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Hi Genki Japanese Restaurant

6680 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-777-0533
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“donburi” (4 reviews)
“spicy chicken” (3 reviews)
“tempura” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6680 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we lived in BC, this was one our regular places for lunch with friends, including our kids. I usually go for the grilled mackerel. They have a kids portioned udon, we like the tempura udon with the tempura on the side and love the...More

Thank uninspiredbea
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Took a colleague to lunch here while shopping at the Japanese store in the same complex. A hidden location for a great sushi meal!

Thank chris2796
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Very unique venue, to be held in the canteen of a Japanese elderly home. Pork cutlet curry on rice was amazing, and very sizeable portion too! First time trying agedashi MUSHROOM! Ya, it's awesome.

Thank Brando2468
Reviewed 24 November 2016

As I’ve mentioned in the past, Hi Genki is a bit of a hidden gem tucked away next to the National Nikkei Heritage Centre. That’s a slight misnomer as plenty of people are aware of the great food here now and lineups during lunchtime are...More

Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed 24 September 2016

If you visit Hi Genki on the weekends be prepared to wait to be served as the restaurant primarily serves meals to it's residents but also offers a dining experience to visitors. This is an excellent opportunity to savor home style food.

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We frequent Hi Genki as it is conveniently close. Very seldom do you find this place without lineups. The food is consistently good and the price very reasonable. They offer specials but menu has some staples, like the don buri and bento. Suggest you try...More

Thank TINA M
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Probably been to Hi Genki 50+ times but first time in writing review. Had deep fried pork and Snapper in miso sauce.

Thank Canadian-Joe
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The restaurant started as a canteen for the Japnese Canadian seniors living in the same building, but of course it could benifit financially if open to the public. I love their don katsu (fried pork chop cutlet) meal. It was ONLY $ 5.00 the first...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to Hi Genki Japanese restaurant. When I went for lunch on q Sunday, I was surprised with how full the restaurant was which indirectly suggests the food quality must be good. I ordered Bento Box (Chicken Teriyaki Bento) and really...More

Thank Mos2013
Reviewed 28 February 2016

So , we decided we wanted Japanese food and settled for this place based on others experience. Well my first thought was oh, it's on the ground floor of a high rise. Getting past the initial strangeness, it was positive from then on. Place was...More

Thank pwong8548
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6680 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby
  • Phone Number: +1 604-777-0533
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