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Emerald Garden

1006 16 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 0K5, Canada
+1 403-289-3881
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ginger beef” (9 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (11 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1006 16 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 0K5, Canada
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Dinner this time: Ginger chicken, Peking crispy noodles and vegetables, chicken egg foo yong. All attractively presented, all piping HOT, and all wonderful!

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Schezwuan style food dominates the menu but there are several Portuguese items represtative of Macau. On the wall as you walk in the door is a white board with current specials.. Everytime mango chicken shows up it is one of our must have dishes. The...More

Thank 475ralph
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It's a go-to restaurant for me for several reasons: friendly, prompt service, EXCELLENT food served quickly, and piping hot. Washrooms almost pathologically CLEAN. What's not to like?

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Here you can have dim sum, hot pot or buffet. The restaurant is huge and busy but service is attentive. The quality of food is top notch. I love visiting the Koi fish on the way in. Always leave feeling very satisfied.

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I not sure that a single thing has changed in the years we've been coming to the Emerald Garden, which is great. The same menu items embalmed in time because they work, they're consistent, and it's what you go looking for. The service is always...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We eat here for almost twenty years at least once a month on average. It's not only the exceptional tasteful and fresh and good looking Chinese food with a Macanese twist. It's not even the friendly staff having a high attitude. It's the certainty that...More

Thank Cristian B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first time ordering for delivery from Emerald Garden. We called at around 6:30 on a Sunday and were warned straight away that they were very busy and it would take 1-1.5 hours to arrive. Ordering was hampered slightly with language barriers; ordering...More

1  Thank Kathleen A
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at many Chinese restaurants in Calgary and have to say Emerald Garden is the best I have found. Great friendly service and delicious food!

Thank TIC1977
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A dim sum buffet with many items being authentic Chinese food. The buffet is not like many of the Chinese buffets that we have eaten at. One of the items was chicken feet, which I tend to like but do not find it on any...More

1  Thank nanananna
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Came for a family dinner. Great ginger beef and pineapple prawns and amazing dumplings. Will be back.

Thank Kandace P
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Questions & Answers
Doug F
7 May 2018|
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Response from Rick G | Reviewed this property |
Yup. I've had it there.
Lorraine B
8 May 2017|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean msg as in food, or do I have Messenger? I do not think the restaurant uses msg. As to Messenger, I do not have that.
Lorraine B
8 May 2017|
Response from Rick G | Reviewed this property |
Oh, definitely! Several varieties of both. All delicious (and I've been trying them all!)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1006 16 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 0K5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-289-3881
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