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China Moon Restaurant

225 SE Oralabor Rd, Ste 8, Ankeny, IA 50021
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Dubuque, Iowa
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Had dinner by myself here. The service was excellent, as the staff was very attentive and friendly. I had the Hunan Chicken and a cup of Hot and Sour soup. The soup was excellent and the Hunan Chicken was good, but seemed a little too buttery.

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New Braunfels, Texas, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We may have to change our minds. We used to say, "Don't eat seafood in Wyoming; and don't order Chinese in the Midwest." The China Moon was a delight. Not the best Chinese food we have ever had; but still an authentic style and flavor. If you are traveling through Iowa, this restaurant will provide a nice break from the... More 

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Top Contributor
255 reviews 255 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
322 helpful votes 322 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

While China Moon's prices aren't as cheap as your to-go type Chinese food places; the unhurried dine-in atmosphere, quiet oriental music, decor and very efficient, friendly staff make dining here an enjoyable event rather than a rush job. They have a full bar with several draught and bottled beers, house red & white wines, plum wine, hot sake and about... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Food is consistently good, and cooked fresh when you order. Scallops are tender, fried foods are crunchy, and spices are always perfect. Staff is attentive and friendly. Elegant decor, but reasonable prices. This is my favorite Chinese restaurant in the Des Moines metro area.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

China Moon is in a strip mall. But when you walk in the décor is very pretty and authentic. The staff was very friendly and efficient. I was there for lunch and had the Almond Chicken. All meals come with soup, egg roll and crab ragoon (the best I have ever had). The chicken had a great sauce and very... More 

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Mitchellville, Iowa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Lunching at China Moon was a pleasant experience. We were warmly greeted with excellent service. The food was great and served promptly. No chewy, stringy meet served here. The chicken and beef were both tender and delicious.

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Des Moines, Iowa, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

The food is always good, the only two Asian spots was Taste of Thailand, or China Moon. Try and not even PF Chang's China Bistro can touch this.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

Food is always fast.. The Shrimp fried rice is the best in town

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Additional Information about China Moon Restaurant

Address: 225 SE Oralabor Rd, Ste 8, Ankeny, IA 50021
Phone Number: 515-964-8400
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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