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Gene's Restaurant

) #70 of 102 Restaurants in Stratford €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian,
81 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
+1 519-271-9678
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
22 Apr 2017
“Typical Run of the Mill Chinese Restaurant”
23 Nov 2016
“meh...”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
81 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Same Chinese Food menu as you would have seen in the 60's. Classics done just as you would expect. Perfectly cooked and presented every time. This is about as textbook a Chinese restaurant as you can get.

Thank Sythe114
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Average Food and Prices - a pretty typical place. Nothing especially notable either good or bad. Downtown location.

Thank TravelNotTourism
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing Chinese food best in stratford only thing if u do take out always call way ahead it is at least a hr wait on weekends

Thank steinmafia
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

On Saturday, I took my family of seven out for dinner here because it had always been a long time favorite of the family. However, we won't be going back. The service was terrible, it took 15 minutes to order our drinks and another 15...More

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Staff very friendly and helpful, great food...at Gene's there is usually a 45 min to 1 hour wait to pickup your order, this tells you all the locals use this place to eat.

Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Good food, great flavour, and they will cook Vegan options. I have been going to this for many years and have never ever had a complaint. The owner and his wife are fantastic.

Thank Lola M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had always liked this restaurant but have had two bad experiences in a row and most likely won't go back for eating in the dining room. the take out is still very good.

Thank John N
Reviewed 17 November 2016

They have the best plum sauce, for their egg rolls. I have not found it in any other restaurant, to date. Menu selections are helpful, with meal packages available for different sizes. Makes for easy ordering.

Thank AvonPines
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We have taken out from Gene's twice and never again. Simply awful food prepared without passion or taste. Heavy on the veggies and sauce, an embarrassment for Stratford's downtown. C'mon people you can do better! Posting here instead of asking for a refund. Check out...More

1  Thank Canadian416
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Gene's had very good Chinese food (there were other things on the menu) that was not salty (just the way I like it). They do use MSG in some of the their dishes.

Thank demorasulu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-271-9678
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