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Not for early risers...

I was there at 8:30 a.m., and it was not yet open... Chinatown doesn't seem to function at all in... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Chinese mall in downtown Calgary

This place is not a tourist attraction, but a place to go to if you want to buy authentic Chinese... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Cutie888
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Manila
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24 Aug 2018
“Not for early risers...”
17 Dec 2017
“Chinese mall in downtown Calgary”
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

I was there at 8:30 a.m., and it was not yet open... Chinatown doesn't seem to function at all in the morning, with only a couple coffee shops and restaurants open in the a.m. That said, architecturally speaking, it remains the second most "Chinese" building...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I have lived in Calgary on my life. Dragon city mall has been one of my favourites to visit with my friends. My friend came from Edmonton and this was the first place I want to bring her. You can spend 3 to 5 hours...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pooky28
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This place is not a tourist attraction, but a place to go to if you want to buy authentic Chinese goods, arrange a tour with a Chinese-speaking travel agent, or buy traditional Chinese medicine. The mall itself is not very attractive, but it provides the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cutie888
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is not a high energy, glitzy tourist attraction, it is a slice of life from China right here in Calgary. While it does house several fine restaurants, it is home mainly to little businesses that make life interesting for Calgary's large Chinese community and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Had a craving for pork BBQ bao. Went to the Dragon city mall on the chance there would be a bakery there that would have them. Lo and behold, they had what I was looking for. Had to sacrifice the Canadian/US exchange rate to purchase...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RSpicer
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I'm not sure if its the recession or if downtown Calgary on a whole that is sliding down, but I was underwhelmed to say the least by this place. There were a couple of restaurants and a small Chinese bakery that had great goodies for...More

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Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Saskheat
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Wandered into this mall while exploring China Town. A 'budget' mall, maybe worth a few minutes of time while in China Town.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank AbbyDoo12
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We came upon this mall while wandering through china town. There isn't much there, just shop Chinese shops which have produce that seems to have come directly from China. It seemed popular with the locals of china town. No need to make an effort to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Martiniy
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I stumbled into this mall because it is located across from the hotel I stayed in. This little gem is like the indoor swap meets we have here in the states. You can find really cheap prices for everyday items; purses, shoes, jackets, stuff and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank CherishedT
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