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Lee Garden

#129 of 6,618 Restaurants in Toronto
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Chinatown
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331 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
(416) 593-9524
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4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London, Ontario
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440 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, generous portions, good service. A busy restaurant but we did not feel crowded and it was not noisy. Many of the other Chinese restaurants in this area had few customers. We can recommend the shrimp wonton soup, the chicken in chilli Szechuan, sautéed beef with Chinese broccoli, and assorted Chinese vegetables chow mein.

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Knoxville, TN
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lee Garden was a random pick for us. We were walking through Chinatown, looking for a place to eat. We liked the menu at Lee Garden and gave it a chance. I hate to stereotype, but I've always heard that if most of the patrons of an asian restaurant are asian, the food will be good. Certainly the case at... More 

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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can't go wrong with the food here. Everything I have tried so far I have been very happy with. From Tuesday to Friday they have this special $12 dinner menu that includes your Wonton or hot and sour soup, 1 of 6 different entre's, white rice and dessert. Incredible value and really good food.

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Tennessee
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food selection was excellent with a great deal of variety. The dishes we ordered were very good and the portions were extremely generous. The service was very good as well. It appears to be popular as we got there early and there was a line when we left. There were many of the usual dishes as well as ones... More 

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dekalb, illinois
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293 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was adequate to good but none of the dishes we had was special. Place fills up by 8 PM so get there early to get a table.

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Warsaw, Poland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have not found a better Chinese restaurant in Toronto yet. If anyone can recommend pls let me know otherwise I will stick to my choice :)

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tasty food, I went there with my family twice while I was in Toronto in June. The rice noodles for very good. My family enjoyed the Hot and sour soup. Grandpas smoked chicken was very delicious. It is quite a popular restaurant as people will be lining up for it ,we were lucky to get a table the first night... More 

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This restaurant was recommended by a local. We were a family of four, 10 & 8. Restaurant was busy with both new comers and ones who have been there before. Dishes were large. Tea severed when we sat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I have never had a default "Go-to" Chinese restaurant in Toronto until now... I had their Dinner Special (see photo) for 12 bucks which includes choice of 2 soups, choice of half a dozen entrees, choice of 2 desserts. I had Shrimp Wonton Soup, Yellow Curry Chicken, and fried banana. The soup was good, the Curry was fantastic and the... More 

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Spring, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Very crowded, line at the door, noisy, busy and just fabulous! The food is excellent and just watching a table being cleared and re-set for the next guest is entertainment in itself! Lots of people wait for a table, no bar to sit at, so just a line at the door. Does serve wine and beer. Wouldn't have missed this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: (416) 593-9524

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

Neighborhood Profile
Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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