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Magic Wok Eatery

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown
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402 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C9, Canada
+1 709-753-6907
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16:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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St. John's, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is by far the best Chinese food in the city. Great selection and super fast service. It is so fast that if you want to enjoy your appetizer, you better order that first while you are deciding on your meal.

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Thank Jim-Steph2015
St. John's, Canada
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times and the food and service is mostly great but don't order late at night. The food after 9 take-out is not always hot and good. The food is really good and prices and good.

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Thank Rainnie2015
St. John's, Canada
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202 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Went out for a nice dinner ,menu varied and creative.Food served piping hot great service short wait high qualitu

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Thank rickcardo
St. John's, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I believe it's the best Chinese restaurant in town, the food taste so good with nice presentation. Highly recommended.

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Thank 869shawn01
Halifax, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Sunday dinner, alone, while on business sucks. The Magic Wok made it a lot better. Friendly service and a clean open dining area makes for a great beginning. A pot of green tea with, fried dim sum start the meal. The dim sum was ok, as it needed a little more seasoning. The green tea took the chill off a... More 

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Thank HalWhite
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The location was nice. The sitting area was very nice! Finished very well. The service was amazing and fast. The food was really good and there was a huge selection. Hard to pick with so many good looking dishes. There was parking on th side and back which was convenient.

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Thank Andrew P
Halifax
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852 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had our last dinner in St John's here on Sunday . The food was wonderful as was the atmosphere. The steamed dumplings with ginger were amazing. . All the dishes were great . My favorite was the crispy ducky . We had coconut balls for desert and they were so good. Never had them before. Very reasonable prices too.

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Thank easterntreker
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have been to this eatery multiple times and will continue doing so. The food is amazing, the staff is very friendly and the atmosphere has been always welcoming. I just wish if they had more parking spots

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Thank Vinayak B
St. John's, Canada
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363 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We've eaten here twice since the former owners retired and the younger couple took over. I'm happy to say that the staff is still the same (and great) and the food is as good as ever.

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Thank AmberK
Mississauga, Canada
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161 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We went here for takeout our second night in St John’s. We sat near the front doors as we perused the takeout menu handed to us. We gave our food order and paid at the counter, then sat again as we waited for the food to be ready. We ordered platter A - egg roll, sweet & sour chicken, chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-753-6907

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