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New Canton Restaurant

24-26 South Street | Wellington, Somerset, Wellington TA21 8NS, England
+44 1823 666662
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“coconut rice” (2 reviews)
“crispy duck” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
24-26 South Street | Wellington, Somerset, Wellington TA21 8NS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this place many times and the banquet is exceptionally good. The eat in food is definitely better than take away but then isn't that always the way

Thank captainpastry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been lucky enough to have had a takeaway from the new canton for the past couple of months and the food has been excellent the staff are friendly and good value for money I would highly recommend this restaurant !

Thank rodneyclarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've always been huge fans of this restaurant to the point where we would do an 18 mile round trip to use it for take-aways. Was slightly nervous of our 1st visit since it was sold on but thought we'd give it a go. Sadly...More

Thank Somersetlife
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family had a lot takeaways here before but we never tried to eat in. Takeaways are awesome and it's one of the best in Wellington. The service is good, table nicely layout. We ordered a set menu for 3, the roast duck is outstanding,...More

Thank thomasr1967
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Ordered a take away 2 hrs in advance, when I arrived it was not ready I waited another half hour for it to be ready, when I complained the owner almost ignored me, made no apologies just said they were busy very abrupt, to add...More

1  Thank bernielancaster1
Reviewed March 30, 2017

we used to frequent New Canton when previous owners had it and the food was always fresh and excellent, since new owners have it, food is unbelievably fast and obviously microwaved to death, no taste never going back there.

Thank martynlegge
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We've had delicious meals and takeways over the years here, but our most recent take away was horrible. I thought that plumped-up gelatinous chicken was a thing of the past, but here it was in our favourite local Chinese, and barely edible. Do we assume...More

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed March 23, 2017

I took my wife, daughter and a couple of her friends for a celebratory dinner, we were seated promptly and offered menus, the starters were very good and full of flavour, whilst the girls had chowmein , my wife and I had seafood dishes, well...More

Thank Geoffrey C
Reviewed March 21, 2017

A family visit to this restaurant based on family living locally. We decided to have a take away as the place has zero atmosphere, is freezing cold inside and whats the point eating in misery. So we got takeaway. This was a Saturday night. Sunday...More

3  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed March 19, 2017

My wife, daughter's and 12 other were staying just outside of Wellington and found the New Canton on line. A large order was phoned through for a Friday evening. They drove into collect it and the staff were very helpful and even carried it to...More

Thank Frank N
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Gareth P
Hiya We've just moved to Wellington and are hoping to check out some places to eat soon. I was hoping you could tell me if any of the vegetarian dishes (starters, main and sides) are also suitable for vegans? thanks! Gareth
February 17, 2015|
Response from May T | Property representative |
Hi, I just came back from holiday, but I had have already answered you while I was aboard. Anyhow the answer did not reach you??? !!!. I am so sorry for the delay. Most of our food is cooked to order. We rarely use... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $16
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 South Street | Wellington, Somerset, Wellington TA21 8NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 666662
  • E-mail
Authentic Cantonese and Asian Cooking, only use fresh ingredients and cook to order.
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