We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kalvin's Restaurant

Taiwanese
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
5225 Victoria Drive, City of Vancouver | City of Vancouver, Not Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Today
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Thu - Tue 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 3 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 0
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    1 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1 of 5 stars
We waited. (This place is in VANCOUVER.)

We came here not that we wanted to come here 1st, it's that the other restaurant was packed so we decided to try this place. We were waiting to be seated for 8 minutes and they told us the table will be ready. Sure, it's ready for somebody else that just WALKED IN! They had no reservations... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
jeff c
,
Burnaby, Canada
Add Photo Write a Review

3 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Burnaby, Canada
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We came here not that we wanted to come here 1st, it's that the other restaurant was packed so we decided to try this place. We were waiting to be seated for 8 minutes and they told us the table will be ready. Sure, it's ready for somebody else that just WALKED IN! They had no reservations, how they got... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reno, Nevada
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A small often packed restaurant it serves unique foods that other Taiwan or Szechuan restaurants do not. If you like offal meats it has much to offer and particularly tastily done. I loved the pig's ear and the pig's stomach soup. It is a family style that was popular with the local Taiwanese but has caught on with others including... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mountain View, CA
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The lowest point in our last visit to Vancouver was our dinnr at Kalvin's. At first glance, it looked bad. We should have followed our instinct and leave. They had no options on the menu for either vegetarians or people on a diet. The corn soup was starchy and too sweet and the wonton soup was tasteless. The chicken with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Kalvin's Restaurant also viewed

Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District
Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District
 
Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District
Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District
 

Been to Kalvin's Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5225 Victoria Drive, City of Vancouver | City of Vancouver, Not Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Taiwanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kalvin's Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?