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The Garden Cantonese Restaurant

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1 High Street, Bangor LL57 1DQ, Wales
+ 44 (0)1248 362189
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm 42 years old and I was 32 years old when I last went to the Garden - where I had a lovely time and a lovely meal on my 32nd birthday with my girlfriends. I am kicking myself for leaving it so long between visits as now I have re-found the Garden Cantonese, it is closing down due to... More 

Thank Llinbob
Blaenau Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Specified as a gluten free restaurant by the Celiac society, I was disappointed by the limited choice of gluten free meals. Food was lovely but the drinks are tiny and VERY pricey! The restaurant was very cold when I visited (afternoon) and we had to keep our coats on all through the meal.

Thank themidnightprincess
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly get takeaways from here and are always impressed by the good friendly service and the good food. The only downside is that it is a little pricey. We do enjoy coming here and will continue to do so.

Thank Edfion
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Not been here for a long time.even the last time I came the food was amazing,& still today it hasn't changed Service was excellent &pollite too. By far the best chines around North Wales by far.highly recommend. .

1 Thank Dazza63
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Arrived just before 9pm but happy to give us a table. Really lovely Cantonese food and staff so friendly. Would definitely recommend and will return.

1 Thank Hawese
Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Great food and well worth a visit. The sizzling steak Cantonese style was yum. Staff very friendly and welcoming. If we are in the area again we will certainly go back!

1 Thank Jonny5H
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Glad we came here for dinner!! Service really good. Very friendly. Food was really good! Good for families, couples, friends. Highly recommend.

2 Thank RichardPogg
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Fantastic welcoming, friendly attentive service, the best homemade Tofu I've ever tasted and wonderfully tasting meals. Never disappoints!

1 Thank Rebecca C
Bangor, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Got a takeaway from here on the basis that it's the highest rated Chinese in the area, I was not disappointed! It was ready to collect in 10 minutes. I did feel it was a little pricey in comparison to other places when I paid the bill on collection. However the food was amazing and definitely worth paying a little... More 

2 Thank RoseQuinn24
Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Good food, attentive staff, I always enjoy eating here due to the friendly nature of the staff and the atmosphere

1 Thank katmar18

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, Bangor LL57 1DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: + 44 (0)1248 362189
The Garden Hotel & Cantonese Restaurant has been welcoming discerning diners to Bangor for 32 years and remains a heavenly haven of culinary excellence.Proprietor Andrew Lui established the Garden Hotel & Cantonese Restaurant in 1981 following a chemical engineering degree and career, and is now a leading authority on Cantonese cooking. Working together with wife and Head Chef, Alice Lui who trained in Hong Kong and China.The restaurant is open seven days a week with a comprehensive a la carte menu from 2.00pm to 09.30pm. “There are three basic principles that I believe are essential for success,” Andrew adds.“The first is good cuisine; the second is good service and thirdly, a good environment.All our dishes are freshly prepared and cooked with the finest ingredients. The Garden Cantonese Restaurant goes a little step further by offering dishes to suit vegans, lacto vegetarians, ovo-lacto vegetarians and customers with nut, dairy or gluten allergies. We also understand the importance of healthy eating and use only the healthiest of oils and lean produce in our cuisine.

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