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Simba's Grill Ltd

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825 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L7, Canada
+1 604-974-0649
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“naan” (4 reviews)
“fried fish” (2 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Indian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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825 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went with another couple to this restaurant. The food was fantastic, in particular, the ribs were to die for! We heard different African dialects being spoken at the tables, which gave the dining experience an exotic/authentic feel for my husband and...More

Thank Jean Y
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Had the jungle prawns and mixed it with the yogurt they provide and it was delicious had it with rice and naan too . The waitress was kind and friendly all meals were well priced simba was there too I will definitely be back great...More

Thank Canadiatravelgoddess
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Whenever we come to Vancouver, this is the place we always return to with excitement! The platter for two is amazing! The owner/chef usually comes to your table and greets you as well. Everything is fresh and hot and you can really tell it is...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

From the outside you'll be mistaken for underrating this place, go in and you'll see a cozy but inviting place, great staff and quality East African food. Portion sizes are large so be careful not to over order.

Thank muspdx
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Not had much experience with East African food, and we thought why not. We were not disappointed with the flavors or the portions. We ordered the platter that came with fried fish, chicken, beef and spinach along with rice and naan. Quick tip, this is...More

Thank Dilmun
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Well worth the wait to try this restaurant! Chef Kurshid is a gracious host, loading the plates with large portions of mouth-watering food. Once he found out we were vegetarians he made some great suggestions. The machicha, kiyoga and coconut chutney were delicious. The naan...More

Thank NavBal2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very good. I love that the meat was cooked properly. The portion sizes were more than fair. The owner took an active interest in what the customers thought.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this location in aug 2016 Owner is very arrogant and pushy Not very friendly Wanted us to leave within 10 minutes of us finishing dinner so that we could seat more guests. Food was not all that great 2 stars. Given that we are...More

Thank Gav D
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We have been meaning to try this place for quite some time and finally did this evening! Wow we were so impressed! My boyfriend got the chicken surwa curry which was creamy and delicious and I got the prawn muchuzi which was lighter and exceptional...More

Thank Lily S
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Amazing spices and flavor fill the palate for lunch or,dinner. This was the best meal we had in a 10 day trip to the area. The halibut, fried fish, salad, rices were superb. Busynplace so,plan to,wait, and worth it!

Thank hotelmavin
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perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
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Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 604-974-0649
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