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1631 Regent Ave W, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2C 4H9, Canada
+1 204-669-1015
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Winnipeg, Canada
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100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

My husband and I come here when ever we're in the neighbourhood, and we always enjoy the food! My husband usually has the chicken livers, which he says if very good. Will be back another time we're in the area.

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The soups were the only items hot enough to consume and enjoy. The remainder of the "hot" menu items at the buffet were warm at best. The food lacked colour and flavour. Plus, it was odd to see a Caesar salad offered at all at a Chinese food buffet. My advise to the restaurant is to stop serving this sub-standard... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Reluctantly went here with friends (the outside is a bit old looking) and there was almost nobody inside so I was nervous but the food turned out to be amazing! The prices were really reasonable, the service was great and the food was excellent. I'd recommend trying this place.

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Thank MBrynn
Winnipeg
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This was our go to family restaurant for many years. In past 5 years we returned as a grown family & with guests,food was so delicious. Now the sight of an empty parking lot was my first sign something was not right. Food tasted so processed, we all agreed that all our dishes were not the same. Not a great... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Great selection of Chinese Food at reasonable prices. Good lunch buffet. Love the ambience I highly recommend it.

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Thank WinnipegSnowbird50
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Came for Lunch buffet one hour before it ended, and literally half of the trays in the buffet were empty. Staff indicated that food would be replaced shortly. After taking my time and finishing my first course, I went back up, and now less than 50% of the buffet was left. There obviously was no urgency in stocking the buffet.... More 

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1 Thank G S
Winnipeg Canada
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371 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

We went for the lunch buffet . The food quality has drop a lot since our last visit. The meat was all very tough and fat. The vegetable dishes were most cabbage. They did have spring rolls and egg rolls. The price is still $10.99.

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1 Thank inthegarden
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Ordered take out ...Chicken Fried rice , beef chop suey, sweet and sour shrimp and the Chef's specialty ... golden dragons. Have been dining there for 40 years. And now I have to thank God that I'm not dead. So far 4 trips to my Doctor and one trip to the hospital😩Which has included some very uncomfortable symptoms and tests.

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Thank Cedze
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

I heard this place used to be good. they have a new dinner buffet during the week so we went to try it because it was cheap..under$10 a person. Not worth it in a million years. Im sure the chicken wings had been frozen and thawed so many times you could die from it.. at least thats how it tasted.... More 

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Went here with a group of ten for an evening dinner. Of course we were the largest table but aside from two other couples in the place, it was empty. The server seated us and eventually took the orders, but brought it out as it was being cooked and ready. Some of us had food, some of us didn't. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 Regent Ave W, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2C 4H9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Manitoba  >  Winnipeg
  • Phone Number: +1 204-669-1015

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