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Channing Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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1002 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H7, Canada
+1 519-376-0718
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Port Elgin Ontario
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good food, good prices and great staff. Food comes out of the kitchen fairly fast and we were not disappointed.

Thank Wolfy57
Owen Sound
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Have eaten there many times. Pleasant, efficient staff. Enchanting decor and most of all, the food is always good. This is the ONLY Chinese restaurant worth dining in if you're in Owen Sound.

Thank SDN24
Wiarton, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Channings is always a great place to eat in Owen Sound as it is right on the main corners of downtown. The food is of excellent quatility, good portion sizes, lots of variety and friendly and efficient staff. Our favourite Chinese Restaurant.

Thank Marlene B
Owen Sound, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have been a customer at this family run restaurant for more than 20 plus years now. I took my wife there before we were married and now there are 3 generations that love this place, we get great service great food and a great deal when we dine there. We never leave hungry just happy and full lol. This... More 

Thank kered2016
Kemble, Canada
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The best chinese food anywhere. This place cant be beat! Try the Channing Wonton Soup. It's HUGE and delicious!

Thank Marcia W
Bruce Peninsula
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love the Chaning's food. Lots to choose from but our favorite is the Chaning bowls, chicken balls (order sauce on the side) spring rolls and eggs rolls. Lots of room and they can accommodate a larger group. We always order extra so we make sure there are leftovers for the next day's lunch.

Thank ajkc3224
Owen Sound, Canada
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Channing is one of the oldest restaurants in Owen Sound. Throughout the years there food remained awesome

Thank whatifnothing
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I'm a senior and I like spices if you don't like spices like you food very bland. This is the place to go. Service is excellent. But when I order a curry chicken. I expect the curry. To tastes like curry but I have to omit Lotta seniors like it there

Thank Star S
Owen Sound, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just oil everywhere. I mean insane amount if oil. Lemon chicken almost burnt, like so fried it's just a thin dark husk. And burnt noodles, how do you burn noodles? Hear great things but got just oil and burnt noodles. I think this is the worst Chinese food I have ever had. Sad cause I don't get why it's so... More 

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Owen Sound, Canada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had Channing Restaurant, Chinese food on New Years Day. It was delicious. Honey garlic chicken balls, sweet & sour chicken balls, & sesame chicken are my favourites. Portions are generous and freshly made, and quite reasonable.

Thank Wendy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Owen Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 519-376-0718

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