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1350 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
250-754-8861
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Dinner

If you love Chinese food, Cantonese food, in particular, and you live in, or visiting, mid Vancouver Island, try out this little restaurant on Stewart Avenue on the water front. You will not be disappointed. Owner Ben is an excellent cook. This is the best Chinese food you can get in Nanaimo, in my... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Nanaimo, Canada
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Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

If you love Chinese food, Cantonese food, in particular, and you live in, or visiting, mid Vancouver Island, try out this little restaurant on Stewart Avenue on the water front. You will not be disappointed. Owner Ben is an excellent cook. This is the best Chinese food you can get in Nanaimo, in my opinion. Delicious food, reasonable price, yet... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Good chinese food at reasonable prices. Staff were knowledgeable about the cuisine and had a attentive attitude towards the customers. The servings were adequate.

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Nanaimo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Some was OK some was inedible. Almond chickens was like leather. Voiced our concerns and 10 minutes latter our server come back and told us they thought it was freezer burned and walked away. We got her back and she offered 10% off but the leather was still on the bill. The food was not good the service was not... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Walked here from our motel on owner's recommendation. Excellent food, large portions satisfied my 15 yo and 20 yo sons. Excellent spring rolls, not greasy. Ordered the schezwan chicken and boy was it hot !,! Not the usual dumbed down version. Lots of fresh veggies. Very authentic food, Chinese noodles a great hit. No msg or salty aftertaste hours later.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The food and service were excellent! My only complaint would be location. Small parking lot and the air conditioning was set way too cold for my taste. We would definitely recommend this restaurant, just car pool and bring a sweater - or maybe a parka.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Love this Chinese restaurant, always fresh consistent great food. Definitely our go to place if craving Chinese. Takes a while to get your food but always piping hot and very fresh.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Greasy, bland and below average even for Chinese Canadian cuisine. They delivered to my hotel but with no sauces plum or soy, there shanghai noodles were soggy the deep fried shrimp was fishy, greasy and over battered. And like I said not even a soy or plum sauce. And when I called I was told I should have known to... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

We sat on the back patio with a good view of the water (plus an equally good view of the parking lot). It is right next to an oyster processing company which can smell very ripe when operating. Luckily it wasn't and we had a really good dinner. Service was friendly, food came out quickly, larger than average portions, every... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This was our first visit and we'll definitely return. Ordered a later lunch. Kung Po Chicken was delicious, loaded with fresh veggies, cashews and just the right amount of heat. Hubby ordered a combo plate and was pleased with his meal as well. Tables at the back have a bit of a water/working dock view.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

This was my first time visiting this Chinese restaurant and was quite excited because some of friends recommended their food. When we got the first dish, we asked for rice. The server suddenly said 'You don't have to use that attitude. We are here to serve you but not to be treated badly.' Like, what just happened? I asked for... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 1350 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: 250-754-8861

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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