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Canton Garden

30 Farnham Gate Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3W8, Canada
+1 902-406-7788
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (17 reviews)
“ginger beef” (6 reviews)
“egg rolls” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
30 Farnham Gate Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3W8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 11 November 2017

After 10+ visits it's still the best Dim Sum in Halifax, and among the best we've ever had in Ottawa and Toronto. Our favourites are the Taro Wrap, Flaky BBQ, and Sticky Rice but get there early (Sat & Sun only) because they're the first...More

1  Thank Ed-Hazel
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This was our first time here . We came for dim sum . It was amazing and definetly the best I have ever had in Halifax. The steamed barbecued pork buns are fabulous as is the sticky rice wrapped in lotus leaf and the shrimp...More

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were 12 in our group and they seated us at a very large round table with a center Lazy Susan, which made it very easy to "pass" the condiments. A large Egg Drop soup would easily feed two for the whole meal or 3...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 September 2017

stopped in to this place just to grab something to eat quickly. I was shocked at the quality of food and service. I had the ginger beef and chicken fried rice. The rick was very good but the ginger beef was exceptional. The food was...More

Thank geminislq
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It seems like something goes wrong every time I go in, however it is easily over looked because they serve the best dim sum in Halifax... some of the best I've had in Canada actually. I always go for dim sum here when in Halifax!

Thank Nina S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Canton Garden and we were very pleased. Food was delicious, large portions (we had to bring some home). Egg roll was delicious but for some would have been disappointing as it was a meat paste and no veggies. If...More

Thank nickeynoo03
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Nothing outstanding though. Food was good, fresh and care taken in preparation. Food was a bit bland. Not saying anything was wrong with anything just nothing really stands out.

Thank AnnafromCanada
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Been going to this spot since it opened (and then even where owners were previously). Excellent food, best Dim Sum in Halifax/Metro. Service is lacking - but I keep going back. LOL Food it that good!

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is the best we've found living here over 10 years. We go almost monthly. The dumplings are really great. Love the lemon chicken and the spicy dishes and noodle options are great too. We don't order the "American-style" items, so can't recommend those. But...More

Thank GMG7419
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Unlike most people I do not order the chicken ball combo. I got an egg roll which was meat paste and very tasty, 12 pork dumplings which were among the best I have ever had in Halifax, and a Fried Noodle in Black Bean Sauce....More

1  Thank Becky S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Farnham Gate Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3W8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-406-7788
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