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The Canton House

530 _______, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand
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Ranked #1,035 of 7,878 restaurants in Bangkok
Cuisines: Chinese
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La Paz, Bolivia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We were lucky to have one of their restaurants across from where we were staying (PhayaThai). Lots of dim sum to choose from, though when we got there at the end of lunch hour, they told us that some of our choices were not available anymore. The place was packed and we only had to wait about a minute or... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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314 reviews 314 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Enjoyed lunch here , good varied choice of dishes , prompt service and freshly cooked. Great value for money for a lunchtime refil.

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Tienen, Belgium
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We tried eating dumplings here, but they tasted too fat and very monotone. Afterwards we tried a few dumplings on the street, and they were much better. Very uncosy room and staff not over friendly.

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Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

A large menu of Chinese food served in a relatively clean and cool environment. The quality is consistently good .Service may suffer during peak times. Our previous visit was in August 2013. A safe haven for a quick and simple dining experience.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Its set in the middle of Chinatown. A whole variety of Dim Sums on offer. The food is good and is well priced. Definitely worth a visit to eat some good Chinese food in a relaxed and clean setting.

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Penang
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

The Canton House is located strategically in Chinatown. Easily located. Ordering the food is so simple as the menu has everything in price, English and pictures. We ordered a variety of dimsum and most of them never fail to impress us! Reasonably price with good environment. Will visit again in our next trip to Bangkok!

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London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

I love this place. It's located in Terminal 21, a shopping centre in front of Sukhumvit MRT and Asoke BTS. If you want to go somewhere for a cheap, delicious dim sum then go here. Its a clean, efficient, no frills place where you eat and leave. I've had the seabass in chilli and lime, lots of dim sum and... More

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Perth, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

i saw this restaurant in Terminal 21(and not the chinatown one). The price of dimsum is either 20B or 22B. drinks are around 25-40B. We did not try any stirred fried dishes so i can only comment on the dim sum quality. I can only say you get what you pay for. its very cheap so is the quality of... More

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Burlingame, California
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128 reviews 128 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I went to this restaurant for lunch before I walked around the Chinatown area. I like the color menu with photos of dim sum, fried noodles and drinks. I basically pointed at the photos to order. Service was efficient. I have ordered 4 dim sum and 2 stir-fried chow fun( rice noodle) dishes. The food all came out relatively fast... More

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San Francisco, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Visited the Canton House on a Tuesday afternoon for dim sum on the last day of Song Kran (Thai New Year Holiday). We got excited about this place as it was mentioned a few times in TripAdvisor's forums when the subject of good Chinatown dim sum came up. This place is hard to rate because it's almost like having two... More

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