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Sam’s Congee Delight


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Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff

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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Tried Sam's Congee ... We ordered two bowls of congee, curry squid, and "cow tongue" dough bun, as well as a bowl of Chinese raddish and fish ball. The congee was pretty good but the size was very small compared to other Congee restaurants ......More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

It's copied from original Hong Kong Street style restaurant, not fancy but simple. Food are created quick, no need to wait for long time. You can see how good are prepared through glass for the kitchen. Food taste good, and authentic

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Sam’s congee has always been my favorite congee place. I always bring my out of town guests to this restaurant. But I am very disappointed with its new location. - place: although bigger, renovation was very minimally done. Not up to par compared to other...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BGCF
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Their new opening was a great expectation. The place had been closed in Market Village on Steeles/Kennedy, and people was waiting for quite a while before they opened again on Woodbine. However, we are disappointed. Congee is supposed to be more tasty when it is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank W4953KPjohnl
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Founded in 1966 as a Hawker food stall ( Dai Pai Dong ) next to Honk Kong's Kwun Tong Wet Market. Its migration to Market Village decades ago brought an authentic and nostalgic taste of Hong Kong street food experience to Toronto. Providing a range...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cctyu68
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This Hong Kong style congee and snacks place had been established for decades, and moved to this new location recently. Their Chinese donuts and rice noodles are really fresh and delicious. Their congees are good but I like them thicker than watery. Other snacks are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The owner definitely put a lot of effort into this new location. It is much more pleasant than before with new styling plastic dishes and colour scheme. This congee bowl is smaller than before; but I do like the way they basket the deep fired...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jim P
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Not as good as the one in Market Village. I ordered fried noodles, steamed rice rolls (too dry). The portions were very small,

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank d75hoa2
Reviewed August 14, 2018

August 3, 2018 was a very anticipated day for many long-time Sam’s Congee Delight fans! Sam’s Congee Delight (黃三記) is the infamous congee and silky smooth rice rolls restaurant that used to reside inside Market Village for over two decades. Upon the closure of the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank stenoodie
Reviewed October 27, 2017

They have the best steamed rice rolls. The skin of the rice rolls is incredibly thin; they use a piece of cloth to help solidify and shape it when they make it. The result are incredibly soft and smooth rice rolls. I’ve had their Plain...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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