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4623 Kingsway, Burnaby, British Columbia V5H 2B3, Canada
+1 604-439-1919
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this place for incredible edibles! Lovely coconut and curry sauces and soups! Parking in behind otherwise very hard to park. Across from Metrotown.

Thank Cheri R
Toronto, Canada
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242 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is only for the Lunch Special, I can not talk to the experience of a dinner there but with such a poor performance on a quick meal, I'm hesitant to try it again. I was walking around looking for something different than bar and fast foods. Heck! I'm in Vancouver! Home of the Ramen, Izakaya, seafood revolution that Toronto... More 

Thank WearyWanderer_TO
Burnaby, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

I've found that GB's food to be very tasty and reliably good to whatever that I've ordered thus far and with all the visits throughout. The services have been generally above average.

Thank travelst708
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261 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

this place was recommened by the hotel staff and i can surely say we didnt repent in visiting the place and having the dinner there. The place is easy to find and ambaience is good. The staff is friendly. I had the thai fried rice chicken and it was different to see that in US wherever i had the chicken... More 

Thank Traveller_4m_Krypton
Vancouver, Canada
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The pictures in their menu looked better than in person. Had the Pla Goong salad, the Phat Thai A dish and Bplaa Laaf Phrik A. Was disappointed over each dish. The Gaaeng Kiew Waan was the best dish unfortunately of all of our choices. Restaurant was practically empty until a table of 8 people sat down. Despite that service was... More 

Thank Cynicc
Vancouver, Canada
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84 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch and tasty food. Ordered soup, pad thai and a number of combination dishes. Good food and friendly staff.

Thank Andrew F
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Pretty typical thai food. Good. Spicy. Wasnt anything particularly amazing though and my brother wanted mild and ended up with no spice one time and still really spicy another.

Thank Kim M
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I haven owners to this family owned restaurant 5 times! I love the layering of flavours they have in all their dishes. I try something different every time and I haven't been disappointed yet. The staff are very hospitable. If you want food with robust flavour and cooked to the perfect texture then this is your place.

Thank WanitaB
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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229 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Only 2 of us. So i didnt order curry. I had sweet and sour pork. Beef with snow peas. Both were very sub par. As in mall food could of been better. The tom yam seafood soup was ok. I have eaten here before. I remembered last experience to be better. I guess stick to curry since that was ok.

Thank Gordonchef
Burnaby, Canada
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272 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I've been coming here for lunch and dinner for many years. If you have a large group or going at peak lunch time, make a reservation. Lunch, they offer special preset meals to help you get in, eat, and get back to work. Dinner, no parking in front along Kingsway until 600PM. They do have a few spots in the... More 

Thank iceman68

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4623 Kingsway, Burnaby, British Columbia V5H 2B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby>  > Marlborough
  • Neighbourhood: Marlborough
  • Phone Number: +1 604-439-1919

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?