When you hear the term "Let's get out of the city" maybe you think Whistler... possibly even Tofino... but not often do you picture yourself sticking Surrey in the ol' GPS. Well I'm here to tell you that Surrey is actually home to a plethora of unbelievable culinary destinations.
From incredible sushi, to some of the best Indian food on the west coast the options are endless so hopefully your apatite is as well.
Here are list of spots that are absolutely worth leaving Vancouver for.
My Shanti by Vikram Vij // 15869 Croydon Drive, Surrey
Well, any food touched by Vikram Vij pretty much turns into gold, so you know this Indian spot is going to be worth leaving downtown for.
Old Surrey Restaurant // 13483 72 Avenue, Surrey
As they say on their website this is "Surreys nostalgic dining experience" It's been around since 1975 they serve up beautifully inspired dishes using ingredients from the families Chilliwack farm!
Al & Jan's Fish & Chips // 9014 152 Street, Surrey
These are some of the best Fish & Chips you are going to find. It's a great diner-style fish and chip place that people can not get enough of.
Tap Restaurant // 15350 34 Avenue, South Surrey
It's a contemporary bistro serving up classically modern dishes. They have got beautiful tapas options, or entrees that will blow you away!
The Cabin Restaurant // 12302 Beecher Street, Crescent Beach, Surrey
They are an upscale-casual eatery serving up a fantastic Pacific Northwest style menu. They've got you covered for beautiful seafood dishes, AAA steaks, even gluten free options.
Chopsticks On Pho // 15325 56 Avenue, Surrey
Amazing pho, killer bánh mì and some of the best stir-fried noodles you'll ever try!
Guildford Sushi House // 10330 152 Street, Surrey
These guys have all the favourites and more! So fresh and the dishes are absolutely beautiful.
Rasoi Restaurant // 3268 King George Blvd Surrey
Rasoi is Indian food done right! Both meat and vegetarian options, along with a long list of amazing currey dishes!
New York New York Greek // 6361 152 Street, Surrey
You don't have to go to New York for good Greek, because New York New York Greek does amazing Greek in a New York atmosphere! They've got traditional Greek dishes, along with seafood, steak, pasta and more. Yum.
Nagoya Sushi // 9175 148 Street, Surrey
Incredible service and quality for a great price! It's super fresh sushi that is always presented absolutely beautifully.
Green Lettuce // 6350 120 Street, Surrey
This is spot has indian-style chinese cuisine! It is definitely a combination that will have you coming back again and again!
Kababji Grill // 15775 Croydon Drive, Surrey
This is everyones favourite Lebanese spot in Surrey! Incredible wraps, shawarma, hummus all with fantastic flavour.
Sheila's Bistro // 2181 160 Street, Surrey
At Sheila's they only use the freshest local ingredients around! You're going to find beautiful refreshing dishes, in a lovely environment, it's definite go-to anytime you're in Surrey.
Kami Japanese Restaurant // 12101 72 Avenue, Surrey
It's an absolutely stunning Japanese restaurant with chic decor and an unreal menu. You will love the dim lighting and open concept and definitely come back for more.
Sushi California // 10320 152a Street, Surrey
Amazing, detailed sushi plates that will blow you away. Absolutely fantastic quality and price point. A definite spot to check out!
Morgans Restaurant // 3500 Morgan Creek Way, Surrey
It's a little more upscale and absolutely delicious! I've heard the chicken and waffles are pretty much to die for.