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Tibetan Kitchen Cafe

680 Broughton Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2C1, Canada
(250) 383 5664
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Ranked #167 of 1,090 restaurants in Victoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tibetan
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Oregon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

While on a short vacation to Victoria, four of us visited this charming small restaurant on the recommendation of a family member who had enjoyed the place before. All our dishes were well prepared and interesting. The momos and samosas were especially yummy. I definitely recommend Tibetan Kitchen and would go there again in the future.

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Burnaby, BC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Unusual (to me) food, well presented. Serene atmosphere. Lovely gracious server. Serving sizes were a little larger than expected but we were happy to take the leftovers. we will return.

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Victoria, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I've been going for some time, and there seems to have been some dips in service and quality, but they're back to their normal high standards now. For those with allergies, it is nice to find a restaurant that is dairy free, and has many gluten-free options. I love the momos :)

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Victoria, Canada
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115 reviews 115 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I used to come here for lunch quite a bit and thoroughly enjoyed the food. My husband and I came with another couple using a Groupon last year and enjoyed our dinner. We finally came again last night and were totally shocked by the difference in quality and the high prices. The watermelon salad was $13 - so my expectations... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I passed by on my way back from work. I was seated as if i were dining in and was offered a nice warm cup of chai. Service and hospitality are top notch.food is great.very highly recommended.

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Victoria, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We went with friends who chose this place and were pleased with the food, though it was not at all "over the top" as we had expected. We had the Shepka, chicken version and our friends had various curry based dishes - they liked the hotness level they ordered, my wife and I were pleased with our varied levels of... More

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Cuenca, Ecuador
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We lived in Victoria for 5 years and never found this place, but were introduced to it by a friend. The meals are reasonably priced and flavorful. We would recommend the daily special, as it is inexpensive an very tasty. (Hot - spice wise - is not HOT, so if you like spicy food go all in). The watermelon salad... More

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Victoria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Have had lunch here more than once, and recommend it to all our visiting friends. The restaurant offers a rare local opportunity to taste something different. A nice selection of Tibetan and curry menu items are offered. I could fill myself up on the Tibetan Momas alone. This place is always full for lunch, so come before the lunch crowd... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Do not recommend this place, servers can't speak English, not very clean food was ok,there are better place in Victoria to eat at Suggestion: English speaking server Food: too expensive, but tasted ok Boss seemed rude to workers, not good to show

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Decided to try this small unassuming restaurant on a depressing rainy west coast day. Thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, food and service without emptying the wallet.

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