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Canton House

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Olivedalsgatan 12, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 14 80 18
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We all had different dishes; duck, chicken, pork and mushroom soup and it all tasted delicious. Good service and friendly staff. Recommend it!

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Thank Hermanadelviento
Gothenburg, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This used to be a very good Chinese place. Unfortunately, it switched owners. Now it serves bog standard westernized Chinese fast food but at the same high prices it used to have! There's no reason at all to come here anymore.

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1 Thank satsumas11
SpiceGroup, Kundansvarig at Canton House, responded to this review

Brian, thank you for writing a review. First of all let me clear one thing out, the "new" owners took over 1.5 years ago... Old news, and the staff and menu is still the same. So same chefs, same menu, same groceries and yet you can taste a differens 1.5 years later :) It would have made sense if it... More 

Lerum, Sweden
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112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here, This had a new owner so we gave it a go. Staff is frendly interior was fresh. Food was a ok but needs a lot more love and care. For me it was all to flat. Will we go back, no.

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Thank wietzeklijnstra
SpiceGroup, Kundansvarig at Canton House, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your comment. First of all the new owners took over more than a year ago, so thats no "news". And the staff is still the same, so there has not been any changes expect that there is a new owner. Same menu, chefs and staff. Ps send my best regards to Brian :) More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Eventhough the quality of food was hood, i didnt like my dinner. The food didnt have a character and not lovely to eat

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Thank meysam g
West Sweden, Sweden
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161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Well, nothing to complain about exactly, but nothing was above standrad or expectaion either. Works once for a dinner, but I will probablynot come back

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Thank Fisksk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Sweet cantonese food as i expected (stekt anka,Yuntun soup and pork) The food is nice but not amazing as it has been described on the tropadvisor .. If you like swedish style sweet chinese food, it is recommended. But hey it is not cheap here. Anyway I still think superrullband is the only authentic Chinese restaurang in gbg.

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Thank Realnickman
Ikskile, Latvia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

Didn't even expect to be so good. Hot'n'sour soup - perfect. Went for duck - was very very good. If in Gothenburg back for some days, definitely will repeat.

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Thank Nauris J
Berlin, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

We visited Canton House because of a recommendation and were not disappointed. The place is really nice with a cozy environment, the food was really good, and the staff was nice and welcomming. We sat there for quite a long time without anyone bothering us, which was what we needed after a long day of walking around. The only thing... More 

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Thank dorthe P
Tromsø, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is absolute the best restaurant with chinese food in Gothenburg. The tastes are rich and the presentation is suberb.

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Thank Bruckner70
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Having been born in China, I always seek out the best Chinese restaurants in every city and I have been to a great many, from Canberra to NY, London, Oxford etc. Now, at last I have found one in Gothenburg that serves really top class Cantonese cuisine. The food is prepared with great care and is freshly cooked, so don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olivedalsgatan 12, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg
  • Phone Number: +46 31 14 80 18

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?