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Cheelin

) #465 of 574 Restaurants in Halifax ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Asian
1496 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-422-2252
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible21%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1496 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

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 14 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
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The food was fresh and it had an authentic Chinese flavor. We went twice for lunch and of course we enjoy it.

Thank aug1069nyc
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Cheelin Restaurant is by far the best Chinese food restaurant in this Metro HRM. The food is always fresh and cooked perfectly. On Fridays they have a buffet for about $14. Fannie is always hard at work in the kitchen or doing deliveries but I...More

Thank HalifaxCozumelbound
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Unfortunately, the food vendor at the farmer's market uses the same utensils for all of its food. Pork, chicken, beef, and "vegetarian", they use the same spoon for all dishes. This is not suitable for vegetarians.

Thank NSmum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
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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