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James Street Cafe & Grill

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3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
+1 604-676-1876
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“masala” (6 reviews)
“chai” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped into this restaurant on Sunday It was not very busy the service was very slow. When we got our order taken it took over 40 minutes for the 2 egg breakfast special. Once it arrived the food was good but not worth the wait....More

Thank rusb
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Was in Vancouver on business and decided to have dinner here with a colleague. Ordered shrimp masala that came with rice and naan. The shrimps were jumbo and probably more than ten. Buddy ordered chicken curry with rice and naan. Great service by Bisus.

Thank SalimCanada
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Well located on Canada Way in Burnaby, this is a very nice venue with good parking facilities. Unfortunately the food is good but not the best I have tasted in the area. The deal was a little bland, the chicken tikka was alright although the...More

Thank Sheriff60
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

The name and outer signage promoted USDA ( what about Canada A Grade Angus Beef) beef steak and while they had Continental style steak and chicken meals and even Dutch breakfast the dinner was primarily a mine Odd South Asian food which I do like...More

Thank rmblnIrish
Reviewed August 30, 2017

clean, pleasant atmosphere. Somewhat dark hardly anyone in had to wait 25 minutes for our dishes to arrives. The food was fine.

Thank claude55002
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

That's their best dish! Good portions too comes with rice and naans. Wish they gave more vegetables too! Pakora also good. And i thanks like their chai too. Pricing very reasonable. Lots of other choices by the way.

Thank Lagusaya2
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

The owner should take a course on how to be nice to people. I go there grudinginly for some family events. Much better places to go than this place. Try the agra restaurant across the street or safari snack house also on Canada way close...More

Thank globalnomadforyou
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

If you have ever lived in East Africa...thank this place is a must. Beef kebab....mohogo....nylon bhajia.. varda...several chutney...and Masala tea...hmm mm. Hmm mm.. hmmmm

Thank Meb V
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Great food, great atmosphere and friendly service.. The Grilled Nyama Choma platter is my favorite. I am always running into people I know over hre and that adds to the experience.

Thank MebsT
Reviewed December 14, 2016

Was here for a staff dinner party and the service was buffet with appies served family style. With a name like the James Street Cafe & Grill, you wouldn't expect the East Indian influence on the menu, but that's what is featured here. The food...More

Thank Vcurve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3819 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 1G6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby
  • Phone Number: +1 604-676-1876
  • E-mail
two blocks east of Boundary
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