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James Street Cafe & Grill

3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
+1 604-676-1876
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“masala” (5 reviews)
“chai” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

clean, pleasant atmosphere. Somewhat dark hardly anyone in had to wait 25 minutes for our dishes to arrives. The food was fine.

Thank claude55002
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

That's their best dish! Good portions too comes with rice and naans. Wish they gave more vegetables too! Pakora also good. And i thanks like their chai too. Pricing very reasonable. Lots of other choices by the way.

Thank Lagusaya2
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The owner should take a course on how to be nice to people. I go there grudinginly for some family events. Much better places to go than this place. Try the agra restaurant across the street or safari snack house also on Canada way close...More

Thank globalnomadforyou
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

If you have ever lived in East Africa...thank this place is a must. Beef kebab....mohogo....nylon bhajia.. varda...several chutney...and Masala tea...hmm mm. Hmm mm.. hmmmm

Thank Meb V
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great food, great atmosphere and friendly service.. The Grilled Nyama Choma platter is my favorite. I am always running into people I know over hre and that adds to the experience.

Thank MebsT
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Was here for a staff dinner party and the service was buffet with appies served family style. With a name like the James Street Cafe & Grill, you wouldn't expect the East Indian influence on the menu, but that's what is featured here. The food...More

Thank Vcurve
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place is close to work so we dine here for business lunches, the food is pretty good, they have an interesting selection that has a spicy Indian character along with more mainstream items. They try hard to be kind of fancy, with linen tablecloths...More

Thank john d
Reviewed 30 November 2016

After many years of having work related trips to that neighbourhood, and a secondary home for years I finally discovered this fantastic restaurant with take out options. It is located on the North Side of Canada Way a few blocks W of Boundary Rd. and...More

1  Thank MarriedAnd-Over-50
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

First time here and I enjoyed it very much. My father in law doesn't eat out much and it was his fave restaurant but he said the quality in meat went down as well as the spicyness of the food. I did not know, I...More

Thank Yoko E
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Convenient location with parking spots. Karaoke every Friday night! They have good Chai Tea if you are a fan of Chai. Daily special for good deals. Lamb curry and prawn curry are the best of the best!

Thank Francine0377
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby
  • Phone Number: +1 604-676-1876
  • E-mail
two blocks east of Boundary
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