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Lee Garden

#131 of 6,600 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Chinatown
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331 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
(416) 593-9524
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Charlottetown, Canada
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank Debra S
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61 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Thank Mark M
Spring, Texas
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Thank Deborah T
Sydney
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399 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I decided to try the Lee Garden after reading a number of good reviews about it. It wasn't busy so I did not have trouble getting a table. After going through the extensive menu, I decided to try a pork spare ribs dish and a fried fish dish. The pork was excellent but just got too sweet by the end... More 

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Thank klkh2002
Hamilton, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

excellent varied food: hot and sour soup, grandmother duck, tiger shrimp with fresh pineapple, stir-fried oysters, just to name a few of our many first choices. We are never disappointed, and visit almost every time we are in Toronto.

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1 Thank Michele R
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Always the same quality which is very good, the same servers who are efficient and friendly, reasonably priced. Always our first choice for Chinese food. Easy to get to using public transportation or if you are driving you will find a parking spot reasonably fast and not very expensive parking at that.

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1 Thank Frederick C
Maui, Hawaii
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

They take great care about preparing the food.... The for tastes great. When you get fried foods, it's not just batter but actual meat

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1 Thank Ragwin
Ottawa, Canada
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98 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

We had to wait as no reservations are accepted.It was well worth it.we had Hot&Sour a Soup.It was very good.The Szechwan Chicken wasn't very spicy,just right.The Seafood Bird Nest was to die for,plentiful and very good.Sadly the Filet Mignon Avocado was over cooked and just passable.With 2 beer and a rice orders our bill added up to $93 with tax.This... More 

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Thank Richard O
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

If you want to take a girl out or even a family out this is the place for you, it's a lovely place, I go there many times and the hot and sour soup is always end the same it's really good and lovely food is always end fresh and good

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2 Thank Ahmad R
Elmhurst, Illinois
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

The food is very good and authentic. Service is fast and helpful. Overall a great experience and family friendly. Definitely a good option in Chinatown when visiting Toronto.

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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, 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 Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: (416) 593-9524

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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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