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Kwong Chow Congee & Noodle House

3163 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 3G8, Canada
+1 604-876-8520
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good41%
  • Average30%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“chowmein” (2 reviews)
“egg foo young” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
3163 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 3G8, Canada
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This place has the best Chinese food. If you’re in Vancouver, this is the place to order from. I’ve always had good food here for over 15 years. It’s very busy most of the time, but i have never had to wait too long. Service...More

Thank Bluecedarangel
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

When Vancouver's new and exotica the gives way to comfort gives way to comfort and the familiar, Kwong Chow hits the spot. Wonton and congee are exactly as you remember them to be and sometimes, that's perfect. Don't expect fancy premises or over the top...More

Thank FunkyWanderer
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Service was pretty good and the waitress were all friendly. Food was great and not greasy. We went there on a weekend and was quite packed. If you want to have dinner there on a weekend, I would recommend that you go a little bit...More

Thank ak_and_vic
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I usually go here for my Chinese food, because they are one of the best places in Van. My last visit wasn't great, I ordered BBQ pork wonton noodle soup, which was good; And egg foo young, not great, it was dry and too salty....More

Thank Bluecedarangel
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Tonight, I ordered dinner from two restaurants: Ebisu Japanese Restaurant on Broadway and Kwong Chow Congee & Noodle House. I was surprised by the difference in experience. Both restaurants made errors in their orders. When I called Ebisu Japanese (on Broadway), I was initially offered...More

Thank ginghamtraveller
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The portions of food were big. But despite great aesthetics, the food quality was not great as the reviews for this restaurant suggested. The foods that we ordered (tofu, szechuwan chicken, and chowmein) were so oily we decided to stop eating.. we felt literally over-dosed...More

Thank gaurav s
Reviewed 15 December 2016

this is as authentic as it can get ! the food is great and reasonably priced. it has the slightly dodgy feel to it that you want from this kind of food places. i would come at least once a week.

Thank heidonsky
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Came from Calgary to visit our son in Vancouver. From the posted reviews, this nearby restaurant from our hotel seems pretty good and so we decided to dine there. It was a busy night and we ordered the dishes from the menu. The food was...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stopped at Kwong Chow for a quick lunch on a weekday at around 12:30 PM. It was about 60% full, but no seating for 2 left. However, we were seated immediately as we were willing to share a table. We shared a bowl of...More

Thank kenl461
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Have been going to Kwong Chow for many years. Great food with incredibly friendly staff. They always remember you, your favourite dishes and treat you like family. Make sure to try the spicy squid, chicken hot pot, chicken with ginger and green onion and scrambled...More

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 3163 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 3G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Main
  • Neighbourhood: South Main
  • Phone Number: +1 604-876-8520
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