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Sfinaki Greek Taverna

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4061 Hastings St, Burnaby, British Columbia V5C 2J1, Canada
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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457 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Good greek option in Burnaby heights. Family run restaurant with typical Greek decor. I came here for lunch on a Saturday and sadly it was so not busy, only 4 tables. I had the lamb souvlaki and it tasted really good. The service was good and friendly.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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103 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Have eaten there before due to relatives living nearby. Came early and there was no problem getting a table. The ceiling fan over the reception area was not running and the amount of dust on it and dirt hanging down was remarkable. When we were seated we noted the walls were also dirty and later visiting the toilets, the same... More 

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fort langley bc
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The staff are warm and inviting. The food is fabulous. The prices are reasonable. What more could you want...it's simply great!!!

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Thank MikeFortLangleyBc
Vancouver, Canada
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317 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Was there yesterday for lunch with a friend. This is a fair size restaurant and it was mostly empty. We both had the souvlaki which was tasty. Came with some Greek salad, rice, potato, tzatziki and pita bread. It was a good size portion so was I didn't need dinner! As it was not busy, the service was good and... More 

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Thank suzabella60
Vancouver, Canada
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167 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

When I came here on a Friday night it was quiet. Only a couple of other tables in the place. The servers were often missing, but the food was very good. I had lamb souvlaki and the rice was tender and well cooked - something often lacking in Greek restaurants in Vancouver. The lamb was also tender and flavorful, very... More 

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Thank Sam C
Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

have been going there for a few years and sometimes the food and service is very good and other times average food and average service. Kind of hit and miss. Think it's better when the family is there but the kids don't seem to have the same passion that they used to have. Definitely needs an update and could be... More 

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Thank anndavies
Cloverdale, Canada
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Today, I went to lunch with coworkers as I am leaving the company. Our server was friendly and courteous. The arrival of food was a little slow; however, the food we had was really good! Goodbye restaurant as I will not be in the area anymore, this was my last Greek lunch! Thanks 😃

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Thank Myka2012
Vancouver
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2016

My first visit to this family-run Greek restaurant. Sfinaki Greek Taverna opened in Burnaby Heights in December 1995 by Pam and Tom Karamessinis with their four children. In 2014, Sfinaki was voted the Best Greek Restaurant in Burnaby and is a local favorite, 2015 marks the restaurant's 20th anniversary. I was impressed with the prawn and scallop souvlaki; it was... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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266 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

There are a lot of great places to eat in Burnaby so wile Sfinaki is ok, it doesn't really distinguish itself either. If you're in the area and craving Greek, by all means stop in. If not, there are many, many other local options to check out.

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Thank scbcme
Burnaby, British Columbia
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Very good Greek food, reasonable prices, we had the souvlaki and lamb. Very good nice portions and service was very good. I would definitely go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4061 Hastings St, Burnaby, British Columbia V5C 2J1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Burnaby

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