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House of Canton

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Nexteracom, Ebene, Ebene, Mauritius
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Rose-Hill, Plaines Wilhems, Mauritius
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went for Dim Sum and then for a Steamboat, both were excellent. I really appreciated the service, which was quick. The waiters always remembered what you asked for in the Dim Sum (and what was not already ready) Will definitely go there again

Thank Didier A
Abu Dhabi
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went for a Dim Sum lunch and a for a full menu dinner. On both occasions the food was simply superb. The service was warm, pleasant and efficient throughout both the busy lunch and the quiet dinner. Dinner would be great for both small and large groups.

Thank AbuDhabiDodo
Cape Town, South Africa
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152 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant gets busy at lunch time as it has an interesting concept which allows people in a hurry to take a quick tasty lunch. Trolleys with hot dishes pass around and you choose what pleases you. You need to try it!

Thank Felicidad3102
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

The house of Canton is one of the most popular Chinese restaurants in Mauritius. The Peking duck is a delightful experience and the dim sum even better. The service is efficient. The only draw back is the noise when full. The entertainment on Saturdays is also too loud and piercing.

Thank Valsha R
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

By far one of the best dimsum experience in Mauritius . Went dimsum on a sunday for lunch and the restaurant was jam packed! dimsum was excellent and can even be compared to the other dimsums in london. Would highly recommend !

Thank Pinlioung
River Vale, New Jersey
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190 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

My local colleague suggested Dim Sum for a quick lunch. It’s not what I was thinking when visiting Mauritius but hey why not. I have to say a pretty nice surprise both from the ambience of the restaurant and quality of the food. They push the carts around and you pick what you want like the old style Dim sum... More 

Thank Marc K
Greater London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Have been here twice. On my visit last year was a little disappointed since they serve dumplings only at lunch hours. But we ordered Chinese food which was excellent. On my visit to mauritius this year we made a point to book a lunch table and wow such a wonderful selection of yummy dimsums and other delectable delicacies. Chinese tea... More 

Thank DBhatnagar2014
Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

House of Canton is a popular destination for many locals, especially for Sunday dim sum (reservations highly recommended since it can get VERY busy on Sundays). The selection of dim sum is very good but not spectacular either; a lot more dishes could be added on the dim sum menu. But they do make the dim sum fresh and hot... More 

Thank Stephen L
Abuja, Nigeria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The House of Canton has the best authentic chinese food in the area. The receptionist was really helpful...great service.

Thank bolarem
Quatre Bornes
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I have been at House of Canton for the past 5 years. Wonderful Dim Sum. Atmosphere is cosy. Lovely Peking Duck. Soup is tasty and portion is out of this world. You might need to reserve if you are going for lunch with big crowds as its full.

Thank AshvinBhookhun

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nexteracom, Ebene, Ebene, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Plaines Wilhems District  >  Ebene
  • Phone Number: 2304654588
Real Good Dim Sum at all times

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