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112 S Banker St, Effingham, IL 62401-2446
217-347-0304
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Chinese eats in town!!!

Best Chinese food in town. Dine-in carry out or delivery experience is fast. Tasty wide variety menu with excellent portion served fresh and Hot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Best Chinese food in town. Dine-in carry out or delivery experience is fast. Tasty wide variety menu with excellent portion served fresh and Hot.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Once again found ourselves in Effingham for the night en route to elsewhere along the Interstate and wanted to try something new/other than Firefly Grill. It was a beautiful evening so drove to the downtown area, just a couple of miles and @ 5-10 minutes south of the the Interstate. There found China Express. It had great reviews on Trip... More 

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Bedford, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We're on the way to indiana from St. Louis and wanted some Chinese food. Search on tripadvisor and read great reviews about it. It's a very simple place, most of take-outs. The owners were very kind, friendly and attentive. The food was very fresh, good and reasonably priced. Worth it a try.

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Trufant, Michigan, United States
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183 reviews 183 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Don't judge a book by the cover as their appearance does not indicate the quality of the food. Had the four seasons and asked for it spicy. It was enough food for two and was just the right amount of heat. They do not have restrooms but they do have great food.

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Effingham, Illinois, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

When I want Chinese and I have limited time, I call up China Express. They take my order, and by the time I drive there it is ready for pick-up. They also have delivery, but I have never tried that service. My favorites are egg drop soup, hot and sour soup, and chicken fried rice. Their soups are the best!... More 

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Carbondale, Illinois
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The food was very good, a tad on the pricey side. The staff was very helpful and polite. I am sure I will eat there again.

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Charleston, Illinois
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35 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

When I go to Effingham I always try to go by China Express and get their Vegetable Fried Rice! It is made while you wait and has the best vegetables in it!

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Effingham, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

We eat here often. The food is freshly prepared, the staff friendly, the owners on site.

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Effingham, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

The People are sooo nice!!! when you go there a few times they are ready know what u want before u order

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paris IL
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2009

This place is awesome! The owner is always working and always friendly, The delivery driver is polite and FAST! Their food is amazing! its a nice little local place that really packs the flavor. The amount of food you get for the price is astonishing. Definately going to eat here again next time im in town!

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Additional Information about China Express

Address: 112 S Banker St, Effingham, IL 62401-2446
Phone Number: 217-347-0304
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 112 S Banker St, Effingham, IL 62401-2446
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: 217-347-0304

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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