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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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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

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

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1 Thank RichardPogg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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

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1 Thank Rebecca C
Bangor, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 

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1 Thank RoseQuinn24
Bangor, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

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1 Thank katmar18
North Wales, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service here was second to none, and the range of food on the menu was plentiful too. I also liked that there was a wide variety of pudding choices too, as I don't usually go for pudding when at Chinese restaurants, but the menu proved too persuasive! Very tasty and good quality food all round, hope to come back... More 

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1 Thank llama86
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Went here with family, it was great, excellent service, very friendly staff and the food was very good. It is in the town centre so not hard to find, and the restaurant atmosphere is very warm and welcoming.

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2 Thank Zoe S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

The Garden Cantonese Restaurant had good quality food and the staff were very friendly and helpful. I haven't been able to find good quality Chinese around the smaller towns we have visited so this was a good find and worth a visit.

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2 Thank Nick S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We went here because it advertises some gluten free dishes. Upon arrival, I asked to see the menu and was shown they actually have a separate GF menu on the tables. The waitresses were incredibly helpful and very understanding of gluten intolerance. Our first waitress actually advised me what parts of what everyone else ordered was also gluten free (ie... More 

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2 Thank juniper_trips
Bangor, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We went on a leaving do from work 44 friends who were expecting a lovely meal well at the end of the night we were still all friends but very disappointed diners the garden had at least a fortnight to prepare for our night out so the fact that there was so many was no news to them. First course... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The service at Garden is so good. I always feel appreciated. The range of vegetarian options is second to none. Food tastes healthy and fresh.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$23
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
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
Description
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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