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Modern Orchid

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Darthmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Halifax, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Enjoyed our meal, good value. Dinner for 4 came with 12 chicken balls and 12 honey garlic ribs in those dishes. It fed 2 adults and 2 teenagers with some leftover for 1 person to have lunch. Would get it again, came to just under $50 as you get 10 % off for pickup orders . Have eaten in before... More 

Thank ericfranson
Halifax, Canada
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I cannot say how many times we have walked by this place but my son said lets go in I'm buying the wait staff was great very clean calm place not over stuffed with people so you could talk and actually hear each other , the fried wontons to die for so crunchy and the red sauce was very hot... More 

Thank Olga P
Yarmouth, Canada
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great food, great service. Nice to find this restaurant walking distance from hotel. The menu had great choices and only about $10.50 for the most expensive combo plate.

Thank Robert C
Halifax, Canada
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117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The food was VERY tasty, but the restaurant is always uncomfortably cold. My teenage daughter had to keep her long winter coat on while eating. Also, 2 people of our party of 4 were served about 5 minutes before the other 2. In order to be polite, the first 2 waited the 5 minutes and therefore their food was not... More 

Thank NSTravel101
Bridgewater, Canada
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I was very impressed by the Chinese food, at this restraunt. The chicken balls were just awesome , the rice was moist and hot, the honey garlic spare ribs were moist, not dried out. With lot meat, and very little grizzle. They also had a tasty egg roll, crisp on outside and filling was very tasty. The portion control was... More 

Thank Wallace C
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

food was a bit bland. Chicken fried rice was sticky. Beef and broccoli was limp and the egg roll tasted like it was filled with a paste. Service and decor were good. I probably wouldn't go back.

Thank geminislq
Moncton, Canada
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109 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I decided to go pick up Cantonese chow mein take out to take back with me to nearby Hampton inn. Great food and large portion. Will go back!!

Thank Georges
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86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Overall nice decor and atmosphere. The service was OK. It was cold though, very cold. It was not well heated and it cooled the food quickly. The price was high and mediocre beer selection made this a "meh" visit

Thank Nick L
Miami, FL
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Huge menu. The dishes we ordered were competently prepared and delicious. However this appears to be a chain, and as such, the food is a bit formulistic.

Thank johnpE908TO
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

we were met with a welcoming smile and greeted with a well trained waitress. the food quality was excellent and very fair pricing.

Thank Jerry S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Darthmouth Crossing, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: 9024808866
This restaurant is located in the mall adjacent to Hampton Inn Dartmouth. It looked quite new, probably that's why it is not in your listing as of yet, but I think it is worth to include it.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?