We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chen's Kitchen

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
7166 Renner Rd, Shawnee, KS 66217-9409
913-268-1668
Website
Improve this listing
Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 25 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Food and People

Fabulous little hole in the wall with fantastic Chinese take out. Quick serivce, great food, with a clientele that is includes a significant Asian population. Don't go here for the ambiance as there is none, but for take-out there is not many places better. You can call in a order and pick it up... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 18, 2015
Jon H
,
Shawnee, Kansas
Add Photo Write a Review

25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Kansas
Level Contributor
138 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to try a different chinese carryout & wish we hadn't. Although it is inexpensive with huge portions we needed a magnifying glass to see the chicken. There are definitely other places in the area that are better.

Helpful?
Thank KansasWildcat99
Shawnee, Kansas
Level Contributor
44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Fabulous little hole in the wall with fantastic Chinese take out. Quick serivce, great food, with a clientele that is includes a significant Asian population. Don't go here for the ambiance as there is none, but for take-out there is not many places better. You can call in a order and pick it up 15 minutes later. They often have... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jon H
Kansas
Level Contributor
20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Sorry for those who may think this is great food-keep searching if you are someone who knows what good food is suppose to taste like. The vegetables are fresh and if you like lots of onions as a filler this is for you. I'll pass. Take out. Can order on line for a ridiculous service charge.

Helpful?
Thank wish2travelm0re
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

A menu for Chen's Kitchen was left at our door (we live fairly close). We have driven by it many times, but never stopped. We were really missing out! We decided to read online reviews from several sites and they were very positive. We agree! The food is outstanding and reasonably priced. The portions are HUGE! The food is very... More 

Helpful?
Thank Smartgal16
Shawnee, Kansas
Level Contributor
93 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

No need for cooking when there are several restaurants 1/2 mile away! On recommendation, I went to Chen's Kitchen for carry out. It made two meals, but I cannot say it was great, rather bland and not my idea of good Chinese. Perhaps I hit on an off day... would probably try them again.

Helpful?
Thank ladybug512
SHAWNEE
Level Contributor
34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My daughter told me about Chen's Kitchen and the donut shop next door. I certainly have enjoyed each meal we have carried-out. Food is fresh, well prepared, delicious.

Helpful?
Thank NORBERT A
California
Level Contributor
37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

That's how I felt when I discovered this place. Chen's is both affordable and tasty. I've had Happy Family and shrimp and veggies - very ample servings (actually I'm stuffed from the serving as I write this!), deliciously prepared and bordering on "cheap" it was such a bargain. You call ahead and pick up 15-20 min in. The almond cookies... More 

Helpful?
Thank CultureSleuth
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

So glad we found this place! The food is great. It's fresh, tasty and they have all our favorites. The hot and sour soup is excellent. We have eaten here a couple of times and will be returning again soon.

Helpful?
Thank Natalie T
Shawnee, Kansas
Level Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Seriously, this is the best Chinese in Johnson County. The prices are reasonable, the food is amazing, and the people are friendly. The only gripe I have is that as the cost of meat has gone up, the portions of meat in the dishes have dropped.

Helpful?
Thank armyofun
Shawnee, Kansas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Not willing to pay $40+ for two entrees at Bo Ling's? This may be the answer. Chen's doesn't deliver and you won't want to eat in the cafteria-esque strip mall location, but if you want good carry-out Chinese food they have what you are looking for. You can feed a family of 5 for $40. Closed on TUESDAYS (random) but... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank ShanCann

Travelers who viewed Chen's Kitchen also viewed

 

Been to Chen's Kitchen? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7166 Renner Rd, Shawnee, KS 66217-9409
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Shawnee
  • Phone Number: 913-268-1668

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Chen's Kitchen staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?