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Cheelin

1496 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-422-2252
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1496 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

4 of us were absolutely delighted with the fresh wonderful Chinese food. The restaurant was empty and we worried that we might have made a mistake. Each plate was marvelous.

Thank BeebzAbroad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered from this place via Just Eat. Both items of my order that were delivered were wrong, special instructions were ignored. The dessert I ordered was unavailable and they just replaced with pecan pie and ice cream (Lactose intolerant) with no heads up. I...More

Thank 120rosa12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be a great restaurant so upon my return to Halifax, I had to try it. I took my daughter and nephew and for most of our lunch, we were the only ones there. The server was timid (no problem) and she seemed...More

Thank Enzensberger
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We went for the buffet lunch a Friday. I have been here before, but not recently. First note, be prepared this is a small restaurant - with the buffet set up in the main eating area, you will smell like you were working in the...More

Thank Haligonian08
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I can't eat my lunch. It is so greasy and salty. The sweet ant sour sauce reminds me of ketchup. It was cold and the egg roll literally dripped grease onto the plate.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you want to see what immigrants can contribute to our province and city look no further than the owner and staff of this wonderful restaurant. They work their butts off, all hours of the day and night and always have a smile on their...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Thought we would give this a try . Boy it was disappointing. The food tasted like cold leftovers. Maybe it was a bad day but not sure we will be back.

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The Halifax Association of Vegetarians hosted their monthly dinner here at the end of Sept. 2016. We were about 30+ people. The menus was fixed and the food was brought to the table in platters for everyone to help themselves. There was so much food...More

Thank Tall_Guy_Cycling
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Food was delivered an hour late, and restaurant did nothing to other than have the delivery person say sorry that it was "busy." No complimentary dish, no discount, not even fortune cookies... For the price (nearly $60 for 3 dishes), the food is really not...More

Thank andwest93
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Tried it twice, first time was meh, second time we couldn't even eat it. We were hungry so we tried, but $50 worth of Chinese food went into the garbage. At this point, we're starting to wish we hadn't tried eating any of it since...More

Thank Crystal C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1496 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-2252
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