the king crab, multi-kg big animal coming directly from Alaska to Vancouver. If you want to try, I believe it's better to book it in advance....More

Thank Cla13bdAD
Reviewed 9 October 2017

My favorite restaurant for Dim Sum and Chinese dinner. They have a large variety of dim sum - I especially like the deep fried triple crab claws, fried sticky rice dumpling with minced meat fillings (the sticky rice is still soft and tender on the...More

Thank koopatroopa788
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Sun Siu Wah is really famous for its "squab," which is still as good as before. I love the "roast" squab dish and once again we ordered the King crab. It was decent enough. Other dishes were just average but the service was good. It...More

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious food. Fast service but not very kind to foreigners. They charge $6 tea and water, crazy!!!!

1  Thank stella k
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Tried the house specialties, crab and squab , and not disappointed. Other dishes tasty as well. Large party well looked after. Peking duck properly served. A bit pricy but a fine experience.

Thank frequentraveler13
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant for the food quality to celebrate a birthday. Half the diners flew in from Toronto for lunch. Overall, it was a disappointing lunch experience. We were seated at a table that was crammed up against the wall with high chairs behind...More

Thank GuiWong
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Sun Sui Wah has been around on Main Street for as long as anyone can remember. Went through an ownership change about 2 years ago, but standards are about the same as before. Their Dim Sum is good and reasonably priced, but their seafood and...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Whew! The pressure's off. I was seeking an awesome dim sum place to take some out of town foodie addicts who seriously demand great (not good) Asian food. Let me tell you, Sun Sui Wah did not disappoint. Unfortunately, the restaurant wasn't great but was...More

Thank Melanie E
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We took a U12 softball team and families here after a long day in the sun. We were given a separate room for our party to dine and socailize. They food was delicious with lots of flavour and generous size plates. Everyone left full and...More

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This place is very busy and many locals frequent for dim sum. I had high expectations but was somewhat let down. The dim sum here is very old school (circa early 90s Hong Kong) not very refined and lacks the wow + yum factor. We...More

Thank WorldWonderWanderer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3888 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Main
  • Neighbourhood: South Main
  • Phone Number: +1 604-872-8822
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