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Lucky Garden Restaurant

218 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1391
+1 207-622-3465
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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218 Water St, Hallowell, ME 04347-1391
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We went out of our way to eat here after reading the reviews. This is the first time that I had a contrary opinion to so many who like this place. My husband and I had their luncheon buffet, and tried the sesame chicken, the...More

Thank mainetraveler558
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We’ve been going here since I was a little kid and I can say with great confidence that this is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Maine. Their sesame chicken is hands down the best. The best time to go is when they are...More

Thank jdavenport207
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We rented a place in Hallowell while looking for a house to buy. The first night we went to Lucky Garden as not much else was open. The food was ok, nothing special. The waiter was kind of rude like he was in a bad...More

Thank jillkelly777
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I go here for a quick in & out with decent food at an affordable price. All with a gracious view over the Kennebunk River. Clean, quiet and orderly with good basic Chinese dishes. This is a good place for a group lunch or if...More

Thank BA W
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We have visiting here for over 25 years. We love the buffet and the staff is very nice. We would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank dlmoore305
Reviewed 25 September 2017

$8.50 plus tax for lunch buffet starting 11am. Really good value, drinks also reasonably priced. Beware the electronic "Open" sign either does not work or was not switched on.

1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 29 August 2017

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 28 August 2017

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
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Jennifer J
3 November 2017|
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Response from leemD6826RU | Reviewed this property |
They have been in the past so expect them to be open.
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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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