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Cafe Nuba

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Lebanese
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1206 Seymour St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3N9, Canada
(778) 371-3266
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Lunch
Dinner
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A pleasant surprise

Stopped in for lunch on a busy day in December. Although a tiny place with steady clientele, we found a table and ordered what turned out to be very tasty and good food served effortlessly in a minimum of time for a very reasonable price. Plus fast and friendly service! Will definitely return.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2015
RickVictoria
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Victoria, Canada
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Stopped in for lunch on a busy day in December. Although a tiny place with steady clientele, we found a table and ordered what turned out to be very tasty and good food served effortlessly in a minimum of time for a very reasonable price. Plus fast and friendly service! Will definitely return.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

1)The food was really tasty, 2) he served in a fewer than 8 minutes. 3)the waitress is polite and respectful. 4) the juice they have is fresh. 5) the price is a little bit expensive (we had three main plates and three starters like Hummas, baba ganoug, and majadra) all of these cost about $90. If they add hummas with... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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252 reviews 252 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Two of us stopped by for dinner at 7:30PM on a Thursday, ordered, and took seats at the open table by the window. Since this small establishment only has about a half dozen tables, we observed a steady stream of patrons carry out their food. Our food arrived in fewer than 10 minutes. We enjoyed Taboulleh Salad, Lamb Kibbeh, and... More 

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West Kelowna
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Fresh ideas, friendly staff. The best hummus I have ever had! The food is healthy and definitely worth a visit. The restaurant is small and seating limited, but worth the wait.

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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Had a great meal at this restaurant. The food was fresh, well prepared and provided a multitude of flavours. It was refreshing to see that they didn't offer up just another "Earl Stones Club" menu. I'm definitely going back, not only is it tasty, but healthy too!

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Stromboli, Italy
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110 reviews 110 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Great rooms and great window tables (tbl 301/1 was ours). Decor and ambience were spot on. Service was smart. Our guy knew his menu upside down and inside out. To start I had the house special which is "Najib's Special" - this is crispy cauliflower tossed with lemon and sea salt and tahini. Really great starter. The "fish of the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

The food is always fantastic - try the falafel with avocado wrap! And the cauliflower ... to die for. The service can't be beat -- always there when needed but never overbearing. The Cambie & Hastings location is better than their other locations both for food & service. The other locations are good but C & H is better. If... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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229 reviews 229 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Had some takeout pitas from Nuba, which were jammed with deliciousness. It was my first visit there but plan to return! There were many vegetarian selections on the menu, which was great as some in our group did not eat meat. Fresh and yummy.

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Sioux Falls, SD
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

Not exclusively vegetarian, but many vegetarian dishes to choose from. We had lunch at the Gastown location at the corner of Cambie and Hastings. The four of us shared their Le Feast which is a sampler of six or seven of their most popular vegetarian dishes. All excellent, but best to add one additional dish to fill four people. Nice... More 

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Kalgoorlie
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

We wanted something a bit different for dinner in Vancouver and were looking at the Afghan Horsemen Restaurant, but found that the Cafe Nuba was only 3 blocks away from where we are staying so decided to give it a go. It is certainly not a place to go for the decor, but the food is amazingly tasty! We ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1206 Seymour St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: (778) 371-3266

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Lebanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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