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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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“dim sum” (68 reviews)
“peking duck” (19 reviews)
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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 via mobile

Our limo driver recommended this place for authentic Chinese food. Waitress explained menu features could be shared family style and was pleasant. Spring rolls and won ton soup very good. We ordered three main dishes and the spicey green beans for six adults. The portions...More

Thank Barbinator2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate lunch here after recommendation from a friend. Good we had made a reservation earlier in the day. When we arrived, had a short wait with other patrons as it was full, with others walking in with no reservations advised of long wait given it...More

Thank foodconversation2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us ate here and we had at least 8 dim sums we shared. Some of the dumpling wraps were a little tough but otherwise all the food was delicious. Very economical the share for 2 of us was $32 US. We had 2...More

Thank Avelave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We intentionally sought out a great place for Dim Sum for lunch and were NOT disappointed. Crowded with families, friends, business lunches, mainly Asian clientele plus excellent service and food. We only had dim sum plus plenty of hot tea plus a mango dessert, but...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
Reviewed 11 August 2017

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 25 July 2017

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

1  Thank brendabeachbum
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
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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17:00 - 22:30
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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