George Takei tours his 3 favourite Vancouver restaurants (VIDEO)

Apr 9 2019, 8:59 pm

Honorary Vancouverite George Takei is back to singing this city’s praises.

The actor, best known for his role in the original Star Trek television series, has been spotted around the city taking in the sights. However, you might not know that he is also quite the food enthusiast.

We sat down with Sulu himself, to get the scoop on his favourite restaurants around Vancouver.

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If you want to eat like George Takei, check out this self-guided food tour!

Hy’s Steakhouse

Must-Try Dish: Steak Diane

Steak Diane at Hy's Steakhouse

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A classic dinner. Filet of beef tenderloin served with mushrooms, potatoes, and green beans. It’s flambéed tableside, so you can watch the magic happen right in front of your eyes.

Address: 637 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-683-7671

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JOEY Burrard

Must-Try Dish: Sushi Cone

Sushi Cone at JOEY Burrard

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Sushi re-designed. These cones are filled with tempura prawn, avocado, and spicy mayo. What’s not to love?

Address: 820 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-683-5639

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Must-Try Dish: ALL the seafood

Seafood Tower at Coast

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You can’t go wrong with a good ol’ West Coast seafood meal. Try the Lobster Bisque, or the Seafood Tower, piled high with oysters, tiger prawns, scallop ceviche, mussels, snow crab, and Atlantic lobster.

Address: 1054 Alberni Street, Vancouver
Phone: 604-685-5010

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