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Ken's Restaurant

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94 Second Ave N, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1Z4, Canada
12503924014
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10:30 - 20:00
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:00
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Williams Lake, Canada
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99 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Ken's is a clean and happy little restaurant. Most of the customers were greeted by name by George the owner. I had a meal for one and found it very average. The deep fried prawns were four sad little shrimp heavily coated in batter. The chicken chow mein had chicken cut into strips from some kind of processed chicken loaf.... More 

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Port Alberni, Canada
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stopped in on recommendations of friends and customers. George the owner is and was so very attentive and a gracious host. His wife was not here tonight. Now I have to say, we didn't like 2 of the 5 dishes we ordered, not saying there were bad, just different. We ordered deep fried won tons, Almond Chicken, Chicken Chow... More 

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Thank RougeChefBC
Williams Lake, Canada
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

When working, my place to go for lunch -- eat in or take out. Now retired and busier than when working, it is my go to place for take home dinner. Great choice for both Chinese or Western food and central to downtown shopping. Very friendly atmosphere and casual dress. George and Janette are excellent hosts!

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Thank cariboo99
Williams Lake, Canada
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59 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Every Wednesday we decided not to cook, works for the wife . Really enjoy the food , always consistent, never a bad meal. This restaurant is open everyday Monday to Saturday.Only closed Sundays and stats.Hours 10:30 to 8:00, friday till 9:00.

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Ordered Chinese food and had it delivered to my hotel room. I only ordered from here based on the good reviews. I didn't care much for the food and don't understand why the ratings are good. One of the dishes ordered was sweet and sour pork. The dish didn't have much sauce and wasn't sweet or sour.

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Thank Navi6784
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Décor is nothing special, but the food is good. Popular place for the locals to enjoy Chinese food! The owner operators are friendly people, and make you feel welcome.

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Thank Peter M
Williams Lake, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

Read the reviews online to decide where to get Chinese food in Williams Lake. Saw all the good reviews but had some fun finding open hours of operation. Looked him up on google and found his location then drove right past. Looked at map again, doubled back and there it was. Don't blink if you're driving by! I ordered combination... More 

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Thank Ann D
Williams Lake, Canada
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

Chinese food is omnipresent and Ken's is a relatively normal Chinese Food restaurant...except the eggrolls. As important to the food here is the multi cultural experience that the people in the room create. Colorful characters from all over the region are the mainstay of the customer base. Almost every element of society is present at any given time. A true... More 

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Fort St. John, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

My sister and I decided to have dinner here during our trip home. We were on a traveling budget so we got an order of the combination #1. The food was good as always. It took a while to get some soya sauce. It's still cramped in there and it was busy. But all in all, it's still the best... More 

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Thank Shannon L
Williams Lake, Canada
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126 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Very good meal. Love the retro ambiance. Service was good. Really liked the Cantonese dishes- these were so good. Lots of variety and not overloaded with sauce. Best Chinese food in the Puddle!

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Thank Chad W

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 12
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Second Ave N, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Cariboo  >  Williams Lake
  • Phone Number: 12503924014

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?