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Kaya Malay Bistro

) #923 of 2,944 Restaurants in Vancouver ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Asian, Malaysian
1063 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1E2, Canada
+1 604-730-9963
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good50%
  • Average7%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roti canai” (8 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
All hours
Asian, Malaysian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1063 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1E2, Canada
Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
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Reviews (51)
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We have been coming here for years and feel that the food has gotten better recently? More care to details/ingredients or a better chefs? In any event, Happy Hour is good value at $4 Beverages/Appies. Enjoy the Roti Canai and the Samosas. Weak dishes would...More

Thank LHOVancouver
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Been here several times since they opened a few years ago and have thoroughly enjoyed my dining experiences here. Food's good, comes out at a good speed, and atmosphere's great. The manager (Scott) is very passionate about what he does and always makes it a...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Really enjoyed the Malaysian soup/noodle dish. Great curry with seafood, bean sprouts and tofu Reasonably priced.

Thank Garry L
Reviewed 4 August 2016

It claimed to be a Malay restaurant. You have been fooled. It has nothing to offer that is close to Malay food. Maybe it can fool the Canadians but not me. The roti canai is like plastic. The curry could have just taken out from...More

Thank kaw002
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Ok so you want to have authentic Malaysian cuisine or at least close to authentic. This is not the place and let me share with you, why not !. My wife n I went for lunch - first visit. Ambience is not quite Malaysian but...More

Thank R0nSIM
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This was our first visit to this for us hitherto unknown Malaysian restaurant. Large variety of tasty food, warm ambience, soft background music, pleasant service, good clean washrooms - we were all very pleased and will definitely return.

1  Thank weberwest
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We are often leary of trying Malaysian food in North America as it often does not live up to our memories of eating at the hawker centers in Singapore. Kaya did not disappoint us! We had laksa and char kway teow and thought both dishes...More

Thank JPSsquared
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Rush, Rush, Rush! That was all I recall of the experience we had. We had less than an hour for dinner at the fairly empty restaurant and all we felt was rushing us out. There is a difference between prompt service and making customers feel...More

Thank LaciSuzy
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Kaya's interior is very simple both in design and colors as it seems the focus is on the food. The restaurant has the capacity to cater to small intimate rendezvous to large gatherings of friends and family. Fusion malaysian dishes made of a medley of...More

Thank DivinityArt
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Yet another middling effort. Staff pleasant, ambience OK but with large screen "idiot box" on and prominent. Lamb roti decent enough. Hot and sour soup, gruel.

Thank Burma J
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1063 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 1E2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-730-9963