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Jolly's Indian Bistro

West 4th Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1R2, Canada
+1 604-730-6926
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (22 reviews)
“naan” (12 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
West 4th Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1R2, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a place we have visited several times and always enjoy our meal. It is conveniently located right on 4th Avenue with lots of street parking nearby. There is lots of variety in the menu with some entrees including a salad, nan bread, and...More

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We shared the Aloo Ki Tikki potato cakes with a kick mango chutney sauce. Nice. My wife had the Mumbai Chicken and enjoyed the spice and presentation. I had the Bangali Eggplant that was quite tasty, aromatic and tangy. Service was good and helpful.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live around the corner from Jolly's and have been going there since it's inception about 12 years ago. We love it. It's the only restaurant I feel excited about going to. Everything you can order is delicious, the staff are great, and Jolly is...More

Thank robert m
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We've been patronizing Jolly's for years but admittedly now so often since we moved from the neighborhood. Not much has changed over the years except maybe the prices (but that can be expected). Our typical evening meal generally consists of samosas and pakoras for starters...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I go to jolly s often for solo curry sessions. Service is always great. The butter chicken is to die for and he can make it with varying levels of spice. If you ask - he'll give a cayenne and hot pepper addition that will...More

Thank Taylor M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Jolly's do the best butter chicken in Vancouver. It is silky and full of flavour. They will also season (spice) it to taste so the kids can have it. Every dish I tried I loved. Lots of veggie options also. Great service, not in your...More

Thank Grainne M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We've been patronizing Jolly's for years but admittedly not quite as frequently since we've moved out of the neighborhood. Our favorite table is by the window so we generally try to arrive at 4:30 PM when the doors open. For as long as we can...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We don't frequent Jolly's as regularly since we moved out of the neighborhood. As usual we start with either naan or samosas. Our favorites are butter chicken and goa fish fry and finishing our repast is either rice pudding or a carmalized banana

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Best indian in town. Seriously. My server elizabeth was very kind, very fast and the food is de-li-cious! Its a must!

Thank Lys L
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Great food,friendly service and reasonably priced. Will be back to taste more of the menu.The dine in special which has lentil soup delicious,appetizer,main Butter Chicken outstanding,and dessert with a glass of wine or beer $28.Lamb Rangosh was flavourful and great pieces of lamb. Obvious care...More

Thank Keith J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West 4th Ave., Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1R2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-730-6926
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