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Hi-Lite Restaurant Ltd

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198 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1A9, Canada
+1 250-365-6741
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible14%
13 Jul 2017
“Best Chinese Food in Castlegar”
24 Jun 2017
“Fantastic fresh food!”
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Chinese, Asian, American, Canadian
$$ - $$$
198 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Jim and his wife are the two most wonderful people I have ever known in my entire life. They make and serve the best Chinese Food in Castlegar and I wish that they will always stay open and never sell. Although the furniture is run...More

1  Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Visiting from Langley. Our son and girlfriend brought us here from Rossland and wow...Delicious and fresh food, quick friendly service, large portions. Best Chinese in years. Yes the décor is dated...but who eats that. Had spring rolls made fresh that day in house and the...More

Thank mahonfamily2017
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Holy man, this place could use some serious love. It looks like a 50's diner... that hasn't been updated since the early 50's. The green walls are missing paint chips that have been filled with different shades of paint over the years, and I think...More

Thank 72hoursRemain
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The other reviews pretty much sum this place up. You should be adventurous or maybe you want to remember the small town chinese restaurant you went to back in the day. The food is better than the place looks, but the ginger beef was sub...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 16 April 2016

This restaraunt is old and the atmospher hasnt changed in 20 years. same old green stools. Foods ok but nothing to write home about. Prices are stuiply high. Not a good place to spend your time or money. Stay away!

Thank LFelt0n
Reviewed 22 September 2015

The best Chinese in Castlegar with the best ambiance. Think throwback 50's diner with gravy on the side. Worth a visit!

1  Thank steakandchips77
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great Chinese food take out. Has always been my go to take out restaurant. Try the #7 combo. Sadly the owner may be retiring soon so call before you go.

Thank Castlegar
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Not one of the best looking places to look at but, the trip back in time to a classic "Ma & Pop" restaurant was the best. The setting is dated in the 1960's with working jukeboxes at every table. The prices look expensive, but when...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The couple that own this place work hard and put up with a lot from it's customers because most residents come here after a night of partying. It is definitely a classic Castlegar thing to do and the decor is very fun and nostalgic. The...More

Thank sallysn0tmyname
Reviewed 16 July 2014

OK - lost somewhere between Neil Diamond and Guns and Roses - the Hi-Lite has been and will is continuing to serve up small town Chinese food. This is the classic small town Chinese food experience. The price is OK - the food is actually...More

2  Thank Kris J
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Chinese, Asian, American, Canadian
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  • Address: 198 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, British Columbia V1N 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Castlegar
  • Phone Number: +1 250-365-6741
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