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Kingyo

871 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L9, Canada
+1 604-608-1677
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“kobe beef” (51 reviews)
“sashimi” (54 reviews)
“black cod” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
871 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L9, Canada
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141 - 150 of 383 reviews

Reviewed March 8, 2016

We were out for a late dinner and Kingyo happened to be open so we popped in randomly. What a great surprise! The service was great and the food was absolutely delicious. We tried a few different dishes, including tuna sashimi, ramen and the night's...More

Thank AB004
Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

We were able to drop in early and grab a table for 5 before another party came in for reservations one hour later. Make sure you get reservations first. Food was superb. Everything we ate here was good. Tuna was great. Service was fast and...More

Thank joshuaelee
Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Great spot for Japanese food in Vancouver. This small place has a great atmosphere. Suggest trying the specials of the week. The bento boxes are a must but there is a very limited supply. Plates are very large and well priced.

Thank Marc D
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

There is a reason why this place is so busy all of the time. It's that good. I love the deluxe bento box (one of the best that I have had so come early as they only make 20 per day), their Katsu curry...everything is...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Went here for dinner on a tip from our concierge. We were looking for an izakaya and he suggested this. We did not have reservations but I was hoping we would be in luck (saturday evening). We arrived and was told 1 hr for party...More

Thank Saysum
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant restaurant and fantastic service. Perfect for both meat eaters and vegans. Would definitely come again. Try the Kobe Beef on a hot stone. Also all sashimi is incredibly fresh and delicious.

Thank Hannah H
Reviewed January 28, 2016

This restaurant is very popular at the WestEnd area of Vancouver near Stanley Park. The place is always packed with the younger crowd with a buzz in the air. The staff is most welcoming and attentive. There is a wide range of inventive food choices....More

Thank Boris Y
Reviewed January 26, 2016

My husband and I decided to try Kingyo for our last dinner before flying out of town, and we are SO glad we did. We read overwhelmingly positive reviews online and I have to say that the hype is real. We walked up at 5:30...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

Vancouver is a great city for izakaya restaurants. So many great ones that although I've had Kingyo on my radar for a long time, I hadn't gotten around to it until tonight. I'm glad I finally got there. It's not my favorite, but it's close....More

Thank JohnO66666
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here while in Vancouver. It is a great spot for good Japanese food without the fuss. Must try items include the corn and the black cod. Best to book as it can get busy!

Thank Scarlettdubai
Nearby
West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines
verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with
Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a
paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and
perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along
...More
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Tina L
September 1, 2017|
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Response from R I | Property representative |
We take reservations for the bento boxes as well. So the best way to get those, give us a call as soon as possible. Otherwise you might need to be here 11:15 or even earlier but we cannot guarantee that if you could get... More
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Esteban M
May 15, 2017|
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Response from Ivicenzo | Reviewed this property |
1 or 2 people you can walk in.
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766Traveler766
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Taswege | Reviewed this property |
No there is not. this is in a very tight neighborhood. there are parking areas to pay.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 871 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > West End
  • Neighborhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 604-608-1677
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