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Canton Restaurant

201-203 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 9448
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“rice” (8 reviews)
“satay” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
201-203 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

I enjoyed a solo meal here a few nights ago and was pleased with the meal. Staff were friendly and attentive to what I asked for, as well as being accomodating as well. I was quickly served not long after ordering my meals. Really enjoyed...More

Thank malyak526
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Canton Restaurant has been serving great Chinese food in Tasmania for 56 years. Our client brought us here, and it was a nice break after days of having beef, beef, and more Australian beef. The local beef is great, but it is nice to have...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I attended a family bday dinner Friday night and after an average take away experience a few years ago I wasn't that fussed on returning again. As expected it is ok, nothing awful but nothing great! Service was efficient, hit and miss with wait staff,...More

Thank boats01
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Service was good, food was hot, but meal lacked taste. Partners meal was mixed up gave him the wrong meal we didn't want to wait for proper order not a lot of taste. Plenty of food on offer. Area was clean and spacious.

Thank tassiejane2016
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Ate here to celebrate a special occasion and was slighty disappointed.. had heard rave reviews from locals so gave it a try. My dish a combination of chicken cashew/ sweet sour pork served with rice was ok, we shared a beef dish which was yummy...More

Thank Chopperthefoodie33
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We got take away on the Wednesday night, it was a bit pricey and I waited a bit longer than what I thought was adequate time for the meals, but in the long run, it was well worth the wait and price. They were very...More

Thank Lance Q
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Ask anyone in Launceston about the oldest and most established Chinese restaurant in the city and they will direct you to the Canton. Service is always professional and attentive and the menu is extensive. The specials are always very special. Tasty food with very fair...More

Thank Matthews T
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A real Cantonese restaurant! Waitresses were very courteous and really offered us dishes to our liking! service was fast! We ordered their signature dishes! Mongolian lamb, chicken breast with mushrooms, stir fried Choi sum with garlic and steamed flounder!

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived 40 minutes early due to unexpected travel this was not a problem we where seated in a warm and comfortable dining room our friendly waitress arrived with menu and water arriving quickly our mixed entree was served fresh and hot we chose pepper pork...More

Thank vicki a
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The place was buzzing with people so we though the food would be great! We just ordered San Choi Bow first. staff were friendly. But the meal was terrible, very gelatinous looking pork mince.

Thank Nicci F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201-203 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 9448
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