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Maxim's Bakery

257 Keefer St | Chinatown, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #829 of 2,804 restaurants in Vancouver
Cuisines: Bakery
Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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362 reviews 362 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I like this place, Maxim is a big name in Hong Kong, I am not sure if there is any connection. I took a walk in Chinatown in Vancouver, and passed a few places which serves this Hong Kong style bakery products, pastries and cakes. This one looks clean. I bought some sausage buns and Portuguese Egg Custard. They were... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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80 reviews 80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Watch the prices. Product is fresh. Service can be slow. Good for grabbing something on the run. Cakes are expensive. There are less expensive bakeries for good cake. The bagged or small boxed items are average. Buns are fair/average to other stores prices. Do try it on. They've been around awhile now which is kudos to them - many bakeries... More

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Redmond, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

We always stop at Maxim's for pastries. Always fresh and tasty, yum yum! The prices are cheap that each time we're there, we always look twice to verify if that's what it really is priced at. For example, most of their pastries are 3 for $1.20 or in that price range and normal serving size. No kidding. We bought 6... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

Despite being in Chinatown that is becoming a ghost town, this is one of the few decent Chinese restaurant that is like Hong Kong Cafe style...Western food mixed for Chinese people...

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Austin, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

We ate lunch at the restaurant upstairs, which was packed. We were the only non-Chinese diners in the restaurant. The menu is in Chinese and English. The food was great and cheap. We then bought a couple of desserts in the bakery downstairs on our way out. They were delicious. We didn't try any of the non-sweet baked goods, but... More

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Dunwoody, Georgia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

This bakery in the heart of Chinatown had some of the best baked buns, filled with sweet or savory, I have ever tasted. The place is very clean. Staff is very efficient and friendly. Variety is incredible (including some beautifully decorated cakes). The prices were VERY low. Can't wait to go back the next time I visit Vancouver!

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