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The Bean Sprout

1448 Lawrence Ave E | Unit 7, Toronto, Ontario M4A 2S8, Canada
+1 416-755-8899
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
6 Jul 2017
“Good for a quick lunch!”
16 Aug 2017
“Garbage food, scammers”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
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1448 Lawrence Ave E | Unit 7, Toronto, Ontario M4A 2S8, Canada
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Do not eat here, do not be fooled by the 6.99$ buffet sign, this place is a total scam!! Went in for the 6.99 lunch, had a plate of food and was charged 15.81$ on my card, in small writing on tiny sign says lunch...More

Thank mikepiccin
Mark c, Manager at The Bean Sprout, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Dear Mikepiccin I would like to thank you for your review on our restaurant. It's only thru customer reviews that we can strive to improve, better our selves and make changes when needed to better serve our customers. I was very disappointed to read about...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

My son loves this place. You come in for the all you can eat buffet at lunch. Sure it's steam-table food, but it's fresh, and it's tasty, so what more are you looking for ?

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I went here today for the first time after hearing about this place for many months. Oh my gosh...what took me so long!!! I have celiac disease and can't eat gluten. The food was amazing. I have been missing Chinese food like this for many...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This review is in the context of me having lots of allergies (soy, gluten, peanuts, eggs, milk), which makes it hard to eat out, especially asian food. I went here by chance, and was pleasantly surprised by the friendliness and knowledge of the owner, who...More

Thank Anna E
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Tl;dr: Absurd random price hikes by the owner, several strict rules for a supposed "buffet", the owner constantly monitors at you during your entire stay (to make sure you don't steal??), no free tap water, and stale food. I had high hopes of finding an...More

Thank Emon S
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Tucked away in a large strip mall, Bean Sprout is a small place. It's fairly clean and staff are friendly. Take out small container $7 and large one $8 - go to the counter and fill up with whatever you want. $10 buffet lunch and...More

Thank wildkard
Reviewed 5 February 2015

I have been going to this restaurant for several years now and it is the best Chinese food in the area that's for sure. The staff is always very welcoming and friendly. The atmosphere is clean and decent. Definitely a great find and great price...More

Thank Van B
Reviewed 7 August 2014

They have really tasty Chinese food for less then 10 dollars! They also have a Buffet to go which is very affordable, 8 bucks! It won't hurt the bank for this yummy food!!!

1  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 4 February 2013 via mobile

My favorite place for Chinese takeout. It has a buffet concept - you put what you want in your plate/container and then pay fixed price. Try their soup (was free - now 0.75$ extra)! The chef works hard; the place has people so the food...More

1  Thank Cccp1975
Reviewed 13 January 2013

great food , small restaurant but fresh mini buffet, great price ,Dine-in is $8.99 for lunch or $9.99 for dinner and $6.99 for takeout , you can't beat it, been there 4 times a still good

Thank Gord M
Nearby
North York
North York is one of Toronto's most culturally diverse
neighborhoods. Home to a number of cultural events
throughout the year that celebrate the city's varied
ethnic communities, it's always worthwhile to see
what's going on in the area. Its cross-section of
inhabitants include students and long-time residents,
giving North York an eclectic feeling of being both
local and international. Extremely family-friendly,
...More
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1448 Lawrence Ave E | Unit 7, Toronto, Ontario M4A 2S8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North York
  • Neighbourhood: North York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-755-8899
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