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Pearl River Restaurant

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4728 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 5H5, Canada
(780) 435-2015
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Macau, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ate here due to positive online reviews. Unfortunately no one in our group thought highly of the food. I currently live in China (Macau) and the food was nothing like authentic Chinese food. It wasn't much like good Canadian Chinese food either.

Thank Mel V
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I heard this place was good and saw the good reviews so I was craving chinese food so thought we would check it out.. The chicken fried rice seemed over boiled.. kinda mushy.. Pork chow mein was flavorless and really oily like.. Schezuean chicken was good. Stir fried vegetables were also bland.. It wasn't terrible but I probably will not... More 

Thank MissT77
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Homemade eggs rolls! Delicious and very large. Plate portions are very generous. Veggies cooked perfectly, not over or underdone at all. Ordered four dishes and plenty for five people

Thank Debby A
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friends recommended this restaurant for good Chinese food and we were not disappointed. The service was incredible and we waited no time at all for our food. The shrimp with paradise sauce was amazing. This is our new favourite Chinese restaurant :)

Thank Jamie K
Edmonton, Canada
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60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

The boss ordered a range of food items to treat the staff last Thursday: Chicken w/ Lemon, Chicken & Veggie Chowmein, Sweet & Sour Pork, Beef w/ Broccoli, Peach Shrimp, Fried Rice, and Chicken w/ Mixed Veggies. Everything was absolutely delicious. The food was hot, oh so tasty and the peach shrimp.... yummmy. I have told so many people about... More 

Thank GussieGrim
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Have been to the Pearl River many times and it is always amazing. Their food is always fresh and is not like the typical Chinese food. I would call it a gourmet Chinese food. Staff are wonderful and very accommodating.

Thank Jacquie T
Edmonton, Canada
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1,059 reviews
627 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 453 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We ordered food for a meeting and I was impressed with the quality of the food. We ordered chicken fried rice, Cantonese chow mein house special, Shanghai noodles, Singapore noodles, diced chicken with almonds, honey garlic chicken, beef Szechuan, and barbecue pork with pea pods. I noticed several people coming in to pick up their take out order.

Thank kpatters
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

A friend has recommended Pearl River for years. We finally went when family came to visit. You can tell that Pearl River used to be the best place in town for great Chinese food. Yet, other places seem to have ousted it in popularity, even though the food was great and the service was top notch. We ordered the dinner... More 

Thank Matt G
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

My husband and I have been going to Pearl River for some fantastic food for about 20 years and they never disappoint. The food is very fresh, always great taste. We have never had a bad experience, keep up the great work!!! Wish I did not have to drive so far to get such wonderful food, but it is well... More 

Thank mauigal63
Calgary, Canada
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87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

This is the spot for Cantonese. The menu is extensive and every dish is served hot and to perfection. The service is attentive and accomodating as we alwasy order sans MSG. Try the salt and pepper oyster, just superb!

Thank Aurora R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4728 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 5H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: (780) 435-2015

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?