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Banana Leaf Malaysian Cuisine

820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
+1 604-731-6333
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Really good food, would definitely go back the roti was amazing and the hot sauce was really unique one of the better food experiences i have had in vancouver!!!

2  Thank josephcorbin911111
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered the 8 course sampler dinner at $25.00 per person (there were 6 of us) and it was excellent. The food seem to come just at the right time as we were finishing each dish and it was well presented. I liked that we...More

2  Thank Joel S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had the fixed eight course dinner menu. APPETIZERS Asian salad was underwhelming (limp iceberg lettuce? really?). Roti cannai had nice flavour but was a little oily. Lobnak was also a bit oily though had a nice crunch. MAINS Mango chili tiger prawns - prawns were...More

2  Thank Jo-Ann Z
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Have been to this food place twice and i have experienced both locations. Love the ambience and food. Roti canai is sweet dough make served with curry. Rice noodles is served with spicy sauce if you want to adjust as per your taste. pineapple rice...More

1  Thank restlessgenes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I went there with my partner and we were seated right away. The prices are mid range but the noise level can be loud. We had the Satay which was good and reasonably priced. The Fish platter was a good treat as it came with...More

1  Thank Brunswickmews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Just had lunch here yesterday and always enjoy their cuisine.The pork skewers and the roti are to die for especially with the absolutely superb peanut dipping sauce that comes with the skewers! My wife's boneless chicken curry was deemed fabulous and the rendang beef with...More

1  Thank larryandida
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Disappointing, especially considering great reviews. Have lived in both East and West Malaysia so I'm spoiled for both good restaurant and home-cooked Malay food, and the food I ordered here didn't come (even a little bit) close to good food. The (light brown-yikes) Beef Rendang...More

Thank Learn with M
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Obscene amount of food and it just $25. Everything tasted great and they had lots of great beer options on tap to enjoy with their wonderful food! Glad we stopped in!

Thank Shea R
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went to this restaurant with my husband and have wanted to try it for a quite a long time. Well it is a bit over rated. The staff were polite but, they wanted to get you out the door for the next table of people...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have been to this restaurant for lunch and this was the first time for dinner. Again it did not disappoint. The added bonus this time was that there were five of us so we were able to order several appetizers as well as entre...More

Thank Sandra C
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are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is
Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and
its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails,
and charming public parks make for an ideal location
to spend and afternoon communing with nature.
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11 March 2016|
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Response from dmwangi | Reviewed this property |
I can't recall. You may want to call the Resturant or check their website.
Kathy E
12 November 2015|
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Response from Durwin2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree. The Banana Leaf on Denman Street does not have any stairs. It is also quite close to English Bay which is quite beautiful. Parking can be a challenge in that neighbourhood though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1J8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-731-6333
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