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Famous Chinese Restaurant

702 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2A6, Canada
+1 403-678-9535
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“ginger beef” (20 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
“wonton soup” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
702 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2A6, Canada
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered a spicy fish and beef with vege, taste alright. Though not outstanding, but a place of choice as not many choice of Chinese restaurant around.

Thank willa w
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This establishment was recommended by a friend so my wife and son decided to give it a try after a long day hiking in Canmore and Banff. We had the dinner for 3 and were more than satisfied with the quality and quantity of the...More

Thank biggarbob
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We went to eat at this restaurant noontime to beat the crowd and thinking we can have fresh preparation of meal. That is what we thought for they are just opening. The soup is salty, the fried rice was cold, so i have to call...More

Thank alicehitch09
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Food was excellent but we thought that going at about 730 would be good....but WAITED and people who did take out came in and they waited. Food was great and I'd go again, but expect a wait.

Thank 988BarbaraS988
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We brought our foreign visitors here while travelling as starving travellers we chose this restaurant on the advise of the hotel clerk. First ever hit of Chinese food. More than happy. Fresh, hot, well prepared, good flavours. Good enough we skipped the Chinatown meal in...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We stopping at this restaurant after a full day travelling in the car. The food itself was very good, we have no complaints. However, the service was very slow and they serviced warm beer. The lesson learned was do not order a beer at a...More

Thank Shreder
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a late dinner here after a long day of driving on a week day and were seated right away. We ordered sesame chicken, Kung Pao chicken, eggplant and tofu (substituted for the pork), and cashew chicken. All meals were very tasty, and all...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Canmore for over 30 years. This is our first visit to Famous Chinese not a bad little place. Some of the portions were a little small but over all good flavor.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Came here on a Thursday night in early August. Given that it was peak season for Banff tourism, there was a 15-20 minute wait for our party of 5 to be seated. After being seated, our party waited patiently for 30 minutes. No one came...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We ordered a couple of dishes. At a place like here, the dishes are excellent: sweet and sour prawns, beef with broccoli, eggplant and minced pork in clay pot, yong chow fried rice, French beans with minced meat. What was disappointing, considering this is a...More

Thank Derrick A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Canadian Rockies  >  Kananaskis Country  >  Canmore
  • Phone Number: +1 403-678-9535
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