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Silver Inn Restaurant

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) #582 of 2,980 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
2702 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 2V6, Canada
+1 403-276-6711
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
21 Mar 2017
“Great food will come back”
3 Jan 2017
“Great chinese food!”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
2702 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 2V6, Canada
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

The service in the Silver Inn are amazing everything 5-10 minutes always hot and ready to eat definitely one of the biggest perks is the ginger beef as I've heard it was created by george wong in the restaurant who was the prior owner

Thank crazytaylor1234
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have eaten here for lunch and dinner several times; sometimes with friends, other times for business lunches. The menu is the same, but I have to say, the lunch items seem crispier and fresher. Irregardless, I have never been disappointed with their food. Good...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We started going to this restaurant more than 30 years ago and we always loved it! However it has changed hands and has become quite run down. The food still is pretty good but this restaurant sure does need an update. It is getting quite...More

Thank AJD1968
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My friend and I popped into this gem of a place on a week night and it was full by six o'clock. The service is friendly and informal usually with a bit of sarcasm and blunt advice thrown in. The food was fresh and authentic!...More

Thank cassenheimer
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The Silver Inn has been a staple in my family for 30 years but sadly the restaurant has probably not been updated in that amount of time and it showing. The staff ranges from very friendly to quite indifferent and I felt kind of sad...More

Thank 29jrh
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I've been going here for 32 years. It is my family's favourite Chinese food restaurant. We love the chicken and broccoli in garlic sauce as well as the Peking fish. Often we order take out and think it's great at home. It is better served...More

Thank connaughty
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Pretty much the worst food ever. This use to be a good place, USE TO BE. There were eight of us that went there last week, the hostess was rude, the waitress was rude and the food below a one star. No one even wanted...More

Thank surfrgirl
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We have not been to this restaurant for many years - It opened about 40 years ago. The meal was very good and I would certainly go back in the near future.

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The Silver Inn Restaurant are the people who created (Calgary) Ginger Beef. That's right Ginger Beef was created in this restaurant. Go there just to taste the 'original' Ginger Beef.

Thank Jake J
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We have been going here for Chinese food for 30 years. The food is always great and the sevice is quick. Try the ginger beef which is rumoured to have been invented here.

Thank Janet C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2702 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 2V6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-276-6711
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