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Canton Garden

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30 Farnham Gate Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3W8, Canada
+1 902-406-7788
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the best we've found living here over 10 years. We go almost monthly. The dumplings are really great. Love the lemon chicken and the spicy dishes and noodle options are great too. We don't order the "American-style" items, so can't recommend those. But their specialty dishes are excellent.

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Thank GMG7419
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Unlike most people I do not order the chicken ball combo. I got an egg roll which was meat paste and very tasty, 12 pork dumplings which were among the best I have ever had in Halifax, and a Fried Noodle in Black Bean Sauce. The noodle was more like a thai noodle and the veggies were prefect; It is... More 

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1 Thank Becky S
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We have been ordering Take out form Canton Garden since they opened. The food is terrific! Great egg rolls, Won Ton soup is fantastic and can honestly say that we have never been disappointed. Portions are good. Only one time had an issue. When I returned home with an extra something I hadn't ordered but was charged for. Soooooo I... More 

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Thank Mike M
Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We've had dim sum at several restaurants in the Halifax. This is consistently the best. The dishes are always fresh and service swift Come early because it fills up quickly.

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Thank pensi
Thunder Bay, Canada
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234 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This restaurant is situated in a small plaza with plenty of parking. Our party of six visited a little late in the day and found the food and the service to be great. We samples the wontons, spring rolls, sweet and sour ribs, shanghai noodles, General Tao's chicken and the Szechuan shrimp and vegetables, all were great. We did note... More 

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Thank Roadrat1948
Halifax Region, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

a group of 9 of us went and we each ordered a different dish to share. the food was so fresh and the service was wonderful. This is my new favourite Chinese food restaurant. I can't wait to go back!

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Thank Maritimers810
Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I have been going to this place for weekend dim-sum for the past couple of years and love the fresh, home-made dumplings. The prices are very affordable (sometimes I am surprised by the amount of food I get for the price I pay) and judging by the fact that the overwhelming majority of their clientele is Chinese (at least when... More 

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1 Thank yukaritanukipon
Fredericton, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Absolutely blown away by the quality of food and service at Canton. Food was fresh and delicious and the restaurant was very modern and clean. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Daniel B
Ontario, Canada
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93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We have been coming to this restaurant for 9 years and the last two times tried to other places - no comparison! The service here is consistent and they are always attentive and friendly. Had 5 of our party of 7 to come for DimSum and we order seafood congee, two orders of taro wraps, pork siu Mai, two orders... More 

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Thank sunseeking17
Dartmouth, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We went here with my family and we're satisfied with the food they've served. Staffs provide us good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Farnham Gate Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3W8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-406-7788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?