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Congee Queen

#267 of 6,762 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
North York
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895 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-916-0338
Today
10:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 10:30 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 00:00
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Toronto, Canada
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I have frequented this restaurant over many years, most typically for lunch Arrive before or after the crowd - it gets busy with wait times going out the door. When we go, we will typically order take out as well for another meal. Hot/sour soup is great, salt and pepper squid is amazing, most things on the... More 

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Thank Dan H
Toronto, Canada
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always busy and worth the wait in line. Once seated and order taken food came soon after. Tasty and authentic !

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Thank ElaineTO
Haliburton, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We really enjoy the food here. Consistently well prepared delicious food at a reasonable price. You never have to worry that it is good this time but not last time. I would not hesitate to recommend Congee Queen .

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Thank Dorytraveller
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We have friends that visit from Ohio and HAVE to visit this location each and every time. There are 10 of us that meet regularly and sit tight feast on an amazing variety of dishes. The favorites are the turnips. The squid deep fried are on the list too. Spicy pork chops and house phai thai are amazing don't forget... More 

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Thank Kathryn G
Guelph, Canada
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228 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went for supper with family and friends. As expected, the place was busy. Service was quick and efficient. Food was delivered quickly. Good food and reasonably priced. Advise everyone to visit

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Thank savuka1958
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I used to find the name a bit of a turnoff but after our second visit this year I can say they offer a vast selection of authentic Chinese dishes such as beef, chicken, bbq pork, seafood and vegetables. On both occasions we ended up taking home the left overs and finished every bit. The place can be very busy... More 

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Thank 746walterb
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have visited this restaurant many times and I am always impressed how many Asian people frequent this place as well. It is generally a good indication of good food and traditional dishes being served. It's not a fancy place but always clean and well kept, brightly lit and full of people having a good time. The food is always... More 

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Thank Colin B
Troy, Michigan
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202 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Congee Queen has taken over Congee King as the best Chinese noodle and rice shop in greater Toronto in Scarborough, North York and Leslie. Great value.

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Thank tlc248
Canada
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65 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

very tasty dishes and large portion with good price. waiters are friendly and helpful. amble parking and late night dinning is the best for night owls highly recommended and will for sure come again

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Thank mich502
Flushing, New York
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

1. Good food, 2. Good price 3. Quick Service, 4. A wide array of dishes. 5. I always stop by here on my yearly visit to Toronto. 6. 10/10 will eat again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 00:00
Thursday
10:30 - 00:00
Friday
10:30 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 895 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North York
  • Neighbourhood: North York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-916-0338

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

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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, its rivers, arboretums, and parks cater to outdoor activities, while its historical villages paint Toronto's history in exciting shades. Bumper cars, mini golf, and inexpensive shopping also help cater to the inclusive family feel.
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