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Canton Gourmet

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3808 Prince St, Flushing, NY 11354-4430
+1 718-886-9288
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Vancouver, Canada
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

4 of us went and tried their lunch menu. The price was a bit high and the portions were small. We wanted to try the food first so we ordered 3 dishes. The food was ok. The service from the waiter was terrible. We would not go back again because of this.

Thank Pandas88
Holbrook, New York
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336 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Well, My wife and I were coming home from Manhattan and we have not been to Flushing for a Really Good Chinese Meal in a very LONG time, so went on Tripadvisor to get some idea's and decided to Go to #1 Rated Place in Flushing. That DID NOT work out ( see my Review ), so we went next... More 

Thank vegman58
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116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016

The food choice was good. First time that I have seen couch on a menu. The servers were so so. I also recommend the specialty rice and eggplant if someone is vegetarian.

Thank Valerie P
Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015

The food is good and the price is ok. It is more suitable for family style sharing. The entrees doesn't come with rice. So you have to order side dish of rice and pay extra which is confusing. Also, I've ordered the vegetarian noodles but they gave me more expensive seafood version. The waiters seems pissed off so I didn't... More 

Thank Chansky
Baltimore, Maryland
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137 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Decent meal at average prices for the food. The beef was a little tough for us. The Chicken tofu hot pot was good and so was the snow pea leaves. Service decent. Has tablecloths. Food is Hong Kong style cooking.

Thank Too Poor 2
Forest Hills, New York
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619 reviews
351 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 454 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

My husband and I dine here at least once a month for the past three years. With so many wonderful Chines restaurants in Queens we still choose this one for our Canton style shrimp and eggs fix and the pan fried noodles with vegetables. The restaurant on Prince street in the heart of Flushing (the China Town of Queens) is... More 

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Trinidad and Tobago
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2015

I visited this restaurant during my vacation in New York together with my family and friends. Despite the long wait for seating the service was generally quick. The staff treated us well. The food was quite different compared to what I am used to at home. There was a wide variety. I would recommend trying the fried crab. This place... More 

Thank Abbytm
The Villages, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

My wife and I went to Canton Gourmet Restaurant lately to have dinner. We ordered the food we loved, and they came out very good indeed. Not only were they found to be tasty, good flavored, and piping-hot, their presentation and arrangement were also impressive, so much so that they helped to increase our appetite. Indeed, they also have a... More 

Thank Ming C
Manila, Philippines
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124 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

The food was good. Unfortunately the waiters weren't as friendly and the restaurant wasn't as clean as I hoped it to be. I love their panfry noodles with seafood and dungeness crab.

Thank Cathy C
Fresh Meadows, New York
1 review
Reviewed 9 February 2014

We weren't happy with their service so we tipped them a little. the waiter dare told us that we didn't tip them enough. He yelled us don't come back. I don't think we will go back. There are so many nice restaurants in Flushing. I couldn't believe the manager let a waiter yell their customers!

Thank Ivydreams

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3808 Prince St, Flushing, NY 11354-4430
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: +1 718-886-9288

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