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Canton Chinese Restaurant & Takeaway

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East Reach, Taunton, England
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Taunton Somerset
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Great always. Really helpful as im a fussy eater and sometimes change ingregiants but great and hot and reasonably priced

Thank Lisa S
Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016

Hubby, mum in law and I had a tasty takeaway meal each with The Canton- would highly recommend :-)! Hubby had a Chinese curry which he found very flavoursome! My mum in law had chicken with ginger and spring onion which she enjoyed. I had the duck with pineapple which was really delicious! Loved the mushroom rice and the egg... More 

Thank Dolphinsmiles14
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Ordered dinner this evening placed order at 8.40pm with the expected delivery time of 9.25, come 940 I phoned the restaurant to be told it'll be another 20 minutes. 35 minutes later it arrived (with a free bottle of coke), the bbq sauce had spilt all over the other food in the bag and our FREE bag of prawn crackers... More 

1 Thank Luke P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Awesome Chinese food they always give me free items with my order highly recommended awesome food too Taunton is hard to find decent take aways but canton is absolutely awesome

Thank tammy2010gsishoaba
Taunton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Tried Canton for the first time last night and very impressed. They offer dishes not available at other local takeaways. Very helpful over the phone, we asked for a timed delivery which they said would not be a problem. Driver was on time and very friendly. Food was very nice and had great flavour. Other Chinese takeaways sometimes their dishes... More 

Thank Tom N
Taunton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

Sorry to say did not meet expectations, We were told it was a good meal but really it was not that good. Rice was very stodgy, Spare ribs were very naked. Crispy chicken was chewy. We will not be using again. Only good thing about it was delivery man very polite.

Thank carol g
Taunton, United Kingdom
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39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2015

During quieter periods this is a fantastic takeaway but really not so much during their busy periods. Delivery and prep times have always been very good and much faster than collecting.

Thank TforTaunton
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2015

There's a orient buffet next door now owned by Indians the takeaway is Chinese and they are new owners the lady at front is called daisy and was very helpful in my dietary needs the food was very hot and plenty of meat was in the dishes will be going again

1 Thank Disneyh
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2014

When visiting family in Taunton we opted to visit the Canton restaurant. We had assumed with a name like the Canton they would serve a full Chinese menu. Just how wrong could we be. The restaurant had changed name and the majority of food served is Indian. We decided to find a restaurant which lived up to its name, as... More 

Thank Pam B
Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2014

This place has changed hands and I tried it this past Sunday. The food was ready when I arrived and was still hot when I arrived back home. I had the beef with ginger and spring onions on egg fried rice. The dish was perfectly cooked and tasted of just the right amount of ginger. The Won Ton Soup was... More 

1 Thank Gene P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Reach, Taunton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
fantastic food, great service lovely receptionist...very efficient and the best chinese food in Taunton! Restaurant recently refurbished... really lovely surroundings

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?