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The Canton House

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530 _______, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand
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Ang Mo Kio, Singapore
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

nice place to chill out.... get those meaty meaty dishes will be worthy. For dim sum..all were good.......but avoid the melon ice blend drink as too much sugar added,if possible just plain ice water will be good there.

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Thank Siambuddhas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for dim sum! We tried over a dozen and wasn't disappointed with any of them. We'd go back in a heartbeat!

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Thank Lacey A
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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327 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good ambience, pleasant efficient service and good quality dim sum make this one of the best places for lunch in Chinatown. An extensive menu features Chinese, Thai and Western food. Portions generous, prices reasonable.

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Thank Paul_CNX
idaho
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248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know..was looking for a place to eat, besides street food, which we love..Kinda tired, and found, on a map, Canton House. It was hard to understand/read the menu. It was a bit upscale?? for us...The food was good, but no reason to beat a path back to. Did love the AIRCON, and beer...Next time, street food.The bathroom was... More 

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Decatur, Georgia
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138 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Chinatown and asked my hotel if there was a good place nearby for dim sum. She recommended Canton House, which was conveniently located across the street from my hotel. From beginning to end I had a good experience there. I haven't had a lot of dim sum experience, mostly just on some work trips to China,... More 

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Belmont, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Chinatown and had planned to eat lunch at T&K. But we found they don't open until late afternoon. On to Plan B, which was to have shark fin soup at Nam Sing based on TA and extended family suggestions. But we found that we had already eaten at Nam Sing two or three years ago and left... More 

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Thank snelson0929
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's not many actual restaurants in China town Main Street food I normally look which is busy and full of locals, but we got hot walking about and air con was greatly received. But they had run out of lots of things (even mixed veg? Apparently, no cocktails ) and the staff looked like they couldn't care less. The prawns... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive menu with Chinese, Thai and Japanese dishes, but also steaks and pastas. Modern spacious interior and seating. Friendly and very professional staff

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Thank eric-o1004
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant just a stones throw away from the busy Chinatown. Very friendly staff. Great dim sum and very reasonable. Dim sum was around 30 baht for 3 pieces.

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Thank Kayleigh B
Uga, Spain
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Small serve dim sum only Singha beer glass not cold. Service was ok, softshell crab average, mango salad delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 530 _______, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Chinatown / Yaowarat
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown / Yaowarat

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown / Yaowarat

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Chinatown / Yaowarat
Better known as 'Yaowarat' among locals, Chinatown is Bangkok's bustling district that never sleeps. During the day, the main street and its small alleyways are filled with a vibrant mix of colours, scents and flavours coming from the roadside restaurants and all-day markets. The real action, however, happens after sunset. Surrounded by neon lights, Thais and tourists alike flock here around dinnertime to feast on some of the best street food in town. Escape the chaos by venturing a little further from the main road and discover hidden shrines, friendly locals and daily life in its purest form.
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