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Zako's Deli - CLOSED

102-500 Broadway West, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1E9, Canada
+1 604-709-9202
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
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14 Jan 2015
“Good smoked meat but closing down”
13 Jan 2015
“Great Montreal smoked meat in the Fairview area”
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102-500 Broadway West, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1E9, Canada
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Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

Finally tried this local cafe on the recommendation of colleagues who said it has the best smoked meat outside of Montreal. They may be right as the meat is hot, spicy and melts in the mouth. They also make a mean poutine. Hot, homemade with...More

2  Thank cna001
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Very innocuous place, although that goes with the territory .. the smoked meat sandwiches are somewhere great, somewhere only functional, but if the hankering for this kind of food hits you anywhere close to the Cambie and Broadway area, then Zako's is your destination!

1  Thank Huitzilipoxtle
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Next to the Szechuan restaurant and pizzeria (both great), we stumbled onto Zako's. My son had poutine for the first time (with smoked meat) and is now hooked. Staff is short handed, but so nice and earnest (I asked about smoked meat and was given...More

1  Thank GladThenMadCustomer
Reviewed 16 July 2013

If you are a fan of Montreal smoked meat, then this is the place for you. In addition, Zako is very friendly and also very confident his smoked meat sandwich measures up with Shwartz's in Montreal. After trying a sandwich, I have to say they...More

Thank dreines
Reviewed 6 August 2012

great montreal smoked meat sandwich! moist, flavorful, great for a light picnic in the park. the cole slaw was the vinegar type without mayo (we liked theirs!)

1  Thank HI_Traveller_12
Reviewed 8 November 2010

If you are looking to get a taste of a Montreal style deli in Vancouver, then this is the place. The owner was very nice and made us feel right at home and like we were friends. Food was excellent and prepared with care. Montreal...More

1  Thank Mike1107
Reviewed 6 September 2009

Our daughter went to McGill in Montreal and we loved the smoked meat sandwiches there. Zako's is every bit as good, maybe better. When our daughter and her family moved to Vancouver, we found Zako's. Very friendly owner (Salah Saleh -- and I probably have...More

Thank randybloomington_MN
Reviewed 24 January 2009

Read the raves and then decided to try Zakos. Come on ... Although the restaurant is quaint, the Montreal Smoked Beef I found was a bit on the tasteless side. Had it on rye , hot mustard only, the only way to enjoy. And the...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2007

The best Montreal smoked meat sandwich...THE best sandwich I've ever had. Owner/operator is super friendly. Yet another place I have to make time to visit while I'm in Vancouver. Last time I was there (August 2007), construction for the Canada Line on Cambie Street made...More

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-500 Broadway West, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-709-9202
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