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120 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2248
+1 518-377-6637
11:00 - 21:00
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Schenectady, New York
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I've been there at least four times and it has always been very good. The menu is vast but I really love the fried wontons, from the appetizer menu as I recall. This is not a buffet.

Thank Nell70
Niskayuna, New York
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015

A third generation has turned a popular but dated Cantonese village restaurant into a hip Asian fusion bistro with a tasteful urban vibe and expanded menu. My partner ordered Szechuan chicken while I had hibachi salmon. Both were well prepared and tasty. There were many Thai and Japanese dishes that smelled delicious passing by. Sadly no one was sitting at... More 

Thank Melinda P
Scotia, New York, United States
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014

The former Dragon Garden in Scotia has a new owner that totally gutted the old restaurant and has transformed the space into a new and vibrant establishment. We dined there recently with our son and daughter - in -law and had a delicious meal. We started off with Crab Rangoon, Thai Chicken Lettuce Cup and Shrimp Sushi. Now my wife... More 

Thank 571Chris
Glenville, New York
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014

This restaurant has closed. There are plans for a new restaurant. This restaurant has closed. This restaurant has closed. This restaurant has closed.

Thank M P
Scotia, New York
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We've been going to the Dragon Garden for 20 years. We loved their take-out on busy nights when I did not have time to cook. Their buffet was always fresh and good. Unfortunately Joe decided to close and now repairs are being done for a new resturant-I'm not sure if it will be as good or if it will be... More 

Thank Michele W
Amsterdam, New York
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2014

This used to be the BEST chinese place around. Buffet was always fresh, new and priced well. The last time we went though the buffet was half empty and what was there was picked over and just typical buffet food. They usually have something new or interesting on it but not this time. We will give it another try but... More 

Thank decels1970
1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

This restaurant closed in mid-August because the owner sold it and retired. Waitress indicated that the new owner plans to reopen with a new Chinese menu in a couple of months. Not sure if it will have a new name.

Scotia, New York
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88 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Without question, this is the best Chinese restaurant around. Joe Chan, with his wife and family, have provided outstanding meals for over 35 years in the Scotia area. They offer a very good lunch and evening buffet, as well as "from the menu" selections, with take out available. Combine this with a movie across Mohawk Ave at the Scotia Cinema... More 

Thank Catherine R
Hagaman, New York
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Order off the menu, it's not the same food on the buffet. The menu food is the best Chinese food in the area. The wonton soup is the best I have ever had.

Thank Billy G
Saratoga Springs, New York
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2013

Dragon Gardens is one of the few Chinese restaurants around that is still a real restaurant. They do have a buffet but you can also order off their extensive menu. Takeout is also available. The best quality Chinese food in our area by far.

Thank maristgrad

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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Chinese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Mohawk Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2248
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Scotia
  • Phone Number: +1 518-377-6637

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