A Guide to Richmond BC Restaurants

A Look at the Best Richmond  Restaurants - Chinese, Greek, Italian and more,

including Where to Find Good Family Restaurants in Richmond, BC Canada.

Richmond BC restaurants

By Darrin Robertson, VTT Editor - Updated: January 17, 2023


If you find yourself looking for a good restaurant in Richmond, BC, we hope we can guide you to some of the best places to eat in this multi-cultural suburb located just south of Vancouver and next to Vancouver International Airport.

As the city and YVR grow, Richmond will continue to recieve more visitors.

And both the number and quality of places to eat here will increase.

Chinese Richmond BC Restaurants

Sun See Wah – 102-4940 No. 3 Rd 604-273-8208. Often considered one of the best restaurants in Richmond, BC. Delicious dim sum as well as excellent seafood (particularly the king crab).

H.K.Y.K. Seafood Hotpot Restaurant – 120-4260 No. 3 Rd 604-273-3202. Richmond is known for authentic Chinese food, and this hot pot restaurant is a great way to sample all different kinds of Chinese seafood.

Shanghai River – 110-7831 Westminster Hwy 604-233-8885. A new Chinese restaurant in Richmond just across the street from the Bay parkade in Richmond Center Mall. You’ll be hard-pressed to find Gourmet Chinese dishes this cheap anywhere else in town. Service can get a little chaotic during rush hour!

For cheap takeaway Chinese & Asian food in Richmond, check out:

  • Yohan Center Food Court
  • Richmond Public Market
  • Aberdeen Centre Food Court

Richmond Asian Restaurants – Thai, Malaysian, etc

Thai House – 129-4940 No. 3 Rd 604-278-7373. Award winning Thai restaurant in Richmond (with other locations around Vancouver) Delicious Thai curry dishes made with a variety of spice and flavorings.

Kari House – 3900 Bayview St 604-275-5274. Cheap, tasty lunch specials like the Satay Chicken keeps everyone coming back (wash it down with a Tiger Beer!) By the water in Steveston Village.

Tropika– 4151 Hazelbridge Way 604-233-7002. On the ground floor in Aberdeen Center. Malaysian/Thai specialties - don't miss the lamb satay and char kuey teow.

Greek Richmond BC Restaurants

Kisamos Restaurant – 3420 Moncton St, Richmond, BC. Numerous visits here have convinced us that this is the best Greek restaurant in Richmond.

Felicos - 8140 Leslie Road, 604-276-8282. The Grandaddy of Richmond Greek restaurants, with good rack of Lamb and tiger prawns. Enjoyable atmosphere, even belly dancers on some nights!

Richmond BC Italian Restaurants

Papi's - 12251 No. 1 Rd, 604-275-8355. Papi's is one of the most romantic restaurants in Richmond, BC. Great Italian dishes by candlelight tucked away in a cozy corner at the bottom of No. 1 Rd in Steveston (great spot for nice walks by the water after dinner!)

Paesano's - 12240 Second Avenue (in Steveston) 778-858-8511 This is their new location, they have very good veal canneloni...

Italian Tomato – 8380 Bridgeport Avenue, 604-247-0400. Dependably good pasta, very generous portions. A little out of the way in North Richmond, but worth finding.

Family Richmond BC Restaurants

Cactus Club Cafe - 5500 No 3 Road Richmond, BC (604) 244-9969 The menu at the Cactus Club Cafe comes from the ideas of Canada's Iron Chef Rob Feenie.

Hog Shack Cook House - 3900 Bayview (in Steveston)604-272-7264 If you are looking for a great pulled pork this is the place to dine with reasonably priced entree's, try this place soon.

Earls - 304-5300 No. 3 Road, 604-303-9702. Part of Lansdowne Mall, this restaurant is a popular lunch spot with the younger crowd.

White Spot - They have 2 Richmond BC restaurants: 1902-6551 No. 3 Road (604-278-3911, in Richmond Center Mall) and at 5880 No. 3 Road (604-273-3699). Very popular family diner, famous for their "Triple-O" burger. White Spot is also one of the best Richmond BC breakfast restaurants.

Restaurant with the Best Brunch in Richmond BC - Make your way over to the Wayfaring Tree Restaurant at the Best Western Richmond Inn (7551 Westminster Hwy, 604-273-7878) for their award-winning Sunday Brunch.

Moxies - 3233 St Edwards Dr, 604-303-1111. A popular spot for families and groups, with American-style entrees. Located in front of the Sandman hotel.

Browns Social House - 1020 11660 Steveston Hwy, 604 275-3322. A good choice when you're in South Richmond near Ironwood Mall, with a sports bar, booth or patio seating and specials on ribs, burgers and salads.

Dave's Fish & Chips - 3460 Moncton St, 604-271-7555. The original, and still some of the best fish and chips in Richmond.

The American Grille- 7571 Westminster Hwy, 604-232-2821. A favorite for a quiet anniversary dinner in Richmond. Located just off the lobby of the Vancouver Airport Marriott hotel in downtown Richmond, BC.

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