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Empire Seafood Restaurant

5951 No. 3 Rd Unit 200, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 2E3, Canada
+1 604-249-0080
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“dim sum” (26 reviews)
“egg custard” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
5951 No. 3 Rd Unit 200, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 2E3, Canada
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Waited 20 minutes even with reservation. Solid dim sum, terrific egg custard. Average service, food quickly served.

Thank DandLtravel
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We went to this restaurant a few years ago for a wedding reception. The food was spectacular so we went back. Again the meal was outstanding.

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I was by myself so I was seated at a small table in the corner. The table clothe was dirty with previous food stains. I ordered the duck and taro dim sum and the egg custard. The dumpling was really good. Nice and crispy. The...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I attended a wedding reception at the Empire Seafood Restaurant. It was absolutely an amazing venue for a reception. The dinner consisted of a 9 course meal which was exquisitely presented to each table by servers who were very attentive to each individual needs. I...More

Thank Bill2025
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I come here for dim sum every once in a while. The food and service is very good. I believe the prices may be a bit more than Parklane next door which is also a good dining choice. It is not like I ever did...More

Thank funpig07
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Empire Seafood Restaurant is located on the 2nd floor of this plaza/block along No 3 road. Service is OK...average at best. The staff seem like they don't want to be there or something. They do what they need to but they all seem emotionless. No...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We normally go there for early dim sum as they open at 8am. We went there for the King crab dinner package. They charge us $29.50 for extra pound with a bigger King crab. We asked to switch the fish fillet with fresh steamed fish...More

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I went with my boyfriend and we had a great time! The food was tasty and well seasoned. Not too oily and the food had a well balanced flavour profile. The presentation of the food was elegant. Ther portions of food were a smaller than...More

Thank talktovince
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh fish, crab, lobster! A bit pricey, particularly the gigantic king crab at $60 per pound (ours is 16lbs). With wine and good company, it was a great evening .

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The second chance we gave to Empire was so much better than the first experience, it's as if it wasn't the same place! I can say that this visit resulted in a great food experience. The products were so much better and well presented than...More

1  Thank tony c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5951 No. 3 Rd Unit 200, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 2E3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 604-249-0080
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Established in 2004, Empire Seafood Restaurant was originally located at 200-7997 Westminster highway in Richmond. The success of the original restaurant brought another 7000 sq ft Empire Chinese Cuisine in 2006. In 2012, the Empire Seafood Restaurant was relocated to a new, lavishly decorated location where 300+ guests can enjoy the extravagant dishes that Empire is known for. This new location is not only grand, but centrally located in bustling central Richmond , nearby Richmond Centre Skytrain station.
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