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“Great Place for a Special Meal” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Dynasty Seafood Restaurant

Dynasty Seafood Restaurant
777 West Broadway, #108, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Fairview)
(604) 876-8388
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Ranked #412 of 2,804 restaurants in Vancouver
Cuisines: Chinese, Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: Fairview
Vancouver, Canada
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16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Great Place for a Special Meal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

This is the place to get great Chinese food where the presentation and quality gets top awards. I have met the head chef and his skill and dedication really show in the meals that are served. We are regular customers at the Dynasty for any special event and I rank this as my favorite place to eat in Vancouver.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Monmouth
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76 reviews 76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 50 cities Reviews in 50 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“You want good Chinese food, this is it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

With so many Chinese in and around Vancouver, there had to be some great places to check out Chinese cuisine and this turned out to be one of them!
One good sign evident as soon as we entered the large dining room was it was full of Chinese and Japanese diners - in fact we only saw one other Caucasian guy in there and he had a Chinese partner! The tables were well dressed with white linen and, though there were lots of covers and the place was humming, it did not feel too crowded. The food was delicious and fully met our expectations. The service very attentive. This was a top end restaurant yet excellent value for money. Yummy!

  • Visited April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Edmonton, Canada
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“A Classy Place to do Dim Sum in Vancouver”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Dynasty is kind of a upscale Chinese restaurant in Vancouver with a beautiful view of the city skyline. The food is good but quite pricy. A group of highschool friends and I each paid $20 for a dim sum lunch. The place is very clean, service is good with two hours of free underground parking.

Visited April 2012
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Montreal
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“Very-very impressed!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

We were looking for a place to spend our last evening in Vancouver. We were heading home, our daughter was staying there, at UBC... Well, we came to the "Dynasty Seafood Restaurant" for a dinner. We were their first customers, restaurant just opened. Very clean, spacious, well kept place.
My husband carefully selected not-too-spicy beef (with ginger-pineapple and tenderloin in black bean souse- very well prepared and authentic), I added fish to his order (fried, comes on the bed of eggplants). Everything was unbelievably tasty! Fish was super-fresh , very moist, very light. Meat was amazing as well. Add rice and 2 pots of green tea- and here is our amazing dinner for three. No leftovers, perfectly enough.
Our waiter, Henry (I have a photo of my bill, where I can see his name), was very attentive and caring. He made sure our dinner went well. Loved the place, definitely will go again, when in Vancouver- I would like to try their dim-sum as well.
We paid ~50$ for this dinner for 3. In Montreal you just cannot find Chinese restaurant of that quality for such a price.

  • Visited September 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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North Vancouver, Canada
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“Dim Sum sunday - as good as expected, not spectacular as hoped”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2011

The restaurant was as full as we'd expected - always a good sign - and we did have to wait 25-30 minutes without a reservation, quite understandable.
They must have been too busy to pour our tea...hmmm, not used to that.
The dim sum was average. Having said that, we're definitely spoilt living in Vancouver with access some of the best Chinese food outside of China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. So I would have to concede that the food was just fine. It just wasn't spectacular.
Service was good, but not outstanding, and they started setting up for dinner right around our table.
It cost us $20 per person inclusive of HST, exclusive of tip. They get 3 out of 5 for value because we could have eaten just as well elsewhere for less and with better service.

  • Visited October 2011
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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