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Tan's Kitchen

332 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
+1 250-586-8828
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“chicken balls” (8 reviews)
“ginger beef” (5 reviews)
“chop suey” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
332 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here different times always have had a good meal busy place food is always fresh. Friendly staff.

Thank figureskater13
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

I can’t help but rave about this marvelous buffet on Parksville’s lovely westside. The restaurant itself is very clean and comfy, parking lot has sufficient spots, the service is extremely attentive, and the selections are more than ample and mostly lip smackin’ delicious! I have...More

Thank metaungulate
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Best Chinese food south of Courtenay B.C. Excellent food and buffet. Friendly staff. Have used delivery too!

Thank Birdman5
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Lots and lots of great choices in the buffet. I really liked the black bean dishes, the shrimp and squid, and REALLY liked the wonton soup. And great service.

Thank deejathome
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with a friend yesterday at tans as usual the food was fresh and piping hot as always best chinsefood on the island lots of extra napkins can't say enough good about this place ☺

Thank Donn T
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Best Chinese food on the island . Always fresh always hot great prices very clean restaurant very helpful staff and friendly always lots of napkins! Clean rest rooms great place for your dollar never greasy a 1o/10 ☺

Thank Donn T
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Buffet is varied and has a high percentage of vegetarian options. Staff were extremely helpful and knowledgable about what was actually vegetarian on the buffet.

Thank Bub1001
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Stopped in for a quick lunch.Food was good but typical and I didn't expect anything else. Fresh and good basic variety. Maybe a little pricier than most Small clean dining area Server was very pleasant It was fine for intended purpose of a quick lunch

Thank islandrockin
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Decided to try tans buffet out with family friends group of 8 on a Friday at 6:30 only to find there light off and closed again? This is second time in about 4 months we tried to go here on a regular posted open day...More

1  Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We ordered three dishes for two people and it was more than enough for two generous meals. Food arrived quickly, was hot and delicious

1  Thank Paula424
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-586-8828
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