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111 2 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Description: The best Bubbletea and Asian Dessert place in Alberta!

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great variety of dessert

Really impressed by the wide range of Chinese dessert available, from the traditional one to more trendy one. But it's quite expensive to be honest! The service was slow to eat in, but phone in order was ready quite fast.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 17, 2011
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Edmonton, Alberta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

What happened to this place? The Dessert House use to be one of the top hang out spots in my generation. I remember that place use to be packed with people lining up for bubble tea. But I guess all great things come to an end. After they relocated, service has never been the same. Wait times for a bubble... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My husband and I came to this dessert house to check out their Fluffy ice. It was really good. We didn't expect to find flavor fluffy snow ice in Calgary but it was good. We tried a few different desserts that's like Hong Kong style and we both enjoyed. They used fresh fruits on the dessert which was really great!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

This "B-Tsai" dessert house has over 10 years of history in Calgary's Chinatown and they remain one of the most expensive snack restaurants there. Probably they make dishes fresh to orders or that they do not have enough kitchen staff, customers have to wait for a long time after placing the orders. However, the food quality is not as good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

In my opinion the best fruity bubble drinks in town. But the owners always act like you've pissed them off by having the audacity to walk in and ordering drinks! If you're desparate for bubbles and don't care about rudeness it's your best bet. They are not always that rude...just 90% of the time. Prices are on the higher side.

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Edmonton, Alberta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

Really impressed by the wide range of Chinese dessert available, from the traditional one to more trendy one. But it's quite expensive to be honest! The service was slow to eat in, but phone in order was ready quite fast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

If your looking for Authentic Bubbletea with real tea and real fruit - this is the place to go! They have amazing snacks traditionally based out of Taiwan and Hong Kong! It's the go to place for sure to chat up, hang out and chow down!

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Address: 111 2 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
Cuisine: Asian

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  • Address: 111 2 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Description

The best Bubbletea and Asian Dessert place in Alberta!

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