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Cafe Phin

1612 West First, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-620-5595
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
27 Apr 2016
“Pork Belly Bahn mi is must have!”
3 Apr 2016
“Best Vietnamese Food in Town”
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10:30 - 20:00All hours
Asian, Vietnamese
1612 West First, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

We first discovered Cafe Phin during the Gay Pride parade, and didn't take note of the name of the place. We just got a pork belly bahn mi sandwich to go and went on our merry way. It was excellent and so refreshing on a...More

Thank KM_Gibsons
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Regularly come here for both lunch and dinner. Top class service with middle range price. The staff is very friendly, one of the friendliest I have ever experienced. The food is delightful. Been trying almost all the choices on the menus, and all of them...More

Thank justinlimm
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Very cozy restaurant with simple, but delicious authentic Vietnamese food. Vietnamese coffee is highly recommended, and Spicy Satay Vermicelli!

Thank Tony Z
Reviewed 23 November 2015

About the size of a walk in closet this family run business has relocated from 1st Avenue to Denman. There are four tables and bar sitting on two walls. The staff/family is very friendly and helpful; many of the people who came in seem to...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Nice to have a Northern-styleVietnamese restaurant on Denman, but this new one needs thoughtful preparation. The server was prompt and very attentive, and the soups arrived quickly and very hot. However, I almost choked on the long-strings of fat attached to the thin slices of...More

Thank ghgk
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Looks like Vietnamese food but the only flavor will come from the seasoning you add. The broth is rather plain and the meat was just plain chicken.

Thank mikeandlindaSeattle
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Was making my way way through Vancouver when I walked it, the service is lovely, food great and atmosphere nice

Thank Kuukua W
Reviewed 30 March 2015

My husband & I went here on a Friday evening at 9pm (closes at 10pm). Here being the location on 976 Denman St. I have been wanting to stop in for a while having been enticed by the yummy looking food being enjoyed by diners...More

Thank JULOfrVan
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We ordered pho, salad roll, lemongrass chicken, and sandwich. I like the lemongrass chicken and the sandwich. Vietnmese sandwich was influenced by French, using bargette. The price is a little higher than the other one at Davie street.

Thank bcbc2013
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We were tired and hungry and debating where to eat. Passed by this little place and then decided to walk back. Lucky for us, this is a small family owned and run Vietnamese restaurant that is a great stop for a quick bite. Prices very...More

Thank Larry J
Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1612 West First, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Granville Island & Fairview
  • Neighbourhood: Granville Island & Fairview
  • Phone Number: +1 604-620-5595
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