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1130 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
250-871-8808
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Lunch Buffet

We now try to go once a week for lunch on Monday (Seniors day-15% off). This is the best Chinese buffet we've found north of Arizona (including our local one in Campbell River)! We even get take-out once a month or so to bring home for 2 more meals. Their almond gai ding is great - huge chunks... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Dawn H
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Campbell River, Canada
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Campbell River, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We now try to go once a week for lunch on Monday (Seniors day-15% off). This is the best Chinese buffet we've found north of Arizona (including our local one in Campbell River)! We even get take-out once a month or so to bring home for 2 more meals. Their almond gai ding is great - huge chunks of chicken... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Our go-to place of family birthdays. Lots of space with various size tables to accommodate singles, couples or groups. We always have the buffet or take-out. A good variety and the chicken wings are especially good and so apparently is the hot and sour soup, according to my family! Also a side bar of sushi as well as standard "Western... More 

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comox valley,bc cacada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Celebrated Canada Day at Lewis Park,The wife said lets do Chinese,So off we go to Bamboo Gardens,The wife has the Buffet and I order off the Menu.They do it well,they even had a concession at the Canada Day Celebrations.Most impressed as usual with David,Simone and Mary.Glad you Chose Canada,and Courtenay in Particular

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I love raw fish, and this restaurant offers great sashimi nicely served, and affordable. Best sushi restaurant in town. I go there once a week when I need a treat.

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Courtenay, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We ordered an assortment of dishes for take out, all but one vegetarian. They messed up one of our orders and gave us a random meat dish instead of the vegetable dish we'd ordered, which would have been ok had the rest of the food been tasty. The one meat dish we ordered was lemon chicken, which was greasy, deep... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The restaurant we wanted to try was closed since it was Monday, so we ended up here. Had the buffet ($16), with all the usual dishes (chow mein, sweet and sour pork, won ton soup, crispy spring rolls, etc), mass distributed from wholesalers, just like 'Chinese' food in your local mall's food court. Not for foodies desiring anything authentic but... More 

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Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Lousy weather so we decided to have our food brought to us at the hotel - and we were not disappointed. Good menu and the food was great. Portions were over-sized as well. Would definitely repeat this experience

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Abbotsford, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Great restaurant for groups or families. Not fancy, but reasonably priced food with something for everyone. Wide variety of several Asian cuisines including seafood, sushi and desserts. Lots of turnover so food fresh and hot. Appear understaffed for busy times so can be difficult to get beverage refills or tables cleared.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I just grabbed take out...... Lady on phone and the one who was working the cash were great, very nice and personable.unfortunately the food really lacked flavor tho , maybe it's better when eating in but I won't be back to test that theory!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We had a great experience here. I asked them to recreate a dish pictured in the menu even though it wasn't actually listed anywhere; BBQ pork on top of noodles, served with Gailan. Wonderful!

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Additional Information about Bamboo Garden Restaurant

Address: 1130 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 250-871-8808
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1130 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: 250-871-8808

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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