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3730 Tampa Rd, Oldsmar, FL 34677-6301
813-854-1961
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Chinese in the Area

Hands down, if you enjoy Chinese food, this establishment has the best in the area. Everything is prepared after you order from fresh,quality ingredients. You can't be in a hurry because the chef/owner is the only one on the kitchen and he is intent on giving you top quality cuisine. We eat here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Hands down, if you enjoy Chinese food, this establishment has the best in the area. Everything is prepared after you order from fresh,quality ingredients. You can't be in a hurry because the chef/owner is the only one on the kitchen and he is intent on giving you top quality cuisine. We eat here often and have never been less than... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Decided to try this place out because of the great trip advisor reviews. With such great reviews we were surprised to find the place empty at lunch. The only other person we saw was the rude employee that was there to serve us. After receiving our menus and looking at the high prices I asked our server if she had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We dine here monthly and are never disappointed with the quality of the food. It is always freshly prepared, seasoned to perfection and nicely presented. Don't be in a hurry as every meal is cooked to order---nothing is prepared in advance. The ingredients are fresh and locally sourced. If you like GOOD Chinese , this is the place to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Everything is home made to order and is fresh and amazing. Try the Spicy Shredded Chicken, it's to die for. We are addicted! It's family owned and operated and such a nice family. Don't be in a hurry because like I said it's all home made to order. The best fried rice too. Expect to pay more but well worth... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I travel to Asia for business, and it is difficult to eat most of the food that passes for Chinese in Florida. This place is as close to real as I have found. Quiet, simple atmosphere with very good food and attentive service.

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I've been to Big Bok Choy a couple of times and I'll continue to go as long as I'm in the area! The food is always fresh and flavorful and the waitress there (it's always the same lady but I can't recall her name at the present) is so unbelievably sweet. She has remembered my face and always says "welcome... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Amazing high quality authentic Chinese food. This is not mall Chinese food and it is a bit pricier but worth every penny for the quality. My husband loves the spicy shredded beef or chicken. The orange chicken is so delicious. The walnut prawns are the best I've ever had and the hot sour soup that comes with the meal has... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Big Bok Choy is a simple little Mom and Pop Chinese restaurant. If you are looking for a fast. inexpensive dinner go somewhere else as everything is prepared as ordered. I agree with other reviewers that is over priced but the quality is top notch so I can live with the price. I also agree that the Hot and Sour... More 

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Trinity, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Every meal we've had here has been delicious however we go very rarely because they are too overpriced. This is not upscale dining just a casual Chinese restaurant but they charge around $18 a plate and the soda refills are not even free. Also, they charge $10 to share a plate. Maybe that's not expensive to some people but to... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Went there with a friend because she had been there and loved the Hot & Sour Soup. So we went one night before the theater. Boy was she right. The soup is probably the best Hot & Sour I have ever had. We had the shrimp with walnuts and shared it. I do agree with the other reviewers that they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3730 Tampa Rd, Oldsmar, FL 34677-6301
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Oldsmar
  • Phone Number: 813-854-1961

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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