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A-1 Oriental Kitchen

43 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-1255
+1 315-386-3778
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good30%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
10 Sep 2018
“Good for a Bite”
1 Aug 2018
“Rude, dirty, disgusting!”
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Asian, Chinese
43 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-1255
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is a nice choice for someone who doesn't want to cook or is craving takeout. They accept money off student IDs from SUNY Canton which makes them Ideal takeout for study sessions and lazy days. They have a good selection of plates, appetizers, etc...More

Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We came in for lunch. We had a few questions about the menu. The woman behind the counter was rude and refused to answer. Her parents and kids were playing around shouting. Whatever I asked she said "look at the menu". Then when we ordered...More

Thank Ithai S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Recently had a take out - ordered mixed seafood with noodles - noodles were almost raw and all stuck together - one scallop, one piece of lobster, one piece of imitation crab - ughhh. Wife got some glutonous mass called "vegetable chow mein" - the...More

Thank Conrad4u
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Not a lot of food choices in Canton. We tried this one and did not love it. The sauce was good but the chicken was not nice chunks of meat - more a combo of gristle/fat/skin.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I have literally lost track of how many times I have enjoyed the Buffet at this location over recent years. Justin, his Wife, and all the staff with their friendly attitudes, simply add to the wonderful selection of very tasty food items. Always clean facilities,...More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Nice location on Main St. Eat-in or carry out. We enjoy several of their dishes. Fast service. We like Sweet & Sour Chicken and their fried rice.

Thank Hockey13617
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The food here is OK but don't expect anything near authentic Chinese food; good for a quick meal for unexpected guests or if one doesn't wish to cook but some dishes are better than others. Serving sizes are large when not purchasing off the lunch...More

Thank lloy0076
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This restaurant has fabulous food and the prices are low. Quality and quntity of food is HIGH! Eat here every time I come up to area...at least twice a year for the past 20 years.

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Biggest thing to remember, there is another A-1 Chinese restaurant in Potsdam. My husband & I both searched for Chinese restaurants near us, and each of us got a different A-1 restaurant. Reviews gave the biggest complaints as orders not being there, it's because you...More

Thank saratogasilks
Reviewed 15 November 2015

We had take out from this place last night. Called them at 4:30 for a 6:00 pick up. It was ready when I got there and the girl at the counter was pleasant. The food however was a little disappointing. Three of the dishes, the...More

Thank Vermontsun
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Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-1255
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: +1 315-386-3778
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