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529 Station St, Box Hill, Whitehorse, Victoria 3128, Australia
(03) 9899 2388
Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
It is all about the food.

Have bben here many times. Fabulous authentic Cantonese Chinese food. Special occasion, two birthdays, so Lobster and Murray cod on the menu. 6 people. 3 Chinese, 3 Caucasians. Service better than average for a Chinese restaurant. Shark fin soup, with reservations as to the ethics. Fried quail... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Have bben here many times. Fabulous authentic Cantonese Chinese food. Special occasion, two birthdays, so Lobster and Murray cod on the menu. 6 people. 3 Chinese, 3 Caucasians. Service better than average for a Chinese restaurant. Shark fin soup, with reservations as to the ethics. Fried quail, delicious. Lobster with noodles as expected. Steamed Murray Cod perfect. Cantonese Steak and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have not been back to this restaurant since it has changed ownership and renovated the front section. I am pleasantly surprised! My mother chose this place and we have been here many times previously. With the Sunday being Mother's Day - there was an early 530pm seating and a later 8pm seating and we took the earlier one arriving... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

This restaurant is situated at the main street in Boxhill's busy business precinct. Had dinner with friends in a group of 10 for the first time in this restaurant during the Saturday of the Mother's Day weekend. The food is priced reasonably for the taste and amount served. Nice for family or group meals where you can share and taste... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

great serice, fast and excellent food, charming people. the crab or loster with rice noodle in the pot taste delicious. the fishes are fresh from the tank and the oysters and abalones has the fresh taste. and it always comes with free soup, fruits and dessert soup. definitely going back again

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We had been going too this place for 18 years we have not been for 12 mths due to cancer issues and as l reward rang to make a booking an told by the "Manager" that we only cater for Chinese and some Australian,s thought we all or Australian,s no matter the source country Yes new owners but we did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

This place has benn going for about 20 odd years will the previous owner did a great job the new owners have spent a lot of money on the interior which looks really great,the food now is just fantastic you can spend a lot of money or very little if you choose to put yourself in the hands of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2008

Good food and nice people. Its "western sauce pork" is very delicious.

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Additional Information about Canton Lake Restaurant

Address: 529 Station St, Box Hill, Whitehorse, Victoria 3128, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 9899 2388
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Whitehorse  >  Box Hill
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 529 Station St, Box Hill, Whitehorse, Victoria 3128, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Whitehorse  >  Box Hill
  • Phone Number: (03) 9899 2388
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm

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