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Lucky Garden Restaurant

218 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1391
+1 207-622-3465
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“moo shoo” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
218 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1391
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buffet is not huge. You can try everything. Food is fresh and very flavorful. They are busy but service is still outstanding. My go to for Chinese in Maine. Only other places I know of for good Chinese food is China Town San Francisco or...More

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant years ago with the in-laws, but thought it was closed because the restaurant sits in back of a store that looked closed. My brother-in-law brought me some Sweet and Sour soup from there last week and we decided to check...More

Thank Joy E
Reviewed 9 August 2017

After being extremely disappointed in our hunt for good Chinese food in Augusta, Maine we found ourselves in Hallowell. Lucky Garden sits right beside the river, bright flower baskets on the railings, the food is fresh, the restaurant clean and the staff is very helpful....More

Thank tinalynne141
Reviewed 14 June 2017

They have kept the quality of the food high. Clean, great service and great buffet. The owners are there and meet and great you. Drinks are very good!

Thank leemD6826RU
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Once we went to Lucky Garden we stopped looking for the best Chinese food in Augusta, Maine because we had found it. Very friendly people and I also recommend the Volcano Bowl (as long as you're not driving), so good!!

1  Thank Niki P
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Highly recommend the vegetable fried rice and moo shoo; delicious! We usually get take out and it's always ready when promised. Staff is friendly. Fried dishes are not greasy.

1  Thank Heather A
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My best friend took my daughter and I to this restaurant for the first time. We had the all you can eat buffet. The food was very good. It would have been somewhat better if the buffet was bigger. The price was very reasonable. The...More

Thank tam1972
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I have yet to be impressed with any of the vegetarian dishes, the titles do not properly depict the dishes. It's never what you'd expect, even when I asked a waiter if the family style tofu had fresh vegetables and was told yes, but actually...More

Thank Rachelle B
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I love this little restaurant. The food on the buffet stays consistent and always taste so good and for a good price. We have never had any issues with this place. Always feel welcomed when we are seated. This is our go to place for...More

Thank Taylor7683
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Maine's best Chinese restaurant. Tonight's take out was stellar. Spring rolls, spicy pork in garlic sauce and spicy green beans were fantastic! I'm from Boston and there is not a lot of good restaurant options in central Maine but this is an exception and the...More

Thank bonbec
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Questions & Answers
Marina S
30 March 2017|
Response from Taylor7683 | Reviewed this property |
No, this is your basic Chinese food restaurant, food here is very good though.
Darlene J
19 October 2016|
Response from bonbec | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1391
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Hallowell
  • Phone Number: +1 207-622-3465
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