This is now a PERSIAN grocery store. They still have some Mexican things but not what I was expecting at all.
I have been going to this store for about 6 years now and there are only 2 reasons for that:
- they sell Harina Pan (which is a traditional ingredient from my native country Venezuela to make arepas).
- it has the best price for that product in the lower mainland (believe me, I have looked in other places for years!).
No service at all, however they have plenty of international products that... more
The fact that this place sells fresh large tortillas alone makes El Sureno indispensable in Vancouver. The tortillas in the clear plastic bags taste so much better than the mass-produced tortillas and this is one place in the city i have found them.
On the other hand, the avocados here are usually unripe or well past their prime, but that goes for most any avocado sold in Vancouver so what can... more