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Applause Japanese Restaurant

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8269 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-263-8968
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“bento box” (3 reviews)
“sashimi” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
8269 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

At the time of visit, I noticed all sushi chef were Chinese, rather than Japanese. The servers, especially the lady server's attitude is very poor. She never cleaned her hands after touching the floor for adjusting the table height and wiping with her bare hand...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Since there are so many sushi places in Vancouver, I would not go out of my way to eat here. However, if you are in the area, its definitely worth a try! I came for lunch and got the sashimi bento box (see accompanying photo)....More

Thank edmund514
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Excellent Japanese food on the Westside. Broad menu selection. It is usually packed and at times hard to find parking.

Thank TequilaVancouver
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I work nearby so come here often. The food is very good and it is the only authentic Japanese restaurant in the Marpole area. Set lunches are a good value and the sushi is fresh and varied. Ambience is fine, not too noisy and the...More

Thank LarryGVancouver
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My family and I frequent this place mostly on Sunday afternoons for a late lunch. Our timing is perfect as we won't have to wait in line. They have a great menu selection and daily specials!

Thank aciram64
Reviewed 26 September 2016

On the recommendation of friends, we experienced 'Applause' not to be disappointed: good food accompanied by great and conscientious service in a casual atmosphere with reasonable pricing. The menu selection is vast encompassing all aspects of Japanese cuisine from sushi to robata to noodles and...More

Thank Dalecorp
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place has been around in the neighborhood for at least 13+ years (even though changed of hands at least once). However, the qualify of the food, freshness, service has not changed. Sashimi has always been by favorite here ... very fresh! Rolls are perfect...More

Thank doberman_baby
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I was enroute back to Richmond when I thought that a cup of coffee would be nice. After parking my car in the parking lot I passed by Applause and decided that a bite to eat for lunch would be a better idea. The California...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I would say that Vancouver has the highest concentration of Japanese restaurants of any major city, so there are plenty to choose from. The trick is to find the good ones, and Applause certainly ranks up there. Their menu is extensive and the prices very...More

Thank Aurora R
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The server we had was very friendly, and we didn't wait long for our sushi, even though we arrived shortly after 9pm. Everything was delicious, especially the california roll made with fresh real raw crab meat. Some rolls are a bit expensive compared to other...More

Thank Oliver G
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8269 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-263-8968
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