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Safari Snack House & Grill

5121 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5E 3N1, Canada
+1 604-515-9211
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“samosas” (22 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
5121 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5E 3N1, Canada
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

They have a variety of home made curries prepared in their own kitchen on premise. Their samosas are the best in Burnaby as far as I am concerned. The food is Ismaeli recipes from Africa and most of the customers are of Ismaeli origin. A...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 51yolanda
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Located centrally in Burnaby, this unassuming eatery has deceptively excellent dishes including tandoori chicken, shish kebabs and a variety of East African influenced Indian dishes. The service was very friendly and prices reasonable. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Sheriff60
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Stopped in for a quick bite an hour before closing. I was the only person dining in but I noticed that many patrons order for pick up. The specials for the evening were limited as most offerings were sold out so I ordered the beef...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Tony841
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

The coconut chutney was flavourful. However, we had the lunch special with too much fried food. The chicken samosa was dry. I would try other items on the menu if I were to try this restaurant again in the future.

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank I1534FKam
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

The experience at Safari is just like sitting in my family's kitchen table. When you walk into the cozy store/restaurant you are greeted and immediately felt like family. The samosas are out of the world, my personal favourite is the beef although most of our...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank adilkanji
Reviewed March 17, 2017

I am from Kenya and I miss my home food, I cant believe how amazing it is to go here and feel exactly at home. From the food to the service, everything is always fresh and on point, I travel all the way from Abbotsford...More

Date of visit: April 2016
2  Thank Nina D
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Food was yummy and the service was excellent. We were in a hurry because we had a ferry to catch but they accomodated us despite being super busy. Thank you.

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank nanaimo-visitor
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Safari Snack House is a tiny little shop located in a mini mall on Canada Way. I came here around noon for lunch on a weekday and found that it was quite busy... especially with people coming for take-out orders. The interior of this Indo-African...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed January 3, 2017

They do a daily menu that changes and provides a great selection of dishes to try. Not been disappointed yet. The take out portions are generous. The Chicken samosas are my favorite. Food is always consistently great and the service is friendly and efficient. Joann...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank MebsT
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

My family and I just arrived in Burnaby for the first time and we were hungry, so we went to this beautiful gem of a place. We were greeted very warmly and this place felt like home. we tried the samosas, which were excellent, and...More

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank Shawna L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5121 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia V5E 3N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby
  • Phone Number: +1 604-515-9211
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