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The Canton Chef, Huddersfield - CLOSED

John William Court 72-76 John William Street, Huddersfield HD1 1EH, England
+44 1484 505566
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chow mein” (4 reviews)
“dim sum” (4 reviews)
“duck” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
John William Court 72-76 John William Street, Huddersfield HD1 1EH, England
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This was the best restaurant in town for the quality of the food and service. We had a fabulous Christmas Eve dinner here, but sadly, as your previous reviewer has just mentioned, it is no more! and is to become yet another Thai restaurant! Why?!...More

1  Thank 2CeeGees
roy_owner, Owner at The Canton Chef, Huddersfield, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your recent concern about our restaurant in huddersfield . It’s true that we are now closed permanently due to end of our lease term and we can not secure a new lease due to a huge increase in rent. Me myself and...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

My wife & I decided to eat at the Canton Chef, after seeing the reviews on Trip Advisor. I even rang the Canton Chef up, to make a reservation. It was an answering machine, asking me to leave my deatails & they waould ring me...More

3  Thank Local C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We ate here with friends, on a Friday evening 10 days before Christmas. It was busy and some customers were rather loud. However that didn’t stop us from having a lovely evening. Despite how busy they were the staff were prompt, polite and helpful. We...More

Thank IanW412
Reviewed 13 December 2017

this was our first visit as a party of four and i being the awkward one decide to eat of menu, no trouble at all! the chef merged an astound blend of flavours and presented me with a culinary delight, the staff led by a...More

Thank russellandann
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Paid my first visit last night when we met some friends for a meal that had been arranged at last minute. We ordered one of the set menus & drinks. 2 of the drinks turned up straight away yet it was 30 minutes later after...More

Thank Mirfield_Sian
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Visited here with friends ,we were all very impressed with the service and ambience .The food was hot and some of the best Cantonese food I have had. We will be returning in the future.

Thank sue s
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Fine dining Chinese style. Best quality ingredients made by chefs who obviously know exactly how to make great Cantonese food. The best we' ve eaten outside of London. Good service and stylish décor,not cheap but quality all round.Very enjoyable.

Thank grahamk497
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We visited on the night of Storm Brian and couldn’t have had a friendlier welcome in from the cold and wet. Our starters were amazing, the steamed prawn dim sum, veggie spring rolls and salt and peppered squid. We all chose variations of chow mein...More

Thank LunchLady816
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Huddersfield last Tuesday and spotted Canton Chef on the Tastecard website. The restaurant's modern decor is fantastic and spotlessly clean as are the loos. The food was spot in. We had Wonton Soup and Chicken Wings in OK sauce for starters. Then Duck...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Staggered at all the good reviews on here because this was hands down the worst Chinese meal we’ve ever eaten. Managed to cook duck so the meat was bone dry yet the fat was soggy, fried rice was like mush that stuck to the spoon,...More

Thank Dale R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$79
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: John William Court 72-76 John William Street, Huddersfield HD1 1EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Huddersfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1484 505566
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The Canton Chef, Huddersfield brings the very best Cantonese dining experience from our sister restaurant location in Honley, to the heart of Huddersfield town centre. Our sumptuous new restaurant is immaculately styled with it's elegant furnishings you'll be guaranteed a special dining experience.
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