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Shizen Ya on Hornby

985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-568-0013
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brown rice” (64 reviews)
“sashimi” (27 reviews)
“quinoa” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not a very big place, but we didn't have to wait. Clean and spacious. Ample choice of sushi, sashimi and other dishes. Vegetarian possible, gluten free possible, tasty food. Reasonably priced.

Thank Vollebergh
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great meal, very reasonable priced. Warm cozy setting. We were immediately greeted in a friendly manner, in fact super friendly staff. Service was great, sushi served very quickly and was will some. One of the best sushi spots in Vancouver

Thank Russ M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I must agree with all the other reviewers, the place rocks! Very welcoming and extremely quick service, excellent quality and all of it topped with a huge smile. We were leaving Shizen Ya not only with the full belly, but with much better mood. Brown...More

Thank AvA0527
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sooo many sushi joints in downtown - and we are trying to try all of them during our monthlong stay - looks like we may have to break our "try a new place every night" rule and come back to Shizen Ya before we leave....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fresh and delicious. Greeted and served by very friendly and smiling staff. Immediately served amazing hot green tea for all. All rolls were made with organic brown rice, crispy organic greens/vegetables, and of course fresh fish. Mango California roll was amazing. Really everything was...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Reviewing food is very subjective. Having said that, being first-time visitors to Vancouver and expecting amazing seafood and sushi we went to Shizen-Ya based on it's proximity to our hotel and the great TripAdvisor reviews. The verdict was unanimous with every member of our family...More

Thank Artin S
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

I love japanese food . The comments here were good about this place .it is packed . Atmosphere is good , waiters are nice . Let's see the food : mizo soup : no taste at all 4/10 . Teryaki chicken : cold chicken cooked...More

1  Thank TomBudapest
Reviewed July 3, 2017

This restaurant has a beautiful wood interior that makes it casual, yet elegant. I had salad and teriyaki chicken. The salad was full of fresh vegetables and was generous and filling. The teriyaki was tender and flavorful. My husband got the salmon sushi roll with...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Sensational sushi in a nice clean unpretentious setting. I keep coming back weekly, sometimes more than once a week. The sushi is incredible. Fresh, light and delicious. Everything I have tasted so far has been perfect. Thank you for being my favourite place for sushi...More

Thank cosyla
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Reasonably priced and great tasting sushi. Would recommend to anyone who wants to enjoy yummy Japanese food.

Thank Marie S
Granville Street
Granville Street spans many, multiple city blocks and
has become so fastidiously known for its nightclubs
and watering holes that it's fondly nicknamed the
city's 'Entertainment District.' Friday and Saturday
nights are the most popular and lively, with young
revelers taking to the streets in droves and keeping
the party going until late. Granville Street, being
mostly open to pedestrian-only traffic, has a healthy
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Sarah H
May 19, 2017|
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Response from KrisSteve06 | Reviewed this property |
and I know they accept American express and visa credit cards
June 30, 2016|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I would call first (in fact you should anyway as it is very popular). We found the service very good and personal so I'd imagine gluten and garlic free should be possible/easy. Good luck and enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 985 Hornby St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Granville Street
  • Neighborhood: Granville Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-568-0013
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