BREAKING: Effective at midnight on March 29th, the BC Government has banned indoor dining at all restaurants until April 19th at the earliest. Restaurants can still serve customers on outdoor patios and provide both delivery and takeout services. Indoor dining, however, is prohibited for the next three weeks.
Top Places to Eat and Drink
Below is a list of some of Richmond’s best restaurants. We list one near the airport, a couple in Steveston Village and about half a dozen in other areas. Hope you like them!
Restaurants near YVR Airport
- Flying Beaver Bar & Grill – a popular pub-style place on the river with great views at 4760 Inglis Drive just south of YVR Airport.
Steveston Village Restaurants
- Steveston Pizza Co. – a tiny place for gourmet pizza at 100-3400 Moncton Street. It just does take-out, so a good place to pick up food for a picnic.
- Steveston Seafood House – located at 3951 Moncton Street, this popular restaurant features menu items that are certified eco-friendly by the Ocean-Wise program.
- Yokohama Teppanyaki Japanese Restaurant – an entertaining Japanese barbecue place at 12251 No. 1 Road where they cook right in front of you.
Other Richmond Restaurants
- The Apron – the restaurant at the Westin Vancouver Airport Hotel at 3099 Corvette Way serves traditional Northwest Coast cuisine.
- Carver’s Restaurant – a steakhouse at the Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport at 7211 Westminster Highway.
- Catch Kitchen & Bar – a restaurant with a great outdoor patio at 200-3866 Bayview Street. It specializes in steaks, pasta and seafood.
- Dinesty Chinese – a great restaurant famous for its dumplings with locations at 1168 – 3779 Sexsmith Road, 150 – 5555 Gilbert Road and 160 – 8111 Ackroyd Road.
- Ginger Indian Cuisine – a popular Indian restaurant at 3031 Beckman Place just off Bridgeport east of the Highway.
- Harold’s Kitchen & Bar – the restaurant at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel at 7551 Westminster Highway.
- The Keg – BC’s original popular steakhouse chain, with a location at 11151 No. 5 Road, just a short distance off Dyke Road (which is great for cycling along), and another location at 5500 No. 3 Road (across the street from the Lansdowne Centre mall).
- Kirin – a great upscale Chinese restaurant at 200 Three West Centre, 7900 Westminster Highway (at No. 3 Road).
- Tramonto – a fancy restaurant on the 3rd floor of the River Rock Casino at 8811 River Road beside the Bridgeport SkyTrain terminal and with views of the Fraser River and River Rock Marina.
- 75 West Coast Grill – a popular place serving seafood and West Coast cuisine at 7571 Westminster Highway.
If ever at the Richmond Night Market in the summer, then we recommend you try some of the Asian market food. It’s not fancy, but it is tasty and exotic (in a festival kind of way).
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Other Lower Mainland Restaurants
For the best places to eat and drink in other parts of the Lower Mainland, check out the following:
- BURNABY‘s Best Restaurants
- The City of VANCOUVER‘s Best Bars & Restaurants
- NORTH VANCOUVER‘s Best Bars & Restaurants
- SURREY‘s Best Restaurants
- WEST VANCOUVER‘s Best Restaurants
Other articles that might be of interest include the following:
- Richmond’s Asian Feast Dining Festival
- Vancouver Premium-Casual Chain Restaurants
- Mexican and Latin American Restaurants
- The City of Richmond
- Steveston Village
- Vancouver Festivals and Events