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Desi Turka

7807 6th St, Burnaby, British Columbia V3N 3N1, Canada
+1 604-553-4511
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
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“lamb curry” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7807 6th St, Burnaby, British Columbia V3N 3N1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little place serves decent food but there are many much better--and better priced--places elsewhere in the lower mainland. I ordered the fish curry, which had a good sauce, but the fish was unrecognizable as any fish that I know! The malai kofta was pretty...More

Thank CanadianFamily444
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Along 6th Street, near the Burnaby-New Westminster border, a rather unassuming restaurant named Desi Turka Indian Cuisine serves up some fairly good East Indian fare. If it wasn’t for the aroma of Indian spices emanating from restaurant, you’d hardly know that it was there. Inside...More

Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed July 14, 2018

DINGY atmosphere with zero parking. The FOOD PORTIONS are so SMALLl that you will leave hungry or ordering more food. The lunch menu or dinner menu remains the same at the same price. The Butter chicken is 13.95 which comes without anything...no rice, no naan,...More

Thank Basia V
Reviewed May 15, 2018

I was trying to use Groupon. When I entered the establishment and showed the Grouon, the waitress said, "No problem, what would you like." After the dinner, another waitress comes and says I couldn't use it because we weren't 4 people. She would insist that...More

Thank Kim A
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Highly recommended! Desi Turka got NEW owners in Fall 2018. I have been here for both lunch and dinner. The young staff are gracious and friendly. Expect well prepared and typically delicious flavours from Northern India. I recommend one of the lunch Thali plates; mine...More

Thank bobaltwein
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I are quite picky with our Indian food and this is the only restaurant we will go to! Great food, clean, and wonderful service. We support family run businesses which this is! Try the samosas, they are to die for! My favourite...More

Thank Harminder B
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Food was absolutely dismal. I couldn't even eat it. I've had Indian homemade and at restaurants and the fact that this is called "quality" or "the best" Indian food is saddening. The managers reaction to my displeasure of the food was disgusting. When I let...More

Thank Vivien F
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We have had delivery 3 times from this restaurant but tonight we decided to actually go to the restaurant and dine in. The food is always wonderful so we were meeting a friend and suggested this place. Service was great. We ordered samosa's that were...More

1  Thank Darlene R
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

We ordered dinner for delivery online and everything was excellent. Delivery was on time and food was great. We had lamb curry and chicken curry with garlic naan and extra rice. The naan was not so garlicky but still ok. The delivery was so good...More

1  Thank GM8868
Reviewed April 12, 2017

"Desi Turka" has one of, if not the best Indian Cuisine I've ever tasted. I've travelled to many countries in the world and eaten Indian food in many areas of India at restaurants that have International reputations. "Desi Turka" and the family who run it...More

1  Thank chriscutress
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7807 6th St, Burnaby, British Columbia V3N 3N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby
  • Phone Number: +1 604-553-4511
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Desi Turka Indian Cuisine is a family-owned restaurant that offers a fine dining experience in a classy ambience, served by friendly staff, with over 62 delicious Indian dishes to choose from. Our menu is a wonderful assortment of brand new and traditional dishes with eastern and western flavors combined.
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