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Shizen Ya on Hornby

985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-568-0013
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brown rice” (64 reviews)
“sashimi” (27 reviews)
“quinoa” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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31 - 40 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 31 January 2017

This little place offers rolls made of organic brown rice, organic greens and is vegetarian friendly. A healthy place for a bite ! The place is usually packed during lunch and dinner times. They do take-out too.

Thank belinda k
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Since my husband loves sushi, we eat it almost weekly. Since we've been visiting Vancouver for a week now, we've been trying different sushi restaurants. In my books, Shizen Ya is the best that I have ever had!!! We'll eat there again before we leave...More

Thank johane777
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This is not suited for parties of more than four. they only have a couple of tables that have four seats so mostly two person tables. I'm sure this is a great restaurant but we planned on eating here and could not get in to...More

Thank MomfromWAState
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed that they didn't have my favourite roll, mango cucumber, but they completely made up for it! The sushi is great, all organic and made with brown rice plus they have many veggie options.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The sushi rolls are perfect. All of them. Several vegetarian options. Try the Yam one. All the rice is brown. At first I thought it would not be good, but ended up being excellent. It is so good that is difficult to find a table....More

Thank Mauricio D
Reviewed 27 November 2016

No wonder this little restaurant is on the list of the best places to eat sushi in Vancouver. Beside sushi they have good variety of other Japanese dishes. We had lunch there today and everything was so good that I want to write this review...More

Thank TanyaJovan
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a vegan option downtown and found this gem kind of hidden on Hornby Street. Fortunately Trip Advisor's map helped a lot. When we arrived it was packed but we actually did not wait more than 5 minutes. We immediately liked the...More

Thank kapitanfind-us
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Was in Vancouver visiting my health conscious niece, trying to impress her with quality/organic sushi found on advisor ... but she's been there many times. Food/Service are awesome, their menu has just enough yummy items to please the customer(quality not quantity)👍👍

Thank Ejcmc
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Don't hesitate visiting this place if your looking for a healthier version of sushi absolutely delicious wish we had you guys in the UK! Highly recommend the salmon sashimi.

Thank fringegirl
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Fast served, and very good for less than 15$\pers. Waitress are nice and smiling. Try the chicken curry or this awesome pumpkin desert !

Thank gbgbgb2016
Granville Street
Granville Street spans many, multiple city blocks and
has become so fastidiously known for its nightclubs
and watering holes that it's fondly nicknamed the
city's 'Entertainment District.' Friday and Saturday
nights are the most popular and lively, with young
revelers taking to the streets in droves and keeping
the party going until late. Granville Street, being
mostly open to pedestrian-only traffic, has a healthy
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Sarah H
19 May 2017|
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Response from KrisSteve06 | Reviewed this property |
and I know they accept American express and visa credit cards
30 June 2016|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I would call first (in fact you should anyway as it is very popular). We found the service very good and personal so I'd imagine gluten and garlic free should be possible/easy. Good luck and enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Granville Street
  • Neighbourhood: Granville Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-568-0013
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