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947 N Park Dr, Evansville, IN 47710-3629
+1 812-428-6611
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Evansville, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We have been eating at the Canton Inn for many years and the service has never diminished. Yemi and his family hold a high standard of excellence for all employees and show that openly to all customers. Great food and always a personal greeting, what else could you want in a "hometown" restaurant?

Thank devitts2016
Evansville, Indiana
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260 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This is a friendly family owned and operated Chinese Restaurant in North Park in Evansville. This establishment has many options on the buffet and they have a cook to order menu if you prefer, but I don't understand why. There is also the option of call ahead for carryout that you can pick up at the drive thru window.

Thank dcetraveling
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went for the first time after reading about it in Sunday paper that it was voted one of the top spots to go to. The price of the buffet was average(about $8), and ordered a water for my drink(for the limited food options drinks should be included in that price). The food on the buffet was hot and tasted okay.... More 

Thank Clint H
Evansville, Indiana
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

The owners of this place are wonderful and personable. The food is mediocre/average for a typical Chinese buffet. I love Chinese food and normally stay away from buffets where everything tends to taste the same. Now I remember why.

Thank Ronald O
Evansville, Indiana
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93 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Always hot fresh food and quick to refill,friendly service.Great prices.Food is amazing.Cant go wrong with this choice.Also has drive thru for carry out.Down side is you eat to much it's that good!

Thank 37093Debra1111
Evansville, Indiana
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235 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

Great food, but I do wish the buffet had more hours. We got there as the buffet was closing and had to order off the menu. But food was great.

Thank IndianaKris
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Love the staff and food. Yemi is hands down one of the best hometown restaurant owners around. The staff always goes out of their way to insure everything is to your satisfaction. If we don't go once a week we feel like we have missed out.

Thank Chris J
Evansville, Indiana
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

It had been a bit in between visits.It's just as I remembered " just ok". The food was average, but the staff was very friendly. If your in the area its worth a stop, but don't go out of you way.

Thank Andy H
Evansville, Indiana
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

Always Fresh food on the buffet! Have never been disappointed. The food is some of the most satisfying that you'll find. This is not a mega buffet, but there is more than enough to fill up with. The Owners are onsite and making sure everyone and everything is right.

Thank cwa62
San Antonio, Texas
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530 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Good Chinese buffet. The server was quick with beverages (no alcohol) and brought us a menu. We walked over to check out the buffet and everything looked fresh so that was what we chose instead of of the menu. It was a good choice because almost everything tasted very good, I love crab rangoon and they did not let me... More 

Thank Joe C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 13
Chinese, Asian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 947 N Park Dr, Evansville, IN 47710-3629
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-428-6611

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