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Jade Fountain

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3366 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3L3, Canada
+1 250-383-8718
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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were nicely surprised with the flavors of the food. The ginger fried beef was mildly spicy. The deep fried prawns were large with a generous portion. Definitely better than some Chinese restaurants.

1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love the Dim Sum at Jade Fountain. The food is always fresh and hot and the cart service is great. The shrimp and eggplant is some of the best I've every tasted. Nice savory treats and some sweets for dessert.

Thank Darcy N
Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I just visited Jade Fountain with my friend and our 2 daughters. We arrived shortly after opening time and within 10 minutes the entire place was full. Guests are promptly greeted and one can see the place is full of regulars...we were the only table there that was not Asian. Cart service was plentiful, fresh, and friendly. We had all... More 

Thank nikisauder
Read Island
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Always crowded, always busy. But also, always very, very good. I am gweilo but I KNOW dim sum and JF is the best on the southern Island.

Thank sallyd926
Victoria, Canada
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

all 6 of the items I ordered were very good & plentiful. The delivery service was promo and excellent

Thank Gail M
1 review
Reviewed 13 December 2016

i have been going there since they opened. over the years, i would occasionally order a dim sum item off the regular fare served on the carts. all too often, i would be ready to leave when the item would show up after 1/2 hour. Sometime the order would not get in. They are hard-pressed to make it right. Even... More 

Thank Chumi G
Vancouver, Canada
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86 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for dim sum on a Saturday late morning early afternoon. Had a long wait but it was worth it. Great food. Fast and plentiful. The serving sizes are large and made fresh. You can also order items from the menu. Gai Lan was perfect. The staff are friendly and a few of the women are VERY easy... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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168 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Whenever we visit Victoria we often had a challenging time seeking 'good' Chinese food in Victoria. We came here with my mother's BFF who is Chinese and has lived in Victoria for over 50 yrs. She recommended this place for dim sum based on value and tasty food. The restaurant is on floor 1R which you need to go inside... More 

Thank Melanie E
Victoria, Canada
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have been going there for a number of years. The quality has been declining over that time. The other night my wife went in for supper. There was only one other couple in there dining. That is not a good sign. Our first clue that things might not go well were the three black hairs on the white table... More 

Thank MensaMan49
Winnipeg, Canada
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215 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Fast and friendly service made this a quick meal. Nothing stands out except the won ton soup, the other dishes were okay and nothing was bad. I'm going to have to try the dim sum at another time.

Thank Travellingfool2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3366 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-8718

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