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Vancouver Chinatown

106 Keefer Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X4, Canada
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A bustling community started by Chinese immigrant laborers in the 1880s, Chinatown today is vibrant and full of exotic sights, sounds and smells.
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good17%
  • Average23%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible30%
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106 Keefer Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X4, Canada
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

A two and a half hour drive from Seattle take us to Chinatown Vancouver. As they are all alike we could see many Chinese restaurants, groceries, souvenir shops ect. In fact, since the Chinese from Hongkong immigrate to Vancouver, they bring all the best chefs...More

Thank tacolasvegas
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Lots to eat and look at, so big, you need to go there few times to go through most thing. So many tourist tasting tour, we didn't join any, simply walked around. Very interesting! Dr Sun Yat-Sen Park is small with Chinese garden characters.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 20 December 2015

A little disappointingly, this is no longer the Chinatown community where people live their lives, but so more to find in Chinese shopping. Tea, herbal remedies and food, food, food! Explore and enjoy. Find a good guided tour and hear the stories of old rough...More

Thank Ylva L
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Chinatown is slowly shrinking as a large part of the community relocates to Richmond and other areas of the Greater Vancouver District, Chinatown still has much to offer tourists and locals alike. Find great deals on produce, see traditional Asian apothecaries and discover Dim Sum,...More

Thank danrobe2007
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Quite quirky and is by all accounts second only in size to the Chinatown in San Francisco which I can testify to being much larger, however be warned that to stray in the wrong direction and you will be confronted by drunks and druggies. If...More

Thank KevinP1314
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Vancouver's Chinatown is huge, an interesting place to walk and shop. We found a lot of unusual items for sale plus everything we were looking for.

Thank happycamperSt_Albert
Reviewed 2 November 2015

This china Town consist of 3 blocks. They have very good deals with t-shirts and other tourist items. They have excellent restaurants.

Thank JoeA336
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We walked here from Gastown late in the day expecting to find a nice Chinese restaurant for dinner. Instead we walked into the middle of an area inhabited by druggies shooting up and drunks. We tried to find a cab but obviously the cabbies steer...More

4  Thank Oz_WandererGoldCoast
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Loved Chinatown so much to see and do and everyone so helpful. Had a great time seeing old and new buildings and so much to buy and enjoy.

Thank Silly_girl42
Reviewed 23 October 2015

I wouldn't make a habit of it but if you're hungry on the way back from Gastown to the hotels of Vancouver, this is a perfectly adequate place to grab a quick bite. The ready made entries at the steam table were particularly appetizing and...More

Thank Philip S
With the recent exodus of massive new building
projects hitting the neighbourhood, Chinatown; which
has always been one of the city's most vibrant areas;
is even more buzzing and buoyant than ever before.
Playing host to some of the city's best pan-Asian
cuisine, from fusion food to traditional home-cooking,
Chinatown has remained faithful to its roots as a
space which clambers with shop signs and welcomes
Nearby Restaurants
Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie
338 reviews
.06 miles away
Sai Woo
116 reviews
.09 miles away
New Town Bakery & Restaurant
149 reviews
.09 miles away
The Keefer Bar
75 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
1,128 reviews
.09 miles away
Jimi Hendrix Shrine
33 reviews
.16 miles away
Sam Kee Building
10 reviews
.16 miles away
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