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“Great dim sum”

Golden Ocean Seafood Restaurant
Ranked #2,042 of 3,751 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: US$5 - US$15
Cuisines: Chinese
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighbourhood: Kerrisdale
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Great dim sum”
Reviewed 24 March 2014 via mobile

Great Chinese neighbourhood restaurant. Been there for dim sum and dinner countless times. Fast efficient service, one of the best authentic Cantonese restaurants in town. Highly recommended.

Visited March 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Canada
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Good value”
Reviewed 13 November 2013

We frequent this restaurant for dim sum as well as dinner. The set dinner menu at $298 includes lobsters, seafood, crispy chicken, crab clawa stuffed with shrimp paste and other goodies. The place is not exactly a model for cleaness or efficiency, but it does offer decent food at decent prices.

  • Visited November 2013
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2 Thank Francis L
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Vancouver, Canada
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“Excellent Neighborhood Dim Sum”
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Golden Ocean Seafood is consistently good dim sum choice tucked away in a second floor location on 41st in the retail area of the Kerrisdale Neighborhood of Vancouver. The food and service is always excellent and it's an easy place to park on the street and feed the meter.
Best time to go is before or after the noon time rush 12-2.

  • Visited August 2013
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1 Thank Stephen E
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Vancouver, Canada
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“It's always our 1st for Dim Sum in Vancouver”
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Our family of 3 have been going to G/O for more than a decade. We always try to arrive early. They serve off the hot carts ( HK style ) so there is always a delicious choice circullating the room. Service is swift, well managed and food choices are wide variation and always delicious. We have not been for dinner (evening) but I can see from the menu specials that there is a wide range of seafood and some speciality dishes of interest ... maybe try the snake soup ???
Can honestly say this is good value for your $$. Not expensive by any measure but ALWAYS top quality. Room fills quickly after 10:15 am on weekends and always the 20% discount if you order before 11:00 am. Full Menu items available after 11:00 am. There is no dish that disappoints ! However, don't be disappointed that they DO NOT prepare Xiaoloong Bao. We go to the new Dynesty on Robson for that option.

  • Visited October 2013
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1 Thank ZhongouTong53
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Vancouver, Canada
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“Been missing my Oakridge dim sum... until now!!”
Reviewed 23 December 2012

There are lots of places to go for good dim sum in Vancouver and I'm happy to find yet another option. A recent trip satisfied all my needs - excellent, fresh dim sum, with quick tableside service with carts (ala hong kong) and priced very competitively. It was the perfect dim sum experience. We shared 6 different dishes and all of them rocked.

  • Visited December 2012
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1 Thank billybob101
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