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Ginger & Onion Cuisine

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1731 Kennedy Rd, Markham, Ontario L3R 0T4, Canada
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good and in a lot of dim sum places, the food is usually not the problem. The service is. I understand that during the morning, it's very busy but if I ask for a cup of water (since I don't drink tea), and I'm thirsty, that's a problem. At Ginger & Onion Cuisine, that wasn't a problem.... More 

Thank Jenn_Tu
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going to this place each time we come to visit Toronto, over the last 8 years. The food is consistent and very good.The service is usually very good and friendly. Almost everything they cook at the restaurant is delicious. A good place to make a regular stop at, each time one visits Markham

Thank edwL1361CE
Toronto, Canada
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122 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I enjoyed everything on the menu that I have tried. The line ups are crazy for dim sum though. It is worth the 20 minute wait though.

Thank World1day
Markdale, Canada
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

The nearby Pacific Mall opens slowly during the morning hours, so before our shopping excursion, we enjoyed Dim Sum at the Ginger & Onion restaurant. It was already very busy at 11:30am when we arrived. The food was very good and reasonably priced

Thank HGL007
Markham, Canada
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Great Dim Sum here but too much MSG. It always makes me thirsty and it is really packed with people on the weekends. I don't recommend it.

Thank TheSittingDuck
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

My friend Daniel recommended me to try this Cantonese style restaurant because they still offer the food by cart, which now is rare to find in Toronto. One of the few places that still does the carts pushed by yelling ladies between crowded tables -- the way the dim sum experience should be. I was not disappointed. The food and... More 

Thank emahsieh
Greer, South Carolina, Usa
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

I would definitely recommend this restaurant for Dim Sum. They started serving quite early, and the place would be packed. As a native Chinese, these Dim Sum is as good as you could get it in Hong Kong or any big city with a large Chinese population. They still have the push cart, and the selections are great. Besides the... More 

Thank Bernard L
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

Food was good, good service. We had approx 17people, two tables. One table with the special dinner menu, and the other regular order. Wasn't busy that evening, we were at ghe restaurant for s few hours. Very patient.

Thank Barbara1188
Boston, Massachusetts
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179 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Recently we visited this little spot while on a trip to Toronto. This was my first time having authentic dim sum. What a great experience. It does not lend itself to vegetarians unless you eat fish. Luckily we had friend/translators to help with the ordering otherwise it would have been a real challenge. The meal was wonderful, my only caution... More 

Thank Dutremblel
Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

My husband and I thought it would be fun to try dim sum this week. We went on a Sunday - found it very busy at 10:30 in the morning. It smelled great, and the dishes my husband tried were good - but as English speakers it was tricky. No one was able to help me find the vegetarian dishes,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 Kennedy Rd, Markham, Ontario L3R 0T4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Markham
  • Phone Number: 9054797730

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