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Great Taste Chinese Restaurant

) #384 of 2,980 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
123 2 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-265-9880
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“dim sum” (9 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
123 2 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was here before during lunch for dim sum which wasn't great at all. Believed the dim sum cook was still the same one from the restaurant before. First time here for dinner, this Great Taste on 64 Ave focuses on Cantonese cuisine rather than northern...More

Thank Nora L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a large group for dinner at the north location on 64 Ave. the restaurant is extremely busy but there is no room between tables to get up. The bathrooms are dirty and not pleasant. Food is very good with large portions. Good...More

Thank haileythegolden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a great Chinese food connoisseur, however, I do know what I like. I have been to the downtown restaurant a few times and decided to write a review now (May 1, 2017). One of the things I appreciate about this place is...More

Thank PDZ320
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Some dishes are great, and beyond delicious, while some others are horrendous. Some dishes are highly recommended, such as Steamed Shanghai Pork Dumplings, Five Spiced Beef, Pan Fried Onion Pancake, and Shredded Pork in Spicy Sauce (my personal favorite). They are not only delicious, but...More

Thank iFoodaholic
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had dinner at the Great Taste Chinese Restaurant 594 64 Ave NE location on a Sunday evening. We reservations for 7pm and upon arriving, the lobby was considerably congested. Having to move constantly to allow for customers to come and go, and wait staff...More

Thank jjluke
Reviewed 10 March 2017

As per the title of this review, the Xiao Long Bao are addictive, as are the wok-charred green beans. We had 10+ dishes for our group of 4 and were fully satisfied. Great place for groups as they can disassemble and reassemble tables as needed.

Thank genyouin
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This restaurant in the heart of Calgary's China town still serves so-so Northeast Chinese dishes and the service is still poor. However, there's a new one with the same Chinese and English name at 594-64Ave NE Calgary and for some reason offers better food and...More

1  Thank CityJudge
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Hi, So I've been going to the Grand Pearl Seafood Restaurant weekly for about 4 years every Friday for Dim Sum ..... so about a month ago they had a new order form - but that only lasted a week because it was wrong and...More

Thank davecason
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is indeed a great tasting restaurant!! This Shanghainese food is delicious and fresh! Literally anything you order will probably taste great. The xiao long bao are perfect. We got some lamb satay and cumin skewers; cooked to perfection. Dan Dan noodles were peanuty and...More

Thank AC88888
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great location near the main business district, easy to walk to from 4th or 5th ave. Quick service fresh food great tasting foods, will visit this establishment again.

Thank HolidayKojak
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 2 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-265-9880
  • E-mail