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Green Bamboo Restaurant

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902 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-3457
Today
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food was good as were most of the servers

I used to eat there quite often but went once solo for the buffet and the woman at the cash register ignored me and answered four take out phone calls. The fifth call I grabbed the phone and said, "She will be with you in just a moment, I have been standing here patiently while she took 4 take... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
Sonja C
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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I used to eat there quite often but went once solo for the buffet and the woman at the cash register ignored me and answered four take out phone calls. The fifth call I grabbed the phone and said, "She will be with you in just a moment, I have been standing here patiently while she took 4 take out... More 

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I've been eating at this place for over 30 years. I consider it to be the best Chinese restaurant anywhere and I'm well traveled. I live an hour away and will drive those two hours round trip just to get to enjoy the delicious food there.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We frequent this establishment when we want delicious variety. My kid loves the fish tanks and they always place is right next to them. Food is reasonably priced and they are great with takeout.

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We are local and have been eating here once a week for over ten years. The food is great and reasonably priced. You can have it spicy hot or not. You can have it with fried rice or steamed rice. You can have it ala carte, or not. There is a terrific lunch buffet on Wednesdays and Sundays. The rest... More 

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Leitchfield, Kentucky
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Chinese is one of my favorites; Wednesday & Sunday lunch buffet brings out a crowd at the Green Bamboo. The wait was about 15 minutes on a recent visit; the honor system is used instead of a sign-in. There is no salad bar; very limited desserts are included. However, the buffet has many of your favorite dishes. Replenishing your plate... More 

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Mogadore, Ohio
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Went because of the reviews on this site. General Tso, vegetable egg roll, fried rice. When I ordered the general's the waiter immediately went and got a picture so I understood what I was getting. The chicken is in un-breaded white meat. Personally I like it without any breading. The spice level was not on the hot side. I liked... More 

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you love chinese food, then this is a wonderful place to eat. Staff are friendly, service is excellent, and the food is very good, with large portions. You can eat your fill & have food left over to take home for later. When I am in Elizabethtown, Ky & in the mood for chinese food, this is my "go... More 

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Fort Belvoir, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

It's was pretty good food. We would return for sure. My daughters kids portion was huge staff was very friendly and quick on refills.

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Auburn, Alabama
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64 reviews 64 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Ordered take out. It was worth the drive from our hotel by the interstate. Our meal was delicious and satisfying. Would recommend.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

I like Chinese but my husband doesn't. We thought he could order the BBQ ribs and some shrimp. Well, the ribs were tough, flavorless and dry and they didn't have any extra BBQ sauce to make them palatable. The shrimp was very crisp but no cocktail sauce to dip it in. I was happy with the Moo Goo Gai Pan... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 902 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: (270) 769-3457

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm

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