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“Disappointing dinner”

Restaurant Ruby Rouge
Ranked #2,259 of 5,948 Restaurants in Montreal
Cuisines: Chinese
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Neighborhood: Chinatown
Reviewed July 9, 2012

We had dinner on July 7 with a large party and although the service and attention we received were very good, we were also relatively disappointed with our meal.

Our meal consisted of a fried rice, fresh steamed fish, Vancouver crabs, lobster, three different vegetables, peking pork ribs, deep fried whole salted chicken, and sizzling steak with vegetables. For the most part, the fried rice, vegetables, Vancouver crab, lobster, peking pork ribs, and steamed fresh fish were very well prepared. The chicken was not prepared in the authentic manner and therefore was not very tasty at all; the sizzling steak was cut into too small pieces and therefore rendered overcooked and should have been a large cut of tender beef when prepared correctly. The meal concluded with a complimentary sweetened red bean soup that had very little red bean or taste and was probably thickened with some form of food starch.

Because we only spent one long day in Montreal we were unable to try any other restaurant for a dinner. We hope to visit the city again in the future and will definitely choose some place else.

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Thank retired888
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Reviewed April 24, 2012

We had dimsum for lunch there. The service was good, and the food was excellent. Wish we could go back soon.

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Reviewed March 13, 2012

Great variety of dim sum - bbq pork buns was very tasty with the bun being light & airy. Great service - tea & plates came fast & the food kept being served. The deep fried squid has a light batter & stayed crunchy.

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Thank JOL69
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Reviewed March 4, 2012

Fantastic dim sum that this former NY'er felt was up to NY Chinatown standards. Very friendly service and absolutely packed for a reason.

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Reviewed February 26, 2012

There were 4 cockroaches in the teapot. Nuff said.

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