Vancouver Cheap Eats: Asian Food

Dec 19 2017, 8:27 pm

From soups to spring rolls, food from Asia is always delicious, comforting, and best of all, likely affordable. Whether you’re craving Thai or Japanese, Vancity Buzz and ChowMeNow have got you covered for Asian dishes under $5.

Le Do Vietnamese

Le Do Vietnamese

A popular Vietnamese spot, you can get bowls of beef pho for around five bucks. Still hungry? They also have banh mi for $3.

Address: 2292 E Hastings Street, Vancouver

Taishoken Ramen

Taishoken Ramen

Who doesn’t love Ramen? Now’s your chance to get ramen for $5 at Taishoken Ramen! However, this deal is only available until October 19, so get it while you can!

Address: 515 Abbott Street, Vancouver

Lin Chinese


This award-winning restaurant has some of the best Chinese food in the city! Their dumplings are to die for, but the best part is that they’re all $4.99! Be sure to try the Xiao Long Bao (Shanghai juicy pork dumpling) and the Spring Rolls.

Address: 1537 W Broadway, Vancouver

Pink Elephant Thai

Pink Elephant

Thank goodness for Appy Hour! Pink Elephant Thai has great specials everyday from 3 to 6:30 p.m. The Thai Fish Cakes and Shrimp Cakes are both $5!

Address: 1152 Alberni Street, Vancouver

Gyoza King

Gyoza King

If you haven’t been to Gyoza King, you need to go. Right now. Try the Ganso Gyoza for $4.95.

Address: 1508 Robson Street, Vancouver


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