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Lingnan

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Central McDougall
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10582 104 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5H 2W1, Canada
(780) 426-3975
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4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A wonderful place to go for Chinese food. Great selection and has a number of house specialtize. Really enjoyed the old fashioned chow mein.

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1 Thank nOothappy2016
Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Friendly Service. Lovely traditional Chinese decor that is rarely seen these days anywhere in the world. The staff and the management team of Amy and Kinman made us feel very welcome. The food served is placed on a hot warming plate. That was great. Love the ambience.

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Thank 48GerryY
Edmonton, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought the meal was very poor, we ordered ribs that were extremely poor and lemon chicken that had a hint of fish in the batter.

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Thank Diane T
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last month we popped in for dinner and, as always, the food was delicious. Our extended family has frequented this restaurant since I was a teenager and even all these years later, the quality and the service is still excellent. This place is always crazy-busy (for good reason) so consider making a reservation to avoid disappointment. This is not a... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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124 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

36 friends met at this restaurant for a birthday party, we were given a private room with its own washrooms, large tables for 12. The food was delicious and served msg free as requested . The waiters asked all of us about food allergies twice. They supplied great service for the 3 hours that we thoroughly enjoyed. Always a good... More 

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Thank Garth Stanley W
Edmonton
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old family run chinese restaurant with amazing food. The spicy chicken hot and dry is addicting. We nicknamed it crack chicken because you can't get enough. The busboys are attentive and dressed well in chinese jackets. The owners make a point of visiting their guests. It can get busy and parking can be tough so go early... More 

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Thank zedmonton
Saskatoon, Canada
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Lingnan is a throw back in time (in a positive way). Old school servers wearing uniforms, ornate Chinese decor, drink menu on the placemats, hot stones for food plates, but most importantly: Excellent food and great service. One of of my all time favourite places. Tip: they open at 5 pm and are closed on Tuesdays.

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Thank Stevefrench34
Calgary
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We were told the Lingnan was a great choice for an extended family dinner we were planning before a wedding. The promise from our friend was great food, great service and a reasonably quiet room at the back where we could visit as a group. Sounded good for what we wanted. The experience was that and more. We received a... More 

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Thank BobandRM
Canmore
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99 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The reviews were good so although the building looks dingy on the outside make sure you go in!! We enjoyed the green onion cake - an Edmonton must have - followed by Ginger beef, Lemon chicken Canton (no batter), Triple delight and steamed rice. The lemon chicken was the best we have ever ever tasted! The ginger beef also hit... More 

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Thank OneOfTheSisters
Edmonton
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

I ordered several dishes this week thinking I would have extra to last the week as I am eating for one. I ordered the scallop rolls, Which were scallop and ham wrapped in bread and deep fried. They did not travel well, more bread than scallop. Also ordered the Beef aristocrat chow mein - was ok, noodles a bit gooey,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10582 104 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5H 2W1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Central McDougall
  • Neighborhood: Central McDougall
  • Phone Number: (780) 426-3975

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