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Bistro Sakana

1123 Mainland St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5P2, Canada
+1 604-633-1280
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (19 reviews)
“dynamite roll” (3 reviews)
“sockeye” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1123 Mainland St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5P2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Saturday night with a reservation. The service to take our order was too quick and then delayed when we did put in our order. We had the Gekkeieikan sake - hot, unagi nigiri, black cod miso aguri, shire miso Toro...More

Thank Where_to_travel_next
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious sushi. The fresh sheet was also very impressive. My only critique is that most (if not all) of their sauces contain gluten, which made it hard for my partner to enjoy a lot of the menu as many dishes feature sauces. She was still...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed July 4, 2018

As per usual, my kids always get to choose where to go for their birthday dinner and Mom picks up the check. This time my adventurous daughter chose Bistro Sakana and it was another great choice. Such a pleasant surprise with a twist - not...More

Thank MillerTouch
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We were about group of 8 people. They took long time to serve us, we had to call the waiter several times to take everyone's order. We waited for like 2 hours and I never got my order, everyone else did. They apologized and still...More

Thank AliCarolina
Reviewed June 13, 2018

First time eating at this restaurant - servers were very attentive and sushi was excellent! Very reasonably priced - take advantage of the daily specials :)

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Dinner for 2 at happy hour. Food was excellent, serviced was good and very attentive. The Anago and Karaage Chicken were delicious. My dynamite roll was very fresh and flavourful but not as spicy as some. The prices are mid range except at happy hour...More

Thank Jazzaferri
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Many dishes to choose from, cooked and raw. A good variety of fish. Some creative dishes don’t quite work for flavours like the tasteless Ginger Hamachi where the grapefruit does nothing to calm the garlic chips’ strong flavours while textually, none of the ingredients assisted...More

Thank sirturtles
Reviewed April 1, 2018

i wouldn't say its great but i would say its good and well located. nice central location in yaletown.

Thank pcwszeto
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

My first visit to Bistro Sakana, been meaning to try this place for a while. Had the Dine Out Vancouver meal and thought it was fantastic. Every course looked and tasted really good.

Thank 998MichaelW998
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We went in for a late happy hour. My wife had chicken karaage with edamame and California roll. All very good. I had the Salmon chowder, soba salad and the fresh daily sushi set. All very tasty and delicious and fresh. Service was good, helpful,...More

1  Thank Joel K
Yaletown & False Creek North
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responsible for originating of the phrase 'skid row'
might not call to mind independently-owned boutiques
and terraced cafes, but having swallowed the
waterfront lines of False Creek North, the resulting
amalgamation transformed the area into an elegant,
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Beverly C
June 4, 2016|
Response from PGN99 | Property representative |
Hi Beverly, Yes, we do. Both a beef and tofu version. Thanks for your inquiry. Bistro Sakana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1123 Mainland St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5P2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Neighbourhood: Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Phone Number: +1 604-633-1280
  • E-mail
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