*** Disclaimer: This is one of the better Chinese restaurants in North Delta/Surrey***
I sincerely wonder if there is a just a curse in the local Surrey/North Delta area which results in not so great Chinese food. I don't really understand why, it just is.
Yummy Wonton started off with good promise, but now there are cracks showing.
1. Don't bother asking for special requests.
I usually ask for less oil, and I have a sneaky suspicion that I end up with more oil in my food... Also, I love ginger and asked for one dish to be cooked with a bit more ginger, it ended up being far too gingery, I think they put in a quarter cup of ginger... it was inedible...
2. Higher prices randomly raised.
Almost all of their prices have increased, however they can't be bothered to print take-out menu's with the higher prices, and it's been months since prices have been raised... So basically purchasing from here, prices could be anything...
3. Sizes are based on the discount?
I've noticed that if I order over the discount amount some dishes will be sized smaller, while on other visits they will come in the larger container. I'm not even sure this is legal.
4. Substitution's now cost lots.
When they opened their set dinner could be any meat, now it's a extra $2 charge per item changed. As there is a range of religion's in the area they started off allowing people to pick their meat but changed this... Bad customer service.
Their servings are pretty large, and most items come in a large container.
The food is cooked pretty well, but it is inconsistent. Also while there is a set size container portion's will oddly enough vary, sometimes it will be packed to the top, other times container's will be emptier. Sometimes there will be lots of meat, other times less...
They use fresh vegetables.
Even with higher prices, because portions are bigger it's fairly reasonable.
Essentially we put up with the quirks because compared to other Chinese restaurants in the area, this place is very good.