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East is East

3243 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 2H5, Canada
+1 604-734-5881
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chai” (40 reviews)
“rotis” (14 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
3243 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 2H5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't express how happy I am with the meal my husband and I had at East is East. We both fell in love with this place and will return again very soon! We've travelled quite a lot in Asia over the years and we...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by for a pick me up. I had a lovely drink (Nutty Gypsy) and added espresso to it. My girls had different drinks and they were all delicous. Their chai is also wonderful.

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like a fragrant aroma that takes you back to that special moment, the food at East is East took me back to my travels to Southeast Asia. The dark, rich ambiance was fitting and the mindful service matched the excellence of the food served. East...More

Thank FunkyWanderer
Reviewed 8 June 2017

At this address, I've only had soup and chai - both were delicious. Looking forward to having dinner here soon too since I've eaten at the other address often, at the old and the new location. I'm not a vegetarian, but they make the food...More

Thank Charlene M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I went to East is East last evening for a birthday dinner with my partner. We were seated, ordered, and 45 minutes later asked one of the servers if she might check on our food. Five minutes later, we saw her and another woman pointing...More

Thank 694Bigal
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We ordered some takeout at this Kitsilano restaurant. It turned out to be delectable and reasonably priced. Coconut curry soup w.different kinds of mushrooms was the highlight followed very closely by the salmon curry wrap. Also had an afghan wrap...lamb potato raisins...also scrumptious. Lamb was...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

I wasn't actually expecting to like it but I did! I had a Roti and it was yummy. Spiced perfectly. The side salad and soup were similarly yummy. Quick service and good staff. Perfect combination.

Thank P&ZH
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant indeed!!! I very good idea about the menu with the feast option and the live music is great.

Thank MHJ17
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Vancouver. One of the draws for me is the eclectic live performances. On our last visit there was an African musician dressed in African attire with a full headdress of feathers and traditional instruments. Then of course...More

Thank Jumfin
Reviewed 4 February 2017

a very nice restaurant in Kitsilano, one of the best neighbourhoods of west Vancouver. Special decor, natural wood tables and benches, eastern cushions, curtains and lighting fixtures, all add to the special atmosphere that this cozy restaurant offers.. the experience is topped with delicious big...More

Thank Sally A
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Bbborelli1
23 June 2017|
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Response from Charlene M | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they have high chairs and would be considered family friendly particularly during the day. Some of them have live music at night so it may not be quite as good a situation. If you've already gone, I'd like... More
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10 November 2016|
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Response from lindacita | Reviewed this property |
Dry! But They let us bring a bottle for cork fee!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3243 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 2H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: +1 604-734-5881
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Description
Our cuisine is inspired by the opulent flavors and meticulous cooking processes of Eastern cultures found along the ancient Silk Route - which includes the flavours in India, Afghanistan and Persia.
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