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China Garden Restaurant

222 Island Highway E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H1, Canada
+1 250-954-2202
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good3%
  • Average8%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible71%
5 days ago
“Rude service and not great food.”
20 Mar 2018
“Worst Chinese Dinner I've ever eaten”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
222 Island Highway E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ordered take out and went hey answered they didn't say hi or. Anything just what do you want. Also their food gave me food poisoning. Not overly happy.

Thank Sasha B
Reviewed 21 March 2018

My elderly mother wanted to treat her family to dinner at the China Garden last evening. By far the worst chinese food we have ever eaten. Most of the dishes had been sitting for a long time ... with lots of dishes dried out. Lots...More

1  Thank Bill C
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We received some money from one of the grandchildren for a nice supper out. It was my great idea to go here. After seeing the menu we received in the mail I thought it was worth a try. I couldn’t be more wrong. My partner...More

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked in the staff were RUDE! We wanted to order take out for dinner and the lady behind counter was very unhelpful, once we had chosen we told her what we would like and she acted as if our business was...More

1  Thank Holly-anne H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had supper here once......never again!! We actually live in Parksville and we could not go to our usual Asian restaurant as it was closed that evening and we wanted that type of food, so we went here. We had a guest with us so...More

1  Thank bettyg335
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This place is never any good. ever. There seems to be so much MSG in the food that the can of pop they sell tastes like fizzy water. And I usually feel sick right after eating here every time. Maybe it's too much grease? It's...More

Thank Christoff J
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is by far the worst place we've ever seen. Based on the reviews here, I am thankful we didn't eat any "food". The place was empty or nearly empty, the food looked picked over, warmed over, and passed over. Service was fine when we...More

4  Thank Trippy2some
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Go to the free samples at Costco instead of this place. You'll save money, it's the same food, and it's probably prepared better.

Thank Sharon N
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I went to the China garden for dinner because every where else was fully booked till about nine! We ordered a variety of different meals, they were quite nice. The chicken fried rice and deep fried prawns were delicious!! I wouldn't go to this restaurant...More

Thank jacksinolilcutie
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Came here as a last minute place to eat as we couldn't find anywhere else. Waitress was the only waitress so she was running around like mad but that's not her fault. Ordered off the menu and didn't go near the buffet but judging by...More

Thank Josh J
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Diane M
12 November 2016|
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Response from Donn T | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a buffet but it's the worst I ever had farm shouldn't be allowed to eat this stuff I also have a review on this place! go else were please!!!!
Gail B
21 July 2016|
Response from den_chat | Reviewed this property |
For the two of us , including tea and taxes we paid $35.00. (Don't have detail receipt, pd by cc).
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Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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  • Address: 222 Island Highway E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-954-2202
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