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Shanghai Chop Suey

610 3 Ave S, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
(403) 327-3552
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Ranked #73 of 214 Restaurants in Lethbridge
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Smiths Falls, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I eat out every meal of every day. The only time I have home cooked meals is on family reunions. I have probably eaten at 200 different Chinese places in my life. This is hands down the worst Chinese restaurant I've ever been to in terms of food. I ordered the combo plate no. 1, had one bite, and asked... More

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Cut Bank, MT
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99 reviews 99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

So glad we were able to get in a lunch date when in Lethbridge last week! We love the quaint little dining room overlooking Galt Park downtown. The food is great, good price and service is always with a cheerful smile and a lot of fun! :)

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Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Ordered Cantonese chow mein, ginger beef, and beef and broccoli. We ate a bite of each. It was horrible. We walked out with out finishing. No refund offered. Won't be going back.

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Lethbridge
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We had a quick family dinner here. The service was good, we got our food fast, the advice for the children's dish was very good, they liked it and mine was also very good, I had noodles with chicken. But my husband 's dish really missed taste. He did put some salt and pepper on it, but it didn't really... More

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Spokane, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We were staying at a hotel in the area on August 29, 2013 and arrived into town late and didn't feel like going out for dinner. The Shanghai took our order and delivered our food in less time than it would have taken us to drive there, get seated and order. The food was very good. We will be placing... More

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Taber
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We love their food, perhaps the best Chinese dish that we have in Lethbridge. The place is so old. I am hoping that they will soon renovate the place. It does not look clean because because interiors are so old with dark colors. If they will have an updated ambience of the restaurant everything will be great!! Their menus are... More

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British Columbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013 via mobile

We've been ordering from Shanghi since the early 80's as we travel through lethbridge to BC... Why? Because my parent did of course! The food is always good; hot and ready... The staff member that helped me today was not any help at all.... As usual I called about 25 minutes before getting into town. Turns out the person didn't... More

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Alberta, Canada
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141 reviews 141 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

When in Lethbridge I have always made a point of eating here and I have never been dissappointed. Same this time, it had been about 5 years since my last visit but the food quality and quantity was excellent as always. Service was friendly, fast and spot on. This restaurant has been run by the same family from this location... More

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Calgary
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

This is Chinese food that was typical in many small prairie towns 50 or 75 years ago. It is good enough and with menu selections of an earlier era, will fill you up with generous portions, - its not over priced and the restaurant is not pretentious either. We did observe many people dropping in to pick up take out... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I have been eating the Chinese Food from Shanghi regularly for the past fifty years (ie. hundreds of times). The service has always been friendly and the food consistently good. The best food can be found Monday to Saturday 5:15 pm to about 7:30 pm. Food is not quite as good late at night or on Sundays or Holidays. The... More

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