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Central Grand Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Northwest Calgary
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295-1623 Centre St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8S7, Canada
+1 403-277-2000
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Calgary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

There isn't much left in this City. This is the best place for dim sum and you will find variety in it. Also they have other foods on the menu for lunch or dinner. The service is quick in a traditional style you have your host, cashier, waitresses and servers. You are never left long with dirty dishes. I really... More 

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Calgary, Alberta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

The price is reasonable, good selections, good taste, and the service is good. traditional dim sum lunch, dinner. Good place to bring friends and even there. Henry

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Calgary
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Ordered young pigeon, pork soup with lotus root and carrots, lobsters in ginger and green onion sauce with vermicelli, fish hot pot, stir fried vegetable, deep fried tofu with fungus and green beans, braised duck with taro root, deep fried pork ribs in dried mandarin skin sauce, fresh lily stir fried with green bean and fungus and mango. Dessert was... More 

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Thank Nora L
Canada
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854 reviews
404 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The service is good and the carts have a good assortment of dumplings, rice rolls, rice soup, pork buns etc. Food is good and authentic.

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Thank haileythegolden
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146 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The food was fantastic!! Some of the best Dim Sum we've had in Calgary. Great service and friendly staff. A very nice experience for us. I would highly recommend this restaurant. Just go early; parking lot and restaurant fill up fast on the weekends. We had two adults and three children (Ages 6, 4, 2) and we had probably about... More 

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Fernie, Canada
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91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Dropped in with a group last Sunday. Needed a dim sum fix. Arrived at 11:00 and had to wait 15 mins for a table. The place was packed. Food was hot and very fresh. Overall the food is of very high quality, but be prepared to pay premium dollars. The place was very noisy!!

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Thank Fernieskiir
Calgary
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I went today for dim sum and also ordered a beef noodle dish. The first dim sum dish was only 3 pieces and to my surprise almost six dollars. I realized that I wasn't going to be able to afford the usual 12 dishes for two people. I ordered a beef and fried noodle dish, that was 16 dollars, that's... More 

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Thank CDNchicken
Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Good dim sum in Calgary. The restaurant was very busy on a Wednesday brunch. That means more fresh food that comes around. Very good variety of everything. Service is typical of any Chinese dim sum place. Curt and to the point...what else would you expect from a true Chinese restaurant. Food was tasty all around.

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Thank leejero
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

$6/average for a plate of dim sum, cold food, impatient and extremely rude servers, 24/7 in your face forcing some food or other onto your table, dark sketchy atmosphere, owner looking like he's about to take a long hike off a short cliff. And this is me being generous. Go spend your money elsewhere, you don't need this negativity in... More 

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Thank Jennifer J
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

The fact that Dim Sum at Cenral Grand is busy 7days a week tells you how good it is! We eat fish and other seafoods, but no other meats; we were able to find lots of options and get our fill. This was my 4th time going here, but a first for my husband and kids; first ever dim sum... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295-1623 Centre St NW, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8S7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northwest Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-277-2000

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