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Rare and exotic culinary ingredients from around the world, including the freshest and most fragrant herbs and spices available.

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Absolutely love their authentic flavors! South China Seas never disappoints. A must-try!

Sophia Walker

Top-notch service and quality ingredients. Every time I give them a try, is a delight.

Liam Johnson

Exquisite ingredients that make me feel so good. South China Seas captures the essence.

Lucas Martinez

Flavors explode in every bite. South China Seas is my go-to for genuine taste.

Sophia Martin

A culinary journey of deliciousness! South China Seas brings the best taste to all my foods.

Liam Harris

Impeccable presentation and taste. South China Seas stands out in delivering remarkable experiences.

Ethan Clark

I really appreciate being able to find spices/oils/flavours that are pretty much unavailable anywhere else! Today I got some 'apricot and ras el hanout paste'!! My daughter is going to love it :-)

Cheryl Sorenson

Very helpful and nice people working at this store in Granville Island , Vancouver !!!

Vida (and Joe) Balciunas

Price a bit too high service is excellent

Kayoko Hayashi

The lady who helped us was excellent, went through my list of items quickly and efficiently, gathering them up for me in no time at all. Thank you!

Ruth Thompson

I live in Northern B.C. and LOVE shopping at South China Seas online! Great items, great service - I wish I was there in person, but online works for me!

Joan LeClair

I like quality spices. Thanks!

Shelly Anderson

The person who helped me was really friendly and helpful with figuring out what I needed

Lydia Unsworth

I just moved from Victoria to Vancouver and I look forward to shopping at South China Seas regularly. Lovely selection of products I know and use, and products I have yet to discover. Thank You.

Shelly Anderson

I experienced both employees as helpful and pleasant. Things were explained well.

Maureen McAllister

You were helpful and kind. Thank you.

Maggie Wilson

Excellent advice. Thank you

Susan Burton

Great help with product.

Pauline Decloedt

The staff were so great with helping me find ingredients and suggesting some alternatives to those that you didn't have in stock.

Audra Neil

So nice to be able to find everything for international dishes


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"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

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"Excellent spot to find otherwise obscure ingredients. I found long peppercorns after a year of searching and real wasabi!"

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"I've been shopping at South China Seas for over 20 years and I'm always happy with the selection of products . . . I can always find the sauces and ingredients that I need for my favourite Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Latin American recipes."