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Canton Cafe

1212 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, NM 87020-2429
+1 505-287-8314
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
24 Aug 2017
“A Classic Route 66 Chinese Diner”
15 Jun 2017
“Looks are deceiving - this place is GOOD!”
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Chinese, Asian
1212 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, NM 87020-2429
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

I was really missing Chinese food when I went here. This is probably a good reflection of an old Chinese diner on Route 66 because it has been operating nearly 50 years. I enjoyed talking to the operators who are really from Guangzhou Provence. The...More

Thank ShanghaiSkater
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Don't be put off by the fact that this place looks a little old and worn out; it is, but that does not in any way affect that quality of the oriental food served there - it is excellent! What a pleasant surprise. There are...More

Thank christianj601
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Stayed in Grants Sunday most places this one open food good price right buffet style could of been a little hotter but ok .Convenient probably wont go back unless stuck in Grants for a highway place ok

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 4 November 2015

I was sick this night and all I wanted was something spicy to help clear my head ... the food was good and did the trick.

Thank PCDoc54UT
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

Our hotel clerk recommended this place and we were very satisfied. I'm a vegetarian, and the spicy bean cake was quite good, but you may want to select another option if you want more vegetables. The food is fresh and the staff are nice and...More

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 15 February 2015

I stopped here on a long drive and was staying at the Quality Inn and the desk clerk recommended this place as a locals eatery. I was not disappointed. I had a nice dinner and did my first "pay it forward" in a few years....More

Thank Bernie D
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I ordered Sesame Chicken to go and now suffering from a bout of food poisoning! I always ask and was told by two people that this was the best Chinese restaurant in town. The texture and taste was not good but I was so hungry,...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Canton Restaurant is only a mile away from Comfort Inn, it was recommended by the desk clerk & it was an excellent service, food & the place was older but it was clean restaurant. Everyone in the restaurant were very friendly.

1  Thank Betty Mae G
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I am a little biased we have eaten here for years and it remains one of our very favorite places to eat. It is a family owed and operated establishment that is always good! The variety is very good and whether you eat from the...More

1  Thank Craig V
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Restaurant offered off the menu or buffet. The food was very excellent I had second serving from the buffet. The location is only 1 mile from Comfort Inn hotel.

Thank Berry B
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 1212 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, NM 87020-2429
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Grants
  • Phone Number: +1 505-287-8314
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