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Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie

163 Keefer St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X3, Canada
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried rice” (48 reviews)
“bao” (29 reviews)
“mantou” (21 reviews)
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
163 Keefer St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When we arrived we were placed on a waiting list with about an 1 hour wait; we went to a bar whilst we waited which worked out well. Once our table was ready our waiter was very helpful and was able to adjust a few...More

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Couldn’t stop ordering ! They serve really tasty small dishes so you can taste a lot of different ones . Nice coctails too by the way ! But the food.... really hope to come back some day. Save travels:)

Thank JohanG3
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate here is Vancouver the last night that we were there. Unfortunately, we were only in this amazing city for 2 nights. The food is out of this world.!We would highly recommend it for couples who want a night out on the town.!

Thank 123RIch_S123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and service has always been wonderful. I always brings friends who come to town as I know they will not be disappointed. Quality food, will keep returning

Thank littleladybug111
Reviewed 1 week ago

Within reasonable distance of our hotel, and recommended in our guide book, we decided Bao Bei was worth a visit. And so it was. Clearly popular and very different from the usual Chinese restaurant, Bao Bei offered a fairly limited menu, but with very interesting...More

Thank Scotty062
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our son took us here for dinner. We arrived early and there were already folks in line. We started with a bean curd and eggplant dish, just delicious as were the pork and mustard green dumplings. The main courses of shan tofu and sablefish were...More

Thank ewnaly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely not your typical Chinese restaurant. The menu has a lot of unique choices but we enjoyed everything we had. We got there right as the place opened up 5:30pm and the place fills up very quickly with a lot of loyal supporters! We loved...More

Thank johnfricke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not your standard Chinese place. Its a little quirky in terms of choice but everything we selected tasted absolutely delicious. Great service as well. Recommended.

Thank Fishnbev
Reviewed May 15, 2018

We were looking for Chinese Food for dinner. This was recommended by our hotel concierge. It was a good walk from our hotel in the downtown area, but it was a pleasant evening. We were seated quickly at a table. Our waiter was very friendly...More

Thank GailandSteve R
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Freaking Green Eggs and ham... the theme of the fried rice. But green with beautiful mint, peas, and ham brined for 10 days and smoked for 10 hours. Each sauce invented and paired. A magical elixir of sauces specific to each dumpling. A wine list....More

1  Thank PMcFarout
With the recent exodus of massive new building
projects hitting the neighbourhood, Chinatown; which
has always been one of the city's most vibrant areas;
is even more buzzing and buoyant than ever before.
Playing host to some of the city's best pan-Asian
cuisine, from fusion food to traditional home-cooking,
Chinatown has remained faithful to its roots as a
space which clambers with shop signs and welcomes
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April 17, 2017|
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Response from jbonnerbush | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do however, you've on your for parking. Vancouver has a nice bus system!
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Femtrio | Reviewed this property |
Parade is on opposite side of street - Keefer Street parkade - cheap and convenient for concerts or games!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Keefer St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 1X3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 604-688-0876
  • E-mail
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