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Canton Cafe

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73 Queen St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A8, Canada
+1 902-892-2527
12:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 01:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 02:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 12:00 - 03:00
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Charlottetown, Canada
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

this place has been around for a very long time...consistent with their food...good service...exellent egg rolls

Thank _wheatleybonnielee
Charlottetown, Canada
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great food.. great service They have the best egg rolls around. Close to my homemade ones. The hot chicken is really good as well Best spare ribs

Thank SMBIker
Charlottetown, Canada
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very good dishes, combination dinners and plates.North American chinese food,great egg rolls.Try Pah Guy,Chicken Rolls and House Special Chow Mein for sure.

Thank Steve D
Charlottetown, Canada
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Canton Cafe is a piece of PEI and likely has been visited by just about everyone on the island - well talked about - greatly enjoyed.

Thank Lise M
Summerside, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We have been enjoying food here for over 30 years and think nothing of driving an hour from another part of our Province to eat here. Our children, who now live in other parts of Canada and have experienced many other Chinese Food restaurants, have to make their visits to PEI complete by dining at the Canton Cafe. Even after... More 

Thank Peter R
Delta, British Columbia
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We were told to check this restaurant out because of the egg rolls. While we were waiting for our meals, a woman came in and ordered 15 to go. Must be good. Well, we weren't disappointed. Located downtown, this is a reasonably priced chinese food restaurant. Order some to go for the road!

Thank Brenda L
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This place hasn't changed much in 40 yrs. the service was fast and the food was as excellent as I remember it. The wontons are to die for. The room itself is dated and needs a facelift. The server knew her job and did it pleasantly and well. The price w VERY reasonable. Parking not a problem as we took... More 

Thank Pete C
Fredericton, Canada
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255 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a day at the Cavendish beach Music Festival. Nice that is open late,even saw some performers from the day. Standard Chinese food although the egg rolls are particularly good.good prices and quantiles.

Thank ELC_Freddy_Beach
Charlottetown, Canada
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137 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I love the Canton. They have the best Chinese food in the city. The people are friendly and the food always comes quick and is delicious. In all the years I have gone there, I don't believe I have ever had a bad meal.

Thank Franklinmacd
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I tried this restaurant for a change of pace from seafood. We each ordered a combo plate. The quality of the food was the same or worse than any other budget Chinese restaurant in any town. That isn't why I felt the need to write the review. What got me was that I ordered a martini which... More 

Thank Daniel M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Queen St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-892-2527

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