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Lily Garden Chinese Buffet, Toronto

Lily Garden Chinese Buffet - Toronto, Canada
Lily Garden Chinese Buffet
361 Wilson Avenue, Toronto, ON M3H 1T3Map
+1 416 630 8888
Neighborhood: North York
Cuisine: Chinese

Located on the busy Wilson Avenue of North York, Lily Garden Chinese Buffet restaurant stands unassuming and patient. Soon people will be herding into the place and rushing in to grab a seat to enjoy the delicious Asian fare laid out on the table. The buffet offered here is very reasonably priced and this makes this restaurant a favorite, especially, among the students who go to the local university. Cheap rates do not necessarily translate into cheap quality. The food served here is great and the crowds of people who throng here on a regular basis are a testament to this. The service is warm, friendly and attentive and the combination of this and the food make Lily Garden Chinese Buffet a place worth visiting.

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By romaeterna_v | Posted 01/26/15
  RUDE & RACIST. The cook and the owner are sisters. The owner kept pressuring me to hurry my meal. Her sister has a major attitude problem; kept giving me dirty looks, and cursing in Cantonese. The owner said, in an rude tone: "You full?....You pay bill now!." The server (Chinese guy with a mustache, who is the only one there who is nice) kept apologizing to me for their behavior. But I finally complained about the rude and disrespectful treatment and accused them of being unprofessional, which they are. One gentleman sitting across from me, who was listening the whole time, said It appears they singled me out because of my size. I said that's bizarre, given that 10 minutes earlier there was a guy there (amongst a group of construction workers) who must have been 350 lbs. I'm a big guy, but I'm not that big. The gentlemen was himself so offended by the treatment I received that he got up, left his full plate and walked out. Meanwhile I could hear the two sisters talking behind me in Cantonese. My girlfriend is from Hong Kong, I could understand some of what they were saying: "Diuu....Pak Guy....Tai...Gwai lo" etc, etc.... Translation: "F*&@k....Die in the street....Big....White Devil." I didn't eat any more than the other customers. But of course that shouldn't matter anyway... If they do not like people over-eating at their "ALL YOU CAN EAT BUFFET", they shouldn't have one. Nor did I cause any problems or commotion. I just went there as a paying customer to have a meal in peace. In my hurry to get out of there, I later realized that, on top of the horrible treatment, they over-charged me. You tell me, Do these people deserve to stay in business? If you have any sense of self-respect or justice you would not give these racists your business. I am reposting this message on other review sites to warn others....   Read More
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By STEVEN | Posted 05/27/11
  Words cannot express how bad this restaurant is....from the bland egg rolls to overly breaded, deep fried chicken(?) and mystery food? The restaurant is very run down - I am guessing the beer must be cheap and that is the only reason why this restaurant stays open.........   Read More
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By STEVEN | Posted 05/27/11
  the absolute worst restaurant you could ever imagine.......... the food sucks big time save your time and money .do not GO  
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