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Cameron Chinese Restaurant

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21 Cameron Street South, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3N1, Canada
519-576-3030
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    Very good
  • 11
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Food but will never go again

Went here for a few years regularly; last time i ordered takeout, I decided to ask for the lemon sauce on the side as it was getting mixed in with the singapore noodles. The restaurant said they could do that at a cost of an additional $1.50. WHAT??? They said that if sauce is on the side the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
canuckk
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
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Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Went here for a few years regularly; last time i ordered takeout, I decided to ask for the lemon sauce on the side as it was getting mixed in with the singapore noodles. The restaurant said they could do that at a cost of an additional $1.50. WHAT??? They said that if sauce is on the side the additional cost... More 

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St. Jacobs, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Some of the menu items were great (especially the seafood, including shrimp!). Others were decent but not as remarkable. Tables are pretty close together and it seems like a popular place for groups / kids so it was a bit loud (but lively!). Overall, a good choice for Chinese and I would go back.

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Waterloo, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Ingredients were fresh and masterfully prepared. Spring rolls were excellent and the menu has a wide array of choices.

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Wingham, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Just discovered this little nugget with our kids recently, and have been back again. The food is excellent, and very plentiful. Priced right as well. Yes, the parking is not so great, but everything else measures up. The interior is nicely done, not over the top, but clean and neat. The servers are dressed smartly, and are quite efficient. No... More 

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Cincinnati, OH
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Wow. Some of their entree's are the most delicious I've had in a Chinese establishment! The shrimp in hot peppercorn sauce was unbelievable. I can't remember what my spouse ordered...but it was excellent as well. We'll be back for sure.

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Waterloo, Canada
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102 reviews 102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

You know the saying: “In the land of the blind the one-eyed man is king?” Well, that pretty sums up the Cameron restaurant. Here’s the problem. Kitchener-Waterloo is a dreary wasteland for Chinese food lovers. I used to live in two different Chinatowns in Toronto and I chowed down Chinese food all the time. By the standard of my neighbourhood... More 

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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food is always very good here, both off the regular menu, and off the Dim Sum menu earlier in the day. Service is usually weak and a little unfriendly, but not terrible. Parking is usually a challenge.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Excellent lobster here, the food is always good. Friendly staff. Excellent rice and seafood. Good value.

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Kitchener, Ontario
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Enjoyed the Asian ambiance of the newly decorated restaurant.. Staff was pleasant from the initial greeting to the service and the checkout. Staff was smartly and uniformally attired in black and white. Smiles and pleasant greetings were exhibited throughout the meal. Menu is easily comprehended with individual dinners: servings and combinations. We selected a combination meal and were pleased with... More 

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ONTARIO, CANADA
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We have been getting take out from Cameron Chinese for over 18 yrs. The portions are great. We're always full. It's never a long wait. We have never ate there, which I don't know why not, maybe because we only live a few blocks away and just get it for home. I also really like the containers you get with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 21 Cameron Street South, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 3N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: 519-576-3030

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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