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Canton Bistro

79405 Highway 111, Ste 5, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8300
+1 760-771-9129
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
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79405 Highway 111, Ste 5, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8300
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was wonderful and the rest of the staff were very friendly. Sadly, that could not make up for the poor quality of our food. My chicken with vegetables in brown sauce was quite bland, and the sweet and sour shrimps were doughy.

Thank MajorAccolades
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We love this place. Fast service in pretty room. Nice and clean. Lots of choices--I've had all of their shrimp dinners, I think! Liked them all. Their mixed fried rice has the tenderest beef and chicken. Delectable. Healthy portions insure tomorrow's lunch.

Thank techbear
Reviewed 29 November 2017

had been before, wasn't quite as stellar as i had remembered. We had takeout and took a little time to get the order correct

Thank Douglas William M
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

It’s been several years since we ate here and the reviews in the interim have been mixed We both chose the egg drop soup and my wife had asparagus chicken and I had mushroom beef We both enjoyed the meal very much, don’t let the...More

Thank davefoshee
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in 3 years do to a very bad experience. I was passing by and in the mood do I thought I would give them a try again. Seated promptly. Food came quick. Good portions and tasted great. All is forgiven.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

The atmosphere is clean and hip, much better than I expected when I saw the outside of the restaurant in the strip center. A neon light advertising beer was pretty much all that I saw in the window. I hadn't had Chinese food in a...More

Thank veritas1st
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I had heard good things about the Canton Bistro, so we decided to try it. The location is in a strip mall - however the restaurant is more upscale than I thought it would be and the food was very good. We have tried a...More

Thank harborbabe
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Our dinner at Canton Bistro was disappointing - our expectations were high after reading all the very good and excellent reviews on Trip Advisor. Inside of restaurant is appealing and upscale for a strip mall restaurant, our server was pleasant and our food came very...More

Thank TouristeSeattle
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Canton Bistro is a great Chinese Restaurant. The decor is much more upscale than most similar restaurants and the food is excellent. No reservations for parties less than six, but the wait is never very long. We will be back!

Thank wilyotter2015
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Had dinner here with friends last night and this DEFINITELY is on our repeat list!! It's located in a nondescript strip mall near WalMart and who knew such a jewel of a restaurant would be hidden here. We only wish we were told about this...More

Thank pare10s
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16 February 2017|
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Lunch is great and Happy Hour starts at 3pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79405 Highway 111, Ste 5, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-8300
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: +1 760-771-9129
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Best Chinese food in town! Lunch, Dinner, Cocktails, Dine-in, Take-out, Catering
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