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Golden Dragon Restaurant

5023 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
+1 250-723-8641
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible32%
10 Sep 2017
“Dinner out”
25 Jul 2017
“Pretty fair for a small town”
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Chinese, Asian
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5023 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
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11 - 20 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We had visited this restaurant once before and hubby was ok with it and I was utterly disappointed. The kids found nothing appealing. Our favourite is Yellow River on 10th where they ask you what you want them to make fresh for the buffet. But...More

Thank Virginia K
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Love this place. Food is awesome and they have a huge buffet to choose from. Service is good and good value for your money. We will go back.

Thank fishingguy2015
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Not going to golden dragon anymore. My husband and my uncle seen cockroachs and I get sick eating there. Was good food but they changed and have cockroachs

2  Thank CleoNova
Reviewed 17 October 2015

After all day fishing we wanted something simple, tasty, and filling. This chinese buffet filled the bill perfectly, with a reasonable choice of westernised chinese dishes, and unlimited returns to the buffet.

Thank 497ianj
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Whether dining alone or coupled, at lunch or supper, both the smorgasbords and "off the menu" items here always leave me smiling. The evening smorgasbord is superior to the lunch buffet as one might expect. Canadian dishes are also served, and the Chinese food is...More

Thank Sarah 1
Reviewed 15 September 2015

smorg was very far and few between. most things where available on the smorg as they ran out. and the food you did get was very plain and lacking in all flavour

1  Thank john w
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Good price, food fabulous. Vegetables crispy and selection of dishes great. They advertised no MSG. Food was hot, they were constantly checking and replenishing the food trys so it was fresh.

Thank mawsym2
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Buffet not too hot and staff slow to replenish food items. THe price is fairly expensive for the type of food that is provided. There is always lots of deeply fried foods and sickly sweet meat.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 15 March 2015

The worst Chinese food in port Alberni. It is the most expensive and worst tasting, bad combination. $50 for 3 dishes and all the meat was chewy the vegetables were greasy and everything was slimy and saucy. Pair that with the crabby servers and this...More

2  Thank helena218
Reviewed 29 October 2014

I won't be eating there again - OR ordering for take out. The smorgasbord offerings seemed to be inconsistent in temperature and quite greasy.

1  Thank DADIG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5023 Johnston Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 5L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-723-8641
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