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Centennial Cafe

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7439 Frontier St, Pemberton, British Columbia V0N 2L0, Canada
+1 604-894-6433
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Fast and always the same. Friendly staff. Funny place to eat. Makes me laugh when I go. Owners are hilarious. Shrimp dumplings are soo awesome.

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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128 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great food here! Took it to go one night, and it was so good we came back again to dine in the second night. The atmosphere isn't overly inviting, but if you're in Pemberton, you probably aren't extremely concerned about this. Don't be put off by the non-traditional loo of this place, their food is absolutely great. The staff working... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This restaurant is hit or miss. I have been there and the food was very good, other days very poor. Sometimes the veggies are fresh sometimes from a bag of frozen food. The hot and sour soup can be very good or not. It really depends on the cook of the day. The staff is very friendly and the service... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I hate giving this restaurant a negative review because the staff was so nice. But I have to warn people that if they want good Chinese food, don't go here. Obviously the food choices are limited while you're in Pemberton, but I was not a fan. The food was quite flavourless and the other items that my buddies ordered looked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Wooowww this a s simple restaurant with great people cooking and serving!!! Thank you so much for those great dinners !! They do have a large menu, but my favorite was the chowmain drizziling plate!! Cant wait to eat this again!! My dinners there were always magnificent! Highly recomended!! I will be back soon!

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Thank Delhi T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Ordered the sweet & sour pork on rice which was seemingly ok but the next day I got food poisoning... Will not be visiting again.

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Thank Alicia D
Sorrento, Canada
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

We couldn't find too many places open at this time of year, so took a chance on this 'Chinese and Western food' joint - something I usually avoid. The menu is extensive and appears reasonable, BUT, the food was terrible. The 'fried' noodles (chow mein) were cold and just boiled, with no visible chicken, and the chicken stir fry was... More 

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Battle, United Kingdom
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161 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Located nearly the Town barn, by the railroad, this is a handy cafe/restaurant serving Chinese and Canadian food. We had a delicious Thai Seafood Fried Rice and good old fashioned hamburger. Both were very tasty and freshly cooked. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Thank Andrew A
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

I'm generally wary of any restaurant that advertises '... authentic Cantonese, Szechuan and Western dining..." So I expected indifferent, greasy mall food with too much soy sauce and few greens. Boy, was I wrong! The chow mein was light and understated, the prawns were juicy and many, and the broccoli with two kinds of mushrooms was absolute umami bliss. The... More 

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Thank Chai-Mindless
Lexington, SC
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

We were visiting the area with friends, who know the owners personally. The greeting and service were very warm. The food was not particularly interesting. Everything was somewhat colorless though tasty. It was hard to find chicken or vegetables in the chicken chow mein. The sweet & sour pork was just bits of fried meat in what tasted like a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7439 Frontier St, Pemberton, British Columbia V0N 2L0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Pemberton
  • Phone Number: +1 604-894-6433

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