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Banana Leaf Malaysian Cuisine

820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
+1 604-731-6333
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Had a nice lunch here today. Good service and atmosphere. Busy place. Don't miss the Roti and Nasi Goreng. Great beers on tap and so many options on the menus.

1  Thank deanguest
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We normally go to the Kitsilano location, but our friends suggested this one closer to Oak St. The menu was pretty much the same and food was wonderful, however the service was not too good, my wife and i ordered two dishes and rice to...More

1  Thank honestopinion86
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

My husband and I are staying near this restaurant and have been for Dinner twice. On both occasions we have received excellent service and delicious food. Our waitress remembered the conversation we had two weeks prior, knowing how busy this restaurant is we found this...More

1  Thank DCS1961
Reviewed 10 May 2015

A friend recommended this chain - and he was right. The menu was full of mouth-watering choices at very reasonable prices. We enjoyed a three course meal, cocktails and a bottle of wine for about £35/head. Staff are friendly. We turned up without a reservation...More

1  Thank Pixy1951
Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

Went here tonight with friends. Had a great meal. We have been travelling for a couple of months and is was the first Asian meal we have had. It was excellent. We eat a lot of Asian at home and this was every bit as...More

1  Thank Margo D
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Kudos to the staff and chef of this restaurant. Their food are so delectable and tasty that I don't want to leave Vancouver because of their menu...lol

1  Thank Maria M
Reviewed 30 April 2015

An amazing taste experience, I went for lunch one day with a friend and the next day I went for dinner with another friend. We each chose one item and shared with each other, there was not a wrong choice. The dishes were flavourful, the...More

1  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Banana leaf has a good location in a nice area of town, it was close to my hotel and I have never tried Malaysian cuisine before this visit so after reading a few reviews I thought I'd give it a whirl. The staff were very...More

2  Thank Cannonedale
Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

Ok ok, nothing highbrow about this place, but I really like it anyway! With an excellent variety of veg friendly options, BL is a great place to grab a quick lunch or chat over dinner. Service is professional and quick, food is well priced and...More

Thank NathanandEJ
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We were strolling on Robson Street, admiring the sights of various Ethnic restaurants. We were hungry and it was time for lunch. It was our first time visiting Vancouver. Yelp did not work because we did not enable international cellular service. The menu of Banana...More

Thank Rulian F
Residential neighbourhood to the ultra-wealthy, the
gorgeous manor houses centred around The Crescent area
are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is
Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and
its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails,
and charming public parks make for an ideal location
to spend and afternoon communing with nature.
Consequently, it is also the botanical centre of the
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11 March 2016|
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Response from dmwangi | Reviewed this property |
I can't recall. You may want to call the Resturant or check their website.
Kathy E
12 November 2015|
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Response from Durwin2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree. The Banana Leaf on Denman Street does not have any stairs. It is also quite close to English Bay which is quite beautiful. Parking can be a challenge in that neighbourhood though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-731-6333
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