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Tibetan Kitchen Cafe

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680 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1C9, Canada
+1 250-383-5664
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb curry” (9 reviews)
“samosas” (8 reviews)
“brown rice” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
680 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the curried shrimp with medium seasoning. It came with rice , vegetables and some type of flat bread it was really delicious. I will be back when I visit Victoria again.

Thank Em123234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on a saturday night. It was almost full and there was only one server. She was busy, and it is not her fault, that our food was delayed...it must have been the kitchen. However, we were left wondering just when we...More

Thank lakebuddy52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say that I'm an expert when it comes to Tibetan food but oh man that was a great lunch! I had the lamb curry with the lentil soup, basmati rice and those delicious deep fried sorta buns (see definitely not an expert... )....More

Thank helenepc
Reviewed January 31, 2018

the food is lovingly prepared and yet i found i wasnt really happy with my meals the 3 times ive been here. I do not want to say anything negative, many people love this place.,it just didnt work for my tummy.

Thank hugz2302
Reviewed December 18, 2017

This place is super low key, and I was not expecting much, but ended up being very impressed with the quality of the food and the flavors. Nothing fancy about it, just really good food in what appears to be a family run casual restaurant....More

1  Thank inog
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

I got there with my co-workers to celebrate our work for the whole year. Decoration and the style is pretty tibetian with lots of colours and Tibet music I could say. Small but warm and cozy. It just cross the central library in downtown. The...More

1  Thank Yu Z
Reviewed November 29, 2017

Friends took us here for lunch and we salute their good taste, everything was just perfect. Attractive surroundings and décor, the two sister owners, one the chef, were so gracious and friendly. Then came the food. A superb lamb curry plate with brown rice, and...More

1  Thank Pamela J
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I met a friend for lunch here. It is a bright casual space, with Tibetan memorabilia throughout the restaurant. The menu consists of curries and stir fried. Two of us had the lamb curry and one of the pork stir fry. We...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to enjoy the ambiance of Tibet, the smells and tastes of good Tibetan foods with the warmth of spice, allowing four levels of heat starting with mild. I enjoyed a very mild but extremely tasty soup, Thukpa . Thick with chicken, house made...More

1  Thank IslandPrairieGirl
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Awesome fresh Tibetan food! have never been disappointed in a meal here, the restaurant is a small quaint place, the staff are lovely, the food is fresh and delicious!

1  Thank lorrainef2
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Tess was the first owner not sure if it has changed hands. Please plet us know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 680 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-5664
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Tibetan Kitchen is Owner/Chef operated, established since 2008. Located in the heart of downtown Victoria, Tibetan Kitchen owner and Chef Pemba and staff work hard to bring the best food to your table. One of a kind curries are made from dairy free ingredients but with rich cashew paste, which is house ground with aeromatic spices. Food is made from scratch, including stocks made from local free range chicken. Lots of Vegeterian and Vegan options are offered. Born and brought up in North East India in a Tibetan family Pemba came to Canada in 2006 after working 12 years in the hotel and F&B Departments while working for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Pemba and her staff strive to to go above and beyond to satisfy her customers by serving only the best food with a smile. Menu is kept small and simple so it can be perfected, dining room is very simple with zen type of soft music at the background. Local wine and beer on tap are also served. Please come and enjoy food cooked with love.
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