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Lee Garden

#124 of 6,976 Restaurants in Toronto
#134 of 7,403 Places to Eat in Toronto
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331 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
(416) 593-9524
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food!

We heard about lee garden from someone who lives in toronto as being the beat. And it was! Awesome food, very typical, good proces, very nice aervice! Loved it! Highly recomend it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Marta I
Lisbon, Portugal
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  • Families with children
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Lisbon, Portugal
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We heard about lee garden from someone who lives in toronto as being the beat. And it was! Awesome food, very typical, good proces, very nice aervice! Loved it! Highly recomend it!

Thank Marta I
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant on the recommendation of the hotel concierge where I was staying. Visited with a group of colleagues. There are not a lot of tables for groups larger than 4 and so we had to wait some time (20-30 minutes) to get a table. However once we were seated we enjoyed some delicious food. Service was a little... More 

Thank RedhedWales
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very bad service and the food is okay. We ordered two dishes - one arrived 29 ,minutes after the first one.

Thank Fady A
Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming here of and on for more than 2 decades and the food, atmosphere, popularity and service are still certainly worth a visit if you are looking for good value in Toronto's main China town: we enjoyed the crispy black cod, ginger chicken and sweet & sour pork (check out the menu items on the wall). Highly... More 

Thank j b
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123 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

This was very much worth the 40 minute walk. A small but well packed restaurant full of customers. I opted for the meal for one - Jumbo honey garlic chicken wings. Steamed rice. Hot sour soup. Beef with spring onion and ginger. Deep fried banana. Green tea. All for $18 Amazing value, and not cheap tasting food either!! And one... More 

Thank Simon F
Dunnville, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

I ordered the dinner special to go. $12 for soup, choice of meat, rice and then dessert. It was so good. Wonton soup homemade wontons with shrimp inside. Then Sichuan chicken with rice. Deep fried banana with honey for dessert. It was so good, next time I hope I can stay to eat my meal.

Thank hoovey
Jefferson City, Missouri, United States
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Crowded, busy and we didn't know we were to fill out our food order on the tiny paper the person who seated us put in the middle of our table. There was limited server interaction. We eat at many Chinese restaurants, this one had average food at best. Way too expensive for the small portions and quality we received.

Thank Rick B
Jersey, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We were only in Toronto for two nights and ate at Mansion Keg and on the first night and then Lee Garden. Chalk and cheese!! Lee garden was excellent and the portions enormous. We had the beef in black bean with rice noodles and Chicken with ginger and oyster sauce. Both dishes were delicious. Our party of 6 were amazed... More 

Thank Kim N
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

we had visitors with us and were looking for a nice Chinese restaurant to go for Friday night dinner. they saved us the table 25 minutes after reserved hour [we were late], place was very clean and friendly. food was very good and prices reasonable. we are for sure coming back to this one,

Thank ShlomitShteyer
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

My family and I have been going to Lee Garden since we were little kids, so about 25 years. We absolutely love going there for dinner!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 331 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: (416) 593-9524

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children


Open Hours
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

Neighborhood Profile
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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