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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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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“chicken balls” (7 reviews)
“ginger beef” (5 reviews)
“turnover” (2 reviews)
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
332 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We orderd take out to work and it was not worth what we paid. Mine was soggy and had no tase also was not what i ordered and her was bland and under cooked. Not happy! Also when we phoned in we were not told...More

Thank Pathfinder785875
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We ordered for delivery and the only reason Tan’s is getting even one star from me is that the delivery fellow and the lady that answered the phone were so nice. The broth in the wonton soup was fine, but biting into the wonton was...More

Thank dawntop
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A must stop for chinese food. The buffet is one of the best chinese buffets we have encountered. We visited 3 times during our month long stay. Always busy so it says something about the quality...

1  Thank Richard O
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Service was very good, friendly staff, buffet style, style great at cleaning the the tables and asking if we wanted anything to drink , food plentiful and very tasty, nice atmosphere.

1  Thank connie062
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The buffet for dinner was plentiful, you shouldn’t be hungry. There are many wheat free options although I don’t know if you are totally GF that there wouldn’t be cross contamination (soy sauce etc??) they do try to accommodate. (Overall parksville restaurants aren’t really into...More

Thank Katathome
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Came here on the recommendation of the hotel staff Had the buffet- large selection of food, plenty of veg is options, rice, noodles and sauces All very hot and well cooked/tasty Smaller selection of deserts with ice cream Staff helpful and bill inexpensive A good...More

Thank Richardc1970
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Food was tasty with a good selection for a Chinese buffet. Buffet items were hot as expected. Staff were friendly and hard-working. We will definitely return. And...was close to our honeymoon motel.

1  Thank Blaine B
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Very good chinese food, clean and tasty. Excellent service in a nice casual setting with an outside deck!

Thank gspannier
Reviewed 15 June 2018

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

1  Thank metaungulate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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