Kuma Izakaya is one of the newest Japanese restaurants in the heart of Yaletown. Owner and Chef Kim previously worked at the award-winning restaurants French Laundry and Miku, proving his specialty and expertise in various types of cuisines. He has also managed restaurants in both Korea and the US. With Kuma Izakaya, he brings his passion to serve the freshest iconic dishes while satisfying customers’ needs and wants in Yaletown.
The staff also bring their passion to every single dish. Through our best service, we hope that you will have a wonderful experience at Kuma.