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Vij's Restaurant - MOVED

1480 W 11th Avenue | at 15th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2W2, Canada
+1 604-736-6664
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1480 W 11th Avenue | at 15th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2W2, Canada
Neighbourhood: South Granville
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11 - 20 of 1,127 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2016

This is a popular Indian restaurant. They don't take reservations so the wait can be a while. But it is worth it. The food is delicious and a twist on regular Indian cuisine. Truly enjoyed it. I went to Vancouver for a meeting and glad...More

Thank Samir B
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We normally stay away from "celebrity chefs" spots, preferring authentic small places. However, we've received so many recommendations about Vij's from such diverse group of people, we had to try it out. The parking on the street is a bit of a pain, so budget...More

Thank CanadianTraveler15
Reviewed 25 April 2016

VJ's has two locations. 3106 Cambie is the location where we ate. There is another location in Surrey. We had on vegetarian in our group and there were many options to suit all tastes. This is an internationally renowned restaurant and it lived up to...More

Thank Jonathon001
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A - just GO, B - go early to secure your spot, no reservations, first come, first seated then you wait in lounge or outside. We went early and were seated right away. The interior is no fuss however, the service and food is above...More

Thank mbsspr
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We got there shortly after they opened so we didn't have a long wait. We sat in the lounge and ate free apps while we waited(~20 mins). The food was fantastic. We got the lamb lollipops and veggie curry. Yum! The only downside was the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food - classic Indian with a little twist, but in a tasty and not distracting way. Flavors were good with just the right amount of heat. Was it the best Indian food on the continent? I wouldn't go that far, but still excellent. Worth...More

Reviewed 20 April 2016

We had supper at Vij's on Granville Island last year. The only negative was the long wait, but it was summer and we got to sit outside and wait. While we waited we had a cocktail, and enjoyed many yummy snacks compliments of the restaurant....More

Thank Syassin
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We love this restaurant for lunch, take-out and dinner. Great tastes, always consistent. Service is lovely; pricing reasonable, and quantities just-right.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 20 April 2016

After hearing almost everybody we told that we were headed to Vancouver for the weekend tell us that we HAD to eat at Vij's, we decided all our friends can't be wrong. The line begins to form around 4:30, if you end up in line,...More

Thank Rowergirl369
Reviewed 19 April 2016

what a great dining experience. A long wait to get seated, so get reservations and cross your fingers. It's worth it.

Thank bruintarheel
South Granville
The neighbourhood closest to the airport, a generous
mix of locals and tourists populate the area. The
blend has made it a go-to spot to find an eclectic
collection of entertainment, from theatres and
cinemas, to antique stores and last-minute kitsch
souvenir shops. It gives off a transient vibe, and is
one of the more higgledy-piggledy areas in terms of
what you'll find, making it a fun area to explore and
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1480 W 11th Avenue | at 15th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2W2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Granville
  • Neighbourhood: South Granville
  • Phone Number: +1 604-736-6664
  • E-mail