We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Szeto's Wok

Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
57 Pleasant St W, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1E7, Canada
902-667-7176
Website
Today
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 40: English reviews
Amherst, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just ok. Owner needs customer service skills. Not that great of a selection. No spicy food options. Ok food for a small town I guess. Will wait to go to a bigger city to get better food and service.

Helpful?
1 Thank Barbara Boulton... C
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

The building/location is not all that presentable but the service was fantastic and the food was pretty good. It is a great take out option...not sure it's an eat in restaurant.

Helpful?
1 Thank Karen G
Amherst, Canada
Level Contributor
26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Food is very good probably the best Chinese in Amherst Sackville area service can be a little rough around the edges by times but don't take offense that's just her way it is too bad they didn't have a decent area to sit and dine in

Helpful?
Thank smed88
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Originally from Amherst NS I now live in Toronto but would travel halfway across the country for this food which I often do. Szeto's has the most delicious Chinese food I've ever tasted. My family and I have been going here almost a decade now and will keep it part of our family tradition whenever I visit home.

Helpful?
Thank Nicole647416
Oxford, Canada
Level Contributor
32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

My family orders from Szeto's Wok as our "first choice" for Chinese food! The food is always good quality and delicious, and prices are good. I'd advise calling in your order early, because they book up quickly, especially on weekends!

Helpful?
Thank SpotlessUnicorn
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

I travel a lot for work and whenever I'm in or near Amherst I always make sure I stop at Szeto's Wok. Everytime I go there the food has been consistently delicious, warm, fresh and cooked to perfection with great portion sizes! However because of this they always seem to be busy. The wait times can be long but I've... More 

Helpful?
Thank Phil R
Amherst, Canada
Level Contributor
18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Although Sandy can be abrupt you just have to know how to take her, she's a wonderful lady and always friendly when I go in, just be sure to call ahead for your order, they are always busy and with good reason, best Chinese I've had !

Helpful?
Thank Melissa D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Thursday, February 11 our father passed away. My sister was home from Calgary and wanted Chinese food so I told her to order ahead, if not, the same old record of rudeness from Sandy plays about how busy they are. It's getting pathetic actually. Phoned was off the hook for sn hour, when she finally got through she odered. I... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Stunningred1
Calgary, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

I will never order from this place again! Sandy is plain RUDE and if I treated customers the way she does I would be embarrassed! Never be late if you just happen to be eating in because if your food is on the cool side it's an inconvience for her to go warm it up! Never ask for her to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cindy C
Amherst, Canada
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

The Chinese food here is arguably the best in town and they make great pizzas but it's sort of like Seinfeld's Soup Nazi. Order in advance and you are okay but when things get busy it is a coin toss. One person makes the pizza so you get those between orders and there are a lot of company orders so... More 

Helpful?
Thank Paul C

Travelers who viewed Szeto's Wok also viewed

 
Amherst, Nova Scotia
 

Been to Szeto's Wok? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Pleasant St W, Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 902-667-7176

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Szeto's Wok staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?