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China King Family Restaurant

Chinese, Asian, Canadian
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825 Reeves St, Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia B9A 2S4, Canada
902-625-7000
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Oberhausen, Germany
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a Sunday for the buffet. The buffet had a lot to choose from, and what I tried, I liked. The items were spicy and tasty, but the staff was not really friendly, although quite fast. The room looks a bit run down and is very small.

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Thank benjamin234
Nova Scotia, Canada
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My dad loves The china king restaurant. The service is prompt, but isn't overly warm. The Buffet was hot with a fair bit to choose from which was nice. You see the workers coming in and out replacing it frequently which is also nice to see. The restaurant is kind of a hole in the wall and though it hasn't... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This is an older small Chinese Resturant with a reasonable sized Buffett which is available for both eat in and take out service. The staff were very friendly and we were satisfied with the Buffett so can not comment on the service given for items chosen from the menu. All selections were reasonably priced and the place is Licensed. The... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The buffet is my Dads favourite, it hs a lot to choose from and is nice and fresh. The best of Chinese food in the town

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

We had the buffet and everything was cold, chicken balls and rice were very hard. The decor hasnt been renovated for 30+ years. I do not recommend this place unless you have a very good stomach.

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Thank Nicole L
Inverness, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

My previous review of China King was less than flattering. I am happy to report that things have improved considerably at this restaurant. My wife and I dined there the other day. The food was mostly fresh and excellent, the service was very friendly and the washrooms were absolutely spotless. Unfortunately the egg rolls are still terrible.

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Thank FVance R
Lakeland, Florida
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102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Excellent food lots of free parking, very accessible to everybody. Very impressed with how they visited the buffet table keeping the food hot and replenished service very quick, place was clean and servings very good.

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Thank Pauline. M
Cape North, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

I think the reviews have been unfair ! Not meant to be fine dining Food always fresh and hot More than fair price staff awesome We have been to many and this one we enjoy!

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Thank Rockdale13
Stewiacke, Canada
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

My husband and I ordered two buffets because of exterior signage (despite being unable to find the price for the buffet anywhere and no menu was offered) on Saturday August 1st, 2015. We wanted ice water but were told by our server that we would have to purchase water because we were getting the buffet (!), so we opted for... More 

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Thank sac38
Georgetown, Texas
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Menu was very confusing and way too expensive. I've eaten sweet and sour chicken several times but never with a small piece of white meat in a round corn meal donut tasting ball. The egg roll looked like it was dark meat ground up with no sign of vegetables. And the total was $22.00. Each. Hubby had a Thursday special... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Reeves St, Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia B9A 2S4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Port Hawkesbury
  • Phone Number: 902-625-7000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?