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2975 Cambie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2V7, Canada
604.879.6002
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VANCOUVER
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Since becoming a vegan 5 years ago, I had not paid a visit to any Tropika for some time. My visiting guests wanted to try the place so I decided to go along after examining their menu. I was able to find a vegetarian fried rice. The guests had the usual satay skewers, the roti bread, and a couple of... More 

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Thank WEI339
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We go to Tropika on Cambie every time we are in Vancouer, fefintely worth a visit as it is unique due to the fact that they serve Malayisian, Thai and a bit of Indian cusine. Love the roti and the coconut seafood fried rice. Satay of cours is very succulent.

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Thank Margaret Mo E
Vancouver, Canada
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

Enjoyed very good Malaysian food, when we finally got service. Restaurant was not all that busy, we were seated promptly, after that...the service was extremely slow. Received glasses of water and then waited almost 20 minutes before our order was even taken. Food was delicious and the menu has a great variety to choose from. Had to ask for the... More 

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Thank Isabel W
Vancouver, Canada
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214 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

First time visiting Tropika, I highly recommend dining with an experienced Malay food diner. Arrived after the lunch hour, we were quickly seated and given menus. LOVE the menu...lots of pictures of the dishes. The waiter stated that the heat of the dishes could be adjusted to our preference. So...we ordered a spicy prawn and noodle soup and an order... More 

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Thank Mellie2013
Burnaby, Canada
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We have been frequenting this place for years. Our last visit today was a dissapointment. The roast chicken was was overccoked as it was stringly. It was most probably a wrong order thaqt was sent back tomthe kitchen earlier and they just reheated it in microwave. They also drizzled it with some sweet sauce which they never used to. The... More 

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Thank IQue8
Kelowna, Canada
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241 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a great, relaxing dinner. The food was great and the service was friendly and fast. I really liked the crab dish. I would definitely go back.

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Thank Knight66
Okotoks, Canada
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

We went late afternoon after a day of shopping. The food was delicious, especially the bread, just like back in Kuala Lumpur!! They had a great sea food selection as well.

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Thank Natalie B
Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Although we live in the area, this was our first visit to the restaurant. As Vancouverites we are accustomed to eating ethnic food on a regular basis and I have always been a big fan of both Thai and Malaysian food. But this has to be the worst Thai and worse Malaysian I've ever had. Service was very nice though.

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Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

I've been to this restaurant several times and have enjoyed the food. Service has always been good and the food has been a hit most times. There's a wide selection to choose from and I would recommend the beef and broccoli and the coconut rice. The red curries are very spicy, the roti is amazing and the chicken soup is... More 

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Ongar
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90 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We visited this restaurant two years ago when in Vancouver, Canada and it is just as excellent as before - in fact, if anthing, it is better. We met friends there that we had not seen for a year and therefore had a lot of catching up to do and so were a bit tardy on ordering but this was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Malaysian, Asian, Thai
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2975 Cambie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 2V7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighborhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: 604.879.6002

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Shaughnessy

Neighborhood Profile
Shaughnessy
Residential neighbourhood to the ultra-wealthy, the gorgeous manor houses centred around The Crescent area are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails, and charming public parks make for an ideal location to spend and afternoon communing with nature. Consequently, it is also the botanical centre of the city, featuring conservatories and an expansive Botanical Garden, taming and sculpting the wild into seasonal viewing areas and enchanting landscapes. Quiet, elegant Shaughnessy excels at providing the Three Gs: Gardens, Golfing, and Galleries.