Meet and Eat at Lee’s Garden

2022 Best History Documentary Program or Series

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Long before the Big Mac, Montrealers raved about the Chow Mein Bun. The first Chinese buffet opened in Montreal at a time when Chinese food was considered exotic. This documentary takes a look at the history of Chinese-Canadian restaurants and their distinctive menu that have earned a place in history and in people’s hearts.

Nominees:

Day's Lee, Howard Tan

Channel:

CBC

Broadcaster:

CBC

Production Company:

Cinnamon Bowl Productions

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