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Regency Palace Restaurant, Calgary

Regency Palace Restaurant - Calgary, Canada
Regency Palace Restaurant
335-328 Centre Street Southeast, Calgary, AB T2G 4X6Map
+1 403 777 2288
Neighborhood: Downtown/ Eau Claire
Cuisine: Seafood,Chinese
Overview

The Regency Palace Restaurant is one of the largest restaurants in Calgary, and a perfect choice if you have a sizable crowd to entertain. The dance floor accommodates plenty of people for events such as receptions and corporate functions, and the decor sports a Chinese theme with bold colors. There are over 200 items to choose from on the menu, including the traditional Chinese favorites and more innovative fare, such as stuffed chicken wings and ginger fried beef; dim sum is served daily.

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By F | Posted 07/25/12
  We flew all the way from Hong Kong to Calgary for my mom's 80th b-day only. Unfortunately, the quality of the food was totally dissatisfied and the only comment – the dinner was way over-priced (CAD12xx). VIP Room The given VIP room seems like a reception area or a lounge bar, nearing the entrance. Staffs were even working (i.e. clean up glasses, doing some tableware) while we were having dinner. It was so annoying and disrespectful. Braise Supreme Shark’s Fin: A bowl of Bean sprouts with countable low graded shark’s fin on top. It tasted so salty and the Shark’s fin wasn’t supreme at all. Braised Whole Fresh Abalone in Chicken Sauce: The abalones were cheap canned type, The chef probably only needed a microware for making the dish. The source tasted the same as used for the Shark’s fin. Braised Sea Cucumber with Vegetable: I was impressed by the size of the plate, not anything on it. The vegetable was so salty and difficult to chew. The sea cucumber was ridiculously unacceptable! Again, the same source Couple Jumbo Scallops: It shouldn’t be hard to buy good scallops in Canada. The so-called “Jumbo” ones were small and tiny ones, with roughly estimated 1.2 inches in diameter. The worst thing was that some were sliced into two. Steamed Fish with Soya Sauce: Each one of us was served a very small portion of such low graded fish. If the chief wasn’t sure how to cook fishes like Grouper, Coral Grouper, etc, it might be better to serve the whole low graded fish, at least, to fill up our stomach. Noodle with soup: The crappy noodle tasted like Rubber band! It tasted horrible and sucks! The soup was just plain tasteless like water. The birthday buns It looks like to me that the chief wasn’t know how much time it needed to steam up the buns, some were remained cold inside. (This is quite a big surprise for every one of us) We had 7 people and paid CAD 12xx for such disappointing dinner, it costs more than CAD 170 for each one of us. I understand that business means making profits, but most importantly, recurring clients are the major source of future revenue. There is a thin line between ripping off and making profits. The overall qualities of food and the waiter’s bad attitude have forced me to write this message; we were so pissed off. The restaurant should speak to the chief and the waiter, at least, to ask the chief changing the menu or lower the price by at least 30%. (Why would this restaurant do something like that for us, especially on my Mom’s 80th birthday?) http://www.regencypalacerestaurant.com/...   Read More
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Restaurant General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 11:30 AM to 02:00 PM, Monday to Friday from 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM, Saturday to Sunday from 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM
  • Credit Cards Accepted: visa, mastercard
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