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Kirin Mandarin Restaurant

1166 Alberni St # 102, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3Z3, Canada
+1 604-682-8833
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  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1166 Alberni St # 102, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3Z3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel was in West End and Kirin was only a few minutes walk away. The décor is pleasant and seating spacious. We came for dinner, the restaurant was almost full. We got average service, need to find our waiter whenever we need something. We...More

Thank CY W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm told that the best Chinese restaurants are located in the suburbs, particularly Richmond which is apparently near the airport. But we found Kirin a very acceptable choice. The décor is contemporary, the waiters well uniformed and the food very good. Of course, one doesn't...More

1  Thank NewYorkCityVictor
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I used to love dining for dim sum at this Kirin location. It's been a while since I've visited for lunch. Usually time / distance makes the heart grow fonder, but it was not the case in this circumstance. The restaurant was busy, but not...More

Thank Downtown1920
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is an elegant, stunning restaurant with a beautiful menu of exciting items. All are high quality and the service is outstanding.

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Have dinner twice in this restaurant with my colleagues in mid June. The menu is extensive and it includes many different Cantonese food, including beef, pork, BBQ food, seafood, and different styles of rice and noodles. I would recommend ordering Cantonese dishes rather than the...More

Thank Edward-A A
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We are regular visitors to Chinese restaurants and were hoping for an authentic Chinese experience in place of what we believe in the UK is altered for the local palate. First signs were good - non Europeans dining there. We were looking for help from...More

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Came here with my parents, the prices were pretty high. The food wasn't too bad but nothing spectacular. Probably wouldn't come again.

Thank IanLuo
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Kirin for their lobster & noodle dish, which had good reviews online. Since it was just the two of us, we asked for a smaller lobster close to 2 lbs. They obliged and the lady brought out a live lobster and told...More

1  Thank Lynn T
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best dim sum Places..ever ! Super delicious ..little steep on price but still well wort a visit. The scallop dumpling was out of this world !

Thank SalilMehraUK
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The only reason we went there because our tour leader took us to this restaurant. The waiter was rudely telling us to add 15% tips when paying bills. Foods below average. 2 dishes we ordered supposed to be meat dishes with vegetables but when it...More

Thank Chen0402
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
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
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
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11:00 - 14:30
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11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1166 Alberni St # 102, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3Z3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-682-8833
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