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Vancouver Tibet Kitchen - closed

Replaced by a new Chinese hand-pulled noodle resto called Yu Xiang. They were still closed when I walked by. Dunno know if this new resto has begun yet.

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  1. Thx LotusRapper .. I was recently thinking about a plate of steaming momos. I'll have to head to the Himilayan kitchen on Davie st.

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    1. Found these reviews of the new place, called Yu Xiang Yuan:

      http://www.urbanspoon.com/r/14/174509...

      Apparently we missed the boat on their offer of free wives (or maybe just a single 'wife'):

      http://foodobyte.com/yu-xiang-yuan/

      To be dubbed "Sha Lin #2" makes them interesting, worthy of a TOFTT ? Menu prices are sure low.

      1. Just noticed a new place is set to open in the former Flyng Tiger/ Left Coast Bistro space at 2958 West 4th. Can't recall the name but it sounded like it would be Nepalese/Himilayan food.

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        1. re: islandgirl

          So hoping to get a worthwhile restaurant in that space. The turnover has been seemingly constant, with nothing inspiring. High rent and low traffic, I suppose.

          1. re: islandgirl

            Name update:

            It's going to be the Yak & Yeti

            1. re: islandgirl

              So YXY (no, not Whitehorse Airport, lol) is being replaced, again ?

              1. re: LotusRapper

                I think islandgirl means the new resto on 4th Ave

                1. re: grayelf

                  Ooops. Thx GE.

                  Will try to TOFTT to YXY this week with the fam. Will report back on first impressions.

                  1. re: LotusRapper

                    Groupon for Yak & Yeti if anyone's interested: http://www.groupon.com/deals/yak-yeti...

                    https://www.facebook.com/yakandyetibi...

                    I might get it and trundle over there since it's hard by the homestead. Everyone should have a yak momo before they die, right? Though I'm not thrilled by the lack of a functioning website or online menu. facebook is not am adequate substitute for me. Strange that food style is listed as brunch yet they don't open till 4 pm. Perhaps I'll call and get more deets (604) 428-4422