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Akbar's Own Dining Lounge

1905 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1Z3, Canada
+1 604-736-8180
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (14 reviews)
“butter chicken” (14 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1905 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1Z3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a lamb dish and a chicken dish. GET THE $7 naan combo bread. It is top shelf food and I was blown away by the flavours and quality. Worth every penny. Street food prices, 5 star quality. If you like Indian food, this...More

Thank Jeremy_HD
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I used to frequent this restaurant a lot. Unfortunately, they don’t always deliver- if they are busy. Don’t waste your time on the website

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant several times. It is always delicious. Tonight, we tried the coconut curry chicken and the mixed vegetable dish along with the generous portion of rice and generous portion of nan bread. We ordered the special garlic nan for an...More

3  Thank Sam w
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We live near the restaurant and typically order-in one or twice every month. Quality is always good and their butter chicken, chicken vindaloo, and naan bread are particularly exceptional. Prior to finding this restaurant we tried about 10 different Indian restaurants around the city and...More

2  Thank youngtravellers567
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We live near Akbar's Own and have gone there several times. Three times we've taken out-of-province guests. Usually our experience has been good - both food and service. However recently we had a very poor experience when we took someone from Toronto. We all asked...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Came here for dinner on a Saturday night. Service was friendly. We ordered the dinner special which was three curries, rice, naan, pakoras, two samosas and mango ice cream for under $50. Everything was delicious, the palak paneer was creamy, the ice cream tasted like...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My wife and I never ate in the restaurant itself, we only use their takeout service. So far, we ordered takeout 3 times via their efficient online ordering system that was delivered within the promised 45 minutes. Food was very flavourful! All the classic Indian...More

1  Thank BeingFoodieVan
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This family restaurant presents the best of Indian food. The dishes are prepared in metal pots which keep your food hot throughout your entire meal. Their traditional East Indian flavours are mouth watering and the service is very good.

Thank Calvingr
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Decided to go for Indian food for lunch. Akbar has $12 lunch specials. You get to pick butter chicken, lamb, beef or paneer (vegetarian). It also comes with lentils, chick peas, salad, basmati rice and naan. You get a lot of variety and it's very...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We eat a lot of Indian food in the UK and had been warned that we might be disappointed. Sadly that was the case, the main meals were not very good. We had a dinner for two deal which had starters that were lovely and...More

1  Thank Isabelle M
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 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 - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1Z3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Granville
  • Neighbourhood: South Granville
  • Phone Number: +1 604-736-8180
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